IPL 4 opening ceremony
The Indian Premier League got off to a glitzy start on Friday at Chennai. Stunning performances, vibrant colours and dazzling fireworks ushered the event in.
The Indian Premier League got off to a glitzy start on Friday at Chennai. Stunning performances, vibrant colours and dazzling fireworks ushered the event in. (AFP PHOTOS)
The definite emphasis in the opening ceremony seemed to be on the tri-colour as artists in orange, white and yellow showcased their dance moves. (AFP PHOTO)
These artists had their entire body painted in the colours of the Indian flag as they even managed to replicate the fluttering motion with considerable ease. (AFP PHOTO)
Nothing about the Indian Premier League is small. These large dolls with live dancers inside swayed to the echoing beats at the Chepauk stadium in Chennai. (AFP PHOTO)
It was Shahrukh Khan himself who brought the successful opening ceremony to its gala end. He performed to different tunes from Bollywood, to a lot of cheering from the local fans here. (AFP PHOTO)
SRK even danced to local Tamil songs with Shriya Saran and was much appreciated by the crowd at stadium that had the match itself to look forward to once the ceremony got over. (AFP PHOTO)