Indian tennis star Mahesh Bhupathi and Bollywood beauty Lara Dutta are engaged. Their courtship has been in the news for sometime. Their wedding plans depend upon the divorce proceedings of Svetha Jaishankar, ex-wife of Mahesh.
In fact, Svetha blamed Lara Dutta for her failed marriage to Mahesh Bhupathi. The tennis star and the Bollywood actress were under the media scrutiny time and again, but they always maintained that they were just friends.
The engagement happened a month ago New York City where Mahesh was visiting for the US Open. Mahesh gave a ring that he designed himself to Lara to mark the engagement.