It has been a ritual for Telugu film stars to play cricket for charity in the past few years. The next edition of star cricket to be conducted by MAA (Movie Artists Association) will be held on 14 February. VRK Events has taken the responsibility of staging this event.
It is going to be called MAA Premiere League T20 cup and it will be held in Lal Bahadur Sastri stadium in Hyderabad.
A press meet has been organized regarding the same. It was attended by Bala Krishna, Murali Mohan, Jayasudha, Vishnu, Kalyan Ram, Srikanth, Taraka Ratna, Rajiv Kanakala, Sivaji Raja, Ali, Hema, Ashok Kumar, Siva Krishna, Kadambari Kiran Kumar, Bangalore Padma, Raja Ravindra, Manik, O Kalyan and V Ravi Kumar of VRK Events.
Murali Mohan said, “Every member of Telugu film industry made it a huge success when we conducted star night to raise funds for flood victims. MAA has 900 members and lots of them are poor. We are giving needy actors some money every month. We need more funds. That is the reason for conducting star cricket. VRK Events is going to conduct this event. We are going to launch dresses of the cricketers in January. We will give more information about the cricket match in the nest press meet.”
Bala Krishna Nandamuri said, “We are also planning to have own building for MAA and have a clinic there to cater to the MAA members. I wish the event to become a huge success.”