Meet 7 Star Indian cricketers and their lovable sisters!
Indian cricketers often tend to dawn headlines. And when these star cricketers often make to the limelight, sisters of these cricketers are not far behind either. Take a look at Indian Cricketers and their gorgeous sisters.
1. Ravindra Jadeja’s sister Naina
Ravindra Jadeja lost his mother at the age of 17 and Naina filled the void in Jadeja’s life by being his mother. Naina began working at an early age and became a nurse to help the family. Her hard work really paid off when Jadeja made it to the Indian cricket team. Right now, he is living in Jamnagar.
2. Shikhar Dhawan’s sister Shreshta
Shikhar Dhawan is an Indian international cricketer. A left-handed opening batsman and occasional right-arm off break bowler, he plays for the India national team, and also for Delhi in domestic cricket and Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL. He has a younger sister whose name is Shreshta.
3. Virat Kohli’s sister Bhavna
Virat Kohli’s sister Bhawna is very close to her brother. The elder sister has meant a lot to Kohli, especially after losing his father at young age in 2006.
4. MS Dhoni’s sister Jayanti Gupta
MS Dhoni is an Indian cricketer who captained the Indian team in limited-overs formats from 2007 to 2016. Dhoni has a sister Jayanti Gupta who is very supportive to him. Paan Singh, MS Dhoni’s father, did not want his to waste his time on cricket and instead asked him to focus on his studies; a typical parental advice in every Indian household. But it was Dhoni’s sister, Jayanti and his mother who encouraged him to follow his passion.
5. Gautam Gambhir’s sister Ekta
Both Gambhir and his sister Ekta are like best friends. Everytime he’s disappointed, he looks up to Ekta to lift his spirits. Gambihir missed a Test against Sri Lanka in 2009 to attend Ekta’s wedding.
6. Sachin Tendulkar’s sister Savita
Savita is the half-sister of Sachin Tendulkar. At the time of the duos growing up years, it was Savita’s encouragement which sowed the initial seeds of Sachin’s iconic career.
7. Virendra Sehwag’s sister Anju Meherwal
Virender Sehwag has been always there for his sister, Anju Meherwal, whenever she needed him. During the Indian Premier League of 2012, Sehwag took out time to campaign for his sister in MCD election. And thanks to the star brother’s aura, Anju won the elections.