Shah Rukh Khan wants son AbRam to play hockey for India


Shah Rukh Khan and his son AbRam are almost inseparable. From cricket matches to film shootings to vacations, the two are often spotted together.

And Indian Premier League match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore on Sunday night was no different. Like every time, AbRam accompanied daddy dearest to the stands.

Shah Rukh, who is the co-owner of Kolkata Knight Riders, wants his son to play hockey for team India.

“He’s not yet started playing cricket. Right now, he’s playing a little bit of football. I would like him to play field hockey for India,” Shah Rukh Khan told PTI.

Shah Rukh’s love for hockey is no secret, courtesy his 2007 film Chak De! Shah Rukh’s portrayal of Kabir Khan, who coached the Indian women’s team to lift the World Cup, is one of the top inspirational sports films of Bollywood, and he wants AbRam to play hockey.

AbRam, who will turn 5 this May, was seen with sister Suhana and dad SRK at the recent match.

On the work front, Shah Rukh is currently shooting for Aanand L Rai’s Zero along with Katrina Kaif. The film is set to hit the screens on December 21