After so much of controversies and fears, the Rio 2016 Olympics is all set to take center stage across the world on Friday with the opening ceremony.
Here’s all you need to know about the Olympics 2016:
Rio Olympics opening ceremony 2016
Scheduled for August 5, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, the ceremony will take place at the historic Maracana Stadium in Rio.
Opening Ceremony Time
The opening ceremony is scheduled for 8 pm according to Brazil time on August 5, however as per Indian Standard Time, it will be telecasted at 04.30 am (morning of August 6 or Saturday). The ceremony will be for around four hours.
Where to watch in India
You can watch the Rio Olympics opening cerempny on Star Sports in the Indian sub-continent.
Online live streaming
Watch the live stream of the Rio Olympics on Star Sport’s website or Hotstar’s website. Hotstar will broadcast the event across the three weeks.