There will also be performances by the K-Pop group BLACKSWAN and a number of other international and regional personalities.
The Barabati Stadium in Cuttack, Odisha, will host a stunning opening ceremony for the widely awaited FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023 on Wednesday.
The hockey World Cup’s opening ceremony, “Celebrations,” will reflect India’s dynamic culture and recent accomplishments.
Celebrities from across the world and from Odia will perform at the event, dazzling the stadium with their music and dancing.
Who will perform at the opening ceremony of the FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023?
Bollywood stars Ranveer Singh and Disha Patani, as well as the highly acclaimed K-Pop band BLACKSWAN, which features Shreya Lenka from Odisha, are among the artists scheduled to play at a jam-packed stadium with 40,000 seats.
Pritam, a musician from Bollywood, composed “Hockey Hai Dil Mera,” the official hymn for the Hockey World Cup. Along with the song’s 11 other performers, he will perform live.
When will the opening ceremony of the FIH Hockey World Cup 2023 start?
The FIH Hockey World Cup opening ceremony will get under way at the Barabati Stadium on Wednesday, January 11, at 6:00 PM IST. Additionally, all schools and institutions in Cuttack would be closed on Wednesday after 2:00 PM IST, according to the district administration.
The opening ceremony will be streamed live around the city on enormous LED displays and at 16 Hockey Fan Parks.
Hockey India president Dilip Tirkey stated, “The Celebration is a vital aspect of the competition as it signifies our pride in both our state and our nation for serving as hosts to the Hockey World Cup for a second consecutive year.”
Where to watch the live opening ceremony of the FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup in India in 2023
The opening ceremony of the Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023 will be broadcast live on Star Sports First, Star Sports Select 2, and Star Sports Select 2 HD for viewers.
On the watch.hockey and Disney+Hotstar apps and websites, the opening ceremony of the Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023 will be streamed live.
Trophy Celebrations for the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 to get underway today in Odisha
At the Trophy Celebrations at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack, Odisha, some of the top performers in India will kick off the festivities for the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 Bhubaneswar-Rourkela.