Preity Zinta, the Bollywood Actress and the co-owner of Kings XI Punjab, has taken over the Stellenbosch franchise in South Africa’s T20 Global League. The number of IPL owners in the tournament to three by now. Cape Town Knight Riders are owned by Shah Rukh Khan, who also owns Kolkata Knight Riders, while the Jo’burg Giants were bought by the GMR group, which owns Delhi Daredevils in IPL
“Fa du Plessis said that he is very excited to see that Preity Zinta has come on board. I have heard the news from my team-members that she is too good to work with, so I’m looking forward to work with her and see how she impacts our team space. She is also very passionate about the game and I am sure local fans will have an awesome time here.