Bollywood celebrities and Indian cricketers play football for charity
Virat Kohli Foundation joined hands with Abhishek Bachchan’s Playing for Humanity for a charity football match, which took place at the Mumbai Football Arena, Andheri Sports Complex, on Saturday.
Amitabh Bachchan and (right) Aditya Thackeray
Sonakshi Sinha. Pics/Satej Shinde and Romita Chakraborty
he game, termed as The Celebrity Clásico 2016, was an initiative by Cornerstone Sport (Bunty Sajdeh) and GS Worldwide Entertainment (Bunty Walia).
(L-R) Virat Kohli, Abhishek Bachchan and Ranbir Kapoor
The primary objective of this endeavour was to generate funds for the foundations’ charitable initiatives.
Virat led the All Heart Football Club which comprised cricketers such as Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Harbhajan Singh, Yuvraj Singh, and Zaheer Khan among others.
Aditya Roy Kapur
Abhishek was the captain of All Stars Football Club, which featured Bollywood celebs including Ranbir Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor and Aditya Roy Kapur.
The match ended in a tie and Virat was declared the man of the match.