MUMBAI: With the T20 format of cricketing gaining momentum,
the country's film celebrities are all set to launch
their own version of T20, Celebrity Cricket League T20
event, to begin in the last week of January, will have
teams from Bollywood, Kollywood, Sandalwood, Mollywood
and Tollywood pitching in.
Bollywood team, owned by actor-producer Sohail Khan,
will have Suniel Shetty as its captain and Salman Khan
as its icon player. Other members of the team will soon
Kollywood cricket team will have actor Abbas as the
captain and the team will have the likes of Madhavan,
Arya, Bharath, Jayam Ravi, Jiiva, Shanthnoo, Jai, Atharva,
Vikranth and Nanda. Either Suriya or Vijay will be the
icon player of the team.
far as the Sandalwood side goes, Sudeep will captain
the team while Puneet Rajkumar will be its brand icon.
and Mollywood are yet to announce their teams.