India's tennis icon Sania Mirza's wedding created a brouhaha in India. During her marriage to Pakistan's Shoaib Malik, the latter was accused of marrying a Hyderabadi girl earlier.
Soon the issue gained steam, and after a lot of persuasion and mediation, the nikah was held.
Azhar-Jwala Gutta affair
Rumours of an affair between former India captain Mohd. Azharuddin and badminton star Jwala Gutta gained momentum during the Badminton Association of India elections.
The media came up with stories that Azhar gifted Jwala a BMW which the former denied. Some even said the former cricketer was interested in badminton because of Jwala.