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KBC 13: Neeraj Chopra Gives Amitabh Bachchan Javelin Tips; WATCH Their Fun Banter

Olympic medallists Javeline thrower Neeraj Chopra and Hockey player PR Sreejesh are all set to answer Amitabh Bacchahn's questions in the new episode of KBC.

Neeraj Chopra

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The forthcoming episode of Amitabh Bachchan's Kaun Banega Crorepati 13 will feature Olympic medallists Neeraj Chopra and PR Sreejesh. The teaser of the episode released by Sony Television Entertainment has since gone viral on the internet as the duo can be seen having a jolly time with the veteran actor despite being on the hot seat. One of the previews from the upcoming episode has caught the public eye where the audience witnessed an epic collaboration between Sports and Bollywood as Bachchan received some professional tips from Chopra on how to skillfully throw the Javelin. Check out the video here.

Neeraj Chopra teaches Javelin Throw to Amitabh Bachchan

Taking to their official social media handle, Sony Television Entertainment released a sneak peek, captioned, ''Chalegi hockey, chalega bhala, #KBC13 mein Neeraj, Sreejesh aur AB sir ke sang dikhega game Olympic wala! Zaroor dekhiyega yeh romanchak pal #KaunBanegaCrorepati '', into the exciting episode featuring the two biggest sportspersons of the country, Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra and Hockey player PR Sreejesh. In the video, Bachchan brought out a Hockey stick and a Javelin and asked the athletes to share some of the tips to learn their sport. 

The 23-year-old Olympic medalist Neeraj Chopra showed the three different grips used to throw the Javelin and also showed his preferred ones to the veteran actor. The duo also shared a laugh together as the young player stated, ''Main aapko phek ke dikha deta par...'' (I would have demonstrated my throw here..) to which Bachchan was quick to discourage the idea saying, ''Sir, bilkul mat kijiye sir'' (Please do not do it, sir). This earned a round of laughter from the audience.

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The exciting teaser of the episode showed the duo being welcomed with a roar of applause from the audience for their contribution to the Indian sports after winning medals at the Tokyo Olympics 2020. Apart from answering the general knowledge questions, the KBC promo also promised a fun exchange between the athletes and the veteran actor as Neeraj Chopra will also be seen giving lessons on speaking Haryanvi to Amitabh Bachchan. The episode is scheduled to be released on September 17. 

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