Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017

The 10th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament will start on April 5, the tournament will be spread over 47 days and will be played at 10 venues, each team playing 14 matches will play half of them and the final match will be played on May 21 2017.

The opening match between current champions Sunrisers Hyderabad and Royal Challengers Bangalore at Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad.

The player auction held on February 20th in Bengaluru, England all-rounder Ben Stokes and pacer Tymal Mills emerged the hottest buys in the auction, which saw as many as 33 players being bought by franchises while many big names missed out pick-up.

Rising Pune Supergiants (RPSG), who removed Mahendra Singh Dhoni from captaincy on Sunday, bought Stokes for a whopping Rs 14.50 crore after defeating bids from Mumbai Indians (MI), Delhi Daredevils (DD), Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH).

"This is a conscious strategy, we wanted an all-rounder on the team," RPSG owner Sanjeev Goenka said. Promising pacer Mills also emerged another hot property, with the RCB finally managing to lay their hands on him for a whopping Rs 12 crore.

IPL 2017 Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR For Against
Gujarat Lions - - - - - - - - -
Royal Challengers Bangalore - - - - - - - - -
Sunrisers Hyderabad - - - - - - - - -
Kolkata Knight Riders - - - - - - - - -
Mumbai Indians - - - - - - - - -
Delhi Daredevils - - - - - - - - -
Rising Pune Supergiants - - - - - - - - -
Kings XI Punjab - - - - - - - - -


IPL 2017 Match Schedule

Date Time Match Details Venue
April 58 PM: Sunrisers Hyderabad v Royal Challengers Bangalore Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
April 6 8 PM: Rising Pune Supergiants v Mumbai Indians Maharashtra Cricket Association's International Stadium, Pune
April 7 8 PM: Gujarat Lions v Kolkata Knight Riders Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
April 8 4 PM: Kings XI Punjab v RPSG Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore
April 88 PM: RCB v Delhi Daredevils M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
April 9 4 PM: SRH v GL Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
April 98 PM: MI v KKR Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
April 10 8 PM: KXIP v RCB Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore
April 11 8 PM: RPSG v DD Maharashtra Cricket Association's International Stadium, Pune
April 12 8 PM: MI v SRH Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
April 13 8 PM: KKR v KXIP Eden Gardens, Kolkata
April 14 4 PM: RCB v MI M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
April 148 PM: GL v RPSG Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
April 15 4 PM: KKR v SRH Eden Gardens, Kolkata
April 158 PM: DD v KXIP Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi
April 16 4 PM: MI v GL Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
April 168 PM: RCB v RPSG M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
April 17 4 PM: DD v KKR Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi
April 178 PM: SRH v KXIP Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
April 18 8 PM: GL v RCB Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
April 19 8 PM: SRH v DD Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
April 20 8 PM: KXIP v MI Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore
April 21 8 PM: KKR v GL Eden , Kolkata
April 22 4 PM: DD v MI Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi
April 228 PM: RPSG v SRH Maharashtra Cricket Association's International Stadium, Pune
April 23 4 PM: GL v KXIP Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
April 238 PM: KKR v RCB Eden , Kolkata
April 24 8 PM: MI v RPSG Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
April 25 8 PM: RCB v SRH M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
April 26 8 PM: RPSG v KKR Maharashtra Cricket Association's International Stadium, Pune
April 27 8 PM: RCB v GL M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
April 28 4 PM: KKR v DD Eden , Kolkata
April 288 PM: KXIP v SRH IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali
April 29 4 PM: RPSG v RCB Maharashtra Cricket Association's International Stadium, Pune
April 298 PM: GL v MI Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
April 30 4 PM: KXIP v DD IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali
April 308 PM: SRH v KKR Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
May 1 4 PM: MI v RCB Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
May 18 PM: RPSG v GL Maharashtra Cricket Association's International Stadium, Pune
May 2 8 PM: DD v SRH Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi
May 3 8 PM: KKR v RPSG Eden , Kolkata
May 4 8 PM: DD v GL Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi
May 5 8 PM: RCB v KXIP M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
May 6 4 PM: SRH v RPSG Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
May 68 PM: MI v DD Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
May 7 4 PM: RCB v KKR M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
May 78 PM: KXIP v GL IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali
May 8 8 PM: SRH v MI Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
May 9 8 PM: KXIP v KKR IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali
May 10 8 PM: GL v DD Green Park, Kanpur
May 11 8 PM: MI v KXIP Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
May 12 8 PM: DD v RPSG Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi
May 13 4 PM: GL v SRH Green Park, Kanpur
May 138 PM: KKR v MI Eden , Kolkata
May 14 4 PM: RPSG v KXIP Maharashtra Cricket Association's International Stadium, Pune
May 148 PM: DD v RCB Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi
May 16 8 PM: Qualifier 1 -
May 17 8 PM: Eliminator -
May 19 8 PM: Qualifier 2 -
May 21 8 PM: Final Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad





IPL auction 2017 Players Details

Rising Pune Supergiants: Kevin Pietersen, Ishant Sharma, Irfan Pathan, Thisara Perra, Rudra Pratap Singh, Scott Boland, M. Ashwin, Peter Handscomb, Saurabh Tiwary, Albie Morkel, George Bailey.

Gujarat Lions: Dale Steyn, Paras Dogra, Eklavya Dwivedi, Sarbjeet Ladda, Pravin Tambe, Umang Sharma, Amit Mishra, Aksh Deep Nath.

Kings XI Punjab: Mitchell Johnson, Rishi Dhawan, Kyle Abbott, Farhaan Behardien.

Kokata Knight Riders: Morne Morkel, Brad Hogg, Jason Holder, Colin Munro, John Hastings, Jaydev Unadkat, Rajagopal Sathish, Manan Sharma, Shaun Tait.

Mumbai Indians: Corey Anderson, Marchant De Lange, Unmukt Chand, Akshay Wakhare, Nathu Singh, Kishore Pramod Kamath, Martin Guptill, Jerome Taylor.

Delhi Daredevils: Nathan Coulter-Nile, Imran Tahir, Joel Paris, Pawan Negi, Pawan Suyal, Akhil Arvind Herwadkar, Mahipal Lomror.

Sunrisers Hyderabad: Karn Sharma, Ashish Reddy, Eoin Morgan, Trent Boult, Tirumalasetti Suman, Aditya Tare.

Royal Challengers Bangalore: Varun Aaron, Abu Nechim Ahmed, David Wiese, Kane Richardson, Vikramjeet Malik, Praveen Dubey, Akshay Karnewar, Vikas Tokas, Parveez Rasool, Chris Jordan.



Player Name Base Price Team Auction Price
Eoin Morgan 2 Cr KXIP 2 CR
Pawan Negi 30L GL 55L
Ben Stokes 2 CR RPS 14.5 CR
Angelo Mathews 2 CR DD 2 CR
Corey Anderson 1 CR DD 1 CR
Nicholas Pooran 30L MI 30 L
Kagiso Rabada 1 CR DD 5 CR
Trent Boult 1.5 CR
Tyler Mills 50 L RCB 12 CR
Pat Cummins 1.5 CR DD 4.5 CR
Mohammad Nabi 30 L SRH 30 L
Eklavya Dwivedi 30 L SRH 75 L
T Natarajan 10 L KXIP 3 CR
Aniket Choudhary 10 L RCB 2 CR
Aditya Tare DD 25 L
Rashid Khan 50 L SRH 4 CR
Nathu Singh 30 L GL 50 L
Basil Thampi 10 L GL 85 L
M Ashwin 10 L DD 1 CR
Tejas Baroka 10 L GL 10 L
Pravin Tambe 10 L SRH 10 L
Chris Woakes 2 CR KKR 4.2 CR
Jaydev Unadkat 30 L RPS 30 L
Varun Aaron 30 L KXIP 2.8 CR
M Gony 30 L GL 60 L

IPL 2017 Latest News

Assam BJP MP urges government to check ministers' knowledge on tourism

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   9:52 pm
Guwahati, Oct 20 (IANS) Senior BJP leader and Lok Sabha MP from Assam R.P. Sarmah on Friday said the state government must ascertain the ministers' knowledge and interest about tourism before sending them to foreign countries to promote tourism. View More..

Sreesanth mulls representing another country

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   9:46 pm
Dubai, Oct 20 (IANS) Controversial pacer S. Sreesanth has hinted that he may opt to play for another country if the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) does not remove the lifetime ban imposed on him over allegations of spot fixing. View More..

India, Russia tri-services exercise starts

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   8:12 pm
Vladivostok (Russia), Oct 20 (IANS) The first India-Russia tri-services "Exercise INDRA 2017" started here on Friday with a glittering opening ceremony, with display of traditional martial arts and folk dances by the Indian troops and a flypast by four fighter aircraft of Russian Federation Air Force. View More..

