Olympians Neeraj Chopra, PR Sreejesh to be next guests on Big B’s KBC,


New Delhi: The promo for the upcoming Shandaar Shukravaar episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati season 13 was shared by Sony TV on their official Instagram page on Sunday.

Olympic medalists Neeraj Chopra and PR Sreejesh will honor the KBC hot-seat with megastar Amitabh Bachchan, the host of the popular quiz show. The new guests Olympians Chopra and Sreejesh won the hearts of the Indian audiences, nabbing medals in the Tokyo Olympics 2020.

Neeraj Chopra, who won the gold medal for India in javelin throw,arrived on the show greeting the audiences along with Olympian P Sreejesh. Sreejesh is the goalkeeper of Indian men’s hockey team which garnered the bronze medal at the recent Tokyo Olympics, after a gap of 41 years. The promo ended with host Amitabh Bachchan chanting ‘Hindustan Zindabad’.

The special episode comes weeks after former Indian cricketers Virender Sehwag and Sourav Ganguly appeared on KBC, where they narrated anecdotes from Team India’s dressing room. Ganguly is also the current President of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

The special Shandaar Shukravaar episode featuring Neeraj Chopra and P Sreejesh will go on air on coming Friday, September 17.