KKR co-owner Shah Rukh Khan was spotted in Dubai during the IPL 2020 match No.12 between Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals on Wednesday.
Twitter was flooded with photos and videos of Shah Rukh Khan after he was spotted in the stands of Dubai International Cricket Stadium during the IPL 2020 match No.12 between Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals on Wednesday.
The KKR co-owner was watching his players bat with his elder son Aryan Khan.
Earlier, KKR CEO Venky Mysore had confirmed that Khan will be there in the stands for the team’s IPL match against the Steve Smith-led side. Before the match, the franchise did a Facebook Live session with Mysore in which he had said the actor will be present at the stadium.
“I think we can confirm that. You will see King Khan coming into the Dubai Stadium and I think that will serve as some additional motivation for the players. It is wonderful to have him, he has been itching to get out here and come and be part of the game,” Mysore had said during the Live session when asked if Khan will be there.
Meanwhile, KKR battled their way to 174 for six after being sent in to bat first by RR captain Steve Smith.
For KKR, Shubamn Gill top-scored with 47 off 34 balls, giving a great start to the two-time champions.
Andre Russell (24 off 14) and Eoin Morgan (34* off 23).
For the Royals, Jofra Archer was the pick of the bowlers. He got the important wickets of Gill and Dinesh Karthik and finished with 2 for 18.