You can watch the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2013 online on the official website of Indiatimes and on YouTube.
The IPL 2013 ceremony is scheduled to start at 7:30 pm (IST) on Tuesday, 2 April 2013, at the Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata.
The IPL has signed Red Chillies Entertainments Pvt Ltd as promoters for the Opening Ceremony.
“We are delighted to have tied up with Red Chillies Entertainments Pvt Ltd, which has a proven track record of organising and executing events on a grand scale,” Rajeev Shukla, Chairman, IPL, said.
“The Opening Ceremony of the Pepsi IPL 2013 will be one of the most spectacular events ever witnessed, in keeping with what will follow in the tournament itself, over the following seven weeks.”
The Opening Nite will feature Live performances from a medley of international artists including music sensation Pitbull along with Flying drummers, Chinese percussionists, awesome fireworks and some of the biggest Indian film stars including Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Deepika Padukone.
The sixth season, due to begin at Kolkata’s hallowed Eden Gardens on Wednesday, 3 April 2013, will feature Nine teams. A total of 76 matches will be played over a period of seven weeks. The winner of the sixth season will be decided on Sunday, 26 May 2013 at the Eden Gardens.