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Wrong to call me 'badshah of cricket', says SRK

Bollywood 'Badshah' Shah Rukh Khan refuses to be called the "badshah of cricket" following the recent title victory of his Indian Premier League (IPL) team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). He says the credit for the win goes to the ent

Wednesday, May 30, 2012 | 1:06:37 PM IST (+05:30 GMT)
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Wrong to call me 'badshah of cricket', says shah rukh khan

Bollywood 'Badshah' Shah Rukh Khan refuses to be called the "badshah of cricket" following the recent title victory of his Indian Premier League (IPL) team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). He says the credit for the win goes to the entire team.

"The team's badshah is our CEO Venky (Mysore), Jai (Mehta) and of course the whole cricket team. It would be wrong for us to take any credit for the win, me or Juhi (Chawla)," Shah Rukh said here Tuesday night after his return from Kolkata.

"We go there (on the field), pray to god and we love our team. But we don't work hard like the team. I can't take the credit from them and call myself the badshah of cricket," he added.

A victory parade was held in Kolkata in the team's honour Tuesday, and Shah Rukh celebrated at the Eden Gardens with West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and team co-owner Juhi Chawla.

Asked if they plan to extend the celebrations to Mumbai, Juhi said: "We haven't slept for two days, we were going crazy with happiness. First, there was celebration in Chennai, then next day there was a big celebration in Kolkata. It's been huge and overwhelming, it felt like we have won the world."

KKR were crowned the IPL champions Sunday night in Chennai after they beat Chennai Super Kings in the final match.


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Posted on: 01 June 2012 at 5:26am
Keep ruling Shahrukh khan...

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Posted on: 31 May 2012 at 9:05pm
where ever you go you are a King. SRK rocks

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Posted on: 31 May 2012 at 2:19pm
keep rulling the hearts of million and trillions SRK...
love you man ..you deserve every bit of success..
so keep rulling forever dearest ..

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Posted on: 31 May 2012 at 6:10am
love u shah

be happy always

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Posted on: 31 May 2012 at 5:37am
Love you Shahrukh Khan,you rockBig smile

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Posted on: 31 May 2012 at 3:41am
You are the best Shah. Damn happy for you. Love you infinitely. U rock my KINGHeart

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Posted on: 30 May 2012 at 11:46pm
love u SRK...keep ruling..

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Posted on: 30 May 2012 at 10:30pm
truly the KING KHAN Heart love yaaa

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Posted on: 30 May 2012 at 8:05pm
SRK ur humbleness & down to earth nature has always put me in awe thats why am proud to be ur fan will always be...N really these haters don't hav much to do in life i guess, n they really need to go back to school to learn bit of english since they really cant understand wats quoted in d article...:D

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Posted on: 30 May 2012 at 7:59pm
you are rocking my king khan!!
If KKR team play well then u make a team well.so there contribution for the victoy from both side is equal.this is ur humbleness that u don't wanna take credit.love you muahhh

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