Indian Premier League season 12 is scheduled to commence from 23rd of March 2019. The two-week schedule has been released recently and cricket lovers worldwide are eagerly waiting for the matches to start.
IPL is one such tournament where prominent international players come together to play alongside each other. 8 franchises select the players to be in their teams through an auction that happens months prior to the tournament. The franchises are named representing various Indian cities and States. It is one of the most watched cricket tournaments across the world.
IPL comprises of players from all the major international teams like Australia, South Africa, West Indies, England, Bangladesh, Afghanistan along with India. The franchises are allowed to take a limited number of foreign players along with domestic and international Indian players. The players are selected through their recent past performances and whoever joins the ranks will be playing alongside international players. IPL has helped a myriad of domestic players from India enter the limelight.
As per the tradition, IPL has 8 teams namely Delhi Capitals, Chennai Super Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals, Kings XI Punjab, and Mumbai Indians. Chennai Super Kings won the IPL 2018 title which is its 3rd IPL title. Of the rest, Rajasthan Royals won once, Mumbai Indians won thrice, and Sunrisers Hyderabad won twice.
IPL is played in 8 venues spread across the length of India such that every team is scheduled to play once in-home ground and once away. The matches are going to be broadcast and digitally streamed worldwide on various television channels and OTT providers.
Viewers can Watch IPL 2019 Live streaming on YuppTV, a South Asian content provider from Continental Europe, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, South America, and South East Asia. You can buy IPL special package or buy a yearly package of Indian language Channels and get IPL for free.