Amitabh Bachchan’s Kaun Banega Crorepati hosted its second episode, KBC Karamveer, on Friday, October 12. In the special episode, the show featured the Indian National Field Hockey team, which was the first non-European team to be a part of the International Hockey Federation. It was an episode full of all kinds of emotion. There was drama as our talented players struggle to get the answers of a few questions. There was excitement and happiness everytime they gave a right answer to a question, and there was an overflow of emotions whenever they share a story from the field. Also Read - Amitabh Bachchan’s Another Eye is Left For Cataract Surgery, Updates Fans While Thanking Them For Prayers
Ramandeep Singh and Armaan Qureshi took the hot seat to play the game. When Amitabh Bachchan asked what will you miss the most after retirement, then Singh responded that he will miss the five letter word ‘India’ written on the jersey and national anthem that is played just before the match. Also Read - Amitabh Bachchan Health Update: Megastar Undergoes Laser Eye Surgery to Remove Cataract, Will Not be Discharged Today
About Indian National Field Hockey:
In 1928, the team won its first Olympic gold medal and until 1960, the Indian man’s team remained unbeaten in the Olympics, winning six gold medals in a row. As of 2018, the team is ranked fifth in the world. From February 2018, the Government of Odisha has started sponsoring the Indian national field hockey team for both men and women. In a first-of-its-kind association, the state has decided to support India’s field hockey team for the next five years. India is the most successful team ever in the Olympics, having won eight gold, one silver and two bronze medals till date. Also Read - Amitabh Bachchan Shares Health Update , Says 'Undergoing Surgery'
Field Hockey India – Current Ranking: 5th Rank, as of 1st July 2018 with 1484 rating points. The Indian Team is preparing for world cup 2018, as the host country and wants the support of the entire nation.
KBC is an Indian adaptation of British show, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? In the latest season, the show is celebrating the spirit of resilience. Though the format of Kaun Banega Crorepati 10 remains the same, there are a few changes this time around. For example, the questions are going to be difficult. For the first on an Indian reality TV show, the latest technology is being used. In lifelines, the audio call has been replaced with video conferencing.
KBC 2018 can be played by contestants aged above 12 years. The participants should not be a history-sheeter or have criminal records. The contestants should not have a past history of blood pressure or any heart-related ailments. KBC 10 will have 30 episodes.