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Colors launches 'Ek Khiladi Ek Hasina'

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Colors have launched India's first cricket-format show-'Ek Khiladi EK Haseena', which is a combination of two of India's biggest passion 'Cricket and Glamour'.        

The show will team up present day cricketing heroes with some of the most beautiful ladies from Indian Television to fight out not on the grass but on the dance-floor.        
Sushmita Sen and former captain of Pakistan cricket team Wasim Akram would judge the contestants.        

The show will be hosted by Sandhya Mridul and will be aired on Colors from Sept 26 every Friday ans Saturday at 9 pm.        

The unique cricket format show will feature S Sreesanth teamed with Surveen Chawla, Harbhajan with Mona Singh, Irfan Pathan with Ashima Bhalla, Dinesh Kartik with Nigar Khan, Nikhil Chopra with Barkha Bisht and Vinod Kambli with Shama Sikander.        

"Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena' is a unique concept and will not only attract cricket lovers but also showbiz fans. Working with Bhajji was fun," Said Mona.        

"The show is very different and they have managed to get present day cricketers to participate in the show. People will laugh when they see me dancing, said Bhajji.         "It was a very good experience and I enjoyed every moment with Mona," he added.         The winner of the show takes home a cash-prize of 25 lakh.

First Published: Sun, September 21 2008. 15:46 IST