Cricket players have always had a special relationship with the world of glamor. Love stories between beauties and cricketers are often heard. If someone’s love reaches the stage of marriage, then someone already ends.
But in the midst of all this, there have been some such cricketers, who became fathers even before marriage. The name of many legendary players comes in this very special list. An Indian player is also included. In today’s article, we will tell you about some legendary cricket players, who have become fathers before marriage.
Here is the list of those star cricket players, who have already become fathers before marriage.
1. Hardik Pandya
Star all-rounder Hardik Pandya is an Indian player who has become a father before marriage. Hardik got engaged to Bollywood actress Natasha Stankovic on 1 January 2020 in Dubai. Then after that on 30 July 2020, Hardik Pandya himself revealed that his girlfriend is pregnant and he is going to become a father. Natasha gave birth to a son. Whose name he named ‘Agastya’.
2. Joe Root
England Test team captain Joe Root is also included in the list of becoming a father without getting married. Root was dating his girlfriend Carry Cortell since 2014. The two got engaged in March 2016 before the T20 World cup. But before getting married, he had become a father. On 7 January 2017, Kortel gave birth to their son Alfred. After a few days, the couple tied the knot with each other.
3. David Warner
Australian batsman David Warner and his wife Candice Warner often share pictures with their children on social media. But let us tell you that Warner had already become a father before marriage. In 2014, David Warner’s girlfriend Candice gave birth to her first daughter. In the year 2015, David Warner married Candice. Warner has three daughters Ivy, Indy, and Isla.
4. Imran Khan
Imran Khan, the former Prime Minister of Pakistan and made the team the world champion of cricket under his captaincy, has also become a father before marriage. Imran was related to Sita White. Sita and Imran’s relationship started in 1987-88 and in 1991 both came closer. In 1992, a child was born to them. Who was told to be the child of Imran Khan. Although Imran had initially denied this, later on the DNA test it was proved that this child belonged to Imran Khan.
5. Vivian Richards
The relationship between Vivian Richards, the great all-rounder of the West Indies team on the 1980 tour of India, and Indian famous actor Neena Gupta had created a lot of discussions. The affair both lasted for a long time and both were also live-in. In 1989, Neena gave birth to a daughter, whose name is Masaba. Although Richards was already married. Richards also has 2 children with his wife.
6. Chris Gayle
Chris Gayle, who is often known as the Universe Boss, and is often a part of controversies, is also included in the list of players who become a father without getting married. In 2017, when the IPL was going on, during the same time his girlfriend Natasha Berridge gave birth to a daughter. After which both of them got married.