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IPL 6 flashback: Sakshi Dhoni, Gauri Khan, Shilpa Shetty beauties on ground

The Indian Premier League is a perfect blend of cricket and glamour especially Bollywood.

The Indian Premier League is a perfect blend of cricket and glamour especially Bollywood. We get to see the biggest names in Bollywood - performing at the opening ceremony, cheering for their teams, promoting their movies et al.

As IPL's seventh season kicks off today (April 16), we take a look at the beauties including Sakshi Dhoni, Gauri Khan, Shilpa Shetty and others who have added glamour to the most awaited cricketing tournament.

Sakshi Dhoni, wife of Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, is a regular face at almost all the major cricket matches. And yes, Sakshi makes sure that she cheers for her husband every time his team CSK plays. (PTI)

Shah Rukh Khan's super hot wife and the ever graceful Gauri Khan, who is rarely seen at IPL matches now, was there to lend support to her husband at the opening ceremony of IPL 6 in Kolkata.

Gauri, who was with her children Aryan and Suhana, looked radiant in a black strapless dress. She had tied her hair in a bun.

Deepika Padukone was seen cheering for her 'Chennai Express' co-star's team KKR at an IPL 6 match. Deepika was chilled out in ripped denims and white off shoulder top. (PTI)

Rajasthan Royals co-owner Shilpa Shetty is known to be a cricket enthusiast and is very involved with her team. She is regular at her team's matches. Last year her son Viaan made his cricket debut with parents.
Family photo -- Shilpa with her husband Raj Kundra and their son Viaan Raj Kundra. (PTI)

Shilpa with her husband Raj Kundra. (PTI)

Bollywood superstar and owner of IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders Shah Rukh Khan watched the first match of IPL 6 with his children - Suhana and Aryan - in Kolkata. The only person missing was Gauri, who attended the opening ceremony.

Hyderabadi girls - Tennis ace Sania Mirza and Badminton player Saina Nehwal along with Former Miss World Diana Hayden were spotted at one of the IPL 6 match held last year. (PTI)

Actresses Konkana Sen Sharma and Huma Qureshi enjoying the IPL 6 match between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore in Bengaluru. (PTI)

Sonakshi Sinha along with her 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbai Dobara' co-stars Akshay Kumar and Imran Khan chose the IPL for film promotions. The trio wearing matching T shirts were at the Eden Gardens.

They were promoting their movie at the IPL- T20 match between KKR and Delhi Daredevils. (PTI)

It was not only Sakshi Dhoni, who was making a style statement at the IPL matches, but another stylish wife Aaliyah Dhawan was also making heads turn.

Aaliyah is the wife of IPL 6 team Sunrises Hyderabad's player Shikhar Dhawan. The couple was spotted at the launch of men’s ethnic wear collection, in Hyderabad recently. (PTI)

Kamal Haasan's talented daughter Shruti Haasan was seen cheering for the home team Chennai Super Kings at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. (PTI)

On the other hand, pretty Preity Zinta, co-owner of Kings XI Punjab, is seen in red dresses cheering for her team several times at the IPL 6 matches. (PTI)

Actress Shilpa Shetty was seen bonding with wife of Chennai Super King's skipper Sakshi Dhoni at Swai Man Singh Stadium. (PTI)

Shilpa Shetty's sister Shamita Shetty was also there to cheer her brother-in-law Raj Kundra's team.