“Why Bollywood songs, Let’s sing Kannada,” Anil Kumble’s Savage CRED ad will make your day

CRED came out with their latest advertisement featuring former India captain and coach Anil Kumble in a brand new avatar and the internet cannot keep calm.

New CRED ad

Indian fintech company CRED is known for its creative advertisements and they go absolutely viral in no time. From the Rahul Dravid ‘Indiranagar Ka Gunda’ ad to the ‘Antakshari’ one filled with nostalgia, we have witnessed absolutely mindblowing ways the company adopts for promotions.


Now, the credit card company has created an advertisement with Anil Kumble and yes, it has obviously gone viral online.

Anil Kumble’s savage reply

In the viral video, he can be seen blaming the CRED ad creators for making him sing 80’s Bollywood songs. He says, “You want me to dress like the 80s and sing an old Bollywood song. Why not 80’s Kannada song?,” he says and sings the iconic Shankarnag’s song “Santoshake Hadu Santoshake”

The video also features Indian Chess legend Viswanathan Anand.