Hockey World Cup 2018 Opening Ceremony: The opening ceremony of the upcoming Men’s Hockey World Cup is set to be a starry affair as Bollywood’s Shah Rukh Khan and Madhuri Dixit will be part of the opening ceremony as performers. The event will also feature Oscar-winning singer AR Rahman. the opening ceremony is today and home side India play their first match tomorrow. Hopes will be high on the Indian Hockey Team as they will look to win the coveted trophy after 43 years. The last time India won it was in 1975 when they beat Malaysia 2-1.

Here’s all you need to know about the 2018 Hockey World Cup opening ceremony:

When and what time will the 2018 Hockey World Cup opening ceremony start?

The 2018 Hockey World Cup opening ceremony will start at 6:30 PM IST on November 27. The first fixtures of the tournament are scheduled to take place a day later, on November 28.

Which celebrities will perform at the 2018 Hockey World Cup opening ceremony in Odisha?

Shah Rukh Khan, AR Rahman and Madhuri Dixit are expected to perform at the Kalinga stadium in Odisha, at the 2018 Hockey World Cup opening ceremony.

Which channel will telecast the 2018 Hockey World Cup opening ceremony?

The Star Sports Network has the broadcasting rights for the 2018 Hockey World Cup alongside Doordarshan.

How to watch live streaming of 2018 Hockey World Cup opening ceremony?

The official Youtube channel of International Hockey Federation (FIH) will air the live streaming of 2018 Hockey World Cup opening ceremony.