The 11th edition of Indian Premier League is all set to happen from April 7 to May 27. The news is confirmed by the IPL governing council on Monday. Mumbai will host the opening and final match of this year.
The IPL governing council will also change the timing of the match. Earlier the matches was played at 8pm and 4pm, but now 8pm game will be shifted to 7pm, while 4pm will be played at 5:30pm.
The IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla said,”The Broadcasters requested for a change in timings and IPL governing council in principal has accepted it. Live broadcast of 8pm game will be shifted to 7pm, while 4pm will be played at 5:30pm.”
As we all know that, the two former team Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals are also set to roar once again after the two years of suspension due to spot fixing. The Chennai Super Kings is the two time champion, while the Rajasthan Royals is the one time champion.