Cricketer Lakshmipathi Balaji tied the knot with city model Priya Thalur on Monday morning in a quiet ceremony in Chennai on 16th September 2013. Chennai’s cricketing brigade — including Murali Vijay, Subramaniam Badrinath and Anirudha Srikkanth — was present to congratulate the couple.
BCCI president-in-exile N Srinivasan also attend the wedding ceremony. It was his first public appearance in a long time after the IPL controversy.
Some film celebrities including “Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam” actor Sivakarthikeyan, Janani Iyer, Subhalekha Sudhakar, singer SP Sailaja, comedian Chinni Jayanth, director Vasanth and TV host Ramya among others, also attended the recepetion. The models and fashion designers also attend the ceremony.
Lakshmipathi Balaji, born 27 September 1981. He is a right arm fast medium bowler in Indian cricket team. Lakshmi Balaji became a member of the Indian cricket team in 2003.
He made his test debut against New Zealand at Ahmedabad in 2003. He was recognised after his performance in the 2004 India Pakistan series. He emerged as one of India’s leading fast bowlers. But after an injury, his international cricket career was put on hold. He made a good comeback in the first season of IPL in 2008, when he played for Chennai Super Kings.