The Indian Premier League (IPL) is the preserve of the rich, but their kids don’t restrict themselves to playing on the VIP gallery on match days. May star kids participated in the Indian Premier League players’ auction in Bengaluru on January 28. The presence of the youngsters is a welcome change to the grim faces of retired cricket stalwarts and team owners constantly looking to give away as little as possible to get the players who can give them the most.
Jahnavi, who is all of 17, the daughter of actor Juhi Chawla and producer Jay Mehta, who are the co-owners of KKR with Shah Rukh Khan apparently helped making decisions for KKR which unsettled Preity’s strategy because of which the actress tweeted: “It’s awesome to meet the super smart Jahnavi Mehta who gave me a run for our money. #smartgirlsrock.”
Juhi Chawla replied: “You’re a sweetheart. Bright, beautiful and a bundle of joy. Thank you, for being so kind to Jahnavi.” Juhi Chawla was last seen in Bollywood film Chalk n Duster and then in web-series, titled The Test Case
Mumbai Indians table has the owners’ son Akash Ambani, who is seated with mother Nita and is the focus every time the Reliance-owned champions bid for a player, raising the paddle. Akash Ambani led the Mumbai Indians team into the hall. He is the elder son of Mukesh Ambani, the chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and Nita Ambani, founder of Reliance Foundation.
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