Shikhar Dhawan's ex-wife Aesha Mukerji was abused at a young age; check out her journey

By Lokmat English Desk | Published: September 8, 2021 11:43 AM2021-09-08T11:43:08+5:302021-09-08T11:43:08+5:30


Indian cricket team opener Shikhar Dhawan and his wife Ayesha Mukherjee have reportedly divorced. This information has been given by Ayesha Mukherjee herself in an emotional post. Shikhar Dhawan and Ayesha were married in 2012. In 2014, both of them had a son. But after 9 years of marriage, their decision has come as a big shock to everyone.

Born on 27 August 1975 in India, Ayesha has dual citizenship. Her father was Bengali and her mother was British. While working together in Bengal, they fell in love got married. After the birth of Ayesha, they settled in Australia.

Ayesha is a professional kick boxer and so she knows the importance of fitness. Ayesha also helped Shikhar Dhawan to maintain his fitness. Dhawan is 10 years younger than Ayesha. Ayesha was previously married to an Australian businessman. They both have two daughters. After breaking up with him, Ayesha came in contact with Shikhar Dhawan through Facebook. The two fell in love and got married. They also have a son, Zorawar. Dhawan also gave his name to Ayesha's two daughters.

Ayesha always appears in a sports look. She has loved sports since childhood. In an interview, she revealed that she had been physically abused as a child. For her, it is a scary memory. But like other girls, instead of forgetting , Ayesha decided to strengthen herself and stepped on the playground. Ayesha played cricket football. But after winning many awards in kick boxing, she chose this as her profession.

I THOUGHT DIVORCE WAS A DIRTY WORD UNTIL I BECAME A 2 TIME DIVORCEE. Funny how words can have such powerful meanings and associations. I experienced this first hand as a divorcee. The first time I went through a divorce I was soooooooo fu@kn scared. I felt like I had failed and I was doing something so wrong at that time, wrote Ayesha in her Instagram post.⠀

I felt as if I had let everyone down and even felt selfish. I felt that I was letting my parents down, I felt that I was letting my children down and even to some extent I felt as if I was letting God down. Divorce was such a dirty word, she added.

Shikhar Dhawan has not yet given any official information about this. Nor did he respond. Earlier, it was reported that Shikhar Dhawan and Ayesha unfollowed each other on Instagram. Not only that, Ayesha had deleted all the photos of Shikhar Dhawan from her feed.