Karnataka leg-spinner Shreyas Gopal tied the knot on Wednesday (November 24) with his long-time girlfriend Nikitha. He shared pictures of the wedding on his social media account.
"24.11.2021 ❤️ @nikithashiv #NikisaidYas," posted Shreyas on his official Instagram account. He plays for Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and the franchise congratulated him, along with his IPL teammates.
"Not just another wedding post. Smiling faceBouquet Congratulations, @ShreyasGopal19 & Nikitha! Growing heart #RoyalsFamily | #NikkisaidYas," tweeted RR.
England batter Jos Buttler and South Africa's spinner Tabraiz Shamsi posted their best wishes for the newly wedded couple. "Congratulations guys❤️," wrote Buttler, while Shamsi commented, "Congrats boy!! Wish you two all the happiness in the world @shreyasg0519 ????".
All-rounder Krunal Pandya's wife Pankhuri Sharma Pandya and India's ex-fielding coach R Sridhar also dropped a comment on Shreyas' wedding pictures.
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Shreyas got to play only three matches in IPL 2021 and he went wicketless in all the matches.
Overall, the leggie has played 48 matches in IPL and picked up 48 wickets with an average of 26.00 and strike rate of 19.39. His most successful season was IPL 2019 when he bagged 20 wickets at an average of 17.35.