IPL 2018 Schedule, Timetable, Match List, Fixtures, Live Streaming Channels, Cricket Highlights

When Will IPL 2018 Start?

The much awaited eleventh season of Indian Premier League is about to start in the month of April 2018. Organizers haven’t yet announced the complete timetable of the domestic cricket tournament officially. The latest reports on IPL 2018 news suggest that the cricket league will start as usual in April. Actual start date of IPL 11 is yet to proclaimed by the higher authorities governing sports department in the country. Cricket fans across the globe are excited and eager to know the date of the commencement of this globally illustrious tournament.

IPL 2018 Schedule PDF Download

Most of the times, it is not possible for the cricket fans to access the internet at any time and see the schedule of their favourite team’s match. At that time, IPL fixtures pdf helps them in seeking the date, venue and time of the match to be played by the team which they support and cheer for. In order to download IPL 2018 schedule pdf, you have to click on the link mentioned below this table. Go through the complete timetable of Indian Premier League 2018 and see when you favourite team is going to confront with the rival team on which date and at what place (stadium) in the country. Beginning time of the game (according to the Indian Standard Time) is also written in it.

5-Apr-17 8:00 PM Sunrisers Hyderabad v Royal Challengers Bangalore
6-Apr-17 8:00 PM Rising Pune Supergiants v Mumbai Indians
7-Apr-17 8:00 PM Gujarat Lions v Kolkata Knight Riders
8-Apr-17 4:00 PM Kings XI Punjab v Rising Pune Supergiants
8-Apr-17 8:00 PM Royal Challengers Bangalore v Delhi Daredavils
9-Apr-17 4:00 PM Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Gujrat Lions
9-Apr-17 8:00 PM Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders
10-Apr-17 4:00 PM Kings XI Punjab vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
11-Apr-17 8:00 PM Rising Pune Supergiants vs Dalhi daredavils
12-Apr-17 8:00 PM Mumbai Indian vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
13-Apr-17 8:00 PM Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab
14-Apr-17 4:00 PM Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians
14-Apr-17 8:00 PM Gujrat Lions vs Rising Pune Supergiants
15-Apr-17 4:00 PM Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
15-Apr-17 8:00 PM Delhi Daredevils vs Kings XI Punjab
16-Apr-17 4:00 PM Mumbai Indians vs Gujarat Lions
16-Apr-17 8:00 PM Royal Challengers Bangalore Vs Rising Pune Supergiants
17-Apr-17 4:00 PM Delhi Daredavils Vs Kolkata Knight Riders
17-Apr-17 8:00 PM Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kings XI Punjab
18-Apr-17 8:00 PM Gujrat Lions vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
19-Apr-17 4:00 PM Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Daredavils
20-Apr-17 8:00 PM Kings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians
21-Apr-17 8:00 PM Kolkata Knight Riders vs Gujarat Lions
22-Apr-17 4:00 PM Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians
22-Apr-17 8:00 PM Rising Pune Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
23-Apr-17 4:00 PM Gujrat Lions vs Kings XI Punjab
23-Apr-17 8:00 PM Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
24-Apr-17 8:00 PM Mumbai Indians vs Rising Pune Supergiants
25-Apr-17 8:00 PM Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
26-Apr-17 8:00 PM Rising Pune Supergiants vs Kolkata Knight Riders
27-Apr-17 8:00 PM Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujrat Lions
28-Apr-17 4:00 PM Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Daredavils
28-Apr-17 8:00 PM Kings XI Punjab vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
29-Apr-17 4:00 PM Rising Pune Supergiants vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
29-Apr-17 8:00 PM Gujarat Lions vs Mumbai Indians
30-Apr-17 4:00 PM Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredavils
30-Apr-17 8:00 PM Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders
1-May-17 4:00 PM Mumbai Indians Vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
1-May-17 8:00 PM Rising Pune Supergiants vs Gujrat Lions
2-May-17 8:00 PM Delhi Daredevils vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
3-May-17 8:00 PM Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Rising Pune Supergiants
4-May-17 8:00 PM Delhi Daredavils vs Gujrat Lions
5-May-17 8:00 PM Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab
6-May-17 4:00 PM Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rising Pune Supergiants
6-May-17 8:00 PM Mumbai Indians Vs Delhi Daredavils
7-May-17 4:00 PM Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders
7-May-17 8:00 PM Kings XI Punjab Vs Gujrat Lions
8-May-17 8:00 PM Sunrisers Hyderabad Vs Mumbai Indians
9-May-17 8:00 PM Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight riders
10-May-17 8:00 PM Gujrat Lions vs Delhi Daredavils
11-May-17 8:00 PM Mumbai Indians vs Kings XI Punjab
12-May-17 4:00 PM Delhi Daredavils vs Rising Pune Supergiants
13-May-17 4:00 PM Gujarat Lions vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
13-May-17 8:00 PM Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians
14-May-17 4:00 PM Rising Pune Supergiants vs Kings XI Punjab
14-May-17 8:00 PM Delhi Daredavils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
16-May-17 8:00 PM Qualifier 1 TBC vs TBC
17-May-17 8:00 PM Eliminator TBC vs TBC
19-May-17 8:00 PM Qualifier 2
21-May-17 8:00 PM Final

