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2022 15th season of the Indian Premier League сomplete overview

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15th season of the Indian Premier League 2022 сomplete overview

In this article, we’ve compiled everything you need to know about the upcoming new IPL season. Check out the match schedule and venue, and get the highlights of the organization!

Overview of IPL 2022

The Indian Premier League is a professional cricket league founded in 2008. Every year it gains more and more popularity and brings cricket fans from all over the world together. The league usually takes place in late spring during April and May between teams representing cities in India. 

We have analyzed and compiled all the relevant information about IPL 2022 for you from reliable sources and are ready to share it with you. This is the 15th time teams will come together to determine the winner.

The league promises to be an exciting one, as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided to add two new franchises to the 8 teams in 2022. The form and rules of the league will be different from previous years. They will be the same as in IPL 2011, when 10 teams participated in the league.

Cricket fans in India look forward to the IPL every year.  The official board is yet to confirm the official IPL match dates for 2022. The BCCI is yet to announce the official schedules for the upcoming 15th season of the league after the 2022 Mega Auction. We already know that all 10 participating teams have announced retained and released players. 

IPL Start Date

 As of now, the following dates have been approved for the league: April 2, 2022 to June 3, 2022. The finals are scheduled for the end of June. We have compiled the full details of the upcoming IPL events in the table below:

Event Estimated date 
IPL 2022 Mega auctionFebruary 12-13, 2022
Beginning of IPL 2022April 2, 2022
End of IPL 2022June 3,  2022
First match of the league between CSK Vs KKRApril 2, 2022
Final 15th season of the IPLJune, 2022
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IPL venue

Usually the Indian Premier League was held on Indian soil. But for the last two years, due to the epidemiological situation in the world, the matches were held in the United Arab Emirates. This year, both the players themselves and the Indian fans have expressed a desire to hold matches in India.

The BCCI has confirmed India as the venue for IPL 2022. The matches will be played as before in stadiums in different cities of the country, such as Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai and others.

However, the venues may change due to the coronavirus situation in India. In the worst case scenario, IPL matches will be played in UAE or South Africa.

IPL Teams List

IPL Teams List 15 season 2022

The new season of the Indian Premier League has been joined by two new teams, the Lucknow Nawabs and the Ahmedabad Lions, as decided by the BCCI. This news has definitely piqued the public’s interest in the league, which promises to be a busy one. Since 10 teams are now participating, the format of the matches has changed slightly, as has their number. 

Last year, Chennai Super Kings emerged victorious in the IPL. Who will be the winner this year is anyone’s guess.Check out the list of teams with their expected chances of winning below:

Team Player lineupWinning Odds
Mumbai IndiansRohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Jasprit Bumrah4.5
Delhi Capitals Rishabh Pant, Prithvi Shaw,Akshar Patel, Henrich Nortier5.5
Chennai Super Kings  MS Dhoni, Moeen Ali, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ravindra Jadeja4.0
Royal Challengers BangaloreGlenn Maxwell, Virat Kohli, Momed Siraj7.0
Sunrisers HyderabadKane Williamson, Abdul Samad, Umran Malik11.0
Kolkata Knight Riders Andre Russell, Varun ChakravartiVenkatesh Iyer, Sunil Narine,7.5
Punjab KingsMayank Agarwal, Arshdeep Singh9.0
Rajasthan Royals Sanju Samson, Yashaswi Jaiswal, Jos Buttler9.0
Ahmedabad LionsHardik Pandya, Shubham Gill batsman,Rashid Khan11.0
Lucknow NawabsKL Rahul, Marcus Stoinis, Ravi Bishnoi11.0

IPL 2022 Format and New Rules

IPL 2022 Format and New Rules

The format of the new season of the Indian Premier League will not be anything new. This year will use the format of IPL 2011, with a total of 10 teams participating in the tournament. Each team is allowed to have no more than 2 foreign and no more than 3 Indian cricket players ( restricted and unrestricted).

The total number of players should not exceed four. There are privileges for two new teams. They are allowed to select any two Indian and one foreign player from the pool before the start of IPL 2022 Megauction. In addition, new teams can select only one unrestricted player.

Regarding the format of the matches, initially all 10 teams will be divided into two groups of five teams each. A random drawing was used to determine the groups and which teams will compete in the groups once or twice. In total, each team will play 14 matches against 4 teams in their group twice, that is, a home and an away game.

In total there will be 2 qualifiers, 1 eliminator and the Final. There will be 74 matches played during IPL 2022. The first one will be on April 2 between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at Chennai Chepauk Stadium. 


  1. What are the dates for IPL 2022. Despite the fact that the BCCI will announce the final match dates and team lists after the IPL 2022 Mega Auction, tentative dates are known. Plans are in the works for a new season of the tournament from April 2, 2022 to June 3, 2022.
  2. What is the IPL Mega Auction? The Mega Auction is an event where a total of 590 cricketers will go under the hammer during a two-day auction in Bangalore on February 12 and 13, 2022.
  3. What two new teams have joined in the new IPL season? There will be a total of 10 teams in the league in 2022, among which two new teams have joined: the Ahmedabad Lions and the Lucknow Nawabs. All the teams are strong and will compete to win.