Jasprit Bumrah Gets Married To Sanjana Ganesan
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Jasprit Bumrah Gets Married To Sanjana Ganesan

India's Jasprit Bumrah in action during the 2019 ICC World Cup | AFP / Dibyangshu Sarkar
India's Jasprit Bumrah in action during the 2019 ICC World Cup | AFP / Dibyangshu Sarkar

Jasprit Bumrah ended all speculations as he got married to Sanjana Ganesan in Goa on Monday (March 15). After making fans speculate and being talked for days over which girl was the Indian pacer going to get married to, Jasprit Bumrah ended all speculations as he got married to Sanjana Ganesan in Goa on Monday (March 15).

Jasprit Bumrah with Sanjana Ganesan (Source: Bumrah Instagram)
Jasprit Bumrah with Sanjana Ganesan (Source: Bumrah Instagram)

Jasprit Bumrah Was Granted Leave For The 4th Test And 5 T20Is

Jasprit Bumrah had been granted leave by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) from the last Test and subsequent T20I series against England and there were reports in the media that the cricketer will get married to Sanjana Ganesan.

Jasprit Bumrah shared the news on Instagram with the caption, “Love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course. Steered by love, we have begun a new journey together. Today is one of the happiest days of our lives and we feel blessed to be able to share the news of our wedding and our joy with you. Jasprit & Sanjana.”

Jasprit Bumrah and Sanjana Ganesan could be seen donning attires in pink. The duo looks happy as they stare into each other’s eyes.

Jasprit Bumrah and Yuzvendra Chahal (Photo/BCCI)
Jasprit Bumrah and Yuzvendra Chahal (Photo/BCCI)

Bumrah’s Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Mumbai Indians (MI) too shared the news and wrote, “Bumrah bowled over by Sanjana. Here’s wishing love, laughter and a happily ever after for Bumrah and Sanjana Ganesan”.

The pacer and Sanjana Ganesan had kept numb about their relationship. Despite the news over them getting married, neither of the two spoke about the same. The wedding was a close-knit affair and was attended by the family and friends of the couple. Jasprit Bumrah was released by BCCI ahead of the 4th Test for personal reasons.

“Jasprit Bumrah made a request to BCCI to be released from India’s squad ahead of the fourth Test owing to personal reasons. Accordingly, the fast bowler has been released and he will not be available for selection for the fourth Test,” said the release. 

The Indian pacer was not added to the T20I squad for the England series and is unlikely to be part of the ODI series as well. Jasprit Bumrah, 27, a right-arm fast bowler, has played 19 Tests, 67 ODIs and 50 T20Is for India since making his international debut in 2016. He was, until Friday, India’s leading wicket-taker in T20Is only to be surpassed by Yuzvendra Chahal during the ongoing five-match T20I series against England.

Jasprit Bumrah Marries Sports Presenter Sanjana Ganesan

The 28-year-old Sanjana Ganesan is a sports presenter and TV host and had primarily worked on Cricket with Star Sports for the IPL, hosting and presenting various shows.

She made her TV debut with the popular reality show MTV Splitsvilla 7. Sanjana Ganesan had a brief modelling career before becoming a sports presenter. She participated in the ‘2012 Femina Style Diva’ fashion show. She also presented exclusive shows for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) named ‘The Knight Club’ where KKR fans get the opportunity to interact and talk about the team.

Jasprit Bumrah and Sanjana Ganesan
Jasprit Bumrah and Sanjana Ganesan. (Photo Source: Youtube/Star Sports)

Twitterati had gone crazy over Jasprit Bumrah’s wedding. A source from the BCCI had told ANI that Jasprit Bumrah was getting married soon and had taken a leave from the squad to prepare for the same. Soon after this news broke out, netizens jumped to speculate who the pacer would be tieing the knot with.

Many reports suggested that the bowler was reportedly getting married to South Indian actress Anupama Parameswaran. However, all those rumours were put to rest by her mother as she denied all the talks regarding her daughter’s marriage.

The mother of the actress quashed all the reports claiming that her daughter was getting married to the pacer. However, after that news died, news of the Indian fast bowler set to tie the knot with Sanjana Ganesan, on March 14-15 in Goa did the rounds.