How & Where To Watch IPL 2018 Live Stream?

The question about watching IPL 2018 live streaming always arises in the minds of most of the people as they are unaware about the online platforms which provide the momentary updates of the cricket matches through video streaming. There’re hell number of websites and mobile applications which stream the every IPL match live. The thing which users need to be always ready with is nothing but the strong internet connection.

IPL 11 TV Channels List & Live Telecast

Answer for the queries about choosing best platform to watch IPL live is here. The various TV channels and list of official websites where the IPL live match can be watched is given below in the tabular format. The following table consists of the names of all television channels and online blogs where the ongoing happenings in every game of Indian Premier League can be caught easily.

Name of Country

Broadcasting Channel


Sony Max

Sony Six





Geo Super






Set Max

Sony Six



New Zealand

Sky Sport



Sri Lanka

Carlton Sports Network

Hong Kong


Middle East and North Africa


United States


Willow TV




Eleven sports


Cricket Gateway

United Kingdom

Sky Sports


Sony Six

Sony Max



IPL 2018 Points Table

Statistical data about the performances of all teams in Indian Premier League classifies their rank in IPL points table. The team with maximum number of victories holds 1st position in the table. If some teams have earned equal points by winning equal number of games, then the rank is decided by taking their net run rates into considerations. Top four teams are qualified for the playoff matches, which are played at the end of this long-lasting tournament. Winner of first playoff gets direct entry into the final match while the looser of the same game is given an opportunity to confront with the winning team of eliminators match. Thus, the team which wins second qualifiers match reached into the finale. Below is the statistics of all teams in the form of IPL 2018 standings.

Name of IPL Team






Mumbai Indians

0 0 0 0 0

Chennai Super Kings

0 0 0 0 0

Delhi Daredevils

0 0 0 0 0

Rajasthan Royals

0 0 0 0 0

Kings XI Punjab

0 0 0 0 0

Rising Pune Supergiants

0 0 0 0 0

Kolkata Knight Riders

0 0 0 0 0

Royal Challengers Bangalore

0 0 0 0 0

Sunrisers Hyderabad

0 0 0 0 0

Gujarat Lions

0 0 0 0 0

IPL Venues, Stadiums

Name of Stadium Details of IPL Stadiums

Wankhede stadium
  • Owner – Mumbai Cricket Association, BCCI
  • Location – Mumbai
  • Capacity – 33,108

MCA stadium
  • Owner – Maharashtra Cricket Association
  • Location – Pune
  • Capacity – 37,406

Eden Gardens stadium
  • Owner – Indian Army
  • Location – Kolkata
  • Capacity – 68,000

