MUMBAI: Miss World Manushi Chhillar has been roped in by the world’s biggest fitness brand for a star-studded initiative aimed at raising funds for people affected by Coronavirus. The former Miss World is part of a global campaign titled Home Team Hero that also features the likes of Argentinian footballing legend Lionel Messi, British footballing legend David Beckham, Indian cricketing icon Rohit Sharma, Welsh icon Gareth Bale, German footballing great Mesut Ozil, among others.
Manushi will urge people to take part in this initiative that raises funds basis the amount of workout that a person does. Every hour of work-out done by an individual, from anywhere in the world, will trigger the brand to donate 1$ and with so many icons of the world participating, the brand aims to clock at least 1 million hours globally!
Manushi says, “Super excited to become a part of the global Adidas campaign Home Team Hero Challenge. It is an opportunity for the world’s athletes and creators to unite and help make a difference with their workouts for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic globally and I’m proud to be doing my bit for the #COVID19FUND.”
The beautiful lady, who is set to debut opposite Akshay Kumar in YRF’s big-budget film Prithviraj, says that she likes to follow football as a sport! She says, “No one knows this but I’m actually a very sporty person and I do like football as a sport. So, it’s thrilling to be associated with an initiative that has so many sporting legends and icons of the world coming forward to help. The world needs each and every individual to stand up and support those in need and I am pleased to be working towards this common goal through the challenge.”
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