India and Pakistan are set to lock horns with each other in an ICC event final after 10 long years since the ICC World T20 2007 – things can’t get any bigger. [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ ধারাভাষ্যকার হিসেবে অভিষেক হচ্ছে শাহরুখের]
And now to make the occasion even more significant, here comes a grand news from the Star Sports Network.
Star Sports, the official broadcaster of this ongoing ICC Champions Trophy 2017 and all other ICC events till 2023, confirmed that Bollywood King Shah Rukh Khan will make his commentary debut today.
According to Star Sports, the Bollywood star will be on the pre-match show for the India-Pakistan final and then stay on for a few hours to commentate live as well.
The broadcasters say the special appearance by SRK is because it is a special match and a special final.
“We had brought in Sachin Tendulkar for the league match between the sides and now we have called Shah Rukh,” a Star Sports official said.
Khan will share the mike with Virender Sehwag and commentate in Hindi from the Mumbai studios of the broadcaster.
SRK’s association with the game of cricket is already well documented. He has been the owner of Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kolkata Knight Riders since the beginning of the tournament, and shares good relationship with almost all the Indian cricketers.
– Jannatul Naym Pieal, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com