Star cricketer Yuvraj Singh’s wedding reception gave former captain Sourav Ganguly a chance to reunite with his Indian teammates from the golden era.
Yuvraj, who got married to Bollywood actress Hazel Keech on November 30 in Chandigarh, headed to Goa for the second round of celebrations. (Virender Sehwag’s ‘natural crown’ at Yuvraj Singh’s wedding reception).
While the Chandigarh wedding was an intimate affair as per the Sikh traditions and was attended by close family and friends, the Goa wedding was held according to Hindu rituals and was graced by prominent personalities, including India Test captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood star Anushka Sharma.
The latest and the last installment of the gala celebrations was a lavish reception party held on Wednesday evening in Delhi. (Indian cricket’s prince charming, Yuvraj Singh marries actress Hazel Keech)
The party had an impressive guest list, including eminent personalities from the field of cricket and politics.It is also worth mentioning that most of that crop of cricketers had a lot of admiration for Ganguly – the leader who helped the team scale new heights.
Ganguly, who captained India from 2000-05, led the team to the final of the 2003 World Cup. His five-year reign also saw India shedding the tag of ‘tigers at home, lamb abroad’.Ganguly, who is now the boss of Cricket Association of England, led India in 49 ODIs and 147 Tests, winning 21 and 76, respectively.