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The Indian Premier League (IPL), officially called the Vivo Indian Premier League, is a glitzy and glamorous professional Twenty20 Cricket league in India which started in 2008. There are eight teams representing eight different Indian cities, namely Delhi Daredevils, Mumbai Indians, Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals. The league was founded by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and was a brainchild of Lalit Modi. The league, in its 10 years of existence, developed into the world's biggest and the richest T20 league. IPL also has an exclusive window in International Cricket Council's Future Tours Programme. The format of the league is divided into two halves - Round Robin and Qualifiers. Each of the eight teams will play each other twice in a home and away round robin format in the league phase. After the end of the league phase, the top two teams from the league phase will play against each other in 1st Qualifier for a place in the final. However, the team which loses in the 1st Qualifier will get another chance for the IPL by playing the second qualifying match (Winner of the Eliminator match between third and fourth place teams). The winner of the second qualifier will play the final match against the winner of the first qualifier.

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VIDEOS

IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians set for final battle with Delhi Capitals in Dubai

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 10, 2020, 06:16 PM IST

Mumbai Indians (MI) players are set to battle it out for the last time in IPL 2020 as they face Delhi Capitals (DC) in the final match at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in UAE on November 10.

IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians will look for 'high five', Delhi Capitals would want 'special one'

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 09, 2020, 07:34 PM IST

The unmatched legacy of Mumbai Indians will be thoroughly challenged by the young Shreyas Iyer, who will lead a passionate but unpredictable Delhi Capitals in the finals of the IPL 2020 on Nov 10.

IPL 2020: Williamson, Holder guide SRH to 6-wicket win over RCB

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 06, 2020, 11:43 PM IST

Kane Williamson does the rescue task for SRH with a 44-ball 50 to chase down 132 as Virat Kohli-led RCB goes down fighting in Abu Dhabi.

IPL 2020: SRH win toss, opt to bowl first against RCB in Eliminator

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 06, 2020, 07:35 PM IST

Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner has opted to bowl first after winning the toss against Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore in Eliminator of IPL 2020; SRH crippled without Wriddhiman

IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians crush Delhi Capitals by 57 runs to enter final

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 05, 2020, 11:42 PM IST

The Rohit-Sharma-led side shows the gulf in class as MI pacers Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult restrict Delhi Capitals at 143/8 after Ishan and Hardik powered the side to 200 in a one-sided affair.

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals win toss, elect to bowl against Mumbai Indians

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 05, 2020, 07:39 PM IST

Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer has opted to bowl first after winning the toss against Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians in Qualifier 1; Rohit brings back his best XI for the match.

IPL 2020: All you want to know about qualifiers and eliminator

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 04, 2020, 07:53 PM IST

Sunrisers Hyderabad has qualified for the IPL 2020 playoffs. Now is the time for Qualifiers and Eliminator to start. How Qualifers and Elimiator will work – check all that you want to know about the same.

IPL 2020: Sunrisers Hyderabad opt to bowl against Mumbai Indians

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 03, 2020, 07:32 PM IST

The MI line up for the game is out as they make three changes for the game. While Rohit comes in, Trent Boult and Jasprit Bumrah have been rested.

IPL 2020: Cummins, Morgan help Kolkata thrash Rajasthan by 60 runs, keep playoff hopes alive

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 01, 2020, 11:49 PM IST

The KKR pacer ran through Rajasthan Royals top-order in a massive 59-run win after skipper Eoin Morgan’s 68 put 191 on board.

IPL 2020: CSK win the toss against Kings XI Punjab, opt to bowl

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 01, 2020, 04:14 PM IST

While Chennai are out of contention for the race to the playoffs, Kings XI are very much alive and would be looking to only win the contest, but also have to keep the margin of victory high.

IPL 2020: SRH beat RCB by 5 wickets to keep play-offs hopes alive

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 31, 2020, 11:49 PM IST

An all-round performance from Jason Holder earns SRH a big lifeline in play-off race with a 5-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Number one goal is to be in top 2 teams of this year's IPL: MI's Quinton de Kock

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 30, 2020, 06:13 PM IST

While addressing a press conference in Abu Dhabi, Mumbai Indians wicket keeper Quinton de Kock on October 30 said, "Our number one goal is to finish this season of IPL as a top two teams. Our next game is just important as our last game was.

IPL 2020: Jadeja blitzkrieg knock takes Chennai home by six wickets

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 29, 2020, 11:42 PM IST

Ruturaj Gaikwad's 52-ball 73 and Ravindra Jadeja's late cameo earn CSK consolation win in IPL 2020 while heavily denting KKR play-off ambition.

IPL 2020: Chennai Super Kings win toss, elect to bowl against Kolkata Knight Riders

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 29, 2020, 07:36 PM IST

For CSK, any win would be welcome as they endured a forgettable season which is just about to wind down. On the other hand KKR captain Morgan will hope to lead from the front but that would call for a collective performance.

IPL 2020: Wriddhiman Saha, David Warner star as SRH crush Delhi Capitals by 88 runs

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 27, 2020, 11:36 PM IST

The Warner-Saha pair stitched a 107-run partnership to put their side into the driving seat. Warner, who celebrated his 34th birthday today, hit 8 fours and 2 sixes to smoke a 34-ball 66.

IPL 2020: Ben Stokes, Sanju Samson power RR to eight-wicket win over MI

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 25, 2020, 11:43 PM IST

With this crucial win over the defending champions, Royals now have 10 points to their name by winning five out of 12 fixtures.

IPL 2020: 'Our plan paid off,' says Arshdeep Singh after KXIP's fourth straight win

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 25, 2020, 07:46 AM IST

Defending a small target of 126 runs, Kings XI Punjab defeated SunRisers Hyderabad by 12 runs.

SRH vs KXIP: 'Very disappointed,' says David Warner after defeat

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 25, 2020, 07:44 AM IST

12-run defeat by Kings XI Punjab, left SunRisers Hyderabad shattered in today's match at Dubai International Stadium on October 24.

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals win toss, opt to bowl first against KKR

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 24, 2020, 04:20 PM IST

DC skipper Shreyas Iyer feels it's sensible to bowl first after seeing bit of grass on the wicket; Ajinkya Rahane and Anrich Nortje back in the line up as Prithvi Shaw dropped.

IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians win toss, opt to bowl first against CSK

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 23, 2020, 07:43 PM IST

Defending champions Mumbai Indians, with 12 points under their belt, will aim to climb on the top of the points table by thumping Dhoni's men.

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