It’s official! India’s veteran batter KL Rahul is all set to tie the knot with his long-time girlfriend Athiya Shetty in January 2023. A source in BCCI confirmed the development. According to the BCCI source, after the conclusion of the India tour of New Zealand, the love birds will get married in a private ceremony in Maharashtra.
“KL informed me a few days back that he will marry Athiya next year. After that, a close family member from the girl’s side also told me the same. After the T20 World Cup, the team will go for a New Zealand tour and after this, the wedding will take place in Maharashtra,” said a BCCI source to ANI.
An entertainment news portal, Pinkvilla too reported about the marriage of KL Rahul & Athiya Shetty. According to Pinkvilla, the duo has decided to ditch luxurious hotels and have a ceremony in the presence of their near and dear ones at Suniel Shetty’s Bungalow ‘Jahaan’ in Khandala. However, no official confirmation of the venue has been given yet. But just the news of KL Rahul & Athiya Shetty’s marriage is more than enough for their fans.
KL Rahul & Athiya Shetty are truly ‘Made for Each Other’
KL Rahul & Athiya Shetty gives ‘couple goals’ to their fans & followers. The duo has been dating for more than three years & the actress has often accompanied Rahul on his overseas tours. Athiya Shetty’s father, famous Bollywood actor, Suneil Shetty has often confirmed their relationship publicly.
KL Rahul’s Stint in Asia Cup 2022
Currently, KL Rahul is playing for team India in the Asia Cup 2022 after recovering from COVID-19. However, he didn’t have a very good tournament as he could score just 63 runs in four innings, with his best score being a sluggish 36 off 39 balls against Hong Kong.
KL Rahul has made a comeback to the National Team after completing his rehabilitation for injuries & COVID-19 during India’s tour of Zimbabwe. He successfully led the Indian team during the Zimbabwe tour but failed to hit the mark with the bat.