Nikita Vijay is an Indian casting artist and socialite who is best known as the wife of Indian professional cricketer and right-handed opening batsman Murali Vijay. She was previously married to another Indian cricketer Dinesh Karthik.
She works as a casting artist at the Mumbai-based 3D casting company, Impressions Forever, which creates hand and feet impressions for babies, couples and families with 3D technology. A mother of three beautiful children, she cherishes the fulfilling experience of making young parents happy with her casting work. During her third pregnancy, she appeared in a photoshoot for Amrita Samant, a maternity, newborn and child photographer based in Bangalore, with her son and her daughter. She is present on social media and can often be seen supporting her husband.
Nikita Vijay Early Life:
Nikita Vijay was born as Nikita Vanjara and is from the Indian city of Manor in the State of Maharastra. Her father’s name is Deepak Vanjara. She spent her childhood days in Kuwait. She later completed her higher education with a degree in commerce.
Nikita Vijay Divorces Dinesh Karthik:
Nikita Vijay’s father, Deepak, is said to be best friends with Krishna Kumar, the father of Indian cricketer Dinesh Karthik. As such, Nikita and Karthik had known each other since they were very young and later developed feelings for each other. The two families eventually decided to unite them in marriage when Karthik was just 21 years old. The marriage ceremony was hosted at a suburban hotel in Mumbai on May 02, 2007. It was a private affair attended by close relatives and friends.
Karthik’s teammates from the Indian team failed to attend the event as they were busy at the conditioning camp which was being held at Kolkata at the time before the upcoming tour of Bangladesh. A few days after his marriage, Karthik also joined the camp on its final day. The two remained married for seven years, during this time she made several appearances by his side. However, the couple quietly got divorced in 2012. Even though they did not have any children, she reportedly was pregnant at the time of the divorce.
Nikita Vijay Marries Murali Vijay:
Later in 2012, Nikita Vijay again tied the knot with Murali Vijay, Karthik’s teammate. He was from the Tamil Nadu state team and another national cricket player. It is believed that they first met during the 2012 IPL tournament while both the players represented different teams and played against each other. The two raised a number of eyebrows with their quick marriage the same year she divorced from her first husband, who was also Vijay’s friend. The next year, she gave birth to her first child, a boy named Nirav. A couple years later, they welcomed a daughter named Iva. Recently in October 2017, she gave birth to her third child. A boy, who was introduced to the world by his older brother Nirav via an Instagram post by their father Vijay.
|Real Name||Nikita Vanjara|
|Spouse/Ex||Murali Vijay (M. 2012), Dinesh Karthik (M. 2007–2012)|
|Children||Iva (Daugher), Naveen (Son), Nirav (Boy)|
|Born In||Manor, Palghar District, Maharastra|
|Date Of Birth||Dec 6, 1984|
|Height||-In Feet Inches - 5 feet 4 inches (approx) |
-In Meters - 1.63 m
-In Centimeters - 163 cm
|Weight||60 Kilograms, 132 lbs|
|Father Name||Deepak Vanjara|
|Favorite Actor||Salman Khan|
|Favorite Cricketer||MS Dhoni|
|Favorite Hobbies||Travellling, Shopping|