Celebrity Owners of IPL Teams


Shah Rukh Khan(Kolkata Knight Riders)

KKR is co-owned by Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan. While the Bollywood star has no official connections to Kolkata, the 600 million dollar investment helped to boost the franchise's profile.

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Preity Zinta(Kings XI Punjab)

Preity Zinta co-own the franchise Kings XI Punjab in the cash-rich tournament. The actor often posts cheerful messages for her team on social media.

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Manoj Badale( Rajasthan Royals)

A businessman and venture capitalist, Manoj Badale is the co-owner of Rajasthan Royals. The franchise was the first team to win the IPL in its debut year.

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Juhi Chawla(Kolkata Knight Riders)

Juhi and her husband, Jay Mehta co-own the Kolkata Knight Riders along with Shah Rukh Khan. Over the years, the 52-year-old actor has been consistently involved with team events.

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Mukesh & Nita Ambani( Mumbai Indians)

Known as the 6th richest person in the world, Mukesh Ambani and his wife Nita Ambani purchased Mumbai Indians through their company, Reliance. They are considered to be the most successful team in the Indian Premier League, having won 4 IPL titles.

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Shane Warne

The ex Australian cricket captain and commentator played the first four IPL seasons from 2008 to 2011. He joined the franchise as a mentor in 2018 and also owns a 3 percent share in the team.

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Kalanithi Maran(Sunrisers Hyderabad)

Founder of the Sun Group, Maran owns Sunrisers Hyderabad. The franchise is hailed as one of the best bowling sides in the IPL.

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