India vs Pakistan Pre-Match Ceremony: Timing, Arijit Singh, Shankar Mahadevan, All You Need to Know

    IND vs PAK Pre-Match Ceremony
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    In the midst of the ICC World Cup 2023, an electrifying showdown awaits, and this time it’s not just about cricket.

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has planned a musical extravaganza that promises to take the much-anticipated clash between India and Pakistan to an entirely new level. 

    The pre-match show is set to feature some of India’s most illustrious musicians, including Arijit Singh, Shankar Mahadevan, and Sukhwinder Singh, promising a captivating blend of cricket and music that is bound to leave spectators spellbound.

    India vs Pakistan Pre-Match Ceremony: Venue 

    The iconic Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad is the chosen stage for this spectacular event.

    Already in the limelight for its state-of-the-art facilities and huge capacity, the stadium is set to become a hub of unprecedented excitement as these musical maestros take center stage.

    India vs Pakistan Pre-Match Ceremony: Who is performing? 

    In the absence of a traditional opening ceremony for the Cricket World Cup 2023, the BCCI has rolled out a pre-match show that compensates for the absence of elaborate ceremonies. The lineup is nothing short of spectacular, featuring some of India’s most celebrated musical talents:

    Arijit Singh: Arijit Singh is known for his soulful and melodious voice. His tracks have captured the hearts of millions and continue to dominate the music charts. Arijit is expected to mesmerize the audience with his powerful vocals.

    Shankar Mahadevan: A versatile artist known for his incredible range, Shankar Mahadevan has been a pioneer in the Indian music industry. His performances and ability to effortlessly shift between different musical genres make him a top choice for this grand event.

    Sukhwinder Singh: Known for his electrifying and high-energy performances, Sukhwinder Singh has created anthems that resonate with the spirit of India. His participation in the pre-match show is sure to set the stage on fire.

    India vs Pakistan Pre-Match Ceremony: What is the Timing?

    The IND vs PAK pre-match show is scheduled to commence at 12:30 PM IST. The India vs Pakistan World Cup 2023 match is set to begin at 2:00 PM IST.

    IND vs PAK Probable XI

    India: Rohit Sharma (c), Ishan Kishan, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj

    Pakistan: Abdullah Shafique, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam (c), Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Saud Shakeel, Iftikhar Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf

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