The Indian Premier League has been a tremendous success in the sports world. Thanks to the glamour it provides, the IPL is watched by millions worldwide.
While hardcore cricket lovers get to enjoy mind-boggling matches, the casual fans get to watch their favorite superstars (Shahrukh Khan, Preity Zinta, Juhi Chawla, etc) cheering for their respective franchise.
The IPL provides a glimpse of player’s personal lives as they often travel to different cities along with their wives and girlfriends.
Since cricketers are no short than celebrities in India, the wives and girlfriends of these cricketers enjoy the spotlight as well.
Today we are going to talk about the wives and girlfriends of an IPL franchise full of young blood- the Delhi Capitals. Read on to find our list of DC players wives and girlfriends…
Wives of DC players | DC players Wives and Girlfriends List
Let us explore the list gorgeous wives of DC players in our DC players wives list:
|1.||Rishabh Pant||Isha Negi|
|2.||Marcus Stoinis||Stephanie Muller|
|3.||Shimron Hetmyer||Umrao Nirvani|
|4.||Shikhar Dhawan||Ayesha Mukherjee (Recently Divorced)|
|5.||Prithvi Shaw||Prachi Sharma|
|6.||Ishant Sharma||Pratima Singh|
|7.||Steve Smith||Danielle Willis|
|8.||Tom Curran||Tatiana Sharpe|
|9.||Ajinkya Rahane||Radhika Dhopavkar|
|10.||Anrich Nortje||Micaela Kleu|
|11.||R. Ashwin||Prithi Narayan|
|12.||Sam Billings||Sarah Cantlay|
|13.||Chris Woakes||Ben Dwarshius|
|14.||Ben Dwarshuis||Courtney Bridge|
|15.||Umesh Yadav||Tanya Wadhwa|
1. Rishabh Pant Girlfriend – Isha Negi
The current captain of the DC franchise, Rishabh Pant has been dating his college friend Isha Negi for more than five years.
The Indian wicket-keeper batsman announced his relationship on Instagram after completing a successful Test series in Australia in 2019.
An interior designer by profession, Isha was born and brought up in an upper-middle-class Rajput family in Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
Isha did her schooling at the Convent of Jesus and Mary (CMJ School) in Dehradun. She then completed her BA in English (Hons.) from Noida’s Amity University due to her interest in English literature.
Rishabh Pant’s girlfriend recently launched a new business venture called Isha’s Closet. The company is said to provide fashion and styling recommendations to clients.
Unlike many of Pant’s counterparts, he has officially declared his relationship with Isha and the two are often seen together, expressing their love on Instagram.
Read More: Rishabh Pant Net Worth
2. Marcus Stoinis Wife – Stephanie Muller
Marcus Stoinis has been in a long-term relationship with girlfriend Stephanie Muller. Neither of them has confirmed their relationship. However, Stoinis has been sharing photos with her on the internet since 2013.
Some media outlets even say that Stoinis is married to his GF but the duo has been incredibly private about their personal lives.
Both of them are quite active on social media and regularly post and comment on each other’s photos.
3. Shimron Hetmyer Wife – Umrao Nirvani
Next up on our list of wives of DC players is Umrao Nirvani. Umrao is the fiance of Delhi Capital’s hard-hitter Shimron Hetmyer.
Umrao and Hetmyer have always been open about their relationship and constantly show their affection towards one another on Instagram.
Hetmyer has been dating Umrao since childhood and has been dating ever since. On Christmas day 2019, Hetmyer asked his GF Umrao to marry her and now the couple has been engaged!
Read More: Shimron Hetmyer Net Worth 2022
4. Shikhar Dhawan Wife – Ayesha Mukherjee (Recently Divorced)
Shikhar Dhawan’s ex-wife Ayesha Mukherjee, is an Anglo-Indian born in West Bengal.
She was 8 years old when Ayesha’s family moved to Australia. Ayesha is a sports fan and a professional kickboxer.
Shikhar Dhawan’s wife Ayesha Mukherjee was first married to an Australian Businessman and had 2 daughters (Aliyah and Rhea) with him.
Shikhar met his wife while scrolling Facebook! He stumbled upon Ayesha’s pictures on Facebook and found out that his fellow cricketer, Harbhajan Singh was a mutual friend between Shikhar and Ayesha on Facebook.
He then sent her a friend request and they soon developed a friendship which translated into love. Dhawan and Ayesha then got engaged in 2009 and married in 2012.
It’s interesting to note that Ayesha Mukherjee is 10 years elder than Shikhar. In 2014, Ayesha and Shikhar welcomed their first child and named their son Zoravar Dhawan.
Unfortunately, the couple recently got divorced after their 8 years of marriage. On 6th September’21, Ayesha broke the news of her divorce from Shikhar Dhawan on her Instagram.
Read More: Shikhar Dhawan Net Worth
5. Prithvi Shaw Girlfriend Prachi Singh (rumored)
The opener of Delhi Capitals, Prithvi Shaw is said to have a girlfriend named Prachi Singh. Prachi is an actress and has been part of the TV show called Udaan in 2014 which was aired on Colors channel.
Prithvi Shaw’s girlfriend Prachi was always interested in dancing and acting from an early age. Her Instagram is filled with belly dancing videos. She lives in Mumbai and has two siblings, an elder sister, and a younger brother.
