The excitement builds around the eagerly-awaited on-field clash between India and Pakistan in Ahmedabad on October 14, with several celebs expected to watch the match live
Actors Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, and world-famous musician Arijit Singh will attend India Vs Pakistan World Cup Match 2023.
Some of the most popular names in Indian cinema, including Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, and Arijit Singh, will be watching the high-octane India vs. Pakistan World Cup match on October 14 live at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. Multiple reports today have confirmed this development, with more news pouring in by the minute. Here's everything that you need to know about the on-field clash:
Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, and Sachin Tendulkar receive golden tickets
The Hindu has a confirmed report that Rajinikanth and Amitabh Bachchan will watch the eagerly-awaited India vs. Pakistan World Cup match live in Ahmedabad on October 14. The legendary actors were presented golden tickets by BCCI secretary Jay Shah. Former Team India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has also received the ticket.
Musician Arijit Singh will be performing at a special ceremony before the match, where Sukhwinder Singh and Shankar Mahadevan will also take to the stage.
About the India vs. Pakistan match
Both India and Pakistan have done well in the 2023 World Cup so far. India has defeated Australia and Afghanistan to get to the second position in the Cricket World Cup 2023 Points Table, with four points and an impressive run rate of +1.500. Meanwhile, Pakistan is in the third spot, with four points and a run rate of +0.927, after beating the Netherlands and Sri Lanka.
From the world of cinema
Meanwhile, Amitabh Bachchan, who recently celebrated his 81st birthday, will be seen next in filmmaker Nag Ashwin's movie Kalki 2898 AD. The movie, produced by Vyjayanthi Movies, is set in a dystopian world and also stars Prabhas, Kamal Haasan, Deepika Padukone, and Disha Patani.
Rajinikanth will have an extended cameo in his daughter Aishwarya Rajinikanth's directorial comeback, Lal Salaam. The film is slated to be released in theatres during Pongal 2024.