Rajinikanth will ‘grace’ the cricketing extravaganza as a ‘distinguished visitor,’ the BCCI mentioned in a social media submit together with a photograph wherein honorary secretary Jay Shah will be handing over the ticket to the star.
The Golden Ticket permits unhindered entry throughout the multi-country event.
“The Phenomenon Past Cinema! The BCCI Honorary Secretary @JayShah introduced the golden ticket to Shri @rajinikanth, the true embodiment of charisma and cinematic brilliance. The legendary actor has left an indelible mark on the hearts of tens of millions, transcending language and tradition,” it mentioned.
“We’re thrilled to announce that Thalaiva will grace the @ICC @cricketworldcup 2023 as our distinguished visitor and can gentle up the largest cricketing spectacle along with his presence. #GoldenTicket,” BCCI added.
The marquee event will kick off in Ahmedabad on October 5, with the 2019 version finalists-England and New Zealand- going through off within the inaugural tie.
The golden tickets are a promotional technique utilized by the BCCI for the showpiece occasion it’s internet hosting, with the recipients granted VIP remedy throughout World Cup matches.
(With inputs from PTI)