A celebrity cricket league tournament is to be shown live on Sahara One next month.

Combining the two most popular forms of entertainment – cinema and cricket – it brings together Bollywood and the southern film industry to play the game of cricket in June.

For the first time in India, the film fraternities from southern film industry Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Bollywood will come together to play in the T20 format.

The Celebrity Cricket League (CCLT20) will consist of four teams Mumbai Heroes, Chennai Rhinos, Karnataka BullDozers and Telugu Warriors.

Amongst the celebrities include Bollywood stars Ritiesh Deshmukh and Salman Khan.

The opening ceremony of Celebrity Cricket League will be on Saturday 4th June at 14:30.