Monday, November 18, 2019

IPL 2020 – Indian Premier League Latest News

IPL 2020 will be the 13th season of Indian Premier League. IPL is 20-20 overs cricket league in India played mostly during March, April and May every year. The league becomes the most attended cricket league in the world. According to Duff & Phelps, the brand value of IPL was Rs 47,500 crore in the year 2019.

IPL becomes the most popular sports league in India and IPL fans are increasing every year. All fans are eagerly waiting for IPL 2020. There may be possibility that the first match of IPL 13 will be played on 23rd March 2020 and the final match will be played on 17th May 2020. IPL 2020 schedule is not yet announced by BCCI.

About IPL 2020 Format

The league is twenty20 cricket league in India played during March to May every year. Indian premier league 2020 will be the 13th season of IPL. Total number of 8 teams will play in this league and the league is based on round robin and knockout format.

Tournament Format

All the eight teams will plays with each other twice in round robin format during league phase. The top four teams from the league format will qualify for the playoffs round. Playoffs round consist of qualifier1, qualifier 2 and eliminator round. The top two teams from the league round will play against each other in the qualifier 1 match, the winner of qualifier 1 will go straight to the IPL final and the loser gets another chance to qualify for IPL final by playing the qualifier 2 match. Meanwhile, the 3rd and 4th place team from the league round will play against each other in an eliminator round and the winner of eliminator round will play the match with loser of qualifier 1 round in qualifier 2. The winner of qualifier 2 will play IPL final match with the winner of qualifier 1 round. The winner from the final match will crowned the IPL 2020 champion.

Step by Step IPL format

Round 1: In first round all 8 teams play league matches. Out of 8 teams 4 teams will qualify for playoffs.
Round 2: Playoffs
Playoff round is divided into 3 further rounds namely qualifier1, qualifier2, and eliminator round. We have tried to explain all playoff round in details below.
Qualifier 1: Out of these 4 teams, top 2 will fight each other in qualifier 1. Winner of the qualifier 1 round qualifies for the final match.
Eliminator: Top 3rd and 4th team will play against each other in eliminator round. The winner of this round will play qualifier 2.
Qualifier 2: Qualifier 2 will be played between winner of eliminator round and losing team of qualifier 1 round. Winner of qualifier 2 will qualifies for the final match.
Round 3: Final match is played between winner of qualifier 1 and winner of qualifier 2.

2020 IPL Team Player acquisition rules

All the 8 team franchise can acquire players through any of the three ways:
1.       Through IPL auction – Players need to sign up for the auction and set their base price. The players are bought by the franchise that bids highest for them in IPL auction. Unsold players at the auction are eligible for replacement signings.
2.       Trading windows – During trading windows, players traded with other teams with their consent.
3.       Signing replacement – team can acquire player through replacement signing before or during the IPL tournament.

Team Composition Rules

The entire team salary cap must not exceed rupees 85 crore.
Team strength must be between 18 to 25 players.
A team can acquire maximum 8 overseas players.
A team can pick under-19 players only if they have previously played first class cricket.
In the playing eleven maximum 4 overseas players are allowed to play.

2020 IPL Prize Money

Indian premier league 2020 prize money is not declared yet. But, the IPL offered a total prize money of Rs. 50 crore (USD 7.2 million) in the 12th season (IPL 2019). The IPL 2019 winner received Rs 20 crore (USD 2.9 million). The first runner up received Rs. 12.5 crore and the third and fourth placed team received Rs. 8.7 crore individually.

Indian Premier League 2020 Teams

2020 Team Name
Home Ground
City
Team Owner
Sunrisers Hyderabad
R.G.I. Cricket Stadium
Hyderabad, Telengana
Sun TV Network
Royal Challengers Bangalore
M. Chinnaswamy Stadium
Bengaluru, Karnataka
United Spirits
Rajasthan Royals
Sawai Mansingh Stadium
Jaipur, Rajasthan
Manoj Badale
Mumbai Indians
Wankhede Stadium
Mumbai, Maharashtra
Reliance Industries
Kolkata Knight Riders
Eden Gardens
Kolkata, West Bengal
Red Chillies Entertainment and Mehta Group
Kings XI Punjab
PCA Stadium, Mohali
Mohali (Chandigarh), Punjab
Preity Zinta, Ness Wadia, Mohit Burman, Karan Paul
Delhi Capitals
Arun Jaitley Stadium
Delhi, NCR
GMR Group and JSW Group
Chennai Super Kings
M. A. Chidambaram Stadium
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
India Cements

