Tue, Apr 07, 2015, 03:41 PM
India's cricketing carnival is set to kick off with an opening ceremony on Tuesday as several stars from Bollywood are going to entertain with their amazing performances to start the Indian Premier League (IPL) season 8. The two-hour show will feature Bollywood stars Farhan Akhtar, Shahid Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Pritam and Hrithik Roshan and is scheduled to start at 7:30 p.m. The IPL is an annual Twenty20 cricket Tourney founded in 2008 by the BCCI. It consists of a number of teams (currently 8) which are named after Indian cities and owned by franchises, and is held in India between April and June.