People are wondering about the reason behind Shikhar Dhawan’s divorce from Ayesha Mukherjee. Shikhar Dhawan & Ayesha Mukherjee always appeared happy together & it was evident through their social media posts & interviews. What happened suddenly that led them to take this step? To know more, let us bisect the events leading up to Shikhar Dhawan’s divorce.
What Do We Know So Far?
In 2009, Dhawan engaged Melbourne-based amateur boxer, Ayesha Mukherjee, and later he married her. Harbhajan Singh introduced Mukherjee to Dhawan. She is 12 years older than Dhawan and was already a mother of two daughters from her previous marriage. In December 2014, she gave birth to their son & named him Zoravar. Dhawan has also adopted Ayesha’s daughters from a previous marriage, Aliyah, and Rhea. Dhawan and Mukherjee ended their marriage in September 2021.
Well, much has not been revealed about the reason behind Shikhar Dhawan’s divorce, however, Ayesha Mukherjee has shared a long Instagram post, in which she has left some hints regarding her separation from the Indian cricketer.
While breaking the news of the divorce, she wrote a very long description regarding how she felt during her first divorce & what she is feeling now, but there is one thing that caught everyone’s attention. She wrote, “Divorce means choosing myself and not settling and sacrificing my own life for the sake of a marriage”
The above mention statement could be the reason behind Shikhar Dhawan’s divorce from Ayesha Mukherjee. This shows that the marriage between both was not working out, Considering the tight schedule of Shikhar Dhawan & his cricket life & Ayesha’s unfulfilled aspirations from their relationship, which may have ended their marriage.
On the other hand, if we talk about Shikhar Dhawan, a lot has not been revealed about the divorce from his side but in his latest post, he has given a clue about his current mental state after the divorce. He has written, “Recharged and refreshed” on his recent Instagram post
This statement shows that the divorce between the two was long overdue & it was a matter of time before they both made it public. Talking about Shikhar Dhawan, he is currently one of the best ODI openers in the world & he has recently been left out of the World T20 squad.