List of IPL 2020 Probable Venues

Please check below the list of all the probable venues for IPL 13th season at which all the matches can be played.
2020 IPL Venue
 City
 First
 Last
 No. of Matches
ACA-VDCA Stadium
Visakhapatnam
2012
2016
11
Barabati Stadium
Cuttack
2010
2014
7
Brabourne Stadium
Mumbai
2010
2015
11
DY Patil Stadium
Navi Mumbai
2008
2011
17
Eden Gardens
Kolkata
2008
2018
70
Feroz Shah Kotla Ground
Delhi
2008
2018
67
Green Park Stadium
Kanpur
2016
2017
4
Holkar Stadium
Indore
2011
2018
9
HPCA Stadium
Dharamshala
2010
2013
9
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
Kochi
2011
2011
5
JSCA International Cricket Stadium
Ranchi
2013
2015
7
M. A. Chidambaram Stadium
Chennai
2008
2018
49
M. Chinnaswamy Stadium
Bangalore
2008
2018
74
Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium
Pune
2012
2018
38
PCA Stadium
Mohali
2008
2018
49
Raipur International Cricket Stadium
Raipur
2013
2016
6
Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium
Hyderabad
2008
2018
56
Sardar Patel Stadium
Ahmedabad
2010
2015
12
Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium
Rajkot
2016
2017
10
Sawai Mansingh Stadium
Jaipur
2008
2018
40
VCA Stadium
Nagpur
2010
2010
3
Wankhede Stadium
Mumbai
2008
2018
66

Things to know before IPL 2020 starts

All IPL Tournament and seasons Results
Seasons
IPL Winner
Result
Man of The Series
2008 (IPL 1)
Rajasthan Royals
Defeated CSK by 3 wickets
Shane Watson (Rajasthan Royals)
2009 (IPL 2)
Deccan Chargers
Defeated RCB by 6 runs
Adam Gilchrist (Deccan Chargers)
2010 (IPL 3)
Chennai Super Kings
Defeated MI by 22 runs
Sachin Tendulkar (Mumbai Indians)
2011 (IPL 4)
Chennai Super Kings
Defeated RCB by 58 runs
Chris Gayle (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
2012 (IPL 5)
Kolkata Knight Riders
Defeated CSK by 5 wickets
Sunil Narine (Kolkata Knight Riders)
2013 (IPL 6)
Mumbai Indians
Defeated CSK by 23 runs
Shane Watson (Rajasthan Royals)
2014 (IPL 7)
Kolkata Knight Riders
Defeated KXIP by 3 wickets
Glenn Maxwell (Kings XI Punjab)
2015 (IPL 8)
Mumbai Indians
Defeated CSK by 41 runs
Andre Russell (Kolkata Knight Riders)
2016 (IPL 9)
Sunrisers Hyderabad
Defeated RCB by 8 runs
Virat Kohli (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
2017 (IPL 10)

Mumbai Indians
Defeated Rising Pune Supergiant by 1 run
Ben Stokes (Rising Pune Supergiant)
2018 (IPL 11)
Chennai Super Kings
Defeated SRH by 8 wickets
Sunil Narine (Kolkata Knight Riders)
2019 (IPL 12)
Mumbai Indians
Defeated CSK by 1 run
Andre Russell (Kolkata Knight Riders)

Team’s Performances in Previous IPL Seasons

Season
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
No of Teams
8
8
8
10
9
9
8
8
8
8
8
8
Team\Rank












RR
1st
6th
7th
6th
7th
3rd
5th
4th
Suspended

4th
7th
CSK
2nd
SF
1st
1st
2nd
2nd
3rd
2nd
Suspended

1st
2nd
KKR
6th
8th
6th
4th
1st
7th
1st
5th
4th
3rd
3rd
5th
MI
5th
7th
2nd
3rd
4th
1st
4th
1st
5th
1st
5th
1st
DC
SF
SF
5th
10th
3rd
9th
8th
7th
6th
6th
8th
3rd
KXIP
SF
5th
8th
5th
6th
6th
2nd
8th
8th
5th
7th
6th
RCB
7th
2nd
3rd
2nd
5th
5th
7th
3rd
2nd
8th
6th
8th
SRH

N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
4th
6th
6th
1st
4th
2nd
4th



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