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Shah Rukh Khan buys South Africa T20 franchise

Shah Rukh Khan already owns the Kolkata Knight Riders

By: Sarwar Alam

Indian movie star Shah Rukh Khan added a third Twenty20 franchise team to his collection when he was named as one of the owners in the new eight-team South African Global League on Monday. The Bollywood leading man expanded his established Knight Riders Brand with the purchase of the Cape Town franchise to add to the teams he already owns in Kolkata and Trinidad. There was a further link to the Indian Premier League, the lucrative Twenty20 competition that has sparked similar tournaments in the Caribbean, Australia, Bangladesh and Pakistan too. GMR Sports, the holding company that controls the IPL…

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