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IIFA T20 charity match on June 4:
Cricket and Bollywood fans in Sri Lanka will have the rare
opportunity of seeing their favourite stars in action when a friendly
Twenty 20 charity match is played at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground on
June 04. The event has been organized as a part of the Indian Film
According to the Chief organizer of the event Suraj Dandeniya who is
also the Chairman of the Sri Lanka Cricket World Cup Organizing
Committee, the two teams will consist of Indian film stars and Indian
and Sri Lankan cricketers.
Dandeniya stated that the Bollywood stars team will be captained by
the famous movie star Shahrukh Khan while Kumar Sangakara will lead the
Sri Lankan cricket team.
The match will hold a festive air with Local and Indian singers
performing at every possible interval and the fans will have the
opportunity to meet the stars. The musical and fun events will start at
11.00 a.m. and the match will start at around 1.00 p.m.
There will be no strict rules and regulations for the match. Out of
the regular format, the movie stars will accommodate more than 11
players in their side in a rotating manner in order to give every player
a chance to participate in the event.
Sri Lanka Cricket will be the proud organizers of this event along
with the assistance from the Sri Lanka Tourism. The proceeds of the
match will go to Habitat and UNICEF.