Abhishek Bachchan acquires Kabaddi team

While most of the known B-town folks have invested in cricket teams, Abhishek Bachchan has taken a different route.

By: BollywoodHungama.com | Mumbai | Published:April 12, 2014 11:37 am
Abhishek Bachchan confirmed the acquisition on Twitter. (Photo: Varinder Chawla) Abhishek Bachchan confirmed the acquisition on Twitter. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)

Ever since the launch of the IPL,we have witnessed celebrities entering the world of sports very often. While most of the known B-town folks have invested in cricket teams, Abhishek Bachchan has taken a different route. In fact, Abhishek has acquired a pro-kabaddi team.

Confirming the acquisition Abhishek posted on twitter, “It is with great pride that I would like to announce that I have bought the Jaipur Team for the Pro Kabaddi League. Need your good wishes.” This acquisition comes after the Pro-Kabaddi League, was announced last month that will follow the IPL-style avatar.

The other kabaddi franchises are owned by Ronnie Screwvala (Mumbai), Kishore Biyani (Kolkata), Uday Kotak (Pune), Rana Kapoor (Delhi), Core Green Group (Vizag) and Kalapathi Investments (Chennai).