NEW DELHI: Indian cricketers are busy playing their life matches, it seems. After Suresh Raina, Ajinkya Rahane and the most recent wed Dinesh Karthik, it is now time for Indian offspinner Harbhajan Singh to exchange the wedding vows. Yes, you read it right! 35-year-old Harbhajan is all set to tie the knot to his long time girlfriend, Bollywood actress Geeta Basra in October.
While the tentative date chosen for the big fat Punjabi ceremony is October 29, sources inform that the dates might change if Harbhajan is selected for the upcoming series against South Africa on home grounds.
Harbhajan’s cousin brother Gurpreeet Singh speaking about the upcoming marriage did not rule out the news and informed that the disclosure of the wedding will be officially made once the star cricketer is back in India.
The grand ceremony is scheduled to take place in Phagwara, located around 20 km from Jalandhar.
According to the reports, the wedding preparations and invitations will be finalized once Harbhajan In back from Sri Lanka where he is currently playing in the three match Test series in which India is trailing 0-1 and the second match is underway.
Harbhajan has been dating Bollywood diva Geeta Basra for several years now, however, the couple never acknowledged their relationship publicly.
Keeping in mind the profession of the celebrity couple, several movie stars and cricketers are expected to attend the gala event.