The biggest tournament of all ICC Mens Cricket World Cup 2023 is just a few months away from kick-off and the excitement is at its peak. ICC has launched a special promo video to maintain the hype of the prestigious tournament. Cricket World Cup 2023 promo features Shah Rukh Khan, and fans went crazy.
In any team sport, World Cup is the biggest event of all, and winning it is a dream of every nation. This time India is hosting the ODI Cricket World Cup after the span of 13 years. The fixtures are out the stadium is getting prepared for the biggest stage.
Like every other World Cup, this one is also having a promo video that will create buzz among the fans. However, this time’s video is even more special as it consists of one of the biggest Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan.
Cricket World Cup 2023 promo features Shah Rukh Khan
King Khan has given his voice-over in which he is describing the gala event. Shah Rukh is also giving his appearance at the end of the video which is making it look even more fantastic.
SRK’s love for cricket isn’t hidden from anyone as he owns the two IPL champions Kolkata Night Riders side. He has been seen supporting the Indian team on various occasions inside the stadium.
History will be written and dreams will be realised at the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2023 🏆
All it takes is just one day ✨ pic.twitter.com/G5J0Fyzw0Z
— ICC (@ICC) July 20, 2023
This time he has contributed to the game in a different way as he has featured in the main promotional video of the tournament. The Bollywood actor is delivering punch lines while standing alongside the beautiful iconic trophy.
Dinesh Karthik, Murlitharan, Jonty Rhoades, and Shubhman Gill also made their appearance in the CWC promo video
The promo video is getting viral across the globe as along with SRK it also has famous cricketing names. The former Indian wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik is seen at the beginning of the video and further Jonty makes his appearance.
In the middle of the video legendary spinner from Sri Lanka Murlitharan is cast. Furthermore, the young sensation of the Indian cricket team Shubhman Gill appears just before Shah Rukh’s clip at the end.
Fans call it a biased video toward the host
On Twitter, a lot of fans from Pakistan and Bangladesh are calling the promo video favoring the Indian team as it only shows their highs. One of the fans even stated that there is very less about the five-time champions.
Jaani thora aur dukhi dikha do Pakistanis ko ??
— Arsalan Naseer – CBA (@ArslanNaseerCBA) July 20, 2023
Are bhai Australia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka ko zyada nai dikha dia?
— PapaBeastX (@PapaBeastX) July 20, 2023