IPL 2023, KKR vs RCB: Shah Rukh Khan embraced RCB star Virat Kohli after KKR’s big win at Eden Gardens before the two icons danced to the tunes of a popular chartbuster from the actor’s latest blockbuster, Pathaan.
- Shah Rukh Khan turned choreographer, taught Virat Kohli steps of Pathaan chartbuster
- SRK embraced Kohli after the IPL match at Eden Gardens
- SRK was chuffed as KKR defeated RCB by 81 runs on Thursday
By PosterGuy: Bollywood superstar and Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner Shah Rukh Khan was in the mood to have fun after the 2-time champions put on an emphatic performance against Royal Challengers Bangalore in their first home game of IPL 2023. KKR hammered RCB by 81 runs at the Eden Gardens and Shah Rukh showed off some of his dance moves after the game in Kolkata on Thursday, April 6.
Shah Rukh Khan was seen convincing Virat Kohli to shake a leg with him as seen in a video that is going viral online. The Bollywood star was seemingly showing Virat Kohli steps from one of the songs of his latest Blockbuster Pathaan.The Royal Challengers Bangalore star was thrilled by the interaction and went on to shake a leg with the superstar actor.
Shah Rukh Khan turned choreographer as he slowly watched Virat Kohli get the steps from the popular song, Jhoome Jo Pathaan, before the two got the sync right.
IPL 2023, KKR vs RCB: Highlights
Shah Rukh Khan and Virat Kohli had a brief chat before the KKR co-owner went on to embrace Shardul Thakur, who won the Player of the Match Award for his stunning knock of 68 in 29 balls.
Notably, Shah Rukh also embraced KKR captain Nitsh Rana, congratulating him on the win on the 2-time champions’ return to home ground, Eden Gardens for the first time since IPL 2019.
WATCH: SRK DANCES WITH VIRAT KOHLI
Shah Rukh Khan then went on a victory lap, thanking the fans who had turned up in huge numbers for the blockbuster clash at the iconic venue in Kolkata. SRK was blowing kisses to the passionate KKR fans, who were treated to a morale-boosting victory.
The center of attraction at the Eden Gardens on Thursday was Shah Rukh Khan, who had come to the venue with his daughter Suhana Khan. Co-owner and Bollywood actor Juhi Chawla was also cheering for KKR during their big win over RCB.
KKR were reeling at 89 for 5 after losing their big star Andre Russell for a golden duck, but Shardul launched a stunning counter-attack, hitting 3 sixes and 9 boundaries for his 29-ball 68. Shardul hit the joint-fastest fifty in IPL 2023 season, bringing it up in just 20 balls.
Shardul’s blitz gave Kolkata Knight Riders a big total of 204 for 7 in 20 overs.
It was the spin trio of Varun Chakravarthy (4 for 15), debutant Suyash Sharma (3/30) and Sunil Narine (2/16) that helped KKR bowl out RCB for just 123 in 17.4 overs and register an emphatic victory.