Bollywood and cricket have managed a good relationship with each other in recent past with some of the Cricketers been dating many actress. But if we go down a long way when it comes to link-ups between who have spent an happy lives too. There have been many affairs been talked between them but only a few have managed to glow up by a great deal over media curiosity.

Here are Top 5 cricketers with Royal Connections:

Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and Sharmila Tagore:

The love story of then India’s Captain MAK Patuadi and actress Sharmila in Delhi during shoot; thanks to their common friends. First time, Pataudi gifted a refrigerator to win her heart but which eventually failed. Finally his was succesful in making her as his partner when he sent roses and proposing, Sharmila agreed. However, their families still opposed the marriage but with enough presuration from the couple the parents had to agree.

Vivian Richards and Neena Gupta:

Sir Viv Richards and Indian actress, Neena Gupta have shared an unexposed relationship with each other even after the Legendary West Indian been married. They had shared a brief relationship, with the couple been blessed with a daughter named Masaba, who now lives with her mother at present.

Imran Khan and Zeenat Aman:

The dashing Pakistani All rounder and the Bollywood actress, Zeenat created some news for the media when they started date with each other. However, their affair was existed for a short span as Imran went on to marry a British citizen, Jemimah Khan.

Shane Warne and Elizabeth Hurley:

The Australian Legendary Spinner and British actress created a buzz over the media with their relationship. With Warne who divorced from his wife owing to his numerous affairs, Hurley cheated on her husband, Arun Nayar, to be with Warne. The Warne-Hurley couple were in a relationship for long time before some sources mentioned there is some misunderstanding between the two.

Harbhajan Singh and Geeta Basra:

The Indian Turbonator, Harbhajan Singh and the Punjabi actress, Geeta Basra have been dating for a quite long while though they never have been exposed in public over their relationship. However, the relationship of this couple might be end on a success note.