Wednesday was a busy day for stars Shahrukh Khan and Preity Zinta, and this time around the two were not shooting for their next, but were in fact, bidding to get the best men on their cricket teams.
While Preity Zinta had Ness on her side, King Khan was accompanied by his lucky mascot wife Gauri Khan to the bid session which lasted for almost 12-long hours. Preity Zinta, the lady in red along with her beau picked Yuvraj as the captain of their Mohali team; next, the two selected Irrfan Pathan for a staggering Rs. 3.75 crores ($950K), Jayawardhana for Rs. 1.9 crores ($500).
The cute couple didn’t quite end their shopping spree there as they added Sangkkara for an astounding amount of Rs. 2.8 crore ($700K) and Bret Lee for Rs. 3.6 crores ($900K).
Shahrukh Khan has appointed Sourav Ganguly as the captain of his team; he bid high for Ishant Sharma and picked him for Rs. 3.8 crore ($1 million). Shahrukh Khan a.k.a SRK also; added players Chris Gail for Rs.3.2 crores ($800K), Mccullum for Rs. 2.8 crores ($700K) and Pointing for Rs. 1.6 crores ($400K).
The heat was sure on as Shahrukh Khan and Preity Zinta kept bidding and the scene was like, “Going.. Going … Gone.”