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The Craziest Moments From The Cricket World Cup Opening Ceremony

Spoiler: one of them is a giant, shining, cricket-playing, six-hitting, stormtrooper robot thing.

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The opening ceremony of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 just took place in New Zealand and Australia.

It was held simultaneously at Hagley Park in Christchurch, New Zealand, and the Sidney Myer Music Bowl in Melbourne, Australia.

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It also had this cool spinning Vine booth.

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Look at how wonderfully awkward the usually aggressive captains are! They're probably not used to having a bit of a laugh around each other.

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And then...

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...RIGHT OUT OF THE PARK.

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And Ravi Shastri went, "IT'S A MAGNIFICENT STRIKE!"

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Simply put, the opening ceremony was SPECTACULAR.

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