Opening ceremony of The Pepsi IPL 2013 today will be held at 7:30 PM at the Lake Stadium in Kolkata. It is a biggest football stadium in Asia. Many Bollywood stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone etc. will perform in the ceremony after JLo cancelled her live performance due to differences with organisers.
There is a good news coming from meteorological department. Meteorological department predicted there will be no rain Tuesday.
“Maximum and minimum temperature will be 36 and 26 degree Celsius, respectively. The sky will be partly cloudy whereas rainfall is zero,” the official told IANS
Just before the opening there are many controversies in IPL 6. BJP, Shiv Sena, MNS demanded to cancel IPL6 matches in Maharashtra to save water in drought.
In IPL6 there will play 76 matches between 9 teams. All teams will put their heart and soul to win the tournament. Shah Rukh Khan the owner of Kolkata Knight Rider (champion of IPL5) is confident that his team will perform well in IPL6 also and will win the Pepsi IPL 2013.
First match of IPL6 will played at Eden Gardens at Kolkata on 3 April 2013 between KKR(defending champions) and Delhi Daredevils.
The final match of IPL6 will also be played at same ground .
In 2008 Rajasthan Royals was the champion. Deccan Charger won IPL2 in 2009. Chennai Super King becoming champion in 2010 & 2011 while KKR is defending champion (winner of 2012).
Let us hope there will be more cricket and less controversies in IPL6 and cricket fans will enjoy the tournament.