Holkar stadium
  • Owner – Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association
  • Location – Indore
  • Capacity – 30,000

PCA stadium
  • Owner – Punjab Cricket Association
  • Location – Mohali
  • Capacity – 26,000

Feroz Shah Kotla stadium
  • Owner – Delhi District Cricket Association
  • Location – Delhi
  • Capacity – 41,820

M Chinnaswamy stadium
  • Owner – Government of Karnataka
  • Location – Bengalore
  • Capacity – 35,000

Green Park stadium
  • Owner – Government of Uttar Pradesh
  • Location – Kanpur
  • Capacity – 33,000

Rajiv Gandhi International stadium
  • Owner – Hyderabad Cricket Association
  • Location – Hyderabad
  • Capacity – 60,000

SCA stadium
  • Owner – Saurashtra Cricket Association
  • Location – Rajkot
  • Capacity – 26,000

IPL Teams Squads Playing XI

Name of IPL Team Details of IPL Teams
  • Owner – Mukesh Ambani
  • Founded – 2008
  • Coach – Mahela Jayawardene
  • Captain – Rohit Sharma
  • City – Mumbai
  • Theme Song – Ala Re
  • Jersey Colour – Blue
  • Home Ground – Wankhede stadium
  • Titles – 3
  • Owner – Chennai Super Kings Cricket Ltd.
  • Founded – 2008
  • Coach – Stephen Fleming
  • Captain – Mahendra Singh Dhoni
  • City – Chennai
  • Theme Song – Whistle Podu
  • Jersey Colour – Yellow
  • Home Ground – MA Chidambaram stadium
  • Titles – 2
  • Owner – GMR Group
  • Founded – 2008
  • Coach – Paddy Upton
  • Captain – Zaheer Khan
  • City – Delhi
  • Theme Song – Dhuandaar Dilli
  • Jersey Colour – Red+Navy Blue
  • Home Ground – Feroz Shah Kotla stadium
  • Titles – 0
  • Owner – Jaipur IPL Cricket Pvt. Ltd.
  • Founded – 2008
  • Coach – Paddy Upton
  • Captain – Shane Watson
  • City – Jaipur
  • Theme Song – Halla Bol
  • Jersey Colour – Dark Blue
  • Home Ground – Sawai Mansingh stadium
  • Titles – 1
  • Owner – Preity Zinta
  • Founded – 2008
  • Coach – Virender Sehwag
  • Captain – Glenn Maxwell
  • City – Mohali
  • Theme Song – Dhoom Punjabi
  • Jersey Colour – Red+Light Grey
  • Home Ground – PCA stadium
  • Titles – 0
  • Owner – Shahrukh Khan
  • Founded – 2008
  • Coach – Jacques Kallis
  • Captain – Gautam Gambhir
  • City – Kolkata
  • Theme Song – Korbo Lorbo Jitbo Re
  • Jersey Colour – Purple+Gold
  • Home Ground – Eden Gardens stadium
  • Titles – 2
  • Owner – United Spirits
  • Founded – 2008
  • Coach – Daniel Vittori
  • Captain – Virat Kohli
  • City – Bangalore
  • Theme Song – Play Bold
  • Jersey Colour – Red+Gold+Yellow
  • Home Ground – M Chinnaswamy stadium
  • Titles – 0
  • Owner – Kalanithi Maran
  • Founded – 2012
  • Coach – Tom Moody
  • Captain – David Warner
  • City – Hyderabad
  • Theme Song – Go Go Orange Army
  • Jersey Colour – Grey+Orange
  • Home Ground – Rajiv Gandhi International stadium
  • Titles – 1

Watch IPL Highlights 2018

Highlights of IPL matches will be present in video format as well as the ball by ball scores and commentary. Enthusiastic cricket lovers, who miss IPL live streaming due to their busy work, can enjoy reading the ball by ball cricket score along with the commentary in Hindi or English language. We will soon provide you the full highlights of all matches to played in 2018’s IPL tournament which is scheduled to begin in April. The entire list of teams, which have won the title of IPL for one or more than one time, is given below in tabular content. Read those IPL highlights in the following paragraph.

