The brand Knight Riders expanding its wings and made an impact in the league game of cricket.
The Knight Riders journey begins with the Kolkata Knight Riders in the world’s richest and biggest cricket league ‘IPL’ in 2008. The franchise is owned by Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan, actress Juhi Chawla and her spouse Jay Mehta. The team has gained immense popularity due to its association with Shah Rukh Khan. Team KKR won the IPL twice in 2012 and 2014.
According to a report, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) has been named the most valued team in the Indian Premier League (IPL).The IPL team is currently valued at $58.6 million, which is 24 percent more than last year.
In 2015, Red Chillies Entertainment, the parent company of IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders, purchased stakes in the Red Steel team in Caribbean Premier League(CPL). The Red Steel went on to win the 2015 tournament. After the season, the name was changed to Trinbago Knight Riders.
In 2017 KKR owned Cape Town franchise of T20 Global League of South Africa. Probably the name of the Franchise is Cape Town Knight Riders (CKR). Team Owned by Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan and actress Juhi Chawla. CKR is the third team of Shah Rukh Khan.