class="post-template-default single single-post postid-689 single-format-standard wp-custom-logo wp-embed-responsive aft-default-mode aft-sticky-sidebar aft-hide-comment-count-in-list aft-hide-minutes-read-in-list aft-hide-date-author-in-list default-content-layout single-content-mode-default align-content-left">
October 4, 2023


Latest News Portal

FIFA World Cup 2022 opening ceremony Live: BTS singer Jung Kook, Morgan Freeman takes centre stage

3 min read

FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony Live: With the opening ceremony kicked off on 20 November at the Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor in Qatar, the tournament opener will take place between hosts Qatar and Ecuador from 9:30 pm IST onwards at the same venue.

The opening ceremony will witness the performances of J Balvin, Robbie Williams, Jason Derulo, Clean Bandit, Sean Paul, Nora Fatehi, Black Eyed Peas, Jungkook of BTS, Nicki Minaj, Maluma and Myriam Fares. They will be performing in a stadium which has a capacity of 60,000.

Catch all the live action with LiveMint here.

20 Nov 2022, 08:51:57 PM IST

BTS star Jung Kook arrives, performs at opening ceremony

20 Nov 2022, 08:36:21 PM IST

Ex-French player Marcel Desailly with the FIFA World Cup trophy ahead of the first match

20 Nov 2022, 08:32:15 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2022: A traditional welcome for guests 

20 Nov 2022, 08:26:20 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2022: A magical opening by Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman’s wonderful monologue is exactly what the biggest football tournament required 

20 Nov 2022, 07:56:26 PM IST

Holy Quran to be recited before opening ceremony

During the opening ceremony of FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar, the Holy Quran will be recited by Ghanem Al-Muftah.

20 Nov 2022, 07:48:35 PM IST

Atmosphere at Qatar, just before the opening ceremony of FIFA World Cup 2022

20 Nov 2022, 07:38:11 PM IST

FIFA earn record revenues for the 2022 tournament

In the four years of commercial deals about the 2022 World Cup, FIFA has earned revenues of $7.5 billion which is $1 billion more than the income of the previous cycle tied to Russia 2018.

20 Nov 2022, 07:32:15 PM IST

Qatar expected to host 1.2 million fans

Around 1.2 million football fans are expected to attend the FIFA World Cup 2022. For a small country like Qatar, it is a matter of honour to host such a massive tournament

20 Nov 2022, 07:15:39 PM IST

Injured Lukaku likely to miss Belgium’s opening two games

Belgium’s record goalscorer Romelu Lukaku trained apart from the squad on Sunday as uncertainty over his fitness continued to cast a shadow over the team’s World Cup campaign.

20 Nov 2022, 07:06:07 PM IST


Throngs of fans were already arriving in Qatar but the main rush will be later this week. A fan from Holland, clad in orange, told Reuters there was a a feeling of “constant pressure around you not to say the wrong thing or make the wrong move”. “It’s not a fun atmosphere to have at a World Cup.”

Argentina fan Julio Cesar though said he expected a great atmosphere. “We’ll drink before the match,” he added, after alcohol sales at stadiums were banned.

20 Nov 2022, 07:03:08 PM IST

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince among political leaders at the opening ceremony

In a show of Arab solidarity, Saudi Arabia’s crown prince and the presidents of Egypt and Algeria will be among political leaders at the opening ceremony in a tent-shaped stadium at 5:40 p.m. (1440 GMT), before the first match between hosts Qatar and Ecuador. The U.N. Secretary-General will also be there.

20 Nov 2022, 06:55:15 PM IST

Jung Kook confirms his presence

the App to get 14 days of unlimited access to Mint Premium absolutely free!

Source link

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *