Cricketers Who Become Parent before Marriage

International cricket players have a large fan base, as well as fame and money. When it comes to popularity, they are on equal level with any other actor. Even big stars and celebrities have close relationships with cricketers.

Every year, our star cricketers made headlines for a variety of reasons, some good and some bad. They receive nonstop coverage in the media when they score a hundred, claim a hat-trick, set massive records, and occasionally engage in high-energy worldly battles with their counterparts.

Some other reason they are in the news is that they are romancing and having affairs. Some even marry, while others end their relationships in the middle due to personal matters.

Crickets are frequently seen with their kids. We and seeing how cute a bond M.S. Dhoni, Kohli, Suresh Raina, Rohit Sharma, and other cricketers shared with their children. Pictures of these cricket players spoiling their children frequently continue to flow on social media, and fans can’t get enough of them.

Being a parent is one of the most lovely feeling in the world. A common man, a celebrity, or a cricketer, has an emotional bond with their children.

Do you know that many cricketers became parents before getting engaged? We have compiled a list of cricketers who became parents before marriage. Check out the following list:

Hardik Pandya

Hardik Pandya, an Indian cricketer, shocked the cricket world when he revealed his engagement to Natasa Stankovic, a Serbian model, and dancer, on January 1, 2020, and a few months later, on May 31, 2020, the cricketer officially confirmed that he and Natasa had married.

The couple welcomed the birth of their son Agastya Pandya two months after he revealed his marriage. However, there had been no news about their wedding even before to this official release. People continue to think that the baby was born before the couple married.

David Warner

Australian international cricketer and former captain David Warner’s name also appears on the lineup of cricket players who became parents before marrying. Warner seems to be very active on social media, and if you follow him there, you will know that he enjoys making reels for every famous song or trend with his three adorable daughters and lovely wife Candice Anne Warner.

The 33-year-old performer and his wife were not married when their first child Evie was born in September 2014, whereas the couple married in April 2015. The other two daughters were born after their marriage.

 

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Pat Cummins

Australian Test Captain Pat Cummins, who recently married his long-term lady friend and fiancee Becky Boston. The couple got married in 2020 and welcomed a son, Albon Boston Cummins, on October 8, 2022. On August 1, 2022, ten months after becoming parents, the couple married.

 

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Joe Root

Joe Root, a well-known cricketer and team captain of England’s ODI and Test teams, is also included on the list. Root was in a relationship with his long-term girlfriend Carrie Cotterell before marrying her in 2018. He proposed to her in 2016, and their first child, Alfred William, was brought into the world in January 2017, 23 months before they married. Isabella, their second child, was born on July 8, 2020.

 

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Vivian Richards

This other name on the list is West Indies great player Mr. Vivian Richards, who had an extramarital affair with Bollywood actress Neena Gupta in the mid-1980s that time he was already marriage.

During that time, their relationship was a hot topic in the news. When Neena was born to Viv’s daughter Masaba Gupta in 1989, the world was stunned. Gupta has chosen to raise her baby girl as a single mum because Viv was already married.

 

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