Feb 29, 2024, 02:45 PM IST

8 actors who played cricket professionally before films

Simran Singh

Here's the list of actors who have played cricket professionally before taking up acting as their career

Angad Bedi: Late cricketer Bishan Singh Bedi's son played cricket before venturing into acting

Ayushmann Khurrana: Before becoming an actor and VJ, Ayushmann played Under-19 district-level cricket

Aparshakti Khurana: Just like his brother, Aparshakti was a professional cricketer and played Haryana Under-19 cricket team

Saqib Saleem: '83 actor used to play cricket and also represented Delhi and Jammu & Kashmir

Harrdy Sandhu: Actor and singer Hardy was trained by Sir Madan Lal, and played for the U-19 cricket team with Shikhar Dhawan

Karan Wahi: Before venturing in acting, popular actor Karan played Delhi's U-19

Samarth Jurel: The actor who was recently seen in Bigg Boss 17, was a professional state-level cricketer

Salil Ankola: Before venturing into acting, Salil played 20 ODIs and a Test Match