Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit and AR Rahman dazzled at the Kalinga Stadium during the opening ceremony of the Hockey World Cup 2018. The World Cup taking place in Bhubaneswar was declared open with a grand opening ceremony, which saw Bollywood stars with fascinating performances. Shah Rukh Khan recreated the Chak de India moment with his iconic dialogues while Madhuri Dixit celebrated the tribal culture of India as well as the mixture of the influence of the West with the East.
Many of the celebrities went on to social media to support the participating teams.
We would like to thank all involved in organising the Grand Opening Ceremony of the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 & the celebrations at Cuttack. We thank @Naveen_Odisha and his government for supporting us in organising this grand event. #IndiaKaGame #HWC2018 pic.twitter.com/PJGoZUmPkU— Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) November 29, 2018
A fantastic start for the Indian Hockey team!— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) November 29, 2018
Congratulations to our team for an impressive win against South Africa in their opening match at the World Cup in Odisha.
Best wishes for the upcoming games. @TheHockeyIndia #HWC2018
Happy to join Hockey Men’s World Cup Celebrations 2018 in the Millennium City of Cuttack on 28th November 2018. Come let's cheer for the World's best n make it memorable!! #HWC2018 #Odisha2018 @FIH_Hockey @TheHockeyIndia pic.twitter.com/l0a6UyKGlK— Salman Khan (@BeingSalmanKhan) November 27, 2018
Thank u Odisha for all the excitement, love & the grand beginning to the World Cup Hockey. @naveen_odisha it was lovely to meet u sir. To all the players have a great tournament....& yes..Chak De India! pic.twitter.com/bQ2BajiG7O— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) November 27, 2018
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