SRK, Salman to play cricket at IIFA

Their infamous row has hogged headlines for a long time but Bollywood superstars Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan will come together for a charity match during IIFA this years.

The actors, who have not been on speaking terms for last two years, will unite to face Sri Lankan cricketers during the match, which will help raise funds for the rehabilitation of former child soldiers. The actors became bitter enemies after their fight during the birthday party of actress Katrina Kaif in 2008. Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu and Sanjay Dutt will flip the coin for the toss during the match, which will be organised on the day two of IIFA weekend.

Shah Rukh, will also perform during the three-day-long extravaganza to be held in Colombo June 3-5, after agap of five years. Other celebrities to attend the event are Kareena Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan, RiteishDeshmukh and Vivek Oberoi. Apart from the main award ceremony, a global business forum, a fashion extravaganza,a film workshop and premieres of upcoming films will also be held. Boman Irani, Deshmukh and Lara Dutta will once again host the awards gala.(PTI)


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