IPL 2023 Opening ceremony: Date, Time, Venue, Performance, Celebs, Tickets, First Match, Teams, Venues, All you need to know
Get ready for the ultimate cricket extravaganza as IPL 2023 Opening Ceremony is just around the corner, Don’t miss out on the live streaming of the grand event
IPL 2023 Opening ceremony: The IPL 2023 will return to India in its original form. The 16th edition of the Indian Premier League will be held in the traditional home-and-away format, with each side playing seven matches at home and seven away. For the first time since 2019, the competition will be contested across India.
Needless to mention, the league will begin with a magnificent opening ceremony including a lineup of pan-India and Bollywood celebrities. Tamanna Bhatia was announced as one of the performers at the opening ceremony by the BCCI on Wednesday (March 29). Bollywood stars Katrina Kaif and Tiger Shroff are allegedly planning to perform at the IPL 2023 Opening Ceremony on March 31.
When is the IPL 2023 Opening Ceremony is Happening
Opening ceremony date: March 31, 2023,
Time: Prior to the start of the Gujarat Titans-Chennai Super Kings match, which will begin at 7:30 PM at the opening ceremony venue
Where is the IPL 2023 Opening Ceremony Happening
Venue: Narendra Modi Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad
Who’s Performing In the IPL 2023 Opening Ceremony
Performers: Rasmika Mandanna, Tamannah Bhatia (reportedly)
Celebs: Rasmika Mandanna, Tamannah Bhatia, and many other movie A-listers are expected to attend the ceremony
Where To Book The Tickets for IPL 2023 Opening Ceremony
Tickets: Tickets for IPL 16 are available at the Paytm Insider and Book My Show mobile applications. IPL fans can also purchase tickets at the venues’ box offices. Tickets are available at a cost of Rs 800–10,000. Paytm Insider and Book My Show will deliver tickets to the buyer’s address at least 2-3 days before the start of the match.
Where To Watch the IPL 2023 Opening Ceremony TV Broadcasting
Official broadcasters: The opening ceremony of the IPL 2023 and all matches will be broadcast live on Star Sports. It retained the broadcasting rights last year.
Viacom18 has the exclusive internet streaming rights, and people can watch all IPL matches on its Jio Cinema app for free.
For foreign audiences, online streaming company, DAZN, and ITV will broadcast 16 matches on a free-to-air basis in the United Kingdom.
In the USA, Willow TV has TV broadcast rights, while the ESPN+ app has internet streaming rights.
Teams: A total of 10 teams will be in the fray for the trophy. Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Capitals, Gujarat Titans, Kolkata Knight Riders, Lucknow Super Giants, Mumbai Indians, Punjab Kings, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad.