The opening ceremony of the 16th season of the IPL series is going to be held grandly at the narendra modi Stadium in ahmedabad on march 31. The IPL cricket series was started in the year 2008. The series has been running every year since then and has completed 15 seasons so far. In this case, the 16th season of the IPL series is going to start on march 31. Like last season, this year too, a total of 10 teams will compete. In the opening match, the defending champions gujarat Titans and chennai Super Kings are going to play a test match.
Before the start of the tournament, special programs are also organized for the opening ceremony. The opening ceremony of the IPL series has not been held for the last 4 years. For the past 3 years, they avoided the inauguration ceremony due to the spread of Coronavirus. Similarly, due to the terrorist attack in Pulwama in 2019, the inauguration ceremony was also canceled that year.Thus, while the IPL series was held without an opening ceremony for the last 4 years, they have arranged to start it again with an opening ceremony from this year. This initiation ceremony is going to be held only for half an hour. In this, actresses tamannaah and rashmika Mandhana are going to enthuse the fans by dancing attractively. It has been informed that the opening ceremony will be held on march 31 at 7.30 pm. Also from this year, the matches will be conducted in the home and away mode. Due to the threat of Corona, the matches were held only in certain stadiums for the last 3 years, this year all 10 teams are going to play in their hometowns. It is noteworthy that a total of 70 league matches will be held in this IPL season.