IPL 10 2017: The schedule for the Indian Premium League has yet to be declared by the Governing Council of IPL. According to the previous sessions, it can be expected to schedule in between April 2017 and May 2017.
This IPL session is also referred to as Vivo IPL 2017, since Vivo Electronics has won the title sponsorship for nearly 2 years, while the previous session is sponsored by Pepsi, which has terminated its contract in 2016.
IPL 10 2017 Auction List, Captain, Schedule, Date and Time:
As similar to previous year, former IPL champions Rajasthan Royal and Chennai Super Kings could not able to participate in this tournament also.
Based upon the schedule fixed by the committee of Indian Premier league, IPL 2017 will be going to take place from 3rd April 2017 to May 26 2017. It is assumed that the first match of Vivo IPL 2017 is between Kolkata Knight Riders, who was the title winner of IPL5 and Delhi Daredevils. Both Inauguration function and final match of IPL 10, which is scheduled on 26th May 2017 will be hosted by Eden Gardens that’s the home ground for the “King of Bollywood” Shah Ruhk Khan, who is the brand ambassador of Kolkata Knight riders.
IPL 10 2017 Auction List, Captain, Schedule, Date and Time
There will be totally 72 matches going to take place in the championship of IPL 2017. April 5 as the starting date and May 21 as the day of the final for the 2017 edition of the IPL 2017. The starting time for every match will be 4.00 p.m or even 8.00 p.m. Apart from this, there would be a first qualifier round, an eliminator round and second qualifier round, which is then followed by final match. The venue for the first qualifier round as well as eliminator round scheduled for May 21 and 22 respectively, is M.A Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai. As mentioned above, Eden Gardens Kolkata is going to host the 2nd Qualifier round, which takes place on May 24 2017.
IPL 10 2017: There are totally 8 teams participating in this tournament and they are:
- Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (Captain)
- Delhi Daredevils: Zaheer Khan (Captain)
- Kings XI Punjab: David Miller (Captain)
- Sunrisers Hydrabad: David Warner (Captain)
- Royal Challengers Bangalore: Virat Kohli (Captain)
- Gujarat Lions: Suresh Raina(Captain)
- Rising Pune Supergiants: MS Dhoni (Captain)
- Kolkata Knight Riders: Gautum Gambhir (Captain)