IPL 2017 is all set to begin from 5 April 2017
The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a Twenty20 league contested during April and May of every year in India. Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is the founder of the Indian Premier League and it was established in 2007.IPL 2017 is the 10th season of IPL. There are 8 teams in the IPL and the current champion of the IPL is, Sunrisers Hyderabad. The most successful teams till now in all the series of IPL are Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knights Riders, Mumbai Indians and Hyderabad. Till now, ViratKohli is the highest run scorer, he scored 4110 runs and LasithMalinga is the highest wicket taker, he took 143 wickets.
In the world, IPL is the most-attended cricket league and placed sixth among all sports leagues. It created history when it became the first sporting event in the world to be broadcasted live on YouTube.
Orange Cap: This cap is awarded for the highest run-scorer during a season of IPL.
Purple Cap: This cap is awarded for the highest wicket taker during a season of IPL.
Current Teams IPL 2017
|Delhi Daredevils||Delhi||Zaheer Khan||Paddy Upton||2008|
|Kings XI Punjab||Punjab||Glenn Maxwell||VirenderSehwag||2008|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||West Bengal||GautamGambhir||Jacques Kallis||2008|
|Mumbai Indians||Maharashtra||Rohit Sharma||MahelaJayawardene||2008|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||Bangalore||ViratKohli||Daniel Vettori||2008|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||Telangana||David Warner||Tom Moody||2013|
|Rising Pune Supergiants||Maharashtra||Steve Smith||Stephen Fleming||2016|
|Gujarat Lions||Gujarat||Suresh Raina||Brad Hodge||2016|
This year ten venues were selected to host the all IPL matches. The opening and the final matches will be played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad.
Current Teams 2017
|Bangalore||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium|
|Delhi||Feroz Shah Kotla|
|Hyderabad||Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium|
|Indore||Holkar Cricket Stadium|
|Mohali||Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium|
|Pune||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium|
|Rajkot||Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium|
List of first 10 matches
|Sunrisers Hyderabad v/s Royal Challengers Bangalore||Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad|
|Rising Pune Supergiants v/s Mumbai Indians||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune|
|Gujarat Lions v/s Kolkata Knight Riders||Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot|
|Kings XI Punjab v/s Rising Pune Supergiants||Holkar Stadium, Indore|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore v/s Delhi Daredevils||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad v/s Gujarat Lions||Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad|
|Mumbai Indians v/s Kolkata Knight Riders||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai|
|Kings XI Punjab v/s Royal Challengers Bangalore||Holkar Stadium, Indore|
|Rising Pune Supergiants v/s Delhi Daredevils||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune|
|Mumbai Indians v/s Sunrisers Hyderabad||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai|