Avril Lavigne performs at Special Olympics opening ceremony
Avril Lavigne performs at Special Olympics opening ceremony

 Pop star Avril Lavigne performed at the opening ceremony of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games to sing her latest track "Fly".

Michelle Obama to declare Special Olympics open
Michelle Obama to declare Special Olympics open

Honorary co-chair of Special Olympics World Games (SOWG) and US First Lady Michelle Obama has confirmed her attendance at Saturday's opening ceremony.

Big B to sing National Anthem at Pro Kabaddi League opening
Big B to sing National Anthem at Pro Kabaddi League opening

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who crooned "Le panga" as a promotional stint for the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL), will now sing the National Anthem at the opening ceremony of the kabaddi event here on Saturday.

Baku looks to future after delivering golden Games
Baku looks to future after delivering golden Games

Pop diva Lady Gaga`s rendition of `Imagine` at the European Games opening ceremony lit the touchpaper that put human rights issues on the backburner and ushered in a dream fortnight for both controversial hosts Azerbaijan and Pat Hickey, president of the European Olympic Committees.

Spectacular ceremony cost over double that of London Olympics
Spectacular ceremony cost over double that of London Olympics

The lavish and impressive opening ceremony of the inaugural European Games cost 100 million manat ($95m, 85m euros), revealed Azerbaijan Sports Minister Azad Rahimov on Saturday.

Baku European Games: Simon Clegg hopes for cheers not jeers for Armenians
Baku European Games: Simon Clegg hopes for cheers not jeers for Armenians

The hostile reception given to Azerbaijan's bitter enemies Armenia at the lavish opening ceremony of the inaugural European Games in Baku will hopefully not be repeated in the sporting arena, the Games' chief operating officer Simon Clegg said on Saturday.

Check out: Hrithik Roshan's big dance moves for IPL 2015 opening ceremony!
Check out: Hrithik Roshan's big dance moves for IPL 2015 opening ceremony!

The man who can possibly be called one of the best dancers in Bollywood, Hrithik Roshan, is all set to enthrall the audiences today with his super dance moves during the opening ceremony of Indian Premiere League (IPL) 2015.

IPL 8: Star-studded show to light opening ceremony today in rain threatened Kolkata
IPL 8: Star-studded show to light opening ceremony today in rain threatened Kolkata

India's biggest cricket carnival kicks off with a glittery opening ceremony on Tuesday as several stars from Bollywood line-up for some breathtaking performances to start the Indian Premier League (IPL) season 8. But what threatens the opening ceremony is a possibility of rain and thunderstorm which could interrupt proceedings at the Salt Lake Stadium, according to the Met office predictions.

IPL jamboree to return with star-studded opening night on Tuesday
IPL jamboree to return with star-studded opening night on Tuesday

Its scandalous past seasons still quite fresh in memory, the Indian Premier League (IPL) organisers will look to ensure that the focus remains firmly on cricket when the cash-rich event gets underway with a glamorous opening ceremony, featuring top Bollywood stars, here on Tuesday.

Hrithik Roshan, Shahid Kapoor to perform at 2015 IPL opening night
Hrithik Roshan, Shahid Kapoor to perform at 2015 IPL opening night

With megastar Hrithik Roshan and Shahid Kapoor set to perform, the IPL opening ceremony on April 7 in Kolkata promises to be a glitzy and glamorous affair.

IPL opening ceremony to be held in Kolkata on April 7
IPL opening ceremony to be held in Kolkata on April 7

The opening ceremony of the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held at the Salt Lake Stadium here on April 7, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) statement said on Wednesday.

ICC World Cup 2015: Zee Media exclusive report from Adelaide

Watch: Zee Media exclusive report from Adelaide as the ICC World Cup 2015 kicks off with glittering opening ceremony from Melbourne.

National Games audit report in 45 days: Kerala CM
National Games audit report in 45 days: Kerala CM

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Wednesday said the auditing of accounts of the ongoing 35th National Games will be ready in 45 days' time.

Ernie Els dreams of carrying South African flag at 2016 Olympics
Ernie Els dreams of carrying South African flag at 2016 Olympics

Ernie Els is dreaming of holding aloft the South African flag at the opening ceremony when golf returns to the Olympics in Brazil in 2016, he said at the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.

President, PM invited to National Games
President, PM invited to National Games

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Pranab Mukherjee are expected to attend the opening and closing ceremonies of the much-awaited 35th edition of the National Games, to be held in different venues across Kerala early next year.

Atletico de Kolkata drub Mumbai City FC 3-0 in a spectacular ISL opening night
Atletico de Kolkata drub Mumbai City FC 3-0 in a spectacular ISL opening night

Atletico de Kolkata gave the football-crazy city fans a night to remember in their 3-0 drubbing of Mumbai City FC as the inaugural Hero Indian Super League football tournament kicked off in spectacular fashion after a star-studded opening ceremony here.

An event to remember: Indian Super League kicks off with glittering ceremony
An event to remember: Indian Super League kicks off with glittering ceremony

It was an evening to remember for the people residing in 'Mecca of Indian Football' as a riot of colours lit the Salt Lake skyline with much awaited Indian Super League (ISL) doing everything possible to strike the right chord with the football afficianado.

Sachin Tendulkar the centre of attraction in Indian Super League opening
Sachin Tendulkar the centre of attraction in Indian Super League opening

The presence of biggies from Bollywood, sports and business world notwithstanding, it was Sachin Tendulkar who stole the show at the gala opening ceremony of the Indian Super League.

Priyanka Chopra sizzles in ISL opening ceremony
Priyanka Chopra sizzles in ISL opening ceremony

In the glittering opening ceremony of the Indian Soccer League, 'Desi Girl' Priyanka Chopra set the stage on fire with a fantastic performance.

Indian Super League, Opening Ceremony - As it happened...
Indian Super League, Opening Ceremony - As it happened...

Welcome to our updates of the opening ceremony of the inaugural Indian Super League (ISL).