The buzz at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai reaches a crescendo as the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 semi-final unfolds between cricketing giants India and New Zealand. The star-studded guest list for this high-octane clash features a dazzling array of celebrities from various fields, adding glamour and excitement to the cricketing spectacle.
The who’s who of the entertainment, sports, and business worlds have gathered to witness the intense showdown between India and New Zealand. From legendary actor Rajinikanth to former football maestro David Beckham, the stands are adorned with luminaries who share a passion for the gentleman’s game.
David Beckham and Sachin Tendulkar:
UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador David Beckham graces the event, advocating for child rights and gender equality. The football legend’s presence adds an international flair to the audience.
Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, accompanied by his son Arjun Tendulkar, also joins the cricketing extravaganza. Despite his World Cup injury, Hardik Pandya is seen enthusiastically supporting his team from the stands.
Rajinikanth’s Golden Ticket:
Superstar Rajinikanth, accompanied by his wife Latha, holds the prestigious “Golden Ticket” from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). This exclusive pass grants access to every match at the stadium, making Rajinikanth a distinguished guest.
Nita Ambani and Industrialists:
Philanthropist and Mumbai Indians’ IPL team owner Nita Ambani graces the event alongside her son Akash Ambani. Their presence adds a touch of glamour and business acumen to the already star-studded affair.
Indian Cricket Players and Wives
The Wankhede Stadium witnesses the presence of cricketing WAGS (wives and girlfriends) as Anushka Sharma, wife of Virat Kohli, and Rivaba Jadeja, wife of Ravindra Jadeja, enjoy the match.
Sakshi Dhoni, wife of former skipper M S Dhoni, also graces the stadium, enhancing the glamour quotient.
Bollywood A-listers Salman Khan, Aamir Khan, Sidharth Malhotra, Kiara Advani, John Abraham, and Ranbir Kapoor showcase their cricket fervor from the stands. Salman Khan, who actively promoted his film “Tiger 3” during the league matches, continues to be a prominent presence at this crucial semi-final clash.
As the cricketing action unfolds on the field, the star-studded audience at Wankhede adds an extra layer of excitement and glamour to the ICC World Cup 2023 semi-final. The blend of cricket and celebrity presence creates an unforgettable spectacle, making this match a truly unforgettable experience for fans and enthusiasts alike.