The attachment of cricket and showbiz goes a long way back in the subcontinent as professionals from both the fields have supported each other over the years. The culture of franchise league cricket has elevated the involvement of celebrities with players as well.
The comparisons between former Indian skipper MS Dhoni and current captain Virat Kohli often draw attention as different people present different arguments in the favor of both the players.
Bollywood actress Sunny Leone was recently asked about her choice between the two stalwarts as she picked Dhoni over his successor. She said that she is a big fan of the wicket-keeper batsman just became of his calm nature and his love for his family.
“My favorite is Dhoni. I think he has the cutest child, doesn't he? I see him post pictures of him with his child and it just looks so cute. Therefore, he is my favorite cricketer as he is a family man,” she said.