Actor Hrithik Roshan, who was spotted cheering Shahrukh Khan's Kolkata Knight Riders against Chennai Super Kings in IPL match, turned out to be lucky for the team. Reportedly, this was the first time that the actor watched a match live at a stadium in India.
The previous night of the match, Hrithik shot till 4 am for his upcoming film Agneepath. The actor told to PTI, “It was my first-ever experience of watching a live match in India. The excitement was palpable! I was here to cheer for Gauri, so was under tremendous pressure cause I promised her we would win if I came. Izzat bach gayi, truly glad that it turned out a happy day!"
Hrithik was very happy that he became the lucky mascot for Shahrukh Khan and Gauri Khan that evening, during the IPL match. Kolkata Knight Riders beat Chennai Super Kings by ten runs under the Duckworth Lewis method.