Wrestler Sakshi Malik tied the knot with fellow wrestler Satyawart Kadian in Rohtak on April 2.

The wedding ceremony was grand and attended by many well-known personalities, including Sushil Kumar, fellow wrestler and medalist of the 2008 Beijing and 2012 London Olympics.

Sakshi and Satyawart had got engaged in October last year.

Sakshi tweeted on Saturday:

The sports fraternity, including former India opener Virender Sehwag and badminton sensation Saina Nehwal, all took to Twitter to wish the wrestler couple.

Sehwag even apologized to them for not being able to make it to the ceremony:

Big smiles from Saina:

Gymnast Dipa Karmakar also wished the couple:

“We are from Rohtak. We met and bonded through our common love for wrestling. He’s very supportive. It’s a great feeling that we both are taking part in several competitions and are receiving accolades for the same, there couldn’t be a happier feeling than this. We often give tips to each other to improve our wrestling techniques,” Rio Olympics medallist Sakshi Malik had said earlier, reported by News18.

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