Trump: Islamic extremism to blame for UK crime rise

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   8:12 pm
Washington, Oct 20 (IANS) US President Donald Trump said on Friday that violence by Islamic extremists was behind an increase in criminal offences in the United Kingdom. View More..

Suu Kyi common room 'unnamed' by Oxford students

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   7:46 pm
London, Oct 20 (IANS) Undergraduates at the Oxford college where Myanmars de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi studied have voted to remove her name from the title of their junior common room because of her response to the Rohingya humanitarian crisis. View More..

UAE declares 2020 'Unique Year for Space Sector'

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   7:08 pm
New York, Oct 20 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has highlighted its intention to make 2020 a unique year for the country's space sector by launching the first Arab probe to Mars. View More..

Golfer Chawrasia to compete at Mauritius Open

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   7:02 pm
Port Louis, Oct 20 (IANS) Indian veteran golfer S.S.P. Chawrasia has added his name to a strong Asian challenge for the 2017 AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open at The Heritage Golf Club at Heritage Resorts this November, it was announced on Friday. View More..

Kalighat temple beautification blueprint ready

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   5:56 pm
Kolkata, Oct 20 (IANS) A blueprint for the beautification and renovation of the area surrounding Kolkata's iconic Kalighat Kali temple, considered one of the 51 Shakti Peeths (seats of Shakti) in India, has been readied by the city's civic body, it said on Friday. View More..

Sharif indicted in third corruption case

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   4:24 pm
Islamabad, Oct 20 (IANS) An anti-corruption court on Friday indicted ousted Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in a third graft case related to Flagship Investments and other offshore companies. View More..

Samsung heir's imprisonment is tragedy: CEO

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   3:58 pm
Washington, Oct 20 (IANS) The CEO of Samsung Electronics has said that the imprisonment of the tech giant's heir Lee Jae-yong was a "tragedy" for the company's future management. View More..

Modi says Congress in 2013 rejected his proposal to redevelop Kedarnath

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   2:12 pm
Kedarnath, Oct 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on a visit to the revered shrine of Kedarnath, on Friday attacked the Congress party for rejecting his proposal in June 2013 when he was Chief Minister of Gujarat for redevelopment of the Uttarakhand shrine that was badly damaged in the massive flash floods. View More..

Top S.Korean, US nuke envoys meet on N.Korea

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   12:08 pm
Seoul, Oct 20 (IANS) Top nuclear envoys of South Korea and the US met here on Friday to discuss issues concerning the North Korean nuclear programme. View More..

'Tiger Zinda Hai' song being shot in Greece

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   11:58 am
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) The preparations for the shoot of the last song for "Tiger Zinda Hai" have begun in Greece. View More..

Trump accuses media of ignoring Obama-era Russia u-deal

    Updated On : Oct 20,2017   2:12 am
Washington, Oct 20 (IANS) The President of the US on Thursday accused the mainstream media of ignoring fresh details about the controversial 2010 approval of a deal that gave Russia control over a large chunk of US uranium resources. View More..

Tillerson visiting India after outlining new strategic role

    Updated On : Oct 19,2017   10:32 pm
Washington, Oct 19 (IANS) US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who has outlined a stronger strategic role for India, is visiting New Delhi, the State Department announced on Thursday. View More..

440 senior Chinese officials probed for corruption

    Updated On : Oct 19,2017   6:18 pm
Beijing, Oct 19 (IANS) Disciplinary authorities have investigated 440 senior officials for corruption over the past five years, an official said on Thursday. View More..

China tells US to stop being biased

    Updated On : Oct 19,2017   6:04 pm
Beijing, Oct 19 (IANS) China on Thursday told the US to shed its biased views about Beijing which it said is well justified to safeguard its interests and rights. View More..

Keitany bracing for New York Marathon title defence

    Updated On : Oct 19,2017   2:46 pm
Nairobi, Oct 19 (IANS) World marathon record holder Mary Keitany is not under pressure to improve on her personal best time as she puts her title on the line in the New York marathon on November 5. View More..

XLRI highest summer internship stipend hits Rs 5 lakh

    Updated On : Oct 19,2017   1:18 pm
Kolkata, Oct 19 (IANS) XLRI - Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur, has completed its summer internship placement process (SIP) for 2017 in just two days, with top companies like PricewaterhouseCoopers, Coca Cola and Microsoft, roping in the students and the highest stipend touching Rs 5 lakh, a statement said. View More..

Kolkata based short stories is a page-turner (Book Review)

    Updated On : Oct 19,2017   12:42 pm
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