New Delhi: Hello cricket enthusiasts from around the world, ABP Live welcomes you to the live coverage from the grand stage of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023. Today, on October 14 (Saturday), a momentous clash is set to unfold at the iconic Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, as India and Pakistan, the arch-rivals, lock horns in match number 12 of the global cricket competition. It won’t be an understatement to suggest that the IND vs PAK, World Cup 2023, clash is the most awaited encounter of the quadrennial tournament except the semifinals and the final. India enjoy a 7-0 dominance over Pakistan in the ODI World Cups when it comes to the head-to-head record against Pakistan but the Men in Green just cannot be ruled out, given the quality they possess.
The excitement is palpable, and we’re here to bring you all the action and build-up to this historic encounter. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had chosen to not have a traditional opening ceremony for the tournament, but they have a special treat in store for you – a captivating pre-match musical ceremony.
This musical extravaganza is scheduled to commence at 12:30 PM IST and promises to set the perfect stage for the epic contest that lies ahead. We have not one, not two, but three acclaimed singers who will grace us with their melodious voices. Arijit Singh, Sukhwinder Singh, and Shankar Mahadevan, three icons of the music industry, will take the centre stage to electrify the atmosphere,
This ‘Musical Odyssey’ will not just be a prelude to the match but an integral part of the spectacle. So, join us in what will create an unforgettable experience for all of you joining from home or wherever you are.
Be a part of the pre-match musical ceremony that kicks off at 12:30 PM IST and then stay tuned as we lead you into the thrilling India vs. Pakistan encounter, scheduled to commence at 2 PM IST.