IPL 2012: Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra to attend opening of PWI's hi-tech stadium

The Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium which has a seating capacity of more than 40,000, will be home ground for the Indian Premier League (IPL) team Pune Warriors © Getty Images

 

Pune: Apr 8, 2012

 

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan as well as actresses Priyanka Chopra, Bipasha Basu, Dia Mirza, Preity Zinta and Neha Dhupia will be present at the opening of a hi-tech stadium Sunday evening.

 

The Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium has a seating capacity of more than 40,000. The Pune Warriors Indian Premier League (IPL) team will play their home matches at this ground.

 

While Big B will be a guest, Priyanka will perform a dance choreographed by Ganesh Hegde.

 

“Off to the opening of the Sahara stadium! Have a kick ass lavni act prepared! Totally looking forward to a killer energetic performance,” Priyanka added.

 

Among others who will also set the stage on fire is Preity Zinta, who will be performing on the stage after three-and-a-half years.

 

“Good morning people! Sorry but no pz (Preity Zinta) sunday chat today as I’ll be performing at the stadium at 6pm…, she tweeted.

 

“It’s been 3 and a half years since I last performed on stage. Suddenly the butterflies have doubled,” she had tweeted earlier.

 

Actress Dia Mirza is also fascinated by the beuty of the stadium located at Gahunje, near Pune.

 

“The Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium is a marvel! The magic of a live event can only be heightened in a venue like this. See you this evening,” Dia tweeted. (IANS)