Being in the spotlight comes with its own benefits and problems. Though being a celebrity showers him/her with publicity and fame, it also demands him/her to stay well-groomed and look perfect at all times. This is a huge challenge for all celebrities and cricketers are no exception. It’s a no brainer situation that, cricketers; like all other people also have to deal with issues like hair loss. Even though they follow strict diets and workout regimens and are a lot more active than the general population, it is very common for the cricketers to face such a situation. Their hectic working hours, territorial stress and constant exposure to dirt in the fields make them vulnerable to hair loss.
Receding hairlines is a problem faced by men across the world and this hasn’t escaped cricketers as well. However, in order to maintain their image in media and look younger than their age, many cricketers have taken the bold step to undergo hair transplant surgeries and look better than ever. Here are top 10 cricketers who have undergone hair transplants successfully:
1. Shane Warne
This Australian leg-spin bowler has never been shy from the media about his hair loss. So even when he opted for a hair transplant, he was extremely open about it and this gave many men an inspiration to go ahead with hair graft. It also got him his love Liz Hurley and this was an added benefit of his surgery.
2. Sourav Ganguly
The team captain started showing signs of stress soon after his captaincy and his messy hair started becoming bald in the middle. This Kolkata star soon resorted to hair transplant and regained his confidence along with his female fan following.
3. Virendra Sehwag
This star’s image of being Nawab of Najafgarh was getting affected by his receding hairline. The Indian opener got himself a great transformation with a hair transplant and it did really bring him crowning glory with lots of appreciation for his new look.
4. Gautam Gambhir
This left-handed opening batsman has been quite open about the stressful life of being a cricketer and has commented in media how cricket gave him everything but took away his hair. After a few years in the cricketing industry, he underwent a hair transplant surgery and got back his handsome looks and female fans as well.
5. Doug Bollinger
This Australian pace sensation was completely bald before he decided to transform his look and get a new confidence with a non-surgical skin graft for his hair.
6. Martin Crowe
This New Zealand cricket legend has benefitted from the wonderful technology of hair transplants and he has also been a brand ambassador for hair transplant clinics.
7. Rana Naveed Hassan
This 36 year old Pakistani all-rounder had lost all his hair before he opted for a hair transplant. The cricketer now has healthier hair while maintaining his image as the death bowler!
8. Michael Vaughan
This English captain and retired cricketer chose a £10,000 hair transplant surgery where he got a strand-by-strand replacement, which was truly successful.
9. Graham Gooch
He was one of the best international batsman of his times. This former England cricketer was going bald from his forehead and opted for a great hair transplant to bring back his excellent looks and confidence.
10. Jacques Kallis
After Shane Warne, this Australian spinner also went forward with a strand-by-strand treatment for hair transplant. His girlfriend was thrilled with the decision and said that he had gained back his youthful look.
These cricketers are an inspiration to men in India who are considering a hair transplant surgery. The change can boost your confidence, enhance your relationships and enrich your career as well!