Cricket is the second most played sport in the world. It started from England and then due to how it is played, it became one of most popular sports in the world. Now as the time expands its boundaries so does things and till this date, we have seen great innovations in everything. For instance, in cricket, they only played test matches and with times, it all came down to the fastest format of cricket which is twenty overs format.
T20 format is currently the most popular format of cricket because of its speed, entertainment it brings, and saves time since the match only ends in 3 hours. Now one of the biggest leagues or tournaments is Indian Premier League A.K.A. In this article, we will be taking you to the event of Indian Premier League 2018 or IPL 11. Let us begin with that.
IPL 2017 or IPL 11 will be the eleventh edition of this biggest T20 tournament in the world. It started it 2008 only with six teams and now the number of teams have reached about eight and it will grow as the event is growing every day. Even though there is still a lot of time in IPL 2018 to be inaugurated. Since the 10th edition has just finished in May, it is evident that next year’s event will be happening in next year’s April.
Being one of the huge tournaments in the world of cricket, people stay excited about its next edition. Now being a fan and especially an Indian, you will be looking forward to it. You will want to know the complete IPL 2018 fixtures, opening ceremony and related stuff. We will be coming with all of that in this article so make sure you keep reading.
IPL 2018 Schedule:
IPL 2018 Schedule is something which people need as soon as possible. It is because they want to get themselves book for the tournament. Also, they need to set up their routine depending upon it since none of the people want to miss this huge cricket event. It is especially in India where people are crazy for cricket and just want to see their favorite stars in action. As for IPL 2018 Schedule, there is not any official release and that is why you will want to hold out as well. Every year’s schedule is different from the last and that is why we cannot bring anything for now.
However, we can tell you that the tournament will definitely be starting in the month of April. It will continue till the month of May and June. Just so you know, Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 which will be the 11th edition and it is going to be inaugurated on April 2018. Just like every year, people are waiting eagerly for this without any doubt, the biggest cricket event after the World Cup.
The IPL 2018 schedule is yet to be out which you can see on our website as well. You can get the images and pdf for the schedule. So, I guess it is the time that you start making your preparation for one of the biggest cricket events. This is an event where some of the biggest names of world cricket come and have clash with each other over this title molded in gold. It comes a matter of pride and glory and when the biggest teams from different cities of India come across each other, it is really something worth waiting for.
IPL 2018 Schedule PDF:
If you want to get the IPL 2018 Schedule Pdf, don’t worry e will be providing you with that as well. Pdf is one of the most used formats both online and offline. It can be opening anywhere and anytime at office, public place, and anywhere where TV or your computer is not available. That is why most people demand to get the schedule in the pdf format so that they can stick of the event. Since the event has not begun yet, we will bring you IPL schedule in pdf format as soon as it will be available. You can keep on checking our website until that happens.
IPL 2018 Schedule Images:
If you have a simple phone on which opening images is convenient than going online or you have a problem with internet connection which is troubling you to check schedule every day, you can download these images which we will soon be updating for you. These images will contain the complete IPL 2018 Schedule images which you can download and see the schedule. The images will be in the JPEG format which is common everywhere. So stay tuned until the schedule gets released and we update the schedule for you.
IPL 2018 Points Table:
The tournament has not started yet and as soon as it will, we will come with all the latest situations on Points Table. You will then be able to see the dominating team in the league.
So this is all for now on IPL 2018. For more updates and news related this huge cricket event, keep visiting our website.
IPL 2018 Opening Ceremony:
One thing about which people stay excited the most is the opening ceremonies. Whether it is any football event or cricket, there are always huge ceremonies. It is always like a great concert and when it comes to India which is a land of amazing performers, people go crazy for that. It is because their favorite stars are being invited to ceremony for performances which people love.
Now even though there are is a long time before the opening ceremony and the event itself, there are already speculations about whether who is going to perform in the event. What people expect are some amazing performance from their favorite singers and dancers and this is something they should bring. Also, as for the tradition, the theme of the opening ceremony is expected to be based on Indian traditions and this is what you should look forward to.
As for the time and date of this IPL 2018 opening ceremony, there are no official news but we can estimate it very well. Since every year’s event starts in April and mostly it is in the first week, the opening ceremony may very well be on the dates around. Now if the event started on April 5th last year and the opening ceremony was on the same date, it is quite evident that the same schedule will be followed for this year as well.
There is a lot of stuff which we will still need to discuss about this big event. As for the stars who are going to perform on the night is unclear. However, we can expect some of the big names such as Shahrukh Khan and Amir Khan to be performing on the event. This is huge because we have not seen performing these two together performing in an event like this. There are also huge rumors going around about the event.
