Bollywood and cricket are two of the things that keep us excited we indians are crazy about sport and entertainment. Numerous Bollywood on-screen characters assumed the job of cricketers in the movies. Indeed, there are likewise a portion of the prevalent cricketers who attempted their hands in acting. Give us a chance to investigate these cricketers.
1. Sandeep Patil
Sandeep Patil is a previous hard-hitting middle order batsman, who played 29 Test and 45 ODI matches for India from 1980 to 1986. He additionally attempted his fortunes in acting and showed up in the film Kabhi Ajnabi Thé (1985). Be that as it may, the things did not work out for him.
2. Syed Kirmani
Syed Kirmani is a previous Indian wicketkeeper who played 49 ODI and 88 Test matches for India. All things considered, Sandeep Patil isn’t the main cricketer in the film Kabhi Ajnabi The (1985) as Syed Kirmani additionally made his acting introduction with this one. Tragically, neither of the cricketers could seek after their acting career further.
3. Salim Durani
Salim Durani is a previous Indian cricketer. He was an all-rounder that played 29 Test matches from 1960 to 1973. Salim left cricket for good in 1973 and turned towards acting in Bollywood. He showed up in Charitra (1973). In any case, his acting profession couldn’t develop after that.
4. Sunil Gavaskar
Sunil Gavaskar is an incredible cricketer who was the individual from Indian cricket group from 1971 to 1987. He played 125 Test and 108 ODI matches. He additionally acted in a Bollywood movie, Savli Premachi. Yet, he didn’t continue his Bollywood profession.
From 1992 to 2000, Ajay Jadeja had a very much enhanced career as a cricketer. He was a standout amongst the most well known cricketers be that as it may, his accomplishments were dominated when he got the 5-year boycott for match-settling. That was the finish of his profession and later he was found in Bollywood films Khel and Pal Dil Ke Ssaat. In any case, his Bollywood profession couldn’t go further.
6. Salil Ankola
He is a previous right-arm quick bowler who played top notch cricket for Maharashtra. Besides, he played 1 test and 20 ODI matches for India. Subsequent to stating farewell to his cricket vocation, he sought after his acting profession and did well in the field. He worked in 5 movies and 19 TV appears. A portion of his prominent exhibitions are in the movies “Kurukshetra” and “Pitaah”.
7. Mohsin Khan
Mohsin Khan was a valuable all-rounder for Pakistani cricket group. He played 48 Test and 75 ODI matches for Pakistan from 1977 to 1989. Subsequent to saying goodbye to cricket, he began his innings in Bollywood. Khan showed up in 13 movies including Beta and Mahaanta.
8. Vinod Kambli
Vinod Kambli is a prevalent name in the cricket world. Presently he is a cricket master yet from 1991 to 2000 he played for Indian cricket group as a batsman. After playing 17 Test and 104 ODI matches, Kambli say goodbye to his cricket profession. Later he was found in Bollywood films Annarth, Pal Dil Ke Ssaat, and Bettanagere.
What do you say about these mainstream cricketers? Whom might you want to see back to the cinema?