IPL is all set to get underway with the first match to be played between the defending champions Mumbai Indians and Rising Pune Supergiants. But before the event begins, every year the fans are treated with some brilliant performances in the opening ceremony which is held one day before the first match.

This year the opening ceremony saw performances from the likes of Ranvir Singh, Katrina Kaif, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Jacqueline Fernandez, DJ Bravo and Major Lazer among others. The glitzy outfits and the sparkling lights made the event even better as the crowd was treated to some magical performances by these stars.

As the captains walked out there were huge pops for the Indian captain MS Dhoni, the Test captain Virat Kohli and Mumbai’s very own Rohit Sharma. The ceremony took place inside the Dome at Sardar Vallabhbhai Stadium National Sports Club of India. We bring you some of the best pictures from this star-studded opening night.
Ranvir Singh delivered on his promise of an unforgettable opening night. He even invited all the performers on the stage for the final act.
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