The 11th edition of the Indian Premier League is right upon us and we look to offer you all the coverage for this season of the competition that will see the return of the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals and Mumbai Indians kick-starting it as defending champions. Get all the details around the IPL squads, tickets and schedule for the 2018 tournament below.
The last season of the Indian Premier League ended in the manner you would expect from a tournament of this magnitude. The Mumbai Indians managed to clinch the trophy but that wasn’t before going through a gamut of emotions and winning the game off the final ball by just one run.
It will be down to the Mumbai Indians and the rest of the teams, which include Chennai and Rajasthan, other than the Delhi Daredevils, Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kings XI Punjab and Sunrisers Hyderabad, to entertain the legions of cricket fans across the world in this IPL 2018.
Here’re the various details that you could be looking for this IPL season and we have them nicely packaged and delivered across this website.
The 11th edition of the Indian Premier League begins from April 7 and will go all the way up to the end of May. There will be a total of 60 games played in the competition with 56 of them during the league phase and four games during the playoffs.
The Mumbai Indians feature in the first game of the competition when they take on the Chennai Super Kings at the Wankhede Stadium, which will be followed by a double-header on April 8 and a game on April 9 to round off the first round of the competition. Looking for the rest of the IPL schedule and fixtures – here’s all of it.
Different teams work differently when it comes to selling IPL tickets, whether it’s online or through retail outlets. So whether it’s the Mumbai Indians or Sunrisers Hyderabad, Delhi Daredevils or Royal Challengers Bangalore, Chennai Super Kings or Rajasthan Royals or Kolkata Knight Riders or Kings XI Punjab get all your information on how to buy the IPL Tickets for the 2018 edition here.
All eight squads for the IPL 2018 were announced in the fag end of January 2018 following a major IPL Auction that was held then. Most teams retained a few players before going into the auction, while there were some surprises in terms of players released. The auction was an interesting one by itself and some of the IPL squads look like they are way stronger than some of the others.
That being said, it’s important to note that what’s on paper and how they play on the field will be what decides which IPL team goes on to win the title.