Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) all set to take on Delhi Daredevils in their first home match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) of this season. The opening ceremony will be held as Royal Challengers Bangalore will play their first home match at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium on Saturday. This is the fifth match of IPL 2017. The opening ceremony will  be telecast on Sony MAX, Sony SIX/HD, and Sony ESPN/HD. Those of you looking to catch the action online can access HotStar for free live streaming. The opening ceremony will be held at 6.15 pm.

Fans will be in for a treat as Bollywood sensation Kriti Sanon will entertain the fans at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium. She will set the stage for the match between RCB and DD.  The 26-year-old actress is a popular actress in Bengaluru. She had her acting debut in Telugu psychological thriller film Nenokkadine. Also read: IPL 2017: Missed the experience of Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, says Suresh Raina

She made her Bollywood debut with romantic movie Dilwale. She made her presence in the movie along with Shah Rukh Khan, Kajal and Varun Dhawan. Also read: IPL 2017: Gautam Gambhir backed Chris Lynn to open against Gujarat Lions, says Surya Kumar Yadav

Just three hours before the opening ceremony she tweeted, “Rehearsing in the heat. All for today’s #ipl2017 Bangalore.. Watch me perform live at 6:15 pm!…”.

Opening ceremony before  all teams’ opening game at home is a new trend in IPL 10.

After the short opening ceremony, the match will start.