England stars visit 'Pavilion'

Stars from the England cricket team - Alaistair Cook, Jonny Bairstow, Chris Woakes and Mark Ramprakash - visited the sports shop Pavilion.

England players Alaistair Cook, Jonny Bairstow, Chris Woakes and Mark Ramprakash at the Pavilion.   -  Special Arrangement

The Pavilion Sports shop located near Chepauk had star visitors from the England cricket team on Wednesday. Captain Alaistair Cook, Jonny Bairstow, Chris Woakes and Mark Ramprakash were the guests at the sports shop..

Owner Chandra Kumar Chopda, visibly excited said it was a big honour for them to have such big players grace their shop.

"Earlier the like of Sunil Gavaskar, Garry Sobers, MS Dhoni, Sachin Tendulkar have also visited our shop." he said.

The shop also helps promising talent to get sponsorship for their training.

A special presentation was made to the players by Mr. Chopda to show his appreciation.

The shop is more than 30 years old and caters to all kinds of sporting needs.