Rajini, Rahman, Aishwarya to rock ISL opening in ChennaiPublished: October 3, 2015
Superstar Rajinikanth, Oscar-Grammy winner A R Rahman, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Dhanush and other stars will add glitter to the colourful inaugural ceremony of the 2015 Indian Super League season in Chennai this evening.
While Rajini will be the special guest, Rahman, Aishwarya, Alia Bhat and others will perform during the event. “We will have a lot of drummers, a lot of voices, a choir and a band along with me singing,” Rahman said.
Today’s event will mark the beginning of the second season of the Indian Super League, the football league, since the league was founded in 2013. The season will feature eight teams.
The regular season shall kick-off on today and will end on 6 December, with the finals beginning on 11 December and concluding with the final on 20 December. The defending champions are Atlético de Kolkata, who defeated the Kerala Blasters 1-0 in the final the previous season.