The Indian Premier League (IPL for short) is a Twenty Twenty competition run by the Board of Control for Cricket in India. The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a professional Twenty Twenty cricket league in India contested every year by franchise representing Indian states.Mumbai Indians is the most successful team in the IPL.
Fastest 50’s in IPL
1. KL Rahul (KXIP) scored 50 in 14 balls in 2018
2. Sunil Narine(KKR) scored 50 in 15 balls in 2017
2. Yusuf Pathan (KKR) scored 50 in 15 balls in 2014
3.Suresh Raina (CSK) scored 50 in 16 balls in 2014
4..Sunil Narine (KKR) scored 50 in 17 balls in 2018
4. Ishan Kishan (MI) scored 50 in 17 balls in 2018
4. Kieron Pollard (MI) scored 50 in 17balls in 2016
4. Chris Morris (DD) scored 50 in 17 balls in 2016
4. Chris Gayle (RCB) scored 50 in 17 balls in 2013
4. Adam Gilchrist (DC) scored 5p in 17 balls in 2009
4. Hardik Pandya (MI) scored 50 in 17 balls in 2019
4. Nicholas Pooran (KXIP) scored 50 in 17 balls in 2020
5. Jos Buttler (RR) scored 50 in 18 balls in 2018
5. Rishabh Pant (DCS) scored 50 in 18 balls in 2019
Fastest 100’s in IPL
Chris Gayle- 30 balls
Yusuf Pathan- 37 balls
David Miller- 38 balls
Adam Gilchrist- 42 walls
AB de Villiers- 43 balls
David Warner- 43 balls
Sanath jayaSuriya- 45 balls
Mayank Agarwal- 45 balls
Murali Vijay- 46 balls Chris Gayle- 46 balls
Highest team scores in IPL
1. Royal Challengers Bangalore: 248/3 vs Gujarat Lions (2016)
2. Chennai Super Kings: 246/5 vs Rajasthan Royals (2010)
3. Kolkata Knight Riders: 245/6 vs Kings XI Punjab (2018)
4. Chennai Super Kings: 240/5 vs Kings XI Punjab (2008)
Winning teams from 2008 to 2019
Year IPL Winners
2008 Rajasthan Royals
2009 Deccan Chargers
2010 Chennai Super Kings
2011 Chennai Super Kings
2012 Kolkata Knight Riders
2013 Mumbai Indians
2014 Kolkata Knight Riders
2015 Mumbai Indians
2016 Sunrisers Hyderabad
2017 Mumbai Indians
2018 Chennai Super Kings
2019 Mumbai Indians
Teams currently in IPL
Kolkata Knight Riders.
Royal Challenger Bangalore.
Chennai Super Kings.
Kings XI Punjab.
About some famous IPL players-
Virat Kohli (About this sound pronunciation (help·info); born 5 November 1988) is an Indian cricketer and the current captain of the India national team. A right-handed top-order batsman, Kohli is regarded as one of the best contemporary batsmen in the world. He plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL), and has been the team’s captain since 2013. Since October 2017, he has been the top-ranked ODI batsman in the world and is currently 2nd in Test rankings with 886 points.
West Indies batsman Chris Gayle is one of the most destructive batsmen especially when it comes to the shortest format of the game. Gayle has scored over 11000 runs in T20 format–most by any player. The hard-hitter also holds the record of the highest individual score in the Indian Premier League. He hammered 175 while playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore against Pune Warriors India. Gayle has been a consistent performer for the franchise side that he has played for. He has scored 5 hundreds in the Indian Premier League. While he has been an aggressive and ruthless batsman, Chris Gayle is also a handy customer when it comes to bowling. The off-spinner has the ability to pick wickets. He has been a part of Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore in earlier editions of the cash-rich league. In 2018 edition of the Indian Premier league, Gayle will be a part of Kings XI Punjab.
Jasprit Jasbirsingh Bumrah (born 6 December 1993) is hian Indian international cricketer who plays for the Indian national cricket team in all formats of the game. After a couple of moderately successful seasons with the Mumbai Indians at the Indian Premier League, and with his domestic team Gujarat, he was named in India’s squad for its 2015–16 series against Australia, as a replacement to an injured Bhuvneshwar Kumar. He consequently made his debut in One Day Internationals & Twenty20 Internationals in 2015–16 series against Australia. He is the first Asian bowler to take 5 wickets in a test innings in South Africa, England and Australia during the same calendar year. He is also tḥe third highest wicket taker in test matches in a debut year with 48 wickets in 8 matches.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar Singh (born 5 February 1990) is an Indian international cricketer who plays all formats of the game. He plays for Uttar Pradesh in domestic cricket and for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League. Kumar is a right-arm fast medium bowler who swings the ball both ways efficiently, with his inswingers more effective than outswing, especially adept at creating late swing, and a useful lower order right-handed batsman.
2007/08–present Uttar Pradesh
2009–2010 Royal Challengers Bangalore
2011–2013 Pune Warriors India
2014–present Sunrisers Hyderabad
Rashid Khan Arman commonly known as Rashid Khan, is an Afghan cricketer and the current vice-captain of the national team. He was one of the eleven cricketers to play in Afghanistan’s first ever Test match, against India, in June 2018. He returned the most expensive bowling figures by a debutant in a nation’s maiden Test match. In September 2019, he led the team in the one-off Test against Bangladesh, and at the age of 20 years and 350 days, became the youngest cricketer to captain a Test match side. Rashid khan is not only known for his bowling but also fielding.
Frequently Asked Questions about IPL
- What is the full form of IPL?
Ans- Full form of IPL is Indian Premiere League.
2. Why is IPL most famous cricket league?
Ans- LEGENDS TO YOUNG BLOOD
IPL has all the players who have retired from world cups and test crickets playing in the teams of IPL , giving us a chance to watch the “BIG NAMES” play on the fields once again. Adding to this, there are players who come from small cities and towns , getting a platform to showcase their talents , plus sharing their grounds with the best of players.
Unlike the other tournaments held in the world of cricket , IPL T20 has a very short game period, of just about 3 hours. Therefore the matches are saved from being long, boring and hectic automatically gathering.
3. When was the IPL started?
The Indian Premier League was started in India in the year 2008. It was founded by the BCCI.
4. How are the fair play award points in IPL calculated?
The Fair play award is given to the team which has the best record of following the rules and playing a fair competition. The Umpires on field award points to each team at the end of the match. 4 points will be given to the team which has high spirit throughout the match, 2 points for respecting the opposition, and 2 points each for respecting the laws and rules of the sport and respecting the umpires.
By- Simrat Kaur