Updated: Thu, 28 Jul 2022 01:18 PM IST
The Commonwealth Games is ready to kick off on July 28 in Birmingham, England with the best Indian athletes all geared up to make the country proud. The event will witness a total of 5,000 athletes from 72 countries competing with their best shots. It will commence with an opening ceremony and nearly 30,000 spectators. The 22nd edition of the Commonwealth Games will be headlined by the music band Duran Duran.
England's Queen Elizabeth, however, will skip the opening ceremony but his son Prince Charles will be attending the event in her absence. Meanwhile, India is also ready to see its national flag rising with the best athletes buckled up for the marquee event.
From Saikom Mirabai Chanu who bagged a silver medal in Glasgow Commonwealth Games (2014) and clinched a gold medal at the Gold Coast in 2018 to PV Sindhu, the double Olympic medallist, India will see its best athletes performing in the event.
Venue For The Opening Ceremony Of Commonwealth Games 2022:
The opening ceremony of the CWG 2022 will take place in the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham, England.
Venue Of The Events Of Commonwealth Games 2022:
The events of the game will also take place within the city of Birmingham. All the venues are in Birmingham, England.
Where To Watch The Opening Ceremony?
The viewers of India can watch the live telecast of the opening ceremony on the SONY SPORTS Network. The matches meanwhile, will be telecasted on-- Sony TEN 1, Sony TEN 2, Sony TEN 3, Sony Six, and Sony TEN 4 channels. The viewers can also watch it on the Sony LIV app or website. Additionally, DD Sports will also live stream the opening ceremony in India.
When Can You Watch The Opening Ceremony?
Indians can watch the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games which will be held on July 28, 2022, at 11:30 pm IST.