The duo first caught the eye of the public when both of them commented and replied to each other’s posts on Instagram before the beginning of IPL 2020. Prachi even shared Prithvi Shaw’s pictures on her stories for special wishes.
Born on 22 July 1995, Prachi is 25 years old, 4 years older than her rumored bf Prithvi Shaw.
Prachi did her schooling at The Cathedral & John Connon School, Mumbai, and went to the H.R. College of Commerce and Economics, for higher education.
She started her career as a model and has participated in various modeling and dancing events before getting her big break in the TV show Udaan.
6. Ishant Sharma Wife – Pratima Singh
Ishant Sharma’s wife, Pratima Singh, is a former member of the Indian women’s national basketball team.
She comes from a family of sports players as her sisters are either have played or are still playing for the national basketball team:
- Priyanka Singh (a National Institute of Sports Basketball Coach)
- Divya Singh (Currently Coach of U16 Indian Men Basketball Team)
- Prashanti Singh (Current captain of India women’s national basketball team)
- Akanksha Singh (Currently a member of India women’s national basketball team)
Hailing from Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, Ishant Sharma’s wife has won a ton of ‘best player’ and ‘top scorer of the tournament’ awards at the national level.
Ishant met his wife Pratima in 2011 when he was invited as the chief guest at Delhi’s IGMA Basketball Association League, organized by Ishant’s friend and Pratima’s sister.
Ishant admits that it was love at first sight for him. The duo got married on December 9th, 2016.
7. Steve Smith Wife – Danielle Willis
Danielle Willis is then the wife of the Australian legend, Steve Smith. This beautiful Australian lady is a professional swimmer and water polo player.
She is a graduate of Law and Commerce from Macquarie University, Sydney. Born on 17th January 1991, the Australian beauty is 227 years old.
The duo had been dating for a whole decade before they tied the knot in 2018! Steve Smith Wife Dami Willis currently works as an Attorney.
8. Tom Curran Gf – Tatiana Sharpe
Tom Curran’s girlfriend’s name is Tatiana Sharpe. Tatiana is a socialist entrepreneur and the author of the book ‘The Lonely Tiger’.
She is also the CEO of ‘Global Impact Network’, an organization and app that helps make sustainable development across the world.
9. Ajinkya Rahane Wife – Radhika Dhopavkar
Radhika Dhopavkar is the wife of Ajinkya Rahane, the middle-order batsman for the Delhi Capitals.
Born and raised in Mumbai, Radhika is a housewife and the mother of a beautiful daughter.
Rahane and Radhika have known each other since childhood. While growing up, the two lived in the same residential complex in Mulund. Later on, Rahane’s sister and Radhika attended the same college.
Rahane often used to meet Radhika in the college complex and they soon started dating.
The duo tied the knot in 2014 and had their first child in 2019.
10. Anrich Nortje Girlfriend – Micaela Kleu
A teacher by profession, Micaela Kleu is Anrich Nortje’s Girlfriend. The duo got engaged in 2019 and will soon be getting married.
11. R. Ashwin Wife – Prithi Narayanan
Prithi Narayanan is the wife of Ravichandra Ashwin, the leading spinner for the Delhi Capitals.
Prithi has completed her engineering from SSN College of Engineering and Technology, Chennai, and is currently a successful entrepreneur.
A trained classical dancer, Prithi used to run marathons and likes to stay fit and healthy.
Ashwin and Prithi attended the same school, Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan School, in Chennai. Later, the two even attended the same college.
In November 2011, the pair tied the knot. Ashwin and Prithi have two daughters, Akhira and Aadhya, who were born in 2015 and 2016.
12. Sam Billings Girlfriend – Sarah Cantlay
The perfect combination of beauty with brains, Sarah Cantlay is DC player Sam billings girlfriend.
A graduate with a major in psychology, Sarah is also a tennis player and has won several awards.
Sarah and Sam are seen sharing tons of pics and expressing their affection for each other online.
13. Chris Woakes Wife – Amie Louise Woakes
Amie Louise Woakes is the wife of DC all-rounder Chris Woakes. The duo has done a great job in keeping their relationship private and doesn’t seem to like the media attention.
The duo had a beautiful daughter in October 2020 and named her Evie Louise Woakes.
14. Ben Dwarshuis Girlfriend – Courtney Bridge
Courtney Bridge is the girlfriend of DC bowler Ben Dwarshuis. Not much is known about their relationship.
A fun fact is that Ben Dwarshuis once shaved off his famous mustache but his girlfriend Courtney urged him to bring him back!
15. Umesh Yadav Wife – Tanya Wadhwa
Next up on our list of wives of DC players is Tanya Wadhwa, the wife of DC fast bowler Umesh Yadav.
Tanya is a fashion design graduate and is currently pursuing a career in the same field. Tanya and Umesh met at a party after an IPL match when she was still in college.
They were introduced by a common friend and later started dating. After dating for 3 years, the duo tied the knot on 29 May 2013 at Hotel Centre Point in Nagpur.
The couple got blessed with an adorable baby girl, on January 1, 2021.
Read More: Umesh Yadav Net Worth
Wives of DC Players: Conclusion
It’s intriguing to see the lives of cricketers behind the scenes. It makes them more human, especially in a country like India where cricketers are seen as gods.
We hope you enjoyed our list of DC player’s wives. Feel free to share this list with a Delhi Capital fan!
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