Former Team India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni celebrated wife Sakshi's birthday with Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Malik and wife Sania Mirza. Pictures of Sakshi’s birthday were being circulated online and in one of the pictures Indian tennis player Sania Mirza and Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Malik were seen getting an image clicked with the couple. Sania shared the picture from Sakshi’s birthday on her Instagram account.
Dhoni was recently in UAE for his commitments with Chennai Super Kings (CSK) for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season. With the COVID-19 still rampant across India, the veteran cricketer and his family chose to celebrate the occasion in the Middle East with his family than back home in Ranchi. After spending the lockdown in India at her home in Hyderabad, Mirza flew to Dubai to be with her husband Shoaib Malik. With Dhoni retiring and Shoaib being overlooked by Pak selectors for the tour of New Zealand, the two cricketers opted to spend some time together with their families away from the hustle and bustle of India and Pakistan.