Ayesha Mukherjee is an amateur boxer and the wife of famous Indian Cricketer Shikhar Dhawan. She has interests in cricket and fitness apart from boxing, from her childhood days. Ayesha Mukherjee is a fitness freak who has a great concern about her fitness. she also helps her husband Shikhar Dhawan to maintain his physique. The couple Shikhar Dhawan and Ayesha Mukherjee were expected to appear in the wild card round of celebrity dance-based reality show, ‘Nach Baliye’, aired on Star Plus, which never happened.
Ayesha Mukherjee is fond of tattoos and has some tattoos on her body, one on her right bicep and the other one on the back. Ayesha was first married to an Australian based business-man and later got divorced mutually. It was then these star couple Ayesha Mukherjee Shikhar Dhawan got married.
Ayesha Mukherjee Wiki/Bio
(as in 2020) 45 Years
Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign
Date of Birth
27 August 1975
A bungalow in Delhi and Melbourne
Shikhar Dhawan (Cricketer)
Marital Status, Husband and Children
First Husband- Name Not Known (Divorced) Second Husband- Shikhar Dhawan (m. 2012-present)
30 October 2012
Zoravar (born in 2014, with Shikhar Dhawan) Rhea (with her first husband), Aliyah (with her first husband)
Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements
in centimeters- 165 cm in meters- 1.65 m in feet inches- 5’ 5”
in kilograms- 60 kg in pounds- 132 lbs
Extra Ordinary Features
Race / Ethnicity
Left biceps- Her daughter's name written "Rhea" & "Aliyah" Right biceps- Om symbol
On 29 December 2017, when her husband Shikhar Dhawan, along with Ayesha and their kids were traveling to Cape Town to play against South Africa, Ayesha and kids were stopped at Dubai airport from boarding the flight as they weren't having birth certificates for the kids.
Ayesha Mukherjee Family
Ayesha was born on 27th August 1975 into a middle-class family in India. Her father was a Bengali and her mother was of British descent. They both worked in an industrial plant in India but shifted to Australia after her birth. Ayesha completed her schooling and graduation in Australia. She has a religious mind and has very good command over Bengali and English languages.
Ayesha Mukherjee was born on 27th August 1975 in India. She is an Anglo Indian from a middle-class family where his father and mother share the same workplace. Her father is from India and her mother has a British descent. The parents of Ayesha Mukherjee then decided to move to Australia as soon as she was born. So she completed her schooling and graduation from Australia. Ayesha is fluent in Bengali and learned cooking from her father. And she loves cooking Indian dishes. Also, Ayesha is very religious.
Ayesha Mukherjee is first married to an Australian businessman and the couple leads a happy married life together for 10 years. The couple had two daughters, first daughter, Aliyah Dhawan, who was born in 2000 and their second daughter, Rhea Dhawan, was born in 2005. Both the Ayesha Mukherjee daughters Aliyah and Rhea were born in the Melbourne suburb of Narre Warren, Australia. In 2012, Ayesha Mukherjee First husband and Ayesha got divorced as their married life began facing problems.
After the divorce, both Aliyah Dhawan and Rhea Dhawan decided to stay back with their father. Later, one-day Shikhar Dhawan noticed her on Ayesha Mukherjee Facebook where Harbhajan was her mutual friend. Shikhar Dhawan sent a friend request to Ayesha and after her accepting it, both began having long chats which then turned into love. Shikhar Dhawan’s father showed less interest in their marriage as Ayesha Mukherjee’s age was three years elder to Shikhar Dhawan and also owing to her past life. It was Shikhar Dhawan’s mother Sunaina Dhawan who played a major role in their marriage which was held in 2012. The couple was then blessed by a male baby Zoravar Dhawan in 2014.
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Ayesha Mukherjee Personal Life
Ayesha is a trained kickboxer, which naturally categorizes her as a sports fanatic and fitness freak. She religiously follows a daily fitness regime and indulges in heavy workout sessions. She also enjoys cooking a variety of Indian dishes. She is very much fond of tattoos. She has an attractive tattoo of ‘OM’ inked on her right bicep and on her back. She also has a decorative tattoo on her left bicep and a large tattoo on her back.
