Actor-model Sonam Bajwa refuted rumors of cricketer Shubman Gill dating her. She teased Shubman about a rumored girlfriend Sarah Ali Khan. Shubman is in the spotlight for destroying the first double century against New Zealand on Wednesday. After which a tweet surfaced online showing him shaking Sonam’s hand. This tweet provoked a lot of reactions from people. Sonam responded to this post with a ‘Sara’ tweet on social media. (Read also: Sara Ali Khan, Shubman Gill Spotted In Same Hotel And Flight Amid Dating Rumors; fans respond: ‘Bhai cricket pe dhyan de)
A user named “Xavier Uncle” shared a photo of Sonam with Shubman on Twitter. Both shook hands and smiled as they looked at each other. When sharing the post, the user wrote, “The reason behind Gill’s back-to-back hundreds.” One person commented on the photo and asked, “Ye waqie mai Sonam Bajwa hai (Is she Sonam Bajwa)?” Another person wrote, “Bajwa Supermacy.” Another fan commented, “Aag laga di bhai ne (The brother just killed it).”
Sonam re-shared the photo on her Twitter account, writing, “Ye Sara ka Sara jhoot hai (This is completely false).” She suggested that Sara Ali Khan had something to do with it. One person commented: “Epic reply xD” Another person wrote: “Ha ha ha lol.” Another person commented, “Itna SARA SARA uses kardiya, obviously ho raha hai (laughing emoji).” “IS(h)ara Samajlo (get the point).” Many people dropped smiling emojis on the tweet.
Shubman appeared on a talk show with Sonam in 2022 where she grilled him about his comparison to Sara Ali Khan. She asked him to name Bollywood’s strongest female actor. Shubman immediately responded, saying, “Sara!” Then the host asked him, “Are you going out with Sara?” To this, Shubman replied, “Maybe.” Sonam laughed and asked in Punjabi, “Sara da sara sach bolo please (please tell us the whole truth).” Shubman replied, ‘Sara da sara sach bol reyaan (I tell the whole truth). Maybe maybe not.”
In October 2022, the dating rumors were reignited after Sara and Shubman were clicked leaving the same hotel and later on the same flight.