Watch IPL 2013 Opening Ceremony online feating performances by Shahrukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Katrina Kaif and international rapper Pitbull. IPL 2013 Opening ceremony full video watch online.
The ‘City of Joy’, Kolkata hosted the IPL 2013 opening ceremony in bollywood style to kick off the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Tuesday. American rapper Pitbull and superstar Shah Rukh Khan were the main highlights.
Katrina Kaif and Deepika Padukone danced with bollywood badshah at the Salk Lake stadium in Kolkata in front of 50,000 peoples. The 120,000 capacity football stadium transformed into a kaleidoscope of Rabindra Sangeet, Bollywood dance and songs as the 2013 leg formally opened with all the nine team captains taking the ICC Spirit of Cricket Pledge, ‘Play hard, play fair’.
Flying drummers, Chinese percussionists and fireworks were some of the other attractions that were on offer for the event.
After that, a collection of balloons rose into the hot air above to the sound of drums, music and the cheers of people with a performer carrying the winner’s trophy.
Divided into six segments, the evening began with Khan doing a poetic rendition of popular Rabindra Sangeet Aguner Paroshmani with the popular poetry ‘Where the mind is without fear ” being played in the background.
Watch the complete video of the opening ceremony below: