Tag Archives: opening ceremony

Pro Kabaddi 2015 kicks off – Schedule, Time, Venue,Teams

The Pro-Kabaddi Season 2 kicked off on Saturday, July 18 at the NSCI Stadium in Mumbai with hosts and last year’s runners-up U Mumba taking on the defending champions Jaipur Pink Panthers. Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan sang the National Anthem at the opening ceremony of the kabaddi event on Saturday and U Mumba won the opening, repeating the fact that Jaipur ...

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Pro Kabaddi 2015: U Mumba to Kick Off 2nd Edition Opening Match with Pink Panthers, Schedule, Teams, Live Streaming Information, TV Channel

The second edition of PKL (Pro Kabaddi League) will be inaugurated with an opening leg between hosts U Mumba who were last year’s runner-up and the reigning champions, Jaipur Pink Panthers at NSCI (National Sports Centre of India), Mumbai. PKL is jointly sponsored by Star India and Mashal Sports with the support of both Amateur Kabaddi Federation of India and ...

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Bollywood Stars Dazzle Cricketers, Fans with ‘India Ka Tyohaar’ at IPL-8 Opening Ceremony

Reflecting the grandeur and exuberance of Indian festivities, the glitzy and technologically stunning opening gala of the eighth Indian Premier League (IPL) saw blockbuster Bollywood match steps with international cricket camaraderie amid a replay of magical moments of the previous editions of the tournament. However, there were also hiccups aplenty. A lacklustre emcee in Saif Ali Khan, a few non-functional LED ...

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IPL opening ceremony in Kolkata on April 7; Will SRK rock again?

The opening ceremony of the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata on April 7, said a statement by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) today, Wednesday. The ceremony will start at 7.30 pm will feature some of the “big names in Bollywood” but the identities of the artists ...

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Mobile World Congress 2015 Kicks Off Today at Barcelona

The Mobile World Congress will be kicked off today, Monday March 2 in Barcelona, opining its fourth annual event with the theme of MMIX — Mobile.Music.Innovation.eXperience — bringing together a host of industry-leading CEOs including Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg among others. The MMIX is a collaboration between global music marketing specialists Popshop, leading brand experience agency Momentum Worldwide and the ...

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ICC World Cup 2015 Opening Ceremony: More than 1 billion watched live globally

The 2015 cricket World Cup opening ceremony was held on Thursday, February 12, in Melbourne and Christchurch in Australia and New Zealand with Indian team represented by M.S. Dhoni and Virat Kohli. Besides players and fans, the ceremony was kicked off with performances by Jessica Hilda Mauboy, Tina Arena, Nathaniel and Daryl Braithwaite, while the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra showing the ...

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National Games Kick Off in Kerala; Sachin Tendulkar Star Attraction

Tendulkar was roped in by the Kerala government as the goodwill ambassador for the Games and even while Malayalam superstar Mohanlal came under flak from certain quarters for allegedly collecting money to stage his nearly four-hour-long musical show, those who found fault with him looked at Tendulkar who has not charged anything. Each time the speakers mentioned the name of ...

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ASIAD 2014: ‘Gangnam’ Singer Psy Kicks Off Opening Ceremony

The much-awaited Asiad 2014 was kicked off Friday at Incheon in South Korea with world-famous singer Psy going “Gangnam Style” on the stage at 3:30 pm IST at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium. The Ceremony was opened with an on-screen video showing the special features of 45 participating nations and 29 languages used in these 45 nations in respect and ...

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FIFA World Cup 2014 Opening Ceremony: Jennifer Lopez Relents, to Perform with Pitbull

Jennifer Lopez will perform “We Are One (Ole Ola)” live with rapper Pitbull and Brazilian singer Claudia Leitte as the FIFA opening ceremony kicks off today (Thursday, June 12) night in Sao Paulo, relenting from her earlier stated position not to perform. In a statement given to People Magazine by her representiative, it was said: “Jennifer would not want to ...

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IPL 2014: No Grand Opening Ceremony This Time, SRK is Busy!

The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014 cricketing extravaganza is set to kick off on Tuesday night with a gala dinner to be hosted in Abu Dhabi, not a grand opening ceremony as it was in the past. Shahrukh Khan and Madhuri Dixit are among those confirmed to attend this year, while Deepika Padukone may or may not attend the curtain ...

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CES 2013 Opens with 3,250 exhibitors

The 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) opened its doors on Tuesday featuring more than 3,250 exhibitors across 1.9 million net square feet of exhibit space, breaking both space and exhibitor records that were set last year. Innovation propelled this year’s preshow press events that kicked off with 74 companies showcasing their latest tech at CES Unveiled on Sunday night, ...

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