VIVO Indian Premier League 2016 will have the best cricketing league teams in India competing for the title. And at the IPL 2016 opening ceremony, to be held on today at the Dome – the National Sports Club of India Stadium in Worli, Mumbai, some of the best national and international stars will perform. Fans can watch performances by Bollywood and international celebrities as the tickets have gone live online. The opening ceremony will start at 7.30 pm.

The opening ceremony of an event as big as the IPL, which are performances by English bands, and Bollywood celebrities like Katrina Kaif, Ranveer Singh, Jacquline Fernandez, and Yo Yo Honey Singh. American rapper Chris Brown, Major Lazer, the American dancehall reggae trio, Fuse ODG, the English rapper, and American-Jamaican artist Nailah Thorbourne are scheduled to set the stage on fire today night.

Katrina said “Cricket and Bollywood have always been closely associated and what better way for me to show my support! I am totally looking forward to the experience. It is going to be fantastic.”

Ranveer Singh said: “My act will honour the spirit of cricket and victory. I want to dedicate this performance to all the cricket fans across the world.”

The first IPL 2016 match will be held between Mumbai Indians and Rising Pune Supergiants, the new team headed by M S Dhoni. The IPL 2016 first match will take place at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on April 9, 2016.

The tickets of IPL 2016 opening ceremony, can be booked through the website bookmyshow.com the prices start from Rs. 10,000 for Black Silver seats and Rs. 15,000 for Balck Gold seats.

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