- Rishi Kapoor's tweet to IPL has sparked a Twitter debate
- He said, "Have a mix of players from cricketing countries in the playing
- Rishi Kapoor's next film is 102 Not Out
Another user wrote, "That is because people still think backward that women can't be equal to men and good for household things but they have forgotten women are good at multi-tasking. Today's women are everywhere... Be it sports, business, entertainment or education... Just give them a chance."
Read Rishi Kapoor's tweet here:
IPL.Just a thought! Why not female Cricketers in the Auction. No gender biases,have a mix of players from cricketing countries in the playing eleven! Or is it that men play a tougher game?— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) January 28, 2018
This is not the first time that Rishi Kapoor has tweeted about the IPL. Last year, he offered a suggestion to the organisers and wrote, "IPL. You got world players. Afghanistan makes debut. My plea is please consider Pakistani players. Phir match hoga! Hum bade log hain. Please!"
IPL. You got world players. Afghanistan makes debut. My plea is please consider Pakistani players.Phir match hoga! Hum bade log hain.Please!— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) April 4, 2017
Some of the Bollywood stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Juhi Chawla and Preity Zinta are co-owners of the IPL teams.
Rishi Kapoor was last seen in 2017's Patel Ki Punjabi Shaadi and has two upcoming projects - 102 Not Out, also starring Amitabh Bachchan and Mulq - in the pipeline.