The newly elected Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) president Azharuddin is said to have minister had asked KTR to support the game of cricket. He said that he met KTR in a courtesy at Buddha Bhavan. The government is taking a big leap to sports, said CM KCR. He said that all parties should cooperate in addition to the parties.
While TRS rival Vivek Ventaswamy stood on the panel of the HCA election, Azharuddin was favored by the TRS and he won. There are rumors that Azharuddin had earlier promised to join the TRS if he supported him in this election. There is a rumor that Azharuddin will join TRS.