India, June 16 -- The news of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's sudden death has come as an absolute shocker to many, including cricketer Digvijay Deshmukh, the actor's co-star from 2013 film Kai Po Che! In the film, too, Deshmukh played a gifted cricketer being mentored by Rajput's character, Ishaan, and he shares how in real life also, the actor wanted to see him become a successful cricketer.

"He was passionate about cricket. On the last day of shoot, I had promised him I'd not meet him till I became a decent level cricketer. This year, when I got selected to play for Mumbai Indians, I decided to meet him but then the lockdown happened and now he is no more," shares Deshmukh in a somber tone, and adds, "I wish the lockdown wouldn't have be...