2017 Indian Premier League(IPL) Season 10 Begins Today Wednesday April 05,2017
In total, 60 matches will be played over the course of 47 days featuring eight IPL teams, same as the previous season.
The final match of the season will be played on 21st May, also in Hyderabad.
Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium will host the Qualifier 1 on May 16.
Bangalore will host two knockout matches -- the Eliminator on May 17 and the Qualifier 2 on May 19
This year, the organisers have decided to host 8 opening ceremonies – one each for every franchise - with Amy Jackson, Shraddha Kapoor, Parineeti Chopra, Tiger Shroff, Riteish Deshmukh and other Bollywood celebrities expected to perform at respective venues.
Hyderabad (April 5): Sunrisers Hyderabad v Royal Challengers Bangalore
Amy Jackson will perform at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium.
Pune (April 6): Rising Pune Supergiants v Mumbai Indians
Riteish Deshmukh will perform at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium.
Rajkot (April 7): Gujarat Lions v Kolkata Knight Riders
Tiger Shroff will perform at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium.
Indore (April 8): Kings XI Punjab v Rising Pune Supergiants
Yet to be confirmed for the match at Holkar Cricket Stadium.
Bangalore (April 8): Royal Challengers Bangalore v Delhi Daredevils
Yet to be confirmed for the match at M Chinnaswamy Stadium.
Mumbai (April 9): Mumbai Indians v Kolkata Knight Riders
Yet to be confirmed for match at Wankhede Stadium.
Kolkata (April 13): Kolkata Knight Riders v Kings XI Punjab
Shraddha Kapoor and Monali Thakur will perform at Eden Gardens.
New Delhi (April 15): Delhi Daredevils v Kings XI Punjab
Parineeti Chopra will perform at Feroz Shah Kotla Ground
Captains of the 8 Participating Teams
Squads of the 8 Participating Teams
David Warner (captain), Tanmay Agarwal, Mohammad Nabi, Ekalavya Dwivedi, Rashid Khan, Pravin Tambe, Chris Jordan, Ben Laughlin, Mohammed Siraj, Shikhar Dhawan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Moises Henriques, Naman Ojha, Ricky Bhui, Kane Williamson, Siddarth Kaul, Bipul Sharma, Ashish Nehra, Yuvraj Singh, Ben Cutting, Abhimanyu Mithun, Mustafizur Rahman, Barinder Sran, Deepak Hooda, Vijay Shankar.
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Virat Kohli (captain), Pawan Negi, Tymal Mills, Aniket Choudhary, Praveen Dubey, Billy Stanlake, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle, Yuzvendra Chahal, Harshal Patel, Mandeep Singh, Adam Milne, Sarfaraz Khan, S Aravind, Kedar Jadhav, Shane Watson, Stuart Binny, Samuel Badree, Iqbal Abdulla, Travis Head, Sachin Baby, Avesh Khan, Tabraiz Shamsi.
Rohit Sharma (captain), Nicholas Pooran, Mitchell Johnson, K Gowtham, Karn Sharma, Saurabh Tiwary, A Gunarathna , K Khejroliya, Kieron Pollard, Lasith Malinga, Harbhajan Singh, Ambati Rayudu, Jasprit Bumrah, Shreyas Gopal, Lendl Simmons, Vinay Kumar, Parthiv Patel, Mitchell McClenaghan, Nitish Rana, Siddhesh Lad, J Suchith, Hardik Pandya, Jos Buttler, Tim Southee, Jithesh Sharma, Krunal Pandya, Deepak Punia.
Kolkata Knight Riders
Gautam Gambhir (captain), Trent Boult, Chris Woakes, Rishi Dhawan, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rovman Powell, R Sanjay Yadav, Ishank Jaggi, Darren Bravo, Sayan Ghosh, Sunil Narine, Kuldeep Yadav, Manish Pandey, Suryakumar Yadav, Piyush Chawla, Robin Uthappa, Shakib Al Hasan, Chris Lynn, Umesh Yadav, Yusuf Pathan, Sheldon Jackson, Ankit Singh Rajput
Rising Pune Supergiant
Steve Smith (captain), MS Dhoni, R Ashwin, Mayank Agarwal, Baba Aparajith, Ankush Bains, Ankit Sharma, Rajat Bhatia, Deepak Chahar, Daniel Christian, Rahul Chahar, Ashok Dinda, Faf du Plessis, Lockie Ferduson. Usman Khawaja, Jaskaran Singh, Saurabh Kumar, Ben Stokes, Milind Tondon, Manoj Tiwary, Jaydev Unadkat, Adam Zampa.