Mumbai: Jan 22, 2013
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan inaugurated the third season of Celebrity Cricket League at Reliance Mediaworks Studio in Filmcity. Salman was accompanied by ex-girlfriend Katrina Kaif, adding glamour to cricket.
The 47-year old actor performed at the curtain raiser which included performances by Katrina and Bipasha Basu also.
CCL’s brand ambassador Bipasha was accompanied at the curtain raiser by several other Bollywood actors like Kangana Ranaut, Chitrangada Singh, Sridevi and Genelia D’Souza.
The opening ceremony of the third season will be held at Kochi on February 9. Kerala Strikers and Mumbai Heroes will play the inaugural match at Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium, according to reports.
A total of eight teams will be competing with each other. They are Mumbai Heroes, Chennai Rhinos, Bengal Tigers, Telugu Warriors, Karnataka Bulldozers, Bhojpuri Dabbangs, Veer Marathi and Kerala Strikers.
Southern actresses like Kajal Aggarwal, Shruti Haasan, Lakshmi Rai and Charmi were also present at the CCL Curtain raiser.