Do you ever look at a couple with a huge age difference and think how did they get together?
You must have heard the saying that age is just a number. For the people who love each other, age doesn't really matter. And it is not just age but money, society, caste, color... none of this matters, take it for a common man or a celebrity.
And this is what I have in the basket for you all today. Here are some cricket players who without paying attention to the big age difference, decided to marry the person they loved the most. You will be shocked to know that some share a difference of 10 years while some of 19 years.
So, let's see which cricket stars are on the list. Let's begin with the all-time favorite Dhoni.
The star bowler of Indian cricket team Irfan Pathan married Saudi Arabian model Safa Baig in February 2016.
This couple has a big age difference...
Irfan is 10 years older than Safa. While Irfan is 32 years old, his wife is 22.
The opening batsman of Indian cricket team, Shikhar Dhawan married Ayesha Mukherjee in 2012. This adorable couple met each other on Facebook.
Shikhar is around 10 years older than Ayesha and still the compatibility the couple shares is commendable.
Keep reading to know about other cricket stars who share a huge age difference with their wives.
Well known as Rawalpindi Express, former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar married Rubab Khan on 25 June 2014.
The age gap between this couple is...
Where Shoaib Akhtar is 42 years old, whereas his wife is just 23. But together they look too adorable.
A former Indian cricketer and a former captain, widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all time, Sachin Tendulkar started his love story on 1990 with Anjali Tendulkar. The couple got married in 1995.
He is quite younger than his wife.
The age gap between the couple is 6 years. Where Sachin is 44 years old, his wife is 49.
Dinesh Karthik was married to Nikita Vanjara, but the couple got divorced. On 18 August 2015, Dinesh married Indian squash player Dipika Pallikal Karthik.
Dipika is 6 years younger than her hubby Karthik. Where Deepika is 26, Karthik is 32.
Glenn's first wife, Jane Louise died, aged 42, on 22 June 2008 from complications following cancer surgery. During the 2009 Indian Premier League, Glenn McGrath met Sara Leonardi, an interior designer and got married in Cronulla on 18 November 2010.
McGrath is 12 years older than his second wife as he is 47 and Sara is 35.
Wasim Akram is a living cricket legend and rightly known as the 'Sultan of Swing'. Akram married Huma Mufti in 1995. Huma died of multiple organ failures at Apollo Hospital in Chennai. On 7 July 2013, it was reported that Akram got engaged to an Australian woman, Shaniera Thompson.
Wasim is 17 years older than his second wife Shaniera as he is 51 and his wife is 34.
Though these couples have a big age difference, they still prove to be among the best couples we know.
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