Celebrity Clasico: Ranbir, Abhishek and co go down fighting against Virat's team
The Celebrity Clasico football match was held in Mumbai on Sunday where All Stars team consisting of Bollywood stars locked horns with All Heart team led by cricketers on Sunday. (Photo: Viral Bhayani)
Abhishek Bachchan is the captain of the Ranbir starrer All Stars Football Club while Virat Kohli is the All Heart Football Cub skipper. The two teams have taken on each other several times in recent years.
Akshay Kumar was one of the star attractions at the match arriving with Shiv Sena Youth wing chief Aaditya Thackeray. The All Heart team consisted of cricketers like Jasprit Bumrah, Subramaniam Badrinath, Shikhar Dhawan, Jonty Rhodes, Umesh Yadav, KL Rahul, MS Dhoni, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ajinkya Rahane, Kedar Jadhav, Yuzvendra Chahal, among others.
While the game was held for charity, there was still a good amount of intensity displayed by the two teams as is evident in the way Virat jumps above Ranbir for a header.
Virat Kohli beats goalkeeper Marc Robinho for his goal. The other goals for the All Heart were hit by Mahendra Singh Dhoni(2), Kedar Jadhav and Shikhar Dhawan.
Always the animated and aggressive character on the cricket field, Virat Kohli wasn't any different on the football ground as well as we can see him celebrate his goal with Bhangara.
Not just cricket stars, even tennis star Rohan Bopanna was one of the members of the All Heart team. He showed some great footy skills during the match.
Ranbir Kapoor was the star performer at the event scoring two goals. TV actor Shabbir Ahluwalia scored the other goal.
The All Heart team won the game 7-3. Jonty Rhodes, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav, Virat, Hardik Pandya, among others, acknowledge the crowd support after winning the match.
The camaraderie between the stars was very much visible as they walk towards the dressing room. Arjun Kapoor was also among the players for the All Stars.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni's daughter Ziva is always in the spotlight and it was no different at the match as well. The former Indian captain scored two goals on the night and took home the 'Man of the Match' award.
Indian cricket legend Zaheer Khan and basketball star Satnam Singh were also among the celebrities who were seen at the event.
The All Stars team consisted of Karan Mehra, Armaan Jain, Sachiin Joshi, Shoojit Sircar, Ranbir Kapoor, Marc Robinson, Aadar Jain, Aparshkti Khurrana, Jim Sarbh, Kartik Aaryan, Arjun Kapoor, Abhishek Bachchan, Shabbir Ahluwalia, Dino Morea, Siddharth Malhotra, among others.
The All Heart team members celebrate with the trophy in their hand. Even the All Stars joined them in the celebrations as we can see in this picture.