About Indian Premier League : Vivo IPL 2019
Indian Premier League (IPL) doesn’t need any introduction!
It is a T20 Cricket Tournament taking place every year since 2007 when it was founded by the Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI).
In this league, franchise teams representing Indian cities take part. Both foreign and Indian players take part in this cricket tournament which takes place in the month of April – May every year.
Not only in India, but people across the world, especially the cricket lovers watch this tournament every year.
IPL 2019 Schedule :
For the year 2019, the title sponsor of IPL is again Vivo Electronics and hence the tournament is officially known as Vivo Indian Premier League 2019.
The 2019 season will be the twelfth season of Indian Premier League and hence it is also known as IPL 12.
IPL 2019 is scheduled to start on 29th March and will continue till 29th May 2019.
In all there will be 60 matches in IPL 2019 which include 56 Group Stage Matches and 4 Play-off Matches (Qualifier 1, Eliminator, Qualifier 2 and the all important Final Match).
IPL 2019 Teams :
Eight franchisee teams will take part in IPL 2019.
- Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
- Delhi Daredevils (DD)
- Kings XI Punjab (KXIP)
- Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
- Mumbai Indians (MI)
- Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)
- Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH)
- Rahasthan Royals (RR)
IPL 2019 Venues :
As of now it is not decided whether the complete tournament will take place in India or the first leg of the tournament will take place in South Africa or UAE.
Season 11 of Indian Premier League (Vivo IPL 2018) was played at below mentioned ten cricket venues in India.
- Feroz Shah Kotla, New Delhi
- Mohali Cricket Ground, Punjab
- Eden Gardens, Kolkata
- Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
- M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
- Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
- Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune
- Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
- Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur
- Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium, Raipur