Bollywood’s renowned film stars are all geared up to shine at 2012 Indian Premier League (IPL) 5 opening ceremony.
B- Ville’s megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be taking part to the IPL opening ceremony. On the other side, South Indian choreographer, actor, director Prabhu Deva will be seen performing at IPL opening.
Some of the top films stars like Priyanka Chopra and Salman Khan are set to be a part of the IPL-V opening ceremony to be held at YMCA College of Physical Education on April 3 Chennai. Besides Bollywood stars, the `Opening Nite` will also feature performance from famous international artist, an IPL release stated.
This mega event will also feature all nine team skippers taking the MCC Spirit of Cricket pledge, which has been routine since the competition`s begin in 2008. IPL 5 opening ceremony will start at 7:30 pm, however, the venue gates will be thrown open to the viewers from 5:00 pm.
The sale of the tickets, fixed at a starting price of Rs 1,500 and the ticket window counters will be opened from March 16.
On Sunday, Amitabh Bachchan tweeted,
“Asia Cup over soon and then IPL… opening extravaganza in Chennai… and yours truly a small part of it… nervous as hell!! April 3rd is the day for the opening… preparing for it already, getting back into the grind.
“Meeting all the Captains and teams will be such an honor. Seen all of them on Tv, now personally,”