Pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar set to tie knot with fiance Nupur

ANI | Updated: Nov 23, 2017 13:01 IST

New Delhi [India], November 23 (ANI): Indian speedster Bhuvneshwar Kumar is all set to marry fiance Nupur Nagar on Thursday.

The 27-year-old, who has taken some time off from the ongoing Sri Lanka Test Series, announced his wedding date in a video posted by fellow player Shikhar Dhawan.

His Sunrisers Hyderabad teammate Dhawan teased the pacer for joining the 'married cricketers club'.

Dhawan posted the video on Instagram and wrote, "Lo ji ban gya ek aur joru ka ghulam @BhuviOfficial ..????Wish you a very happy married life bro."

Lo ji ban gya ek aur joru ka ghulam @imbhuvi ..????Wish you a very happy married life bro..??????

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Kumar's marriage celebrations had started days back and some videos of his mehndi ceremony were also released by his fan clubs.

The right-arm bowler, who got engaged in a ceremony in Greater Noida on October 24, will tie the knot with Nupur in Meerut.

Bhuvneshwar's wedding reception is expected to be held in Bulandshahar on November 26 and on November 30 in New Delhi.

Bhuvneshwar, who is considered one of the best death bowlers in India, grabbed four wickets each in the two innings of the first Test against Sri Lanka and was named man-of-the-match for bowling India to the brink of victory. (ANI)