Apr 24 2016
Cricketer Irfan Pathan has married Safa Baig, a 21-year-old Saudi Arabian model in a private ceremony at Jeddah on February 4.
According to reports, the nikah ceremony held at Haram Shareef in Mecca was attended only by close family. A dinner was later arranged at Hotel Trident in Jeddah.
Irfan and Safa have been in a relationship for a couple of years. They met in Dubai some years ago and became close. They had apparently got engaged three months
ago, but the family had kept their relationship and engagement a closely guarded secret.Safa, who is a model, is currently employed at a PR firm in Jeddah.
She is the daughter of Mirza Farooq Baig and is also known as a self-taught nail artist.According to reports, Irfan is expected to throw a grand ceremony at the Laxmi Vilas Palace in his hometown Vadodara, Gujarat, in March.