The ICC World Cup 2023‘s opening ceremony will feature Bollywood stars, ensuring a star-studded event. The highly anticipated ICC World Cup 2023, occurring once every four years, is about to commence on October 5 with an electrifying match between England and New Zealand, set in the renowned Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
Prior to the thrilling cricket matches, cricket enthusiasts can look forward to a star-studded opening ceremony scheduled for October 4. This spectacular event is a collaborative effort between the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the International Cricket Council (ICC).
It is expected to be a visual delight, not only featuring the ten captains leading their nations, including the dynamic Rohit Sharma, but also a constellation of Bollywood celebrities.
Superstar Ranveer Singh, the legendary Asha Bhosle, the melodious Shreya Ghoshal, heartthrob Arijit Singh, the beautiful Tamannaah Bhatia, and the genius behind the iconic 2011 World Cup song, Shankar Mahadevan, are some of the luminaries gracing this event.
Additionally, the composer and singer of this edition’s theme song, ‘Dil Jashn Bole,’ Pritam, is also expected to be part of this dazzling lineup. The Narendra Modi Stadium is all decked up for this grand ceremony:
How can you watch the celebration of ICC World Cup 2023?
The big show will kick off at 7 PM IST at the Narendra Modi Stadium, just one day before the tournament begins. The timing is carefully chosen for an amazing laser show and fantastic fireworks in the evening. It’s officially called ‘Captains Day,’ and it’s designed to mesmerize cricket fans all over the country.
To make it even more special, top officials from cricket boards worldwide are invited to attend and add to the charm of this incredibly significant cricketing event. Those lucky enough to have tickets for the first match can be there at the stadium and enjoy this spectacular night.