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Bollywood cheers Formula One

Last updated on: October 31, 2011 17:24 IST

Bollywood cheers Formula One



Bollywood was present in generous doses at the first Indian Formula One Grand Prix at Greater Noida on Sunday, and from the looks of it, all of them had a blast.

'F1 in india!Awesome! Super Super Super! Thank you Sahara Force India!' Bipasha Basu tweeted with a picture (left) of herself with friend Binal Shah.

Riteish Deshmukh was thrilled to watch the race live: 'Thrilled to witness India become a part of the global phenomenon called FORMULA 1 .D Venue n d entire event was truly international. my ears r still buzzing d sound of the roaring engines. Congrats Jaypee group.'

Preity Zinta also attended the race. 'Driving to the Formula 1 Race ! So excited .... Cannot believe the crazy traffic & how hot it is ! Bring on the speed boyz.. We are ready !' she tweeted.

Amitabh Bachchan felt proud of India. 'How rapidly we embrace change .. F1 thunders past in great glory .. Well done INDIA !!! Everything went off smoothly,' he wrote.

One of the attractions at the race was Shah Rukh Khan. 'long flt great pleasantly hit by the delhi winter start. refreshed..reloaded..ready to enjoy F.One & Ra.One in my hometown i am ON,' Shah Rukh updated before attending the event.

Raima Sen wrote: 'Enroute #F1 ....can feel the excitement on the roads..90000 people expected..that many cars and that much traffic.phew'

Minissha Lamba felt proud. 'Touchdown in delhi! Its amazing how a few ppl have made d whole nation proud. Go Sahara Force India!! Let's win it on home ground :)' she tweeted.

Image: Bipasha Basu with her friend Binal Shah


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