IPL 2018 Results

List of IPL winners of all seasons is available. Different teams clinched the titles of Indian Premier League of various editions. The winner didn’t remain in each season. Mumbai Indians won highest number of titles till now. Led by Rohit Sharma, team MI became champions for three times. Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders lifted the title for two times. Rajasthan Royals, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Deccan Chargers Hyderabad were the winners who won the championship for first time in IPL.

Season Winner Runner-up
Rajasthan Royals Chennai Super Kings
Deccan Chargers Royal Challengers Bangaore
Chennai Super Kings Mumbai Indians
Chennai Super Kings Royal Challengers Bangalore
Kolkata Knight Riders Chennai Super Kings
Mumbai Indians Chennai Super Kings
Kolkata Knight Riders Kings XI Punjab
Mumbai Indians Chennai Super Kings
Sunrisers Hyderabad Royal Challengers Bangalore
Mumbai Indians Rising Pune Supergiants

IPL 2018 Opening Ceremony

The official date of IPL 11 opening ceremony will be announced very soon. The date will be declared along with the venue where the ceremony will be held. The organizers will also mention names of celebrities, in the declaration, who will showcase fascinating performance on that occasion. Although the date of ceremony isn’t fixed, it is always scheduled one day before the actual beginning of the league. Most of the times, Bollywood celebrities participate in this lavish function which is considered as the commencement of the popular fastest cricket format tournament in India. Audiences, who will not gather at the venue of this event, are suggested to watch IPL opening ceremony 2018 live streaming and enjoy the performance of all megastars who are going to be signed for the same.

Watch IPL Auction 2018 Live

There have been lots of speculations about IPL 2018 auction as six out of eight teams in Indian Premier League are not in the favour of open auction. Those teams are scared loosing their core players in the open auction. However, the board of cricket control in India has not come to any conclusion over it as discussions over the same issue are going on the between the higher authorities which govern department of cricket. Final announcement about 2018 IPL auction is expected to come out in the month of December this year or January next year. If it finally occurs, then IPL 2018 auction live streaming will be provided by different TV channels. Star Sports has bagged the media rights at a whopping price of Rs 16,347.5 crore or $2.55 billion for the next five years

IPL 2018 Tickets Book Online

Tickets of all matches of the Indian Premier League’s upcoming edition are going to be made available very soon. You will be able to book the ticket online by referring the official website of IPL 2018. The tickets of any match of this cricket tournament can be purchased at the popular online platform ‘Book My Show’. You can buy IPL tickets 2018 and register the seat of you as well as for your friends to enjoy the match of your favourite team in this domestic cricket competition of India.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1) Where Can I Watch Indian Premier League 2018 Live Stream in India?

There are plenteous online platforms as well as smartphone apps which are authorized to stream an IPL match live. If you’re willing to watch the live streaming of Indian Premier League on desktop, you must visit the official website of ‘Hotstar’. If you are trying to catch the live happenings of any game of this tournament on your mobile phone, then just download the application of ‘Hotstar’ and enjoy IPL free live streaming.

2) Is Hotstar Live Streaming Free of Cost?

Well, most of the users have this question in their minds – Is Hotstar live streaming free of cost? For all those who are stuck with the same query, here is the answer – People who have premium membership account can enjoy Hostar live streaming while those who browse for free can enjoy the streaming with 5 minutes delay.

3) How To Watch 2018 IPL Live Streaming Youtube?

Since the Star Network also has grabbed the online rights, it is quite convenient to enjoy Indian Premier League live streaming on Hotstar than on Youtube. The Hotstar experience will be more better than the IPL Youtube Live Streaming.