IPL 2015: Opening Ceremony to be held in Kolkata on April 7

| Monday, April 6, 2015 - 15:27
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IPL Opening Ceremony to be held in Kolkata

KOLKATA: After the World Cup extravaganza, the Indian Premier League (IPL) fever is back. The opening ceremony of the much awaited time of the year is scheduled for April 7 and will be held at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata.

Featuring some of the big names from the Bollywood, the ceremony will commence at 7:30 PM on Tuesday. However, the names of the celebrities adding to the glam quotient are still to be disclosed.

“The names of the artists will be announced soon,” BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur said in a release on Wednesday.

The online ticket sale for the gala event will start at 5PM on Wednesday where the minimum price of the ticket is set at Rs. 200.

The first match of the IPL 2015 will see a strong fight between the defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians.

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