India’s fast bowler Ishant Sharma got engaged to Indian basketball star Pratima Singh on Sunday. Ishant and Pratima have represented the nation at the highest level with much success, and they have been friends for some time and formally extended their relationship to a higher level earlier today. Pratima Singh, who started playing Basketball in 2003 for Uttar Pradesh, plays for India women’s national team. While Ishant is one of India’s best fast bowlers in Test cricket.
Ishant Sharma got engaged to Indian basketball player Pratima Singh in New Delhi on Sunday.
Hours after Ishant shared the photo of his engagement on social media, teammate Rohit Sharma, who recently tied the knot with his long-time girlfriend Ritika Sajdeh.
Rohit Sharma congratulated Ishant while making a tongue-in-cheek remark.
“Welcome to the club @ImIshant congratulations you two. Lekin aaj ke din toh baal katva leta bhai.”
Rohit Sharma wrote on his twitter handle.
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) June 19, 2016
Ishant Sharma became the latest Indian cricketer to get engaged as he exchanged rings with Pratima Singh in a private ceremony.