After much anticipation, the Indian Premier League has begun. The first few matches have been exciting, and fans can expect more great cricketing to come.
Match Wins Summary
The Chennai Super Kings beat the Mumbai Indians by one wicket in the first match. The next day, Kings XI Punjab beat the Delhi Daredevils by six wickets. On the same day, the Kolkata Knight Riders beat the Royal Challengers Bangalore by four wickets. The third day of play came with a nine wicket win when Sunrisers Hyderabad beat the Rajasthan Royals. The Chennai Super Kings won by five wickets when playing against the Kolkata Knight Riders. Today, the Rajasthan Royals had a victory over the Delhi Daredevils using the DLS method.
Schedule of Remaining Matches for this Week
Thursday, 12th April will see Mumbai Indians play Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad.
On Friday, Royal Challengers Bangalore will meet Kings XI Punjab at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.
This Saturday, the Mumbai Indians and Delhi Daredevils will be playing on the Mumbai Indians’ home turf at Wankhede Stadium. The Kolkata Knight Riders will be playing Sunrisers Hyderabad a few hours later at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore will play the Rajasthan Royals on Sunday afternoon in the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. The weekend will come to a close with a night match between Kings XI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings. The match is set to take place in the IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali.
IPL Awards 2018
There are a number of awards for IPL players each year. Two of the most well-known awards are the Orange Cap and Purple Cap.
The Orange Cap is worn by the batsman who has made the most runs in the league. The player in the lead will wear the Orange Cap while he is fielding.
The Purple Cap, also worn while fielding, is awarded to the player who has taken the most wickets in the league.