IPL 2022 Schedule, Venue, Team, Time Table, News, and a lot more

The most popular IPL (Indian Premier League) is back again in 2022 and announcements have been made by the BCCI. The IPL 2022 will be full of entertainment and you will find all the relevant information regarding it in this post. So, read this post below to know IPL 2022 Schedule, Teams, Venue, and LOT more.

IPL 2022 schedule news:

After IPL 2021, Cricket fans were eagerly waiting for the IPL 2022 and this will be the 15th edition. This year, this will be TATA IPL 2022, not VIVO IPL. It has been scheduled between 2nd April 2022 to 3rd June 2022 and the opening match will be the Chennai in M. A. Chidambaram Stadium Chennai.

Moreover, this year, 2 new teams were also added by the BCCI and completed the bidding for these 2 new franchises successfully. Hence, more updates regarding all this go through the post below.

IPL 2022 teams and players:

Last year only 8 teams had played the IPL matches. These were Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Capitals, Punjab Kings, Rajasthan Royals, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, and Sunrisers Hyderabad. Now, in IPL 2022, a total of 10 team will play the match. The main objective behind adding the new teams is to achieve financial goals because due to the Covid lockdown BCCI suffered a lot of financial loss. Besides, these 10 teams are as follows:

  1.     Chennai Super Kings
  2.     Delhi Capitals
  3.     Rajasthan Royals
  4.     Mumbai Indians
  5.     Sunrisers Hyderabad
  6.     Royal Challengers Bangalore
  7.     Kings XI Punjab
  8.     Kolkata Knight Riders
  9.     Lucknow Super Giants
  10. Gujarat Titans

Main players list:

Mumbai Indians (MI) Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Sunil Narine, Varun Chakaravarthy, Andre Russell, Venkatesh Iyer
Delhi Capitals (DC) Rishabh Pant, Anrich Nortje, Prithvi Shaw, Axar Patel
Kings XI Punjab (PBKS) Arshdeep Singh, Mayank Agarwal
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) Kane Williamson, Umran Malik, Abdul Samad,
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Moeen Ali
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, Mohammed Siraj
Rajasthan Royals (RR) Sanju Samson, Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal
Gujarat Titans Hardik Pandya, Shubam Gill, Rashid Khan
Lucknow Super Giants KL Rahul, Marcus Stoinis, Ravi Bishnoi


IPL 2022 Venue: India or UAE?

If everything will be fine and the situation will be under control for Covid-19 then IPL 2022 will be played in India. In the case of the COVID pandemic, UAE is the alternate location for BCCI to organize IPL and other major cricket tournaments. Moreover, the decision of the BCCI is not final till now. However, the Stadium list in India for various IPL matches is given below

  1.     Chennai – M.A.Chidambaram Chepauk Stadium
  2.     Mumbai – Wankhede Stadium
  3.     Ahmedabad – Narendra Modi Stadium
  4.     Bangalore – M.Chinnaswamy Stadium
  5.     Delhi – Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium
  6.     Kolkata – Eden Gardens Stadium
  7.     Lucknow – BRSABV Ekana Cricket Stadium

IPL 2022 format:

The format of IPL 2022 will be the same as the previously played tournaments. There will be a total of 74 matches in IPL 2022. All the 10 teams will be divided into 2 groups and every team will play with each other two times. The teams of Group A and Group B will play each other one time. Every team from both A and B groups will play 1 more match, which will be chosen from the draw. Hence, each team will play 14 league matches and there will be 2 qualifiers, 1 eliminator, and the Final. In case the two teams have similar points, then their fate will be decided on the Points Table along with the Net Run Rate (NRR).

How is the Net Run Rate (NRR) calculated? In any match Net Run Rate is the average number of runs that a team scores in one over and minus the average no. of runs scored against it in each over.

Below we are giving you the tentative group details.

Group A :

  1.     Chennai Super Kings
  2.     Kolkata Knight Riders
  3.     Royal challengers Bangalore
  4.     Kings XI Punjab
  5.     Lucknow Super Giants

Group B :

  1.     Mumbai Indian
  2.     Rajasthan Royals
  3.     Delhi Capitals
  4.     Gujarat Titans
  5.     Sunrisers Hyderabad

IPL 2022 schedule:

Though, the BCCI has not released any official schedule of IPL 2022 matches yet. But, below we are giving a tentative schedule.

