On November 15, the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai hosted a star-studded audience as India and New Zealand clashed in the 2023 World Cup semifinal, making it one of the most significant matches of the year. Renowned figures such as cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, former English football star David Beckham, and Bollywood celebrities including Ranbir Kapoor, John Abraham, Kiara Advani, and Siddharth Malhotra were in attendance to witness India’s triumph.
Anushka Sharma was there to shower kisses on her husband, Virat Kohli, who made history by becoming the first male cricketer to achieve 50 centuries in ODI cricket. Anushka donned a relaxed printed shirt and shorts combo from Dhruv Kapoor, complemented by oval sunglasses and bracelets.
Ranbir Kapoor, promoting his upcoming film Animal, appeared in a sharp blue suit and black sunglasses.
After the promotional activities, he switched to the Indian team jersey to support the team.
Alongside him, John Abraham was captured in the stands, exuding a rugged look in a fitted t-shirt and jeans.
Kiara Advani and Sidharth Malhotra also cheered for the team in coordinated outfits. Kiara opted for a white tank top with stone-washed jeans and a Celine hat, while Sidharth wore a white t-shirt with military green cargo pants, paired with black sunglasses and a dark blue cap.
Vicky Kaushal, gearing up for his upcoming film Sam Bahadur, sported an India jersey, jeans, and a scarf, tying back his long hair.
Madhuri Dixit and Dr Sriram Nene were spotted at Wankhede, with Madhuri in a white shirt and jeans, and her husband donning an India jersey and jeans.
— InsideSport (@InsideSportIND) November 15, 2023
Rajinikanth and his family were also present, with Soundarya Rajinikanth sharing photos and expressing hope for India to reach the finals.
Let’s hope we go to the finals ✨✨✨🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻❤️❤️❤️❤️ go india 🇮🇳🙏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 pic.twitter.com/lcxjCiFfk9
— soundarya rajnikanth (@soundaryaarajni) November 15, 2023
English football player David Beckham, on a UNICEF program tour in India, witnessed Kohli’s historic innings. Beckham, dressed sharply in a pinstriped blue suit, showcased his neck tattoos proudly.