IPL 2014 Opening Ceremony: IPL Unfolds In 2014!
IPL 2014 Opening Ceremony took place on April 15. The IPL 7 opening ceremony flags off the IPL Season 7 in 2014, after clouds of doubt hovering over it. This time, Abu Dhabi is expected to serve the perfect host to the cricketing pedigree of IPL 2014.
IPL 7: IPL 2014 Opening Ceremony
10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 and here we are! IPL 7 is one step away, as it needs to be welcomed with a much deserved glitz and glamour. Here, the day has arrived for the opening of IPL in 2014. Now, let’s take a sporty look at the things that are expected to take place in IPL 2014 opening ceremony. Oh! Actually, the IPL 7 has already commenced, and you don’t even know about it!
The IPL opening ceremony in 2014 opened up the gorgeous strata of IPL during the dusky hours of U.A.E. on April 15. But, there is nothing to repent, as we have purchased you the welcoming gestures of the IPL 7 opening ceremony with ease. Do you want to know how the tournament unfolded? If yes, then do not waste your time and scroll down your eyes to recover the lapsed time.
IPL 7 was flagged off in Abu Dhabi on April 15. IPL in 2014 has been the most awaited sporting event in our country, and its commencement means much more than a game of cricket. The IPL opening ceremony in 2014 began with the welcoming note by H.E. Sheikh Nahayan Mubarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Culture, Youth And Community Development. Then, the captains of the eight teams of IPL 7 led the path to vow their fidelity to the opening event of IPL 7, and signed the MCC Spirit Of Cricket medallion. The IPL 7 opening ceremony was being hosted by the prolific commentator, Ravi Shastri.
Corruption! It is a serious, yet unfortunate term in the field of sports, and IPL 7 still has doubts hovering around the issue of match fixing scandals. Sunil Gavaskar, BCCI interim president delivered a speech during the IPL opening ceremony that how measures are taken to minimize the dark shadows of corruption from IPL. As we have already told you that IPL is not about just the game of cricket, let’s move to the frolic part of the IPL opening ceremony in 2014. After getting done with the serious business of IPL 7, it was all entertainment and festivity in IPL 7 opening ceremony. It began with the light and music show, which depicted the cultural intercourse between India and U.A.E.
Now, it was the turn for some Desi (Indian) entertainment in the IPL 7 opening ceremony. If we talk about entertainment in India, it’s all about Bollywood. After all the sobre and serious events during opening ceremony, Deepika Padukone sizzled the stage with a mesmerizing dance number. She was followed by the King Of Bollywood, Shahrukh Khan who rocked the attendances with his humor. The popular actor was accompanied on the stage by the cricketers Shane Watson, Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni. The Bollywood variety got mixed up with the boyish charm of the cricketers, and added glamor to the IPL 7 opening ceremony. That’s IPL for you!
With the end of the opening ceremony event, the IPL 7 finally commenced in 2014. We present you the Pepsi IPL 7 in 2014 with information about each game of IPL 7.
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Wishing you a more adventurous IPL in 2014!