Presenting an in-depth look at the WAGS of the Australian cricket team. Who dated who and married who while who was dumped by whom that made off-field lives of cricketers from Down Under, all that more interesting. Note: Everything from here is either allegedly, rumoured to be or reportedly. We take no responsibility for break-ups, not directly anyway.
Shane Warne: We were trying to keep this about current crop of players but Warne and Elizabeth Hurley just cannot be ignored. Love has blossomed with every passing day between these two and Hurley (post Arun Nayyar of course) has taken Aussie hues as well as the former spinner has taken her charm.
Michael Clarke: Gossip magazines unofficially term Clarke as the romeo of Australian cricket. The skipper has a record list of beauties that would be the envy of most men, cricketers or not. He had a live-in with Erina Lea Connelly for 8 years before a split. He then got engaged to Australian fashion model Lara Bingle but called it off too. Is dating Kyly Boldly, a model-weathergirl and actress.
Ricky Ponting: We said allegedly/reportedly at the beginning but we can say surely that this former Australian skipper married long-time girlfriend Rianna Jennifer Cantor in 2002. He has credited her for his increased maturity, in the past and the two have two daughters - Emmy Charlotte and Matisse Ellie.
Shane Watson: Is unlikely to play against India but the all-rounder will have TV presenter Lee Furlong for company. Voted one of the hottest cricketers in Australia, Watson has an equally hot woman by his side for company.
David Warner: This aggressive batsman has an equally athletic girlfriend in Sarah Armitage. A water-polo player, Armitage has been with Warner for a considerable period of time now.
Simon Katich:Katich may be unsure of his cricketing future currently but his life took a definitive turn in 2006 when he married Georgie Willis. The two have a son named Xavier who was born in January 2011.
Mitchell Johnson: His mother called her bitchy and accused her of stealing her son. Mitchell though has been going strong with Jessica Bratich regardless of the hiccups. Bratich is a karate champion but that is just an additional, un-related piece of information.
Nathan Bracken: The pacer's relationship and consequent marriage to Haley Rich made lesser news than Haley Rich's 'nude-dress' during an awards ceremony. We here believe to each his, her and their own. After all, the two now have a child as well.
Doug Bollinger: He may be fighting hard to get a chance to bowl at the Indians but apparently the fight to woo Tegan Sutherland was not as tough. The two got engaged and married in 2008 and now have a daughter named Sky as well.
Peter Siddle: The fast-bowler reportedly gifted a diamond ring to girlfriend Katrina Quaine. Australian press suggests that the two otherwise keep a rather low-profile compared to some other, more flamboyant teammates.
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