The Super Boxing League is all set to start its first season from 7 July with B-town stars as team co-owners for its franchises.
Rana Daggubati and Suniel Shetty are the co-owners of Bahubali Boxers team of South India; The Raabta fame actor Sushant Singh Rajput is the co-owner of his home town team Delhi Gladiators. Randeep Hooda and Sohail Khan will be the co-owners of Haryana Warriors and Mumbai Assassins whereas Riteish Deshmukh will be seen promoting his native team, the Maratha Yoddhas.
The inaugural match of the league will be played between Haryana Warriors and Delhi Gladiators at DDA Badminton and Squash Stadium. Commenting on same the CEO and founder of the league Bill Dosanjh said, "We are overwhelmed by the response boxing has received from the Bollywood fraternity."
"It's no secret that Bollywood draws inspiration from sports every now and then. The stars joining us on this platform is an evidence of the immense potential in boxing."