Kerala Strikers is the team of celebrities who represent Mollywood at the Celebrity Cricket League. The team, which is led by Mohanlal as the captain, had Mamta Mohandas and Bhavana as their brand ambassadors. Now the team has announced that they have replaced Mamta with Mythili!
The announcement was made through their Facebook page, but an official confirmation is yet to come. The captain of the team, Mohanlal, is currently in the army territorial, visiting his colleagues. This is first official trip after he joined the Indian Army as Lieutenant Colonel.
Mamta Mohandas, who was not keeping well, had gone for her further treatments. Bhavana, though busy with her movies in Malayalam as well as Kannada, will continue to be the brand ambassador. Mythili, who rose to stardom after doing an item number in her movie Matinee, is said to be selected as the new brand ambassador of Kerala Strikers along with Bhavana.
The team has Edavela Babu as its Manager and the team include Rajeev Pillai, Kunchacko Boban, Bineesh Kodiyeri, Indrajith, Nivin Pauly, Kalabhavan Prajod, Manikuttan, Madan Mohan, Gayle Kuttappan (Sumesh) and many others. Lisy Priyadarshan is the owner of Kerala Strikers.
The league commenced in 2011. Since its inception, television viewership of CCL matches have grown to become more popular than the International Cricket Council (ICC) game.