It looks like Bollywood's love affair with cricket is not limited to the ongoing Indian Premier League.
Rather, the players seem to be besotted to tinseltown's heroines -- or is it the other way around? Recently, there were reports of Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni dating south Indian actress Lakshmi Rai.
According to the grapevine, the model-turned Tamil actress met Dhoni when he was leading the Chennai Super Kings in last year's IPL matches, and the two have become an item.
Of course, Rai denied the rumours.
Like Dhoni and Rai, there have been quite a few link-ups in the past. We take a look at some of the recent and most prominent ones: