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Former Indian cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin:

Indian skipper Mohammad Azharuddin arriving for a batting practice in Dhaka Stadium 13 January 1998 ahead of first India-Pakistan encounter of the tri-nation Silver Jubilee Independence Cup Cricket. Azhar will equal the world record of 273 one-day international appearances of Australian Allan Border when he plays Sunday’s decisive last game of the three-match final against Pakistan. AFP PHOTO (Photo by Mufti MUNIR / AFP) (Photo credit should read MUFTI MUNIR/AFP via Getty Images)

Mohammad Azharuddin was one of the finest batsmen that India has ever produced. He was the most successful captain of the Indian Cricket Team until the arrival of Sourav Ganguly. He led a very controversial life outside the cricket field.


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In 1987 Indian cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin got married to Naureen but, later, he began an extramarital affair with the then Bollywood diva Sangeeta Bijlani, due to which he had to divorce his first wife Naureen Azharuddin. Then, Mohammed Azharuddin and Sangeeta Bijlani got married in 1996.

Other affairs:

But, after a sufficient amount of time, rumours started flowing about Mohammed Azharuddin and Jwala Gutta’s affair. The cricketing sensation and the badminton star always denied their extra-marital affair.

After some amount of time, Sangeeta Bijalani and Mohammad Azharuddin parted ways in 2010. Many still believe that the primary reason for divorce was the strong rumours of Mohammad Azharuddin having an extramarital affair with the badminton star.

Naureen Azharuddin and Mohammad Azharuddin:

About Naureen Azharuddin:

Mohammad Azharuddin wife Naureen Azharuddin was conceived in 1971 in Hyderabad. Mohammad Azharuddin wife Naureen is a basic and present-day disapproved of a little girl by her dad and mom. 


Besides, Mohammad Azharuddin’s life partner finished her bachelor’s and graduate degrees from Bengaluru. She worked in community schools as an instructor as well. 

Marriage and Kids:

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Azhar and Naureen married in a Muslim service in 1987. Moreover, the pair shared two children are Asaduddin and Ayazuddin. Ms. Azharuddin’s more youthful child Ayaz passed on in the street mishap in 2011. A grievous mishap happened with his Suzuki GSX-1000 bicycle.

Besides, Ayaz concentrated in St. Mary College, Secunderabad. Asaduddin is a hopeful cricketer and chosen in the Goa Ranji group in 2018. 


Be that as it may, Mohammad Azharuddin wife Naureen separated from her significant other in 1996. Azhar took part in an extramarital entanglement with Bollywood entertainer Sangeeta Bijlani. In any case, he wedded Sangeeta in 1996 and separated in 2010.

Sangeeta Bijlani and Mohammad Azharuddin:

About Sangeeta Bijlani:

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Mohammad Azharuddin wife Sangeeta was born on 9 July 1960 in Mumbai in a Sindhi family. She is an Indian former Bollywood actress and Miss India winner in 1980. She started her Bollywood career with a lead role in Qatil in 1988 and was one of the three female leads in the multi-starrer blockbuster action film Tridev (1989). 

Mohammad Azharuddin wife Sangeeta began her demonstrating vocation at 16 years old. She proceeded to do numerous ads including promotions of Nirma and Ponds’ cleanser. Mohammad Azharuddin wife Sangeeta got her well-known name “Bijli” from her modelling days.

Mohammad Azharuddin wife – Sangeeta BijlaniCareer:

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Her biggest success came in 1980 when she was crowned as Miss India. She also went on to represent India in the Miss Universe competition and also won the Best Costume award in the pageant that was held in Seoul, South Korea. Interestingly, she was designed by her mother Poonam Bijalani in the competition.

Mohammad Azharuddin wife Sangeeta Bijlani was spotted by director Rajiv Rai while on the ramp in a fashion show, who persuaded her to join Bollywood. She made her Bollywood debut in 1987 with Qatil, with Aditya Pancholi and afterwards proceeded to do blockbusters like Tridev, Hathyar, Jurm, Yodha, Yugandhar, Izzat and Lakshman Rekha. She did a bilingual in Hindi and Kannada with well-known south star Vishnu Vardhan.

Mohammad Azharuddin wife Sangeeta was assigned by the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress classification for Jurm opposite Vinod Khanna and was coordinated by Mahesh Bhatt and scripted by Salim Khan. She has worked with eminent chiefs like Mahesh Bhatt, Mukul Anand, J.P. Dutta, Rahul Rawail and N. Chandra.

After success on the big screen, she also came on to the small screen in the mid-1990s. Sangeeta made her small-screen debut with Chandni – “a tale of power, revenge and love” in early 1996 opposite actor Shahbaz Khan. She also went on to produce the popular comedy serial Hasna Mat, with Kader Khan on Star Plus and Kinarey Milte Nahi on Zee TV.

Sangeeta and Salman Khan started dating each other in 1986 when they were still modelling and their relationship lasted 10 years.

Mohammad Azharuddin wife – Sangeeta Bijlani Controversy:

Mohammad Azharuddin, the Former Indian cricket skipper, was engaged with a dubious circle of drama during the 1990s, which based on his then-spouse Naureen and Bollywood entertainer Sangeeta Bijlani. Naureen and Mohammad Azharuddin got hitched in 1987, and they have two children together. Notwithstanding, their marriage come upon a difficult situation in the mid 1990s when tales began to circle that Azharuddin was engaging in extramarital relations with Sangeeta Bijlani.

In 1996, Mohammad Azharuddin separated from Naureen and wedded Sangeeta Bijlani, which made a media free for all and started contention. Naureen blamed Azharuddin for having an extramarital Affair with Bijlani and recorded an instance of infidelity against him. The case was subsequently privately addressed any remaining issues, and Azharuddin paid a settlement add up to Naureen.

The debate encompassing Mohammad Azharuddin’s relationship with Sangeeta Bijlani kept on tormenting him for a long time. In 2000, he was blamed for match-fixing, and there were charges that Sangeeta Bijlani was engaged with the outrage. In any case, there was no proof to help these cases, and Azharuddin denied any association in match-fixing. At last, the Indian cricket board prohibited Azharuddin from cricket forever, however the boycott was lifted in 2012.

Meeting with Azhar:


Mohammed Azharuddin and Sangeeta Bijalani met in an ad shoot in 1995 when Azharuddin was married with 2 kids but as described by him, it was love at first sight for both of them. Later Azhar and Sangeeta decided to get married in 1996 as Naureen and Azhar parted ways.

On 14 November 1996, Sangeeta married cricketer Mohammed Azharuddin at a star-studded reception at the Taj Mahal Hotel attended by the Bollywood and cricket family in Mumbai. Mohammed Azharuddin and Sangeeta Bijalani did not have any children between them.


 The marriage ended in divorce in 2010, reportedly due to Azhar’s alleged affair with badminton player Jwala Gutta, which was denied by the player.

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