IPL 2018 Auction Date:
IPL Auction is a place where fates of the players get decided. Also, it is a moment of real excitement for the fans as well since new players gets entry to their teams while the ones who they don’t like may exit. That is why fans want franchises to be bidding on the players which they like the most. New player who have been performing good in the domestic leagues are brought to the light and this gives them an amazing opportunity where they can prove themselves. As for the IPL 2018 Auction Date, this is another thing which is not official yet but we can speculate or predict it. Before the start of the event, the auction is held usually two months before.
Based on this, we can say that as the last year’s auction was in February 20th, the next year’s auction will also be in the same month. However, the date maybe different depending upon the needs of the schedule. Fans also keep predicting and speculating about whether who is going to be the most expensive player in the year’s edition. This is never clear because we have seen surprising turn of events when some uprising players were bought for more price than expected. They even left star players of the current behind them. This is why it will be too early to say anything about it.
To stay updated about the auction and players update, keep visiting this site. We will be updating the article with every latest info we can get from the main hub. You will soon be able to know whether which one of the players are going to join your team in this year’s edition. We will know move on the teams which are going to be a part of this year’s IPL event.
IPL 2018 Teams:
There are no news of any teams being added to the tournament. That is why we can assume that the teams list is going to be the same this year. A new team’s edition would however be fine. It is because a franchise is needed to come up with some rising stars. If this happens, there will be something huge coming from this year’s IPL edition. Since there is still time, we won’t speculate on anything. For now, we are going to bring you a list of teams which have been part of the previous year’s edition and may very well be in this year’s event as well. All those teams are listed below so let’s have a look.
- Kolkata Knight Riders.
- Mumbai Indians.
- Kings XI Punjab.
- Delhi Daredevils.
- Rising Pune Super Giants.
- Sun Risers Hyderabad.
- Royal Challengers Bangalore.
- Gujarat Lions.
So this was a list of 8 teams which are going to take part in IPL 2018. If we get some updates on the addition or dropping out of any of the teams, you will be bringing you that as fast as possible. Let us now discuss some speculation concerning the schedule of the tournament.
IPL 2018 Broadcasters.:
Not everyone will be able to make it to the stadium. This is why this section is important for those who want to see the event on their television sets. You should about all the channels and broadcasters who are going to broadcast the event. This will help you in faster tuning in or you can order the channels if you do not have them. So let us now give you some quick details on the IPL 2018.
Let us start from the broadcasters in India. Being an Indian cricket event, most of its viewership is from India. That is why the rights of broadcast are mostly given to the Indian channels. Some of the top channels which broadcast the event in India are mentioned below.
- Sony MAX.
- Sony SIX.
- Sony ESPN.
- Star Cricket Franchise.
Some of the other countries where people love cricket include Pakistan, Australia, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, England, and New Zealand. Will now be bringing you a list of all the top channels in this countries are going to broadcast the event for you. Some of them are international franchises so you can order them any watch in any country you want.
There are only two sports channels in Pakistan and only one of them named ‘Geo Super’ owns the broadcasting rights. Since there are no other options, people get to stick to this channel or they get services like Dish TV HD and others for better IPL entertainment. Rest of the franchises who will be broadcasting the event all over the world are mentioned below.
- Star Sports.
- Super Sports.
- Ten Network.
- ESPN Network.
- Sky Network.
IPL 2018 Watch Online Live Streaming:
If you can do none of the things such as getting to stadium or watching on television then you still have another option left. Well, if you work somewhere at an office or have some other job, you can definitely get online at live streams to watch IPL matches. This is not something you should be concerned about because we are the ones who will be giving you a list of different sites which telecast all the live matches from the world of cricket.
These websites give free cricket streams and if you want to watch matches, all you have to do is to open them, login to a stream and start watching it. Listed below are the top sites you can get to for IPL 2018 Live Streaming.
- Cricket Feed.
So these are some of the top sites which you can use to stream IPL live online.
IPL 2018 Fixtures:
IPL 2018 is likely to be commenced in the April of next year and still there is a lot of time in fixtures to be announced. As soon as there will be anything official related to the IPL 2018 Fixtures and Schedule, we will update our website with it. All you have to do is to make sure that you keep coming back to our site for it.
IPL 2018 Semi Final and Final Locations:
Since there is not any release of the official schedule or fixtures of the tournament, we are not certain about the locations of semi-final and final of the tournament. We will however be coming with that as soon as possible and don’t worry because it will be very soon.