The Indian Premier League is back with its 6th season and one of the biggest and most entertaining tournaments in Indian cricket is here to take the whole country by storm once again. The IPL 6 is scheduled to start from April 6, 2013 and will continue till May 26, 2013.
You can now keep up to date with IPL Live Streaming through various sources online.
- IPL starting schedule
The first match is going to be held between last year’s champions Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Dare Devils. The match will be held at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
- Teams in IPL 6
There will be 9 teams participating in the IPL 6-
- Kolkata Knight Riders
- Chennai Super Kings
- Rajasthan Royals
- Delhi Daredevils
- Royal Challengers Bangalore
- Sunrisers Hyderabad
- Mumbai Indians
- Pune Warriors India
- Kings XI Punjab
The Sunrisers Hyderabad is a new team.
- About Sunrisers Hyderabad
The Deccan chargers will not be a part of the IPL anymore due to contractual and legal issues. Instead they will be replaced by Sunrisers Hyderabad. The new team is owned by Sun TV Network and the team details have been released with the logo. The place for captaincy is under question due to Kumar Sangakkara’s injury. The details of the jersey will be released soon.
- Pakistani players
Though it was hinted in October 2012 that Pakistani players might be included in IPL 6 team auctions, no Pakistani players were selected this time due to security reasons.
- Teams and captains
Here is a list of the IPL teams and their captains
- Kolkata Knight Riders- Gautam Gambhir
- Chennai Super Kings- Mahendra Singh Dhoni
- Rajasthan Royals- Rahul Dravid
- Delhi Dare Devils- Mahela Jayawardhane
- Royal Challengers Bangalore-Virat Kohli
- Sunrisers Hyderabad- yet to be announced
- Mumbai Indians- Ricky Ponting
- Pune Warriors India- Yuvraj Singh
- Kings XI Punjab-Adam Gilchrist
Some players were let off from last year’s teams and most of them were later auctioned off into other IPL teams on March 3, 2013, in the IPL auction held in Chennai.
- Get updates anywhere, anytime for IPL 6
You can get free IPL updates, watch live IPL 6 matches, watch IPL 2013 highlights online. Find links to YouTube for such videos and you can watch your favorite matches and cheer on your team from anywhere you want. Forget about missing IPL for any reason like a trip to someplace else or power shortage or bad weather which takes away your cable TV connection. IPL live streaming updates will keep you hooked to this glamorous and entertaining tournament throughout.
- Number of matches
There will be 72 total group matches, 2 qualifier matches and one eliminator match before the final match. The final match for IPL 6 will also be held in Kolkata at Eden Gardens on May 26, 2013.
You can start getting tickets online and through several stores and outlets from March itself.