Salman Khan In IPL League?
Bollywood action hero Salman Khan has shown interest in buying an Indian Premier League (IPL) team for the 2011 edition.
Salman Khan recently met the IPL chairman and commissioner, Lalit Modi to find out the details of procuring an IPL franchise.
Lalit Modi told that Salman Khan has shown interest in buying an IPL team. "He has been interested to buy a team for quite some time," Lalit Modi said.
"Today we had a brief meeting and I explained him how to go about with the task. I can assure you that Salman is not the only star who is thinking to buy a team. I have had around 28 queries and the list will surely go up," he added.
IPL vice-president Niranjan Shah told that Salman is a serious buyer and will bid for one of the two new teams.
Niranjan Shah said, "Salman is a serious buyer and is contemplating to buy an IPL team. He came along with couple of his friends and was briefed by Lalit on the procedure to buy IPL franchise”.
Niranjan Shah further added that Ahmedabad, Nagpur and Vishakhaptanam are in race to be the new teams of Indian Premier League.
"It will be an open tender process and the city that gets the highest bidder will be the new IPL team”, he informed.