Deepika Padukone reveals the name of her favourite cricketer

Bollywood has a long connection with cricket be it actresses’ link with cricketers or coming together for any charity event. With the inception of the Indian Premier League (IPL) the Bollywood has actively taken part in cricket as they bought franchises. However, many Bollywood actors are seen expressing their views on the matches on a regular basis on social media.

The versatile actor Deepika Padukone who made her debut back in 2007 with Om Shanti Om has had a good rapport with the cricketers and was earlier linked with former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and the flamboyant cricketer from Punjab Yuvraj Singh. The actress was also spotted at the stadium many times supporting Royal Challengers Bangalore when there was a rumor that she was dating the Siddarth Mallya.

Earlier, Deepika seemed elated when she expressed her delight about the relationship Bollywood and cricket shares with each other. She said, “Happy with Bollywood’s innovative idea of promoting films at cricket venues. I think cricket and cinema are like religions in our country. So, it’s nice to get the two together and hope this combination works.” She is also very active about expressing her opinions and is a keen follower of the game.

However, the talented actress recently revealed that her favorite connection was no one from the rumored relationships. She admitted that previously she liked the master blaster a lot but going with the younger generation where she belongs to she has high hopes on the current Indian skipper Virat Kohli.

“Sachin is iconic, but I think among the younger lot, Virat Kohli is extremely talented. I just hope he doesn’t lose focus, and if he continues playing the way he does, he has a great future,” Deepika admitted in a candid chat.

While Kohli is currently one of the best batsmen in the circuit, Deepika has also tasted her share of success with most of her films making a huge collection at the box office.

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