Happy Father's Day 2019: Star cricketers who are doting dads to their bundle of joy
Updated On : 16 Jun 2019,04:14 PM
In a country like India, where cricket rules the hearts of millions, netizens are waiting eagerly for the India vs Pakistan World Cup match scheduled to be held in Old Trafford, Manchester today i.e. June 16, 2019. Interestingly, the match coincides with Father's Day, boosting the energy and excitement to a new level. Social media is also flooded with a series of memes wondering if Pakistan will wish India on Father's Day, given to the fact that the country came out from India itself in August 1947 due to partition. While this equation between India and Pakistan has become a topic of mock and fun on social media platforms, here we bring you some of the star cricketers from both the countries who are fathers to some cute adorable kids.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni: Ziva Dhoni, born on February 6, 2015, is the apple of her father’s eyes. Dhoni may be the Captain Cool on the field; at the end of the day it is his daughter who holds all his attention. This doting dad shares her adorable pictures on his social media pages.
Rohit Sharma: The stylish opening batsman, who has become the hitman of the Indian cricket team, is a perfect example of an amazing father. Born on December 31, 2018, Samaira Sharma is Rohit's bundle of joy and has become a social media sensation just like her father. The Duo proves that nothing in the world can compare to a father- daughter bond.
Shikhar Dhawan: Dhawan's wife Ayesha Mukherjee has two daughters - Rhea and Aaliyah- from her previous marriage, who are well accepted by the cricketing gem. To make the family picture complete, the adorable couple gave birth to a son together in 2014 and named him Zoravar.
Shoaib Malik: The Pakistani cricketer, who is married to Indian tennis-star Sania Mirza, welcomed their baby boy Izhaan Mirza Malik in October 2018. Despite his jam packed schedule, most of Shoaib's personal moments, now a days, revolve around Izhaan which makes him a doting father.
Mohammad Hafeez: The opening batsman and handy off spin bowler of Pakistan is father to two sweet kids - Emaan Hafeez (Daughter) and Roshan Hafeez (Son). Hafeez is frequently seen sharing heart melting photographs of the munchkins and also share some really quality times on grounds in the sidelines of matches