Kolkata Knight Riders, the IPL team owned by Shahrukh Khan, has made it to the final of IPL-2021. (Video Grab/Instagram)
An old tweet by Bollywood star Shahrukh Khan, owner of IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), is becoming quite viral. In this, he talked about drinking coffee in the same ‘cup’ after KKR won the IPL final.
New Delhi. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), owned by Bollywood star Shahrukh Khan, has made it to the final of the 14th season of IPL (IPL 2021). In front of him is the challenge of 3-time champion Chennai Super Kings (CSK). The final match is to be played at Dubai International Stadium today i.e. on October 15, but before that an old tweet of Shahrukh Khan is becoming quite viral.
Kolkata team was last in the points table in the first leg of IPL-2021 after losing 5 out of their initial 7 matches but made a spectacular comeback in the UAE leg. The team led by Eoin Morgan continued to perform well and also managed to qualify for the playoffs. KKR then made it to the finals for the first time since 2014 by defeating Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Capitals in Eliminator and Qualifier 2 respectively.
Shahrukh Khan’s old tweet has gone viral.
Before the final match, fans made an old tweet of Shahrukh Khan viral in which he had mentioned drinking coffee in the IPL Cup. This tweet is from March 31 earlier this year. The Bollywood star conducted a Q&A session on Twitter at that time. Then a fan asked Shahrukh whether KKR would bring the ‘Cup’ of IPL this year or not. In response, Shahrukh wrote in a cheeky manner, ‘I hope so. I want to start drinking coffee in that!’