Amitabh Bachchan excited about changing face of sports
World of sport changeth in India: Big B
By Indo-Asian News Service
Sun, Aug 31, 2014 06:25:03 GMT
Amitabh Bachchan sees the face of sports in India changing, thanks to the many franchises coming up to promote different games.
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, a sports enthusiast, whose son and actor Abhishek Bachchan has invested in a franchise each in a football and kabaddi league, finds the world of sports changing for the better in the country.
"Abhishek comes into ISL, the Indian Super League for Football, buys into Chennai FC.. the world of sport changeth in India," the 71-year-old thespian posted on Twitter.
The junior Bachchan owns the Jaipur Pink Panthers - the Jaipur franchise of the Pro Kabaddi League. He was also unveiled as the team owner of the Chennai franchise of the Indian Super League (ISL) during the official launch of the glamorous football league earlier this week.