IPL 2019: It is Dhoni versus Kohli excitement in the season opener

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Indian Premier League host broadcaster Star Sports has given the hint with their promotional TVC that the IPL 2019 season opener between the defending champions Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore is going to be a Dhoni versus Kohli notional battle.

Though there is no mix of glitz and glamour with performances by Bollywood stars in the opening ceremony. The Committee of Administrators (CoA) has decided to allocate the funds set aside for the entertainer to the families of the CRPF personnel martyred in the Pulwama terror attack.

But the season opener campaign video has confirmed that the Chennai and RCB fans are going to adds the shades of the Yellow and Wine Red to the excitement of the first encounter of IPL Season 12.

“Thala vs King ❄ vs ? ? vs ❤ Whose game will your heart beat for when defending champions @ChennaiIPL take on @RCBTweets in the first #VIVOIPL clash? Watch #CSKvRCB on 23rd March, 6 PM onwards LIVE on Star Sports! #GameBanayegaName Like/RT & we’ll set the reminder for you. ” reads the tweet featuring promo for the season opener.

Taking forward the tagline of the 12th edition of VIVO IPL #GameBanayegaName, promo featuring CSK captain Dhoni and RCB captain Virat Kohli with a cup of tea discussing that Virat and Dhoni are just the names, let’s show our game on 23rd March.

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has released the schedule for the first 17 matches of the Indian Premier League 2019. Defending champions Chennai Super Kings will host Royal Challengers Bangalore in the season opener on March 23.

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