Chennai

Actors don role of sportsperson

Strategic partnerships: (From left) Actor Vivek Oberoi, Aisam Qureshi, actor Suriya and Rohan Bopanna at the celebrity doubles match in Chennai on Monday. Photo: M. Vedhan

Strategic partnerships: (From left) Actor Vivek Oberoi, Aisam Qureshi, actor Suriya and Rohan Bopanna at the celebrity doubles match in Chennai on Monday. Photo: M. Vedhan  

Actors Suriya and Vivek Oberoi featured in a celebrity doubles match at the Aircel Chennai Open here on Monday. While Suriya partnered with Rohan Bopanna, Vivek teamed up with Aisam Qureshi from Pakistan. Even before the first serve, Vivek requested Suriya not to make him look silly. . And Suriya obliged. After a drubbing in the seven-point match, Suriya said ?He calls me anna. How can I see him lose? ? Vivek responded, ?The people in Chennai are large-hearted, starting with my anna.?

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