Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli remind us of Sharmila Tagore and Tiger Pataudi. Here’s how

Anushka Sharma-Virat Kohli and Sharmila Tagore-Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi.Anushka Sharma-Virat Kohli and Sharmila Tagore-Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi. Both Anushka Sharma-Virat Kohli and Sharmila Tagore-Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi got married in their 20’s.

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli are a latest ones to join a list of Bollywood-meets-cricket couples. While their hush-hush Italian matrimony gave us all sorts of goals, it also came as a shocker to many. The nuptial really shunned those who believed that a two, being during a tip of their game, competence not even be critical about their relationship, leave alone restraining a tangle during such a connection of life and career. But, they did! And it incited out to be a many darling matrimony withdrawal their supporters in finish astonishment and deliberation of holding a thrust too.

So, what creates ‘Virushka’ opposite from other new actress-cricketer couples? Well, a lot many things. But they really give us a deja-vu of another energy integrate who’ve been there and finished that (maybe a lot some-more than that!) – Sharmila Tagore and Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi.

Sharmila Tagore and Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi.Sharmila Tagore and Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi. Sharmila Tagor and Nawab of Pataudi met during a cricket compare in New Delhi in 1965.

Making a comparison between these dual couples would be unfair. But then, what Anushka and Virat did was on identical lines. To start with, both have taught us that fairytale adore stories do exist. Both were in their 20s when they chose marriage. Tiger Pataudi was a youngest captain of a Indian cricket group approach behind in 1965 when he met a rising star Sharmila by common friends in New Delhi. Pataudi’s naivet� about films lead to both of them assembly as common people.

Cut to Virushka – while one is a blue-eyed child of Indian cricket, a other is one of a excellent actresses today. The dual met during a TVC fire in 2013 and strike off immediately, apropos ‘good friends’ and shortly fueling dating rumours. But for both a couples, there was initial attraction, though their adore story did not start overnight.

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli.Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli. Virushka met during a fire of a shampoo code in 2013.

For a maestro couple, a hastily stately had to do a lot of courtship to stir a Bollywood princess. The Nawab of Pataudi attempted all over a camber of subsequent 4 years, from promulgation gifts to roses and even a fridge to win a Bengali beauty. In box of Virat-Anushka, while they began being speckled together, things took a spin in 2014 when Virat did not join his patrol after returning from their South Africa tour, instead headed to Anushka’s unit from a Mumbai airport.

This was followed by Anushka fasten Virat a same year during his New Zealand debate and them being seen strolling a city hand-in-hand. For both a couples, they somewhere knew that cupid had struck though they refused to accept it publicly. Anushka even referred to Virat as a ‘friend’ on Koffee With Karan.

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli.Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli. Virat Kohli’s drifting lick roughly positive his attribute with Anushka Sharma.

While a Nawab began doing a rounds of Sharmila’s films sets, Virat did a same when he gave Anushka a warn revisit during a sharpened of Bombay Velvet in Sri Lanka followed by withdrawal his IPL array in a center to be with his lady on her 26th birthday in Udaipur where she was shooting. He done his attribute kind of central when he blew a drifting lick to Anushka who was sitting in a stand, after completing his half-century opposite Sri Lanka in 2014.

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Virushka done their initial central red-carpet entrance together during a Vogue Beauty Awards in 2015. At opposite points, a dual supposed their adore too. While Virat said, “Whatever is there is out in a open, we have zero to hide”, Anushka followed it with, “We are not stealing anything. We are being dual normal immature people in a relationship.” It is pronounced that once, even Sharmila left her fire mid to contend goodbye to Pataudi during Ahmedabad airport.

Sharmila Tagore and Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi.Sharmila Tagore and Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi. Sharmila Tagore converted to Islam and took on a name Ayesha Sultana to marry Tiger Pataudi.

Both a couples also faced difficulty due to identical reasons. In 1967, when Sharmila and Pataudi began dating, Sharmila seemed in a bikini in An Evening In Paris, withdrawal many unhappy. In 2014, Virat reportedly had a quarrel with Anushka when she did a risque photoshoot for a men’s repository cover. The dual finished adult interruption ways usually to get behind again soon. While Pataudi stood by Sharmila’s confidant career decisions, Virat too shielded Anushka when she was trolled for his bad opening in a matches.

Sharmila Tagore in An Evening In Paris.Sharmila Tagore in An Evening In Paris. Sharmila Tagore was a initial womanlike actor of her times to wear a bikini in her film An Evening In Paris.

In a past, marrying someone with a film or cricket credentials wasn’t deliberate fast or long-term. And hence people weren’t awaiting joining from Pataudi and Sharmila. For Virushka, both have usually seen an upswing in their careers in past few years. While Virat went on to turn a Indian skipper, Anushka delivered some good films and even set-up her possess prolongation banner. All these 4 stars were during a rise of their careers and hence a nuptial was usually out of question. But usually like Pataudi and Sharmila, who astounded a world, Anushka and Virat too gave it to those who weren’t certain about them. Both a couples tied a tangle in a many stately manner.

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli.Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli. Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli had also seemed in a TVC for a matrimony collection.

The Pataudis apparently had a stately nuptial, Virushka too chose an Italian stately review for their end wedding. The former’s matrimony manuscript was what dream marriages are done of. And so was that of Anushka and Virat’s.

While Sharmila took a mangle from Bollywood quickly usually to get behind soon, Anushka will be returning to her film’s sets in January. The lady fitness lucky both a cricketers too. While Tiger Pataudi came to be described as “India’s biggest cricket captain”, Virat is already one of a world’s many famous athletes as ranked by ESPN and one of a many profitable contestant brands by Forbes. Post marriage, Sharmila’s career usually saw an upswing. And gripping in perspective Anushka’s arriving Pari, Sui Dhaaga and Aanand L Rai’s untitled film, a entrance year will usually give a boost to her career.

While these dual couples could never avert a hide-and-seek with paparazzi, we wish Virushka also turn a iconic and many desired Bollywood-cricket integrate usually like Nawab of Pataudi and Sharmila Tagore.

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