There have been such players in the cricket world, whose children have chosen cricket or other sports as their profession. Yuvraj Singh, Rohan Gavaskar, Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, Shaun Pollock, Mohinder Amarnath… don’t know how many such names are filled in world cricket. But among all these, there have been some star cricketers, whose children have adopted the glamor world instead of choosing the world of sports.
In the cricket world, the children of many legendary cricketers chose a different path from their father. The children of these players did not make a name for themselves in cricket or any other sport. These children of star cricketers chose their world of on-field glamour. In the glamor world, the children of cricket stars have made a name for themselves in acting, modeling, direction and fashion designing in different ways. So let’s know about the children of superstar cricketers, who made a name for themselves in the glamor world. (News18 Hindi)
Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi: Former Indian cricket team captain and star cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi’s son Saif Ali Khan and daughter Soha Ali Khan chose their mother’s path. Saif and Soha went into the film world like their mother Sharmila Tagore. Both Saif and Soha are big names in the Bollywood world. (Sakpataudi/Instagram)
Sandeep Patil: Mumbai cricketer Sandeep took entry in Team India in 1980 against Pakistan. His contribution to Indian cricket during his playing days was immense. Sandeep Patil holds the record of hitting 4 sixes in an over. However, Sandeep Patil’s son Chirag did not choose his father’s profession. Chirag Patil is making his name in the acting world. Chirag is a famous Marathi actor. Chirag played the character of his father Sandeep Patil in the Bollywood film 83. (Chirag Patil/Instagram)
Kapil Dev: Amiya Dev, daughter of former Indian captain Kapil Dev, who won India the first ODI World Cup in 1983, has also stepped into the film industry. Amiya made her Bollywood debut with Ranveer Singh starrer ’83. Amiya has worked as an assistant director in the film 83. Kapil Dev’s daughter has made her first step in Bollywood as an assistant director. (Kapil Dev/Instagram)
Bishan Singh Bedi: Former Indian cricketer Bishan Singh was also known as the magician of spin. Angad Bedi, son of Bishan Singh Bedi, who brought many successes to India in Australia and West Indies, made his debut in the world of cricket, but could not progress beyond the Under-19 level. Angad started modeling during college days and then stepped into the world of acting. (Angad Bedi/Instagram)
Sachin Tendulkar: Arjun Tendulkar, son of master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, is carrying forward his father’s legacy. Arjun is playing in domestic cricket and IPL, but Sachin Tendulkar’s daughter Sara Tendulkar has stepped into the modeling world. Sara Tendulkar is studying medicine in London, but at the same time she is also making her way into the glamor world through modeling. (Sara Tendulkar/Instagram)
Vivian Richards: Masaba Gupta, daughter of West Indies legend Vivian Richards and Bollywood actress Neena Gupta, started her career with fashion designing. However, Masaba stepped into the acting world in 2020 with ‘Masaba Masaba’. Masaba did not choose the world of sports like her father and chose the glamor world like her mother. (Masaba Gupta/Instagram)