Navjot Singh Sidhu
As a cricketer: Once called the strokeless wonder, Sidhu went on to score more than 7000 runs in both forms of the game. Also popular as a TV personality.
As a politician: BJP MP from Amritsar, had to resign after being found guilty of culpable homicide not amounting to murder. The Supreme Court stayed his conviction, clearing the way for Sidhu's return.