IPL (Indian Premier League) 2018 fever is all set to start up with the opening ceremony from 7th April onwards & the celebs are ready with their amazing performances. Gala event that will kick-start the 11th edition of 48 days long IPL in India will showcase some memorable moments. IPL 2018 Opening Ceremony will lighten up with the performance of Hrithik Roshan as the star performer.
Get ready to stick to your TV sets from 7th April onwards as the yearly cricket fever IPL 2018 will be starting for long 48 days. And the major change of the IPL 2018 opening ceremony is that, instead of Ranveer Singh, Hrithik Roshan will be seen on the stage. Know much more details regarding the opening ceremony of 2018 IPL below.
Details of IPL 2018 Opening Ceremony (Date, Venue & Tickets)
Opening Ceremony of IPL Season 11 will kick start on 7th April at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. From the VVIPs to the members of all the teams of IPL, lakhs of cricket lovers & one event that will be the reason for the huge gathering. Tickets of IPL 2018 has been sold out & the audience is just waiting for the day to start with a bang on April 7 @ Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium. The event will start around 6 pm & will conclude @ 7:15 pm, just 15 minutes before the toss of the first match.
As it’s the opening ceremony & the first match of the IPL 2018 will also be played between Mumbai Indians & Chennai Superkings. So the ceremony will only hold the presence of only 2 Captains, Rohit Sharma (Mumbai Indians) & MS Dhoni (CSK). One side, it will be the 3 times of IPL, Mumbai Indian & on the other side it will be CSK team, who has been returning to the journey of IPL after the ban of 2 years.
Performances @ IPL 2018 Opening Ceremony in Mumbai
As it has been observed from the last 10 years, Opening Ceremony of IPL 2018 will also be a grand event that will leave you all mum. And the lined up celebrities, who are going to lighten up the IPL 2018 Opening Ceremony in Mumbai are-
- Hrithik Roshan
- Varun Dhawan
- Jacquelin Fernandez
- Parineeti Chopra
Although Ranveer Singh was also supposed to join the event but unfortunately he canceled the same due to his injury. Last it was Amy Jackson, Guru Randhawa, Shraddha Kapoor, Tiger Shroff, who made the event memorable. And in 2018, it will be much more dazzling event with the energetic performance of Hrithik Roshan on the stage of the opening ceremony of IPL 2018.