It was during Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech’s wedding last year that the rumours of another love affair between a cricketer and an actress started doing the rounds. And the couple in question was – Chak De girl Sagarika Ghatge and Zaheer Khan.
And Zaheer’s pictures with Sagarika during Yuvi’s wedding gave way to their blossoming relationship. Soon enough, the rumours of their link-up started doing the rounds.
Buzz has it that the two have been dating each other for last six months. Reportedly, the couple met through common friends and hit it off immediately. And rumours got stronger as Zaheer was seen during the screening of Sagarika’s film Irada in Mumbai. The former cricketer was accompanied by his friends Ashish Nehra and Ajit Agarkar. Moreover, Zaheer’s close friend Yuvraj also came with his wife Hazel to the film screening.
In a recent interview to Mid-Day, Sagarika opened up to her link-up rumours and said, “Let’s just say I am in a very happy space right now. I have never spoken about my personal relationships. In fact, I have never spoken about anything to the press. Personal space is not for discussion.”
Irada, which releases on February 17, also stars Arshad Warsi and Naseeruddin Shah. (Photos: Yogen Shah)
Text: India Today