Sakshi Dhoni – The woman behind the Champion’s Legacy

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From living in different cities to the stands of the Indian Cricket Team, love does make you go places. Or should we say destiny? Such is the story of our First Lady Captain Mrs Sakshi Dhoni, Indian Cricket Team Captain M S Dhoni’s wife.

Knowing about Little Sakshi

On 19th November, 1988 the Rawat family was blessed with a daughter in Guwahati, after which Mr R.K. Rawat& wife Sheila (Sakshi’s parents) decided to move to Ranchi. Sakshi studied at DAV Shyamali School in Ranchi, and later the Welham Girls School in Dehradun. Dehradun was the hometown of her grandfather. She went on to complete her graduation in Hotel Management from a Hotel Management Institute in Aurangabad. Later on, she had done her training at Taj Bengal’s front office in Kolkata, India.

Hobbies & Interests

Apart from cheering for her husband from the stands and constantly being in controversies in the media, Sakshi Dhoni loves spending time with her pet dog Zara, listening to music, watching action movies and American reality shows. She also takes part in various social and charity activities. Currently, she also runs an NGO.

How Destiny Worked Its Way

Sakshi and Dhoni both not only share the same birth date but also the same place of childhood i.e. Ranchi. But wait. The coincidences don’t stop here. They also went to the same school and it is believed their parents were good friends which gave the two love toddlers to spend a lot of time together. Pursuing their individual career goals separately, they once again met at Taj, Kolkata where Sakshi was training and Dhoni and the team were staying during their match with Pakistan at the Eden Gardens.

Strange isn’t it?

After their first meeting, both were love struck and started dating each other in since 2008. Sakshi in her simple and chirpy ways of being clean bowled our captain.

Tying the Knot with Indian Skipper – Mahendra Singh Dhoni

After many efforts from Dhoni, and dating for two years, the two tied the knot on 4th July, 2010 in a private ceremony with close friends and family. After this, Sakshi Rawat came into the limelight to be known as Dhoni wife and the reason for a lot of heartbreaks.

Sakshi Dhoni is known to be a best friend and companion to Dhoni standing and supporting him in the good as well as bad times. She turned out to be Dhoni’s lucky charm or the reason for the Champions legacy, as his career sky rocketed and he became the second Skipper of India to lift the Cricket World Cup for India in 2011.

Queen of Controversies

Sakshi Dhoni became the centre of controversies right from the start as the girl who was seen with Dhoni. There was a lot of gossip about how the couple met and their significant 7 years age gap to Sakshi Dhoni’s college life and past love history. She was also in the news after being spotted smoking on camera in a party.

Well, that is the life of Dhoni wife who was recently blessed with a baby girl named Ziva. Now, let us see how lady luck works in life of Harbhajan Singh and Rohit Sharma, who recently got married to Geeta Basra and Ritika Sajdeh respectively.