Bollywood baadshah Shahrukh Khan amassed good profits from the IPL Franchise Kolkata Knight Riders. This Kolkata-based franchise has lifted IPL Trophy twice and had been to Semi Finals in the 10th Edition.
Cricket South Africa launched its own T20 Tourney and named it as T20 Global League. As many as 8 franchises will be playing in the first edition of this tournament which is scheduled to happen in November-December this year.
Shahrukh Khan and Co-Owners of Kolkata Knight Riders purchased Cape Town Franchise of T20 Global League. The B-Town Superstar informed acquiring Cape Town Franchise is the first step towards making Knight Riders a Global brand.
South African All-Rounder JP Duminy has been allotted as the marquee player for the Cape Town Knight Riders franchise.