The quiet any shy legend, Rahul Dravid turns 43 today and we just can’t help get nostalgic. The star cricketer and his wife Dr. Vijetha Pendharkar have been absolutely private and have seldom made public appearances.
The couple have been married for 13 years and have two children together. The cricketer shocked his fans and broke the hearts of millions of girls across the country when he announced that he was getting married. Theirs is a love story which sound super easy and adorable.
The couple has been friends since childhood as their parents were close family friends. Rahul was on the peak of his career and Vijetha is a surgeon. Many friends of the couple say, when Vijetha was in Nagpur, Rahul would come ad visit her quite often.
Rahul fell in love with Vijetha when they met as kids in a family get together. The former instantly developed a liking for the future doctor. Not many know that though Rahul is from Indore, he is Maharashtrian and the love marriage turned arranged as the parents agreed for their union.
Rahul and Vijetha tied the knot on 4th May 2003 and their wedding was strictly a no-media affair. As he celebrates his birthday, we wish him a happy year ahead!