The first season of the Celebrity Cricket League is over and Chennai Rhinos won the title. The final match was held on yesterday (June 12th, 2011) at Rajeev Gandhi International cricket stadium in Hyderabad. The final match was held between Chennai Rhinos (Kollywood stars) and Karnataka Bulldozers (Kannada stars). Chennai Rhinos won by 23 Runs and took away the trophy.
The Karnataka Bulldozers won the toss and elected to field first. Tamil actor Vijay’s cousin Vikranth started off the innings very well by scoring 66 runs. Another actor Vishnu also played well and added 61 runs to team’s score. Finally, the team was successful in scoring 189 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 20 overs. Karnataka Bulldozers scored 165 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in 20 overs.
Bollywood film maker Subhas Ghai, actor Satrugna Sinha, Tamil star Sarath Kumar, Kannada star Ambarish and his wife Sumalatha, Radhika Sarath Kumar, actress Sridevi and her husband Boney Kapoor, Tollywood stars like Mohan Babu and Murali Mohan were present at the finals match. Actress Shreya performed a wonderful dance show at the event.
Tamil star team Chennai Rhinos took the Trophy from the hands of actress Sridevi.