It is that time of the year when fans of Bollywood’s Badshah Shah Rukh Khan see him cheering for his Indian Premier League team Kolkata Knight Riders either from the stands or from the cricket ground.
Wednesday evening was a double delight for the supporters of KKR at Eden Gardens as SRK first cheered for the team from the stands and later celebrated the win of his team over Kings XI Punjab by doing his iconic pose on the ground. The actor received a loud cheer from the spectators as he came to the ground after KKR defeated Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) by 28 runs.
— SRK Universe (@SRKUniverse) March 27, 2019
The actor shared a video of himself at Eden Gardens and captioned it, “Aaj ki Shaam Eden Gardens ke Naam…All at KKR @Russell12A @robbieuthappa @NitishRana_27 @SunilPNarine74 @imkuldeep18 #PiyushChawla & #Lockie thank u for the noise!!”
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) March 27, 2019
See photos of Shah Rukh Khan as he cheers for Kolkata Knight Riders in Kolkata
Being a sport, Preity Zinta, co-owner of KXIP, congratulated the Zero actor on his team’s win. She tweeted, “Congrats @iamsrk 😘 Well played KKR. It was a massive score & we tried but it was not our day today, but tomorrow is another day so Chin up @lionsdenkxip Looking forward to our home game at Mohali and some fireworks from #SaddaSquad #SaddaPunjab #KKRvsKXIP #VIVOIPL.”
Congrats @iamsrk 😘 Well played KKR. It was a massive score & we tried but it was not our day today, but tomorrow is another day so Chin up @lionsdenkxip Looking forward to our home game at Mohali and some fireworks from #SaddaSquad #SaddaPunjab #KKRvsKXIP #VIVOIPL 🏏
— Preity G Zinta (@realpreityzinta) March 27, 2019
Shah Rukh Khan, along with co-owner Juhi Chawla and KKR CEO Venky Mysore, also watched his team take on Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Eden Gardens. Then too he waved at his fans and cheered for the players from the corporate box in the stadium.
On the work front, Shah Rukh was last seen in Aanand L Rai’s Zero along with Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma. Since then, there have been many speculations around his next project.