Ayesha Mukherjee Net Worth
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Ayesha Mukherjee First Marriage
Ayesha was married to an Australian businessman. Their first daughter, Aliyah, was born in 2000 and their second daughter, the Rhea, was born in the year 2005. Both Aliyah and Rhea were born in the Melbourne suburb of Narre Warren, Australia.
Their married life was nice and smooth until they got separated because of some personal issues. The couple eventually got divorced in the year 2012. After the divorce, both Aliyah and Rhea decided to stay back with their father.
The Love Story of Ayesha Mukherjee & Shikhar Dhawan
Love knocked at Ayesha’s door once again when she met her then-future husband Shikhar Dhawan on the popular social networking site, Facebook. When Dhawan was browsing through the site, Ayesha’s pictures caught his attention. Impressed by her enchanting looks, he wanted to know more about her and hence started going through her profile. His teammate and friend Harbhajan Singh was a common friend and he eventually played the cupid.
Harbhajan introduced Ayesha to Shikhar and they both started chatting. As they got to know each other, they discovered that they shared a lot of interests. Like Ayesha, Shikhar too, loves tattoos, good food, swanky clothes, and physical fitness. These common interests brought them closer and in no time, they were head over heels in love with each other, despite the fact that Ayesha is ten years older than Shikhar.
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Shikhar Dhawan’s family members initially did not approve of his relationship with Ayesha. His father, Mahendra Pal Dhawan, did not support their marriage due to the huge age difference between Shikhar and Ayesha. Also, Ayesha was a divorcee with two daughters. But his mother, Sunaina Dhawan, favored their relationship.
After a lot of persuasions, the family finally gave their consent to the marriage. Ayesha and Shikhar got engaged in 2009. Shikhar had to postpone the wedding, for he wanted to cement his place in the Indian cricket team before tying the knot. Ayesha agreed on that as she wanted Shikhar to gel with her daughters before becoming their step-father. The couple eventually tied the knot on 30th October 2012.
Their wedding was a low key affair. They got married in accordance with the customs and rituals followed in a traditional Sikh wedding. Their wedding reception though was a grand affair and was attended by many cricketers and celebrities.
Ayesha and her two daughters proved to be very lucky for Shikhar as he displayed some remarkable performances post his wedding. He scored 5 ODI centuries in 2013, that too in just 28 matches. He also scored his fastest test hundred.
In 2014, Dhawan became a proud father as Ayesha gave birth to a baby boy, Zoravar Dhawan.
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Some Known Facts About Ayesha Mukherjee
Does Ayesha Mukherjee smoke?: No
Does Ayesha Mukherjee drink alcohol?: Not Known
Ayesha was born into a multicultural family to a Hindu-Bengali father, and a Christian-British mother.
Soon after her birth in India, her family moved to Australia.
She is a trained kickboxer.
Ayesha was introduced to Shikhar by their common friend Harbhajan Singh on Facebook. Later, they both got into a relationship and got married.
Shikhar’s parents were against their marriage initially, due to their age gap of 10 years.
She has 2 daughters with her first husband and 1 son with Shikhar Dhawan.
She is a gym freak.
In her spare time, she loves writing blogs on her page “aesha-dhawan.”
Who is the Shikhar Dhawan wife?
How did Shikhar Dhawan meet his wife?
Aesha Dhawan, a wife of Team India batsman Shikhar Dhawan, revealed where and how she met her husband during an episode of the TV program Miss Field. Shikhar Dhawan had tied the knot with Aesha in 2012.
Who married Dinesh Karthik's first wife?
Dinesh Karthik divorced his wife, Nikita while she was pregnant with a boy and soon after that Murali Vijay and Nikita married each other.
Is Shikhar Dhawan's wife Indian?
In 2012, Dhawan married his girlfriend of four years, Melbourne-based Ayesha Mukherjee, an amateur boxer. Mukherjee was introduced to Dhawan by Harbhajan Singh.