It was a charity game for the both Virat Kohli (left) and Abhishek Bachchan's companies © PTI
It was a charity game for the both Virat Kohli (left) and Abhishek Bachchan’s companies © PTI

Virat Kohli‘s All Hearts Football Club were held to a 2-2 draw against Bollywood’s Abhishek Bachchan‘s All stars Football Club, in the Celebrity Classico at the Andheri sports Complex in Mumbai on Saturday. It was a charity game for the both Virat Kohli and Abhishek Bachchan’s companies, as the match turned out to be an intense and exciting one, which was indeed entertaining. It was the ASFC, who went ahead with a two goal advantage in the first half, only for the AHFC to strike back in the first half, with a lucky goal from Yuvraj Singh, while the final goal came from KL Rahul, who blasted a powerful shot inside the box, and allow themselves to register a deserving draw. FULL UPDATES, Celebrity Classico, All Hearts FC vs All Stars FC at Mumbai

Indian cricketing sensation and Royal Bangalore Challengers (RCB) skipper Kohli left cricket aside for a while, and feature in football. Kohli alongside MS Dhoni are a part of All Hearts Football Club, and took on All Stars Football Club, which featured the likes Ranbir Kapoor, Siddharth Malhotra, Arjun Kapoor. The team was led by Abhishek Bachchan. The last time these two teams met, All Hearts won the match by 4-3. VIDEO: Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma secret meet at Mumbai Airport

The football match between both the teams was for charity. Kohli is known around the footballing world as well. Earlier, Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane praised Kohli for his outstanding performance against Australia in the T20 World Cup 2016. Virat Kohli spotted hugging Anushka Sharma at Mumbai Airport

Kohli has been in outstanding form in recent times. In the recently concluded IPL 2016, he scored an astonishing 973 runs from 16 games. It also included four centuries and seven half-centuries. He became the highest run-scorer in an single IPL campaign. His display thought couldn’t guide RCB to their maiden IPL title, as Sunrisers Hyderabad beat them by 8 runs in the final.