The 11th season of the Indian Premier League, abbreviated as Vivo IPL 2018, also known as IPL 11, is a upcoming Twenty20 cricket league established by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in 2007. The tournament features the eight teams, six played in the previous season and, will see the return of the Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals after serving two years of suspension.
The 2018 season started on 7 April 2018 and finished on 27 May 2018, with Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai hosting the opening match and the final. Mumbai Indians is the defending champion.
Star Sports bagged the media rights at Rs. 16,347.5 crore ($2.55 billion) for five years starting from 2018.
Chennai Super Kings squad (29-Jan-2018)MS Dhoni (Captain/Wicket Keeper), Lungi Ngidi, Murali Vijay, Sam Billings (Wicket Keeper), Mark Wood, Narayan Jagadeesan, KM Asif, Kanishk Seth, Dhruv Shorey, Kshitiz Sharma, Monu Kumar, Deepak Chahar, Mitchell Santner, Imran Tahir, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Faf du Plessis, Harbhajan Singh, Dwayne Bravo, Shane Watson, Kedar Jadhav, Ambati Rayudu, Karn Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Chaitanya Bishnoi
Delhi Daredevils squad (29-Jan-2018)Rishabh Pant (Wicket Keeper), Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Naman Ojha (Wicket Keeper), Kagiso Rabada, Harshal Patel, Shahbaz Nadeem, Daniel Christian, Trent Boult, Manjot Kalra, Abhishek Sharma, Sayan Ghosh, Avesh Khan, Vijay Shankar, Jayant Yadav, Chris Morris, Shreyas Iyer, Gautam Gambhir (Captain), Glenn Maxwell, Jason Roy, Colin Munro, Mohammed Shami, Amit Mishra, Prithvi Shaw, Rahul Tewatia, Sandeep Lamichhane
Kings XI Punjab squad (29-Jan-2018)Axar Patel, David Miller, Marcus Stoinis, Andrew Tye, Ben Dwarshuis, Chris Gayle, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Pardeep Sahu, Mayank Dagar, Aaron Finch, Akshdeep Nath, Barinder Sran, Ravichandran Ashwin (Captain), Yuvraj Singh, Karun Nair, Lokesh Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Ankit Rajpoot, Manoj Tiwary, Mohit Sharma, Manzoor Dar
Kolkata Knight Riders squad (29-Jan-2018)Sunil Narine, Shivam Mavi, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Shubman Gill, Cameron Delport, Mitchell Johnson, Rinku Singh, Apoorv Wankhade, Vinay Kumar, Nitish Rana, Ishank Jaggi, Kuldeep Yadav, Piyush Chawla, Robin Uthappa (Wicket Keeper), Dinesh Karthik (Captain/Wicket Keeper), Chris Lynn, Mitchell Starc, Andre Russell, Javon Searles
Mumbai Indians squad (29-Jan-2018)Rohit Sharma (Captain), Jean-Paul Duminy, Jason Behrendorff, Siddhesh Lad, Aditya Tare (Wicket Keeper), Akila Dananjaya, Tajinder Singh, Sharad Lumba, Mayank Markande, Anukul Roy, Mohsin Khan, Ben Cutting, Pradeep Sangwan, Saurabh Tiwary, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Kieron Pollard, Mustafizur Rahman, Pat Cummins, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan (Wicket Keeper), Rahul Chahar, Evin Lewis, MD Nidheesh
Rajasthan Royals squad (29-Jan-2018)Steven Smith (Captain), Shreyas Gopal, Ben Laughlin, Dushmantha Chameera, Zahir Khan, Jofra Archer, Sudhesan Midhun, Prashant Chopra, Mahipal Lomror, Jatin Saxena, Anureet Singh, Ankit Sharma, Jaydev Unadkat, Ben Stokes, Ajinkya Rahane, Stuart Binny, Sanju Samson (Wicket Keeper), Jos Buttler (Wicket Keeper), Rahul Tripathi, D'Arcy Short (Wicket Keeper), Krishnappa Gowtham, Dhawal Kulkarni, Aryaman Birla
Royal Challengers Bangalore squad (29-Jan-2018)Virat Kohli (Captain), Navdeep Saini, Washington Sundar, Mandeep Singh, Pawan Negi, Mohammed Siraj, Parthiv Patel (Wicket Keeper), Tim Southee, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Aniruddha Joshi, Pavan Deshpande, Aniket Choudhary, Kulwant Khejroliya, AB de Villiers, Sarfaraz Khan, Brendon McCullum (Wicket Keeper), Chris Woakes, Colin de Grandhomme, Moeen Ali, Quinton de Kock (Wicket Keeper), Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Manan Vohra, Murugan Ashwin
Sunrisers Hyderabad squad (29-Jan-2018)David Warner (Captain), Basil Thampi, Khaleel Ahmed, Mohammad Nabi, Sandeep Sharma, Sachin Baby, Chris Jordan, Billy Stanlake, Tanmay Agarwal, Shreevats Goswami, Bipul Sharma, Thangarasu Natarajan, Siddarth Kaul, Deepak Hooda, Shikhar Dhawan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kane Williamson, Shakib Al Hasan, Manish Pandey, Carlos Brathwaite, Yusuf Pathan, Wriddhiman Saha (Wicket Keeper), Rashid Khan, Ricky Bhui, Mehidy Hasan
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