Sharmila Tagore and Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, Sangeeta Bijlani and Mohammad Azharuddin, Geeta Basra and Harbhajan Singh and most recently Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli – The bond between Bollywood and cricket is very old in India. With the popularity of the cricketers second to none in this cricket-obsessed nation, it seems not only the fans but also the actress are quite obsessed with the Indian players and the several relationship between the cricketers and the Bollywood stars are example of that.

Well, it looks like another cricket-Bollywood love story is on its way. India batting KL Rahul, fresh off his heroics for Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League, was recently captured alongside actress Nidhhi Agerwal.

The batsman and the ‘Munna Michael’ fame actress were spotted outside a famous restaurant in Bandra Corniche.

Here are some pictures of the two leaving the restaurant:

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Meanwhile, Rahul will be keen to replicate his IPL form for Team India. He was in red-hot form throughout the IPL.  He scored a staggering 659 runs in just 14 games at an average of almost 55. Those runs came at a stunning-rate of over 158. In the very first match, he had scored the fastest-ever fifty in the tournament’s history. The Karnataka star had opened his campaign with a 14-ball fifty against Delhi Daredevils.

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The right-handed batsman will be next seen in action in the upcoming one-off Test against Afghanistan. The game will start on June 14 in Bengaluru.