The cricketer got engaged to Priyanka on Wednesday. According to sources, the duo will tie the knot in a posh hotel in the national capital. [Suresh Raina to get married in Delhi's Leela Palace today]
Meanwhile, sources claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav may attend the marriage ceremony to bless the new bride and groom. However, there were no confirmation yet.
While Virat Kohli and his actress girlfriend Anushka Sharma attended the engagement function in Ghaziabad on Wednesday, cricketer Umesh Yadav confirmed that he will attend the marriage function. [Exclusive: Suresh Raina-Priyanka Chaudhary's roka ceremony (in pics)]
It is learnt that Priyanka and Raina's friendship dates back to their childhood days. Priyanka is presently working with a bank in The Netherlands.
Here are a few images of Raina and Priyanka:
Suresh Raina is busy for last minute preparations
Raina has been running here and there at the 11th hour.
The cricketer was busy in playing ICC World Cup 2015 in Australia and did not get time to concentrate on marriage preparations.
Now, he has been quoted as saying, "I'm making up for lost time. There is so much to do; I'm still getting the fittings of my various outfits done for all the wedding functions."
Suresh Raina's childhood sweetheart -- Priyanka
She has completed her BTech Krishna Institute of Engineering and Technology (KIET), Ghaziabad.
She is the youngest daughter of her parents. They are basically from Baraut, UP. However, the family currently is based in Meerut.
Priyanka may leave her job in Netherlands
After marriage Priyanka may leave her job and may settle with her husband in India.
Currently, she is working with a bank in Netherlands. She had worked in Bengaluru during the beginning of her career.
Raina was absent during Roka ceremony
Suresh Raina was not present when their roka ceremony was held in India.
The cricketer was busy in playing ICC World Cup 2015 in Australia.
He returned to India with his team members after the defeat in semi-final against Australia.
Priyanka is a sweet girl, says Suresh Raina
While asked about Priyanka, Raina was very reluctant to speak about his bride.
However, he graciously accepted the fact that his wife-to-be "is very sweet".