Dec 10 2016
It is wedding season for Indian cricketers; after star batsman tied the knot with actress Hazel Keech, it was the turn of fast-medium bowler Ishant Sharma to get married. He married Indian basketball player Pratima Singh in a grand wedding which was held at the Nottingham Hills farmhouse in Gurgaon on Friday night.
The wedding was attended by many celebrities, including M S Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh etc... His teammates were not able to attend the wedding as the team is playing against England in the fourth Test at Mumbai. Olympics bronze medallist wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt also attended the wedding.
The couple reportedly met in 2011 during Delhi's IGMA Basketball Association League, where Ishant was the chief guest.
Ishant and Pratima got engaged on June 18. Pratima, who comes from a sports family, is from Varanasi. Three of her sisters are also members of the national basketball team, her other sister is a basketball coach.