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Cinema is a religion in this country and so is cricket. These two Cs are coming together now, in the form of Celebrity Cricket League (CCL), one of the biggest entertainment events the New Year is going to witness.
The Kollywood team was announced at a press meet held at Taj Coramandel, Nungambakkam, Chennai on 21 Dec 2010.
Announcing the Kollywood team to the media, Sarathkumar and Radhika Sarathkumar, the organisers of the CCL said that four cricket teams from the country’s’ four biggest film industries i.e., Chennai Super stars(Kollywood),Mumbai Heroes (Bollywood), Telugu Tigers (Tollywood) and Bangalore Royals(Sandalwood) would vie for top honours.
The Kollywood cricket team has Sarath Kumar,Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Simbu, Dhanush,Ramesh,Jeeva, Arya,Madhavan,Shantanoo,Jai, Abbas, Narain, Shaam, Karthik Kumar,Ramana and Vikranth. While either Vijay or Surya will represent the team as iconic player.
The winner team will be presented with a trophy and 25 Lakh cash prize according to Sarathkumar.