S.No. Match Date Time
1 CSK Vs KKR 02-Apr-2022 19:30
2 SRH Vs RR 03-Apr-2022 19:30
3 Ahmedabad Vs RCB 04Apr-2022 15:30
4 DC Vs MI 05-Apr-2022 19:30
5 Lucknow Vs PBKS 06-Apr-2022 19:30
6 KKR Vs SRH 07-Apr-2022 19:30
7 RR Vs DC 08-Apr-2022 19:30
8 RCB Vs MI 09-Apr-2022 19:30
9 Lucknow Vs Ahmedabad 10-Apr-2022 15:30
10 PBKS Vs CSK 11-Apr-2022 19:30
11 SRH Vs RCB 12-Apr-2022 15:30
12 MI Vs Ahmedabad 13-Apr-2022 19:30
13 DC Vs KKR 14-Apr-2022 19:30
14 CSK Vs RCB 15-Apr-2022 19:30
15 SRH Vs PBKS 16-Apr-2022 15:30
16 RR Vs KKR 17-Apr-2022 19:30
17 Lucknow Vs DC 18-Apr-2022 19:30
18 Ahmedabad Vs CSK 19-Apr-2022 19:30
19 DC Vs SRH 20-Apr-2022 15:30
20 RCB Vs RR 21-Apr-2022 19:30
21 MI Vs Lucknow 22-Apr-2022 15:30
22 KKR Vs Ahmedabad 23-Apr-2022 19:30
23 PBKS Vs RR 24-Apr-2022 19:30
24 MI Vs CSK 25-Apr-2022 19:30
25 KKR Vs RCB 26-Apr-2022 19:30
26 DC Vs PBKS 27-Apr-2022 15:30
27 SRH Vs MI 28-Apr-2022 19:30
28 RR Vs Ahmedabad 29-Apr-2022 19:30
29 CSK Vs Lucknow 30-Apr-2022 19:30
30 DC Vs RCB 01-May-2022 15:30
31 Lucknow Vs CSK 02-May-2022 19:30
32 Ahmedabad Vs SRH 03-May-2022 19:30
33 KKR Vs PBKS 04-May-2022 19:30
34 RR Vs MI 05-May-2022 15:30
35 RCB Vs Lucknow 06-May-2022 19:30
36 Ahmedabad Vs DC 07-May-2022 19:30
37 MI Vs PBKS 08-May-2022 19:30
38 RR Vs Lucknow 09-May-2022 19:30
39 CSK Vs SRH 10-May-2022 19:30
40 DC Vs Ahmedabad 11-May-2022 15:30
41 SRH Vs KKR 12-May-2022 19:30
42 CSK Vs RR 13-May-2022 15:30
43 Lucknow Vs MI 14-May-2022 19:30
44 Ahmedabad Vs KKR 15-May-2022 19:30
45 SRH Vs DC 16-May-2022 19:30
46 RCB Vs PBKS 17-May-2022 19:30
47 KKR Vs CSK 18-May-2022 19:30
48 MI Vs DC 19-May-2022 19:30
49 RCB Vs Ahmedabad 20-May-2022 15:30
50 PBKS Vs Lucknow 21-May-2022 19:30
51 RR Vs CSK 22-May-2022 15:30
52 PBKS Vs MI 23-May-2022 19:30
53 SRH Vs Lucknow 24-May-2022 19:30
54 RR Vs RCB 25-May-2022 15:30
55 CSK Vs DC 26-May-2022 19:30
56 Ahmedabad Vs PBKS 27-May-2022 19:30
57 MI Vs SRH 28-May-2022 19:30
58 RCB Vs KKR 29-May-2022 19:30
59 PBKS Vs DC 30-May-2022 15:30
60 Ahmedabad Vs RR 31-May-2022 19:30
61 KKR Vs MI 1-Jun-2022 15:30
62 Lucknow Vs SRH 2-Jun-2022 19:30
63 PBKS Vs RCB 3-Jun-2022 19:30
64 CSK Vs Ahmedabad 4-Jun-2022 19:30
65 Lucknow Vs KKR 5-Jun-2022 19:30
66 MI Vs RR 6-Jun-2022 19:30
67 PBKS Vs SRH 7-Jun-2022 19:30
68 DC Vs Lucknow 8-Jun-2022 15:30
69 RCB Vs CSK 9-Jun-2022 19:30
70 KKR Vs RR 10-Jun-2022 15:30
71 Qualifier-1 11-Jun-2022 19:30
72 Eliminator 12-Jun-2022 19:30
73 Qualifier-2 13-Jun-2022 19:30
74 FINAL 14-Jun-2022 19:30


How to Watch IPL 2022?

The fans of IPL are present not only in India but all over the world. All the fans were eagerly waiting for the tournament and were wondering how they could watch the matches, on TV or online. People are very much eager to know regarding the broadcasting and streaming details. Talking about India, the Star Sports Network has the right to broadcast all the 2022 IPL Matches live on Television. For online streaming, Disney + HotStar has the rights for streaming all the IPL matches online. In addition to this, Star India Network will telecast IPL 2022 matches in 6 languages- English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Bengali.

