Cricket and Bollywood have gone hands to hands in India with several Indian cricketers dating Bollywood actresses to later cheat them of getting cheated by them. The Dinesh Karthik-Murali Vijay saga is a great example in Indian cricketing when the Indian teammates literally went down to war over their wives.
More recently Mohammed Shami‘s wife Hasin Jahan alleged the cricketer of domestic violence and also accused him of cheating her as well. Shami was banned from playing for the national team till finally he was proven not guilty after a probe ordered by the Supreme Court of India.
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Indian cricket has eventually seen many such examples where the cricketer has cheated his wife or has gotten cheated himself. However, very few have been brought t public light and not much has been spoken about the controversies revolving around it.
Similar has been the case in world cricket as well. Several reputed superstars have been alleged to be involved in secret relationships and cheating on their wives and girlfriends. The practice is more prevalent in the west than in India and examples of such kind are continuing to evolve and flourish.
In this article, we take a look at 10 cricketers who have cheated on their wives or got cheated on themselves.
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10 Players Who Cheated On Their Wives
1) Viv Richards
The Indian cricketing fans are quite aware of the short-lived love story between the great Antiguan, Viv Richards, and Bollywood legend Neena Gupta. The two also have a daughter, now renowned fashion designer, Masaba Gupta. Richards and Neena were never married though, and that’s because the former was already a married man.
With his wife Miriam, he has a couple of children, and he chose to stay loyal to his wife. Although he initially refused to let Masaba know that he was his father, he later reconciled.