New Year comes with IPL excitement as people wait for Indian Premier League. India is an adobe of millions of cricket fans and concerning this India took a new start with Indian Premier League and is now very famous in all cricket nations. Vivo IPL 2018 will be the eleventh edition this time and also known as IPL 11. After IPL many nations have been started their own leagues such as BPL, BBL and many more.
Vivo IPL 2018 team list
Let’s have a look at Vivo IPL 2018 team list:
- Delhi Daredevils
- Chennai Super Kings
- Kolkata Knight Riders
- Kings XI Punjab
- Rajasthan Royals
- Mumbai Indians
- Royal Challengers Bangalore
- Sunrise Hyderabad
Vivo IPL 2018 auction details
Vivo IPL 2018 auction held last week and this two-day IPL 2018 mega auction were concluded in Bangaluru with 169 players filled about 182 open slots. Nine nations will represent VIVO IPL 11. The eight franchises in VIVO IPL 11 player auction were very well prepared with all data, analytics as well as many combinations in their mind. Below are some important statistics in Vivo IPL 2018 auction:
- Player sold- 169
- Indian player- 113
- Overseas player- 56
- Top overseas buy was Benjamin Stokes for INR 12.5 crore
- Top Indian buy was Jaydev Unadkat for INR 11.5 crore
As England’s all-rounder Ben strokes had a massive winning with INR 12.5 crore on the first Day. Mujeeb Zadran fetched an enormous amount of INR 4 crore and had become the youngest cricketer to be in IPL Auction. India U 19 players are also taking part in IPL 11. Delhi Daredevils selected openers Prithvi Shaw along with Shubman Gill with an amount of INR 1 crore. Along with them, fast bowler Kamlesh Nagarkoti along with Shivam Mavi was selected by KKR with an amount of IBR 3 crore each.
IPL 2018 match schedule
The Vivo IPL 2018 will start from 4rth April till 27th May 2018. There will be the total of eight teams playing this season. Below we have listed the Vivo IPL 11 match schedule:
- 5th April 2018- 8:00 PM- Mumbai Indians vs. Chennai Super Kings in Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
- 6th April 2018 – 8:00 PM – Rajasthan Royals vs. Kolkata Knight Riders in Sawai Man Singh Stadium, Jaipur.
- 7th April 2018 – 8:00 PM – Sunrisers Hyderabad vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore in Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.
- 8th April 2018 – 8:00 PM – Kings XI Punjab vs. Delhi dare Devils in Punjab cricket association Stadium, Mohali.
- 9th April 2018 – 4:00 PM – Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Delhi DareDevils in Eden Garden Stadium Kolkata.
- 9th April 2018- 4:00 PM – Sunrisers Hyderabad Vs Kings XI Punjab in Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.
- 10th April 2018 – 4:00 PM – Royal Challengers Bangalore Vs Rajasthan Royals in Sawai Man Singh Stadium, Jaipur.
- 11th April 2018- 8:00 PM Kings XI Punjab Vs Kolkata Knight Riders in Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali.
- 12th April 2018 – 8:00 PM Mumbai Indians Vs Delhi DareDevils in Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
- 13th April 2018- 8:00 PM- Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Kings XI Punjab in Eden Garden Stadium, Kolkata.
- 14th April 2018 – 4:00 PM Mumbai Indians Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad in Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
- 14th April 2018 – 8:00 PM, Rajasthan Royals Vs Chennai Super Kings in Sawai Man Singh Stadium, Jaipur.
- 15 April 2018- 4:00 PM- Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad in Eden Garden Stadium, Kolkata.
All the VIVO IPL 2018 matches will be enduring up to 16th May 2018. And from 16th May there is qualifier 1 in which top two teams will be playing against each other in M.A.Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai. There is also an eliminator where the other two teams will play aligned with each other in Eden Garden Stadium, Kolkata. On 19th May there is a qualifier in which the loser of Qualifier 1 will play with winner eliminator in Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. And at last on 21st May 2018, the winning two teams will be playing in vivo IPL 2018 final match in the M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru.