The prestigious Kannada Chalanachitra Cup – T 10 cricket tournament evolved by likeminded actors of Kannada cinema made final selection of six teams on Friday night at Bengaluru Palace.
The international cricketer Anil Kumble picked six top stars Dr Shivarajakumar, Kichcha Sudeep, Puneeth Rajakumar, Yash, Rakshit Shetty and Diganth for the six teams by draw of lots.
Rashtra Koota Panthers is headed by Indrajith Lankesh has Rakshit Shetty, Vijayanagara Patriots is headed by cameraman Krishna has Dr Shivarajakumar, Ganga Warriors is headed by KP Srikanth has Yash, Kadamba Lions is headed by director Nandakishor gets power star Puneeth Rajakumar, Hoysala Eagels is headed by Jack Manjunath producer and distributor has Kichcha Sudeep as star player, Wodeyar Chargers is headed by journalist Sadashiva Shenoy has Diganth as star player.
In Group A it is Kadamba, Ganga, Wodeyar and in Group B it is Vijayanagara, Hoysala and Rashtra Koota teams.
Picking the big names for the six teams Anil Kumble stated that it is great to see popular actors playing cricket. In the cricket grounds the fans will be showing equal attention to any super star.
Crazy star V Ravichandran, star cricket Vinay Kumar, Munirathna Naidu, Rockline Venkatesh, Bengaluru Mayor Sampath Raj, actors and technicians of Kannada cinema industry were present in Black costumes.
Super star Upendra, challenging star Darshan, Golden star Ganesh, Dhuniya Vijay and a few more were not present to show solidarity.
Actor Yash and a few others were struck in traffic and rain on Friday night. KCC is taking up good task from the financial gain it makes.
Srujan Lokesh conducted the event of selection process. The KPL, CCL players are part of the six teams.