Bravo, who will be playing for the new team Gujarat Lions, is expected to perform the 'Champion Dance' that has now become a rage among the cricket fans of India and IPL is trying to cash in on its popularity.

"Dwayne Bravo is performing on Champion Dance during the opening ceremony of IPL-9 in Mumbai. His performance will be the special attraction and there might be a few more West Indies cricketers, who will perform alongside Bravo," IPL chairman Shukla said yesterday.

Shukla also informed that the LED stumps, which lights up and has been in use since 2014 across ICC's 20 and 50 over World Cups, will be used for the first time in the cash-rich league.

LED stumps were first used during Big Bash 2013 and subsequently in the 2014 and 2016 ICC World T20s along with 2015 World Cup. The LED stumps were an innovation by Bronte Eckermann and no player can keep it as a souvenir. A pair of bails is believed to cost as much as a latest version of iPhone.

"The LED stumps will be used during this season's IPL matches. The same company that has supplied LED stumps to ICC has been roped in for the tournament," Shukla said.

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