Abhishek Bachchan admits that he loves basketball among all other sports

Abhishek Bachchan

Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan recently held a reception for NBA star basketballer, Kevin Durant. There he admitted that his first love in sports is basketball. ” I have been a fan to start with. Basketball is my first love in sports and it’s always a sport I have always played through my life.”

Abhishek Bachchan holds a lot of interest in sports as he co-owns Jaipur Pink Panthers in Pro Kabaddi League and Chennaiyan FC in Indian Super League. He also revealed that he has been a great fan of the game since his father and great Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan took him for a game in Los Angeles in 1982.

“I have been an NBA fan since 1982 when my father, Amitabh Bachchan, took me to a game in Los Angeles. It’s an honour to have Kevin here in India. He is a great player; a player I have huge admiration for. I welcome him whole heartedly and I hope he enjoys his trip here.”

Apart from Abhishek, other celebrities like Virender Sehwag, Tanmay Bhat were also present at the event.