Christchurch: The ICC Cricket World Cup staged a grand opening ceremony at Christchurch on Thursday. There were thousands of the people witnessing the grand show all over the world. The event showcased performances by all the fourteen participating teams. The captains arrived putting on the attire of grace and exchanged pleasant memories with each other.India performed a special kind of dance form to mesmerize the crowd. There were flourish of culture, colour and tradition of all the playing countries. The world cup will kick off on Feb 14 with India playing their first match against Pakistan on Feb 15. The Super Sunday promises to be an action packed outing for the arch rivals.
— ICC (@ICC) February 12, 2015