Mumbai, Apr 14 (): Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit and Deepika Padukone will grace the opening ceremony of the seventh season of the IPL on April 15.
In the opening ceremony of IPL 6, Pitbul, Bollywood actress Deepika and Katrina Kaif accompanied Shah Rukh. For IPL 7 opening ceremony, Madhuri and Deepika will join SRK.
A grand dinner has been arranged at Emirates Palace on 15 April, one day before the match starts. The IPL matches start on April 16 and the opening match is between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
Reports from the leading newspaper “The Gulf News” says Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and Madhuri Dixit will attend the opening ceremony of the seventh season of the Indain Premier League (IPL). As per reports from the sources, Madhuri Dixit will join SRK and Deepika at the star-studded private party before first phase of IPL matches kick off on April 16 in the UAE, the newspaper reported.
Shah Rukh will host the party and will perform to some of his hit songs. Also it is said the actor will make a small appearance on the stage to interact with the guests.
Madhuri is also confirmed to dance to her hit numbers. SRK’s “Dil Toh Pagal Hai” co-star Nene will join him on stage and will perform a little act of her own.
Meanwhile, Deepika Padukone is expected to dance to the super hit song “Lungi Dance” from blockbuster movie “Chennai Express”. Moreover, she might dance to hit numbers from her films “Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani” and “Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-leela”.
The first twenty matches of IPL 7 are scheduled to be played in UAE as General Elections are going on in India. The UAE will host twenty matches from April 16 to 30, whereas the remaining 40 matches will be held in India from May 2. The final will be played on June 1.