The Bollywood actors, actresses are known for their varied interests and hobbies. The latest venture is their undivided interest in sports. Thanks to IPL and the recent PKL, we now have many different options on sports teams in different kind of sports like cricket, football and Kabaddi. And with the increased TRP for all the sporting activities, there is a lot of revenue to earn and Bollywood celebs are hot on their heels to get involved in some of the action. Here are a list of some Bollywood celebs who own a sport team.
The proud owners of the rising cricket team in IPL, the Kolkata Knight Riders they donâ€™t need any introduction whatsoever. The team has managed to take the trophy twice so far and is quite popular among the cricket lovers and movie lovers alike.
He is the heartthrob of many a women (of all ages) in the country and abroad. And he is also the proud owner of the Pune City FC (Football Club). The actor is known for his energy and enthusiasm. Hence it is not surprising to see that he owns an equally energetic team.
The famous Bachchan family is known for their many quirks and it is quite interesting to note that the junior Bachchan owns the Jaipur Pink Panthers team in PKL. He also co owns the Chennaiyin FC as part of the ISL which comes as no surprise given his ardent support to Chelsea in football tournaments.
4. Shilpa Shetty:
This pretty lady is not to be left far behind in the race to own a sporting team. She owns the Kings XI Punjab team in the IPL along with Ness Wadia, who also happens to be her ex-boyfriend. You can see her supporting her team with full enthusiasm from the sidelines on all the matches.