Juhi Chawla describes her daughter Jahnavi as a “young intern in training at KKR camp” after the IPL auction in a sweet post | Bollywood
Actor Juhi Chawla shared a video montage featuring her and her daughter Jahnavi Mehta on Thursday, days before her birthday. Taking to Instagram, Juhi shared the clip of the duo, featuring moments from Jahnavi’s childhood to the recent Indian Premier League (IPL) auction.
The clip began with Juhi Chawla holding baby Jahnavi, followed by the mother-daughter duo posing for the camera in a throwback memory. It also features their vacation moments at the beach and in the snowy mountains.
Sharing the video, Juhi captioned the post, “Ever since she was little, Jahnavi didn’t just watch IPL, she started watching cricket. By listening carefully to the commentators, she started to understand the intricacies of the game.
Juhi continued, “When she was about 12, we were in Bali on a family vacation. At the hotel, there was a coffee table book, the size of (what was) a thick phone book, do you remember it…??It contained the life stories, the achievements, the records, a kind of almanac, of all the cricketers in the world.During the few days we spent at the hotel, between his jumping in the pool and her mad hatter behavior, she sat at the gazebo by the pool and read this book cover to cover! It was so unusual and so intense. What a 12 year old girl made me wonder…?Over the years, his interest in the game has only grown.
“When we talk about cricket, her face lights up, she is happy and enthusiastic. Her knowledge on the subject is astounding to me. Jahnavi has set something of a record by being the youngest person to be allowed at the cricket table. IPL auction 3 years A few days ago, she was only 17. Aryan and Jahnavi attended the last auction, and this time Suhana joined them,” added Juhi.
Juhi’s message concluded, “It’s extremely kind of Mr. Venky Mysore, our CEO, allowing him to participate in important discussions and even encouraging him to express his views. He affectionately calls him “Coach”. Sure, she’s like a young intern, training at KKR camp, but she feels so pumped up about it. She’s where her heart is, and it shows. As a mother, I feel blessed, happy and proud of the little girl. She is extremely bright, has a long way to go, with the grace of God she is on her way. @jahnavi_mehta @iamjaymmehta @kkriders @mysore.v #kkr #ipl.”
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Recently Jahnavi and Shah Rukh Khan’s children son Aryan Khan and daughter Suhana Khan were seen at IPL auction in Bengaluru. Juhi and Shah Rukh are co-owners of their team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). Juhi shared a post on Instagram, welcoming Jahnavi, Aryan and Suhana, and wrote, “Welcome to our players KKR, Shreyas Iyer, Pat Cummins, Nitish Rana…and our group of young owners Aryan, Suhana and Jahnavi! !! Thank you Venky and all our KKR staff. Super grateful and super happy!!”
Jahnavi is the daughter of Juhi and her husband, industrialist Jay Mehta. The duo tied the knot in 1995 and have another child, son Arjun Mehta who was born in 2003. Jahnavi was born in 2001.