Wearing turban is a mandatory part of Sikh religion. They consider turban or dastaar as an important part of the unique Sikh identity. Many Bollywood actors like Sunny Deol, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn and Salman Khan among others have donned the ‘Sikh’ look various times to meet the demand of the script. Not just them, but our cricketers too have been spotted donning turban while shooting for commercials.
Here in the articles we are listing some of the cricketers who rocked the turban look with utmost perfection!
Virat Kohli: India captain Virat Kohli recently surprised his fans after he shared a picture of himself donning a pathani suit with pink turban. He captioned the image as “Sat Shri Akal saarreyaan nu! 🙏🏼.”
Virat’s this picture went instant viral as it has fetched over 2 million likes and over 16k comments. Many of his fans predicting that Virat’s this look is for his next commercial.
MS Dhoni: Former Indian captain, MS Dhoni sent his fans into a tizzy after he turned into a Sikh hockey player for a commercial brand. In his new avatar, Dhoni sported a red turban and posted the picture on his official Facebook page.
Brett Lee: Former Australian cricketer, Breet Lee took everyone by surprise after he wore a turban during his visit to the Golden Temple in Amritsar. During his visit, the cricketer distributed free food as part of a communal vegetarian meal, known as ‘langar’ and performed the ‘seva’.
Sourav Ganguly: Former Indian captain, Sourav Ganguly once had to disguise himself as a turban wearing Sardar as he wanted to attend Durga Puja with his wife in Kolkata. His wife, Dona, arranged a makeup artist to give Sourav the right Sardar look.
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