Shikhar Dhawan Wife Ayesha Mukherjee Biography, Wiki, Age, Divorce, Net Worth & More | Who Is Ayesha Mukherjee? Bio

Who is Ayesha Mukherjee?

Ayesha Mukherjee is an amateur boxer and the wife of famous Indian cricketer, Shikhar Dhawan. Raised in Australia, Ayesha is half-Bengali and half-British. She often visits Australia and then quickly flies back to India, for she has to take care of her two daughters from her first marriage, who live down under.

An athlete by profession, Ayesha makes sure she stays fit and also helps Dhawan in maintaining a strong physique, which he makes use of while representing India and other teams on a cricket field. According to some reports, she might make a wildcard entry into the celebrity dance-based reality show, ‘Nach Baliye’, aired on Star Plus.

Shikhar Dhawan Wife, Ayesha Mukherjee part ways after 8 years of marriage

Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan and his wife Ayesha Mukherjee have parted ways after eight years of marriage.

A day ahead of India’s T20 World Cup team announcement, Delhi Capitals and India opener Shikhar Dhawan have suffered a personal blow. His wife Ayesha Mukherjee (also known as Aesha Mukerji) has shared that the couple has gone separate ways after completing their divorce after almost 9 years.

Shikhar Dhawan married the Melbourne-based boxer, Ayesha Mukherjee, in 2012 and adopted her two daughters from her previous marriage. The couple has a son named Zoravar. Ayesha Mukherjee broke the news on her new Instagram page named ‘Aesha Mukerji’ on Tuesday. Sources in the know of developments confirmed the news to ANI.

It should be noted that Ayesha Dhawan’s profile has been deleted and there has been no mention of Shikhar Dhawan on the new profile under Aesha Mukerji’s name. However, the India opener hasn’t confirmed or denied the reports.

It comes as a terrible emotional blow for Shikhar Dhawan, whose fate in the T20 World Cup squad hangs in a balance. Despite performing excellently in the IPL, he had an average campaign in the Sri Lanka series, in which he led the side. With Prithvi Shaw and KL Rahul in excellent form, his chances of making it to the squad is in question.

Currently, Shikhar Dhawan is in UAE with the Delhi Capitals squad where he has begun practice ahead of IPL 2021 Phase 2.

Ayesha Mukherjee Biography, Wiki

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 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 graduated 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, the first daughter, Aliyah Dhawan, who was born in 2000, and their second daughter, Rhea Dhawan, who 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 than 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.

Real NameAyesha Mukherjee
Other NameAesha Dhawan
ProfessionFormer Kickboxer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters– 165 cm
in meters– 1.65 m
in feet inches– 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms– 60 kg
in pounds– 132 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)32-28-32
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth27 August 1975
Age (as in 2017)42 Years
Birth PlaceIndia
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
CasteBrahmin (Kulin)
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
AddressA bungalow in Delhi and Melbourne
HobbiesTravelling, Blogging
Tattoo(s)Left biceps– Her daughters’ names written “Rhea” & “Aliyah”
Right biceps– Om symbol
ControversyOn 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.
Girls, Affairs & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affair/BoyfriendShikhar Dhawan (Cricketer)
Marriage Date30 October 2012
Marriage PlaceVasant Kunj, New Delhi
Husband/SpouseFirst Husband– Name Not Known (Divorced)
Second Husband– Shikhar Dhawan (m. 2012-present)
ChildrenSon– Zoravar (born in 2014, with Shikhar Dhawan)
Daughters– Rhea (with her first husband), Aliyah (with her first husband)
ParentsFather– Name Not Known
Mother– Name Not Known
SiblingNot Known
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodIndian cuisine
Money Factor
Net Worth (approx.)₹75 crore

Ayesha Mukherjee First Marriage

Ayesha was married to an Australian businessman. Their first daughter, Aliyah, was born in 2000 and their second daughter, 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.

Shikhar Dhawan and Ayesha Mukherjee Love Story

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.

Ayesha Mukherjee Personal Life

Ayesha Mukherjee 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

Ayesha Mukherjee’s estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & much more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Ayesha Mukherjee in 2020?

Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)₹75 crore
Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)Under Review
Annual SalaryUnder Review
Income SourceFormer Kickboxer

Noted, Currently, We don’t have enough information about Cars, Monthly/Yearly Salary, etc. We will update you soon.

Some Interesting 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.
  • In her spare time, she loves writing blogs on her page “aesha-dhawan.”

Ayesha Mukherjee FAQ’s

Who is Ayesha Mukherjee?

Ayesha Mukherjee is an amateur boxer and the wife of famous Indian cricketer, Shikhar Dhawan. Raised in Australia, Ayesha is half-Bengali and half-British.

Who is Ayesha Mukherjee’s husband?

Ayesha Mukherjee is the wife of Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan.

What is Ayesha Mukherjee’s net worth?

Ayesha Mukherjee’s net worth is around 75 Crore INR.


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