Varun Dhawan and Abhishek Bachchan joined Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar for a round of 'gully cricket' on Thursday. Sachin took to his Twitter and shared a video of the three of them having loads of fun, joined by other gully boys, on the occasion of National Sports Day.
Sharing the video, Sachin Tendulkar wrote, "It's always good to mix work with play. Had a lot of fun playing cricket with the crew during a shoot and was pleasantly surprised with Varun dropping by along with Abhishek who joined us for some time."
It’s always good to mix work with play.— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) August 29, 2019
Had a lot of fun playing cricket with the crew during a shoot & was pleasantly surprised with @Varun_dvn dropping by along with @juniorbachchan who joined us for some time. 😀#SportPlayingNation#FitIndiaMovement pic.twitter.com/sPqLUY08NH
Abhishek was pumped about joining Sachin. He commented on the tweet: "Been trying to control my excitement since yesterday.... A dream come true! Thank you for not smacking my ball out of the park."
Varun also tweeted, "#SportPlayingNation, what a brilliant initiative this is sir. Had a lot of fun running into you that day sir."
On the work front for Varun, he will next be seen in Remo D'Souza's Street Dancer 3D, alongside Shraddha Kapoor and Nora Fatehi. Meanwhile, he is currently shooting for the remake of Coolie No. 1, which is being directed by his dad, David Dhawan. He will star opposite Sara Ali Khan in the film.
Abhishek, on the other hand, was last seen in Anurag Kashyap's Manmarziyaan, alongside Taapsee Pannu and Vicky Kaushal.
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