On the other hand, IPL live coverage is all across the way. If you are looking for the cheapest way to watch live matches in India then you can choose Hotstar. IPL fans can also stream IPL matches on Yupp TV for the USA, Foxtel for Australia, and beIN Connect for the Middle East.

Update: As the situation of COVID is better now in India as compared to the last so BCCI wants to host IPL 2022 in India. They are also looking for a fully packed stadium which is great to remember the old wonder days of seeing live cricket matches in the stadium. Apart from this, BCCI will upload details regarding the IPL 2022 matches tickets by the first week of March 2022.

IPL 2022: Will there be an opening ceremony or not?

In addition to the IPL matches, the fans also wait eagerly for the opening ceremony. This is an important topic in every season and various performances are also given by many Bollywood celebrities. Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, the opening ceremony in the year 2020 was not held but this year 2022, there are chances that the opening ceremony will occur. In this 15th edition of the IPL, we hope that things will be better as compared to last year.

In the Opening Ceremony of IPL 2022, Bollywood, as well as international stars, will dance to the tune of IPL and will entertain the viewers to the fullest. Additionally, as per the reports, the popular Bollywood Star Jacqueline Fernandez will perform in the opening ceremony along with Honey Singh. Also, there were many other star-studded performances for entertaining the fans efficiently. There will also be many cricket players and stars for catching the glimpse. Hence, this will be a golden chance for the fans to take a selfie with their favorite star.

Moreover, the date, venue, as well as time of the opening ceremony, is not decided yet and the BCCI will announce them after some days.

IPL Winner history:

The Indian Premier League winner history is given below.  

Season Year Winner
14 2021 TBD
13 2020 Mumbai Indians
12 2019 Mumbai Indians
11 2018 Chennai Super Kings
10 2017 Mumbai Indians
9 2016 Sunrisers Hyderabad
8 2015 Mumbai Indians
7 2014 Kolkata Knight Riders
6 2013 Mumbai Indians
5 2012 Kolkata Knight Riders
4 2011 Chennai Super Kings
3 2010 Chennai Super Kings
2 2009 Deccan Chargers
1 2008 Rajasthan Royals


An overview of IPL awards:

As you know, the IPL tournament is a competitive league that’s why at the end of every season the high-performance players are rewarded. These awards are as follows:

  1.     Orange Cap
  2.     Purple Cap
  3.     Fair play Award
  4.     Emerging Player of the Season Award
  5.     Game Changer of the Season Award
  6.     Super Striker of the Season Award
  7.     Most Sixes Award.

In addition to this, a complete list of season awards of the Indian Premier League 2020 are as follows:

  1.     Orange Cap (Most Runs) – KL Rahul, Kings XI Punjab (670 runs in 14 matches)
  2.     Most Valuable Player – Jofra Archer, Rajasthan Royals (20 wickets and 175 dot balls in 14 matches)
  3.     Purple Cap (Most Wickets) – Kagiso Rabada, Delhi Capitals (30 wickets in 17 matches)
  4.     Emerging Player of the Season – Devdutt Padikkal, Royal Challengers Bangalore (483 runs in 15 matches)
  5.     Unacademy: Most Sixes in the Season – Ishan Kishan, Mumbai Indians (30 sixes in 14 matches)
  6.     Dream XI Game Changer of the Season – KL Rahul, Kings XI Punjab (975 Fantasy Points)
  7.     CRED Power Player of the Season – Trent Boult, Mumbai Indians (16 wickets in power play)
  8.     Tata Altroz Super Striker of the Season – Kieron Pollard, Mumbai Indians (Strike Rate of 191.42)
  9.     Fair Play Award – Mumbai Indians


IPL 2022 Schedule From 2 April 2022 to 3 June 2022 (tentative)
Host IPL (Indian Premier League)
Country India
Administrator Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)
Tournament Format Group stage and playoffs
Format of Match T20 (20 Over Cricket League Match)
IPL 2022 Start Date 2 April 2022 (tentative)
IPL 2022 Final Date 3 June 2022 (tentative)
Participants Team 10- Mumbai Indian, Rajasthan Royals, Delhi Capitals, Gujarat Titans, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal challengers Bangalore, Kings XI Punjab, Lucknow Super Giants
Total Matches 74 matches
IPL 2022 winner TBD
Current Winner Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
Prize Money Winner: 40 Crore Indian Rupees


Final words

That’s all about the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022. This season of IPL we hope will surely be very entertaining and the Covid situation will not affect much. So, if you are the one who is eagerly waiting for the IPL 2022 then your wait is about to end. Therefore, we hope that this post will help in knowing all the vital details about IPL 2022 such as Venue, Teams, Schedule, and others.