The most awaited Vivo IPL 2016 is going to start soon. It is a ninth season of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016. The IPL 9 will start from 9th April 2016 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Opening ceremony of IPL 2016 will be held on 8th April 2016. ‘India Ka Tyohar’ IPL 2016 Opening ceremony will be star studded as famous Bollywood celebs will give energetic performance.
Bollywood celebrities including Jacqueline Fernandez, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Ranveer Singh and Katrina Kaif will give performance at the opening ceremony of IPL 9 2016. According to some sources, an all-girl English pop band called TBC is also set to perform at the opening ceremony of the Vivo IPL 2016.
IPL 2016 Opening Ceremony Date – 8th April 2016
IPL 2016 Opening Ceremony Time – From 7:30 PM (Indian Standard Time)
IPL 2016 Live Telecast on – Set MAX, Sony Six, Sony ESPN, Sony ESPN HD and Sony Six HD
IPL 2016 Opening Ceremony Venue – The Dome @ NSCI, SVP Stadium
The inauguration match will play between last year’s champions Mumbai Indians and new team Rising Pune Supergiants on 9th April 2016 at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. According to an official statement released by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), “Ferriswheel is all set to put together a mad cricket party which will enliven the spirit of cricket. For the first time ever, India will see a 360-degree experience of seamless graphics and projection and state of the art technology- all in one show.”
2016 Vivo IPL opening ceremony starts from 7:30 PM (Indian Standard Time) on 8th April 2016 at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. And the Tickets will be available online soon on BookMyShow. The live telecast of IPL 9 will be on Set MAX, Sony Six, Sony ESPN, Sony ESPN HD and Sony Six HD TV channels.
The officials said the ceremony would also see 200 dancers and mass cast performers and a huge number of folk artists and percussionists. There two new teams Gujarat Lions and Rising Pune Supergiants will participate in this IPL 2016.