The world of fashion and glamour has been often been seen colliding with the world of sports across the globe. Our fit and toned sports stars tend to appeal to the sizzling beauties to such an extent that we keep on hearing of news about relationships and commitments between sports stars and models/actresses. Here are some of the most popular unions between these two ever-so-attractive worlds of awe:
David and Victoria Beckham
One of the most envied sport-glam couples across the world; Victoria and David Beckham are known as a power couple worldwide. David, a renowned football star from England and Victoria, a former member of the girls band, Spice girls came together to be a sparkling couple when their relationship came into the media light. The two married in the July of 1997 and have been going strong since then. The couple has been an inspiration for many others alike!
Nawab Ali Pataudi and Sharmila Tagore
We don’t have to plunge too deep in the depths of time to remember the union of Sharmila Tagore, the 1970’s Bollywood diva with cricketer and team captain Nawab Ali Pataudi. The romance among the two is said to have bloomed off-field and soon led to a lavish wedding and a love tale to be shared for ever more!
Mohammad Azharuddin and Sangeeta Bijlani
The former year Indian team captain Mohammed Azharuddin was attracted to the late 70’s and 80’s Bollywood starlet Sangeeta Bijlani so much that the two married despite all opposition from their families. However, the couple couldn’t stand strong for very long and got separated in the 90’s, a few years after their marriage.
Jeff Garcia and Carmella DeCesare
Yet another couple who kept the paparazzi on its toes for a long time, Jeff is a NFL player and Carmella is a gorgeous beauty to rule the world of limelight with her amazing photo shoots. However, the marriage between these two stars (2007) from varied galaxies didn’t lead to lightening as expected but resulted in an amazing union. The two have three children today and are an ideally happy family!
Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma
The Indian cricket team vice-captain and heart-throb Virat Kohli was already a star but got even more popularity due to the rumors about his relationship with Bollywood diva Anushka Sharma. Quite recently, the couple put all the rumors to rest when Virat blew a kiss to Anushka on scoring a ton. Virat is very open about their relationship, whereas Anushka likes to shun all media light about this each time.
Hank Baskett and Kendra Wilkinson
This union between a NFL star and a playboy magazine super model seemed to be under threat in the year 2010 after there were rumors about their separation after nearly a year of marriage. However, soon the false rumors sank down and the two managed to put their married life aboard again and are going strong today.
Tim and Elisabeth Hasselbeck
Another NFL quarterback who fell for a glamour queen is Tim Hasselbeck. He and Elisabeth met during a reality show and also co-hosted a television show together before getting married in July, 2002.
Lara Dutta and Mahesh Bhupathi
What can be a better union than that of a world beauty and a world-renowned Tennis player! None indeed! Mahesh Bhupathi and Lara Dutta, who had quite a stint in Bollywood after her glorious days on the ramp, married after being in a relationship for quite some time. The marriage for a perfect Christian ceremony where Lara looked stunning in her white-strapped gown. The two were blessed with a baby girl a few years after the wedding and are a happy family now!
Mike Comrie and Hillary Duff
Hillary Duff aka Lizzie McGuire came across Mike Comrie, the NHL star during one of his matches and the rest is a fairy tale. The two married in August 2010 and has been going strong since then despite all the controversies surrounding Hillary’s careers. Quite recently they have had the latest addition to their family in the form of their baby boy.
Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher
The well-known American Idol 4 winner Carrie Underwood came into the open with her relationship with Mike Fisher, the NFL player, in the early days of 2010. The couple soon married in the same year and are now a happy union alike many others in this list.
Apart from these, there are many other beauties who are or have been in relationship with sports stars; some of them being Geeta Basra (Harbhajan Singh), Kim Sharma (Yuvraj Singh), Shruti Hassan (Suresh Raina) and many more! Perhaps our sports stars are the real Greek Gods to our beauty queens which makes them so attractive to their eyes!