Sachin met his wife Anjali for the first time when he was just 17 years old. Back then, Anjali wasn’t a great follower of cricket. The two met each other at the Mumbai Airport. While Sachin was returning from the England tour, Anjali had gone to pick up her mother. They both felt an instant connection at that time. Later, the duo slowly started seeing each other and shared a long-distance relationship before they got hitched in 1995. Notably, Anjali is 6 years older than her husband Sachin.
2. Shikhar Dhawan and Ayesha Mukherjee
Swashbuckling India opener Shrikar Dawan and his wife Ayesha Mukherjee also have a quite interesting love story. Ayesha had settled in Australia at quite a young age and had two children from her first marriage. It was Shikhar who stumbled upon her on Facebook.
Srikhar found that Ayesha was a mutual friend of within India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh.
After seeing Ayesha’s profile he was completely bowled over by her looks. The couple got engaged in 2009 before they tied the knot in 2012.
Notably, Ayesha is 10 years older than Shikhar.
3. Glenn McGrath and Sara Leonardi
5.Shoaib Akhtar and Rubab Khan
The former Pakistan cricketer is best known for his bold and fierce personality. He was rated as one of the deadliest pacers during his heydays. He is a man with a golden heart of the field which impressed Rubab Khan. The couple tied the knot in 2014 in a private wedding ceremony that was attended by their close friends and family. Notably, Rubab Khan is 18 years younger than Shoaib Akhtar.