Celebrity Clásico 2016 pits Virat Kohli against Abhishek Bachchan

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The Virat Kohli Foundation joined hands with Abhishek Bachchan’s Playing for Humanity to hold a charity football match. The Celebrity Clásico 2016 (an initiative by Cornerstone Sport & GS Worldwide Entertainment) took place at the Mumbai Football Arena, Andheri Sports Complex, on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 7 pm. The primary objective of this endeavour was to generate funds for the foundation’s charitable initiatives.

A one-of-its-kind football match was played between All Heart Football Club – an initiative by Cornerstone Sport (Bunty Sajdeh) and All Stars Football Club – an initiative by GS Worldwide Entertainment (Bunty Walia).

The match was tie and Virat Kohli was declared man of the match.

Virat Kohli (Captain), Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Ajinkya Rahane, Zaheer Khan, Yuvraj Singh, R. Ashwin, Shreyas Iyer, Umesh Yadav, Hardik Pandya, K.L. Rahul, Mayank Dagar, Ashok Dinda, Manish Pandey, Manoj Tiwary, Shikhar Dhawan, Jehan Daruvala (Indian Racer) and Miihier Singh (Physique athlete).

Abhishek Bachchan (Captain), Ranbir Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Shoojit Sircar, Dino Morea, Kartik Aryan, Raj Kundra, Shabir Ahluwalia, Karan Wahi, Karan Mehra, Sachiin Joshi, Armaan Jain, Marc Robinson, Rohan Shrestha, Vivian Dsena, Nishant Mehra, Caesar Gonsalves, Antoni Pecora and Vikram Thapa.

Managed by Cornerstone Sport, All Heart Football Club is led by Virat Kohli, the captain of the Indian Test Cricket team. It is an excellent platform for cricketers to express their softer side in a relaxed environment by playing their second-most favourite sport. All matches played under this banner fund charitable activities.

Managed by GS Worldwide Entertainment, All Stars Football Club is led by Bollywood icon Abhishek Bachchan. Apart from playing a humble part in promoting the world’s most popular sport, All Star Football Club generates funds to support several charities. The combined reach of sport and entertainment is unmatchable. This is what drives AFSC’s noble initiatives, while also contributing immense value to the business of brands.

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