The Indian Premier League, also known as the IPL, is all set to kick off on March 31st, 2023, and is the most eagerly awaited cricket tournament in India. Discover the complete list of IPL 2023 schedule, teams, players, matches, and the triumphant team of this season by visiting here.
The Indian Premier League, commonly known as IPL, is one of the most anticipated T20 cricket leagues worldwide, and the upcoming IPL 2023 season promises to be no different. With top-notch cricketing talent from across the globe competing against each other, IPL 2023 is set to be a thrilling season.
Featuring a total of eight teams representing different Indian cities, the tournament follows a round-robin format, followed by playoffs. Fans can expect to witness some of the biggest names in cricket, including established veterans and rising stars, in action during this exciting cricketing extravaganza.
The upcoming season promises to be an exciting one as it comprises 70 league-stage matches spread over 52 days and will take place at 12 different locations.
Fans can mark their calendars for the highly-anticipated season kick-off match between Gujarat Titans and Chennai Super Kings. With a total of 16 teams participating in the tournament, cricket enthusiasts can look forward to some thrilling action as the teams battle it out on the field.
In this article, we will provide you with the full IPL 2023 schedule, including match start dates and timings. By reading this article, you will have access to all the relevant information needed to follow your favorite teams and players throughout this highly competitive cricket tournament.
IPL 2023 Schedule: Complete List of Match Start Dates and Timings
|31st March||Gujarat Titans vs Chennai Super Kings||7:30 PM||Ahmedabad|
|1st April||Punjab Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders||3:30 PM||Mohali|
|Lucknow Super Giants vs Delhi Capitals||7:30 PM||Lucknow|
|2nd April||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals||3:30 PM||Hyderabad|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians||7:30 PM||Bengaluru|
|3rd April||Chennai Super Kings vs Lucknow Super Giants||7:30 PM||Chennai|
|4th April||Delhi Capitals vs Gujarat Titans||7:30 PM||Delhi|
|5th April||Rajasthan Royals vs Punjab Kings||7:30 PM||Guwahati|
|6th April||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||7:30 PM||Kolkata|
|7th April||Lucknow Super Giants vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||7:30 PM||Lucknow|
|8th April||Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals||3:30 PM||Guwahati|
|Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings||7:30 PM||Mumbai|
|9th April||Gujarat Titans vs Kolkata Knight Riders||3:30 PM||Ahmedabad|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Punjab Kings||7:30 PM||Hyderabad|
|10th April||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Lucknow Super Giants||7:30 PM||Bengaluru|
|11th April||Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians||7:30 PM||Delhi|
|12th April||Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals||7:30 PM||Chennai|
|13th April||Punjab Kings vs Gujarat Titans||7:30 PM||Mohali|
|14th April||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||7:30 PM||Kolkata|
|15th April||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals||3:30 PM||Bengaluru|
|Lucknow Super Giants vs Punjab Kings||7:30 PM||Lucknow|
|16th April||Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders||3:30 PM||Mumbai|
|Gujarat Titans vs Rajasthan Royals||7:30 PM||Gujarat|
|17th April||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings||7:30 PM||Bengaluru|
|18th April||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians||7:30 PM||Hyderabad|
|19th April||Rajasthan Royals vs Lucknow Super Giants||7:30 PM||Jaipur|
|20th April||Punjab Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||3:30 PM||Mohali|
|Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders||7:30 PM||Delhi|
|21st April||Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||7:30 PM||Chennai|
|22nd April||Lucknow Super Giants vs Gujarat Titans||3:30 PM||Lucknow|
|Mumbai Indian vs Punjab Kings||7:30 PM||Mumbai|
|23rd April||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals||3:30 PM||Bengaluru|
|Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings||7:30 PM||Kolkata|
|24th April||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Capitals||7:30 PM||Hyderabad|
|25th April||Gujarat Titans vs Mumbai Indians||7:30 PM||Ahmedabad|
|26th April||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders||7:30 PM||Bengaluru|
|27th April||Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings||7:30 PM||Jaipur|
|28th April||Punjab Kings vs Lucknow Super Giants||7:30 PM||Mohali|
|29th April||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Gujarat Titans||3:30 PM||Kolkata|
|Delhi Capitals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||7:40 PM||Delhi|
|30th April||Chennai Super Kings vs Punjab Kings||3:30 PM||Chennai|
|Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals||7:30 PM||Mumbai|
|1st May||Lucknow Super Giants vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||7:30 PM||Lucknow|
|2nd May||Gujarat Titans vs Delhi Capitals||7:30 PM||Ahmedabad|
|3rd May||Punjab Kings vs Mumbai Indians||7:30 PM||Mohali|
|4th May||Lucknow Super Giants vs Chennai Super Kings||3:30 PM||Lucknow|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders||7:30 PM||Hyderabad|
|5th May||Rajasthan Royals vs Gujarat Titans||7:30 PM||Jaipur|
|6th May||Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians||3:30 PM||Chennai|
|Delhi Capitals vs Royals Challengers Bangalore||7:30 PM||Delhi|
|7th May||Gujarat Titans vs Lucknow Super Giants||3:30 PM||Ahmedabad|
|Rajasthan Royals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||7:30 PM||Jaipur|
|8th May||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Punjab Kings||7:30 PM||Kolkata|
|9th May||Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||7:30 PM||Mumbai|
|10th May||Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Capitals||7:30 PM||Chennai|
|11th May||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals||7:30 PM||Kolkata|
|12th May||Mumbai Indians vs Gujarat Titans||7:30 PM||Mumbai|
|13th May||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Lucknow Super Giants||3:30 PM||Hyderabad|
|Delhi Capitals Punjab Kings||7:30 PM||Delhi|
|14th May||Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||3:30 PM||Jaipur|
|Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders||7:30 PM||Chennai|
|15th May||Gujarat Titans vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||7:30 PM||Ahmedabad|
|16th May||Lucknow Super Giants Mumbai Indians||7:30 PM||Lucknow|
|17th May||Punjab Kings vs Delhi Capitals||7:30 PM||Dharamshala|
|18th May||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||7:30 PM||Hyderabad|
|19th May||Punjab Kings vs Delhi Capitals||7:30 PM||Dharamshala|
|20th May||Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings||3:30 PM||Delhi|
|Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants||7:30 PM||Kolkata|
|21st May||Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||3:30 PM||Mumbai|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Titans||7:30 PM||Bengaluru|
Indian Premier leauge (IPC 2023) – Teams
IPL 2023, the 16th season of India’s popular cricket league, will showcase 10 teams divided into groups A and B, each with 5 teams.
|GROUP A||GROUP B|
|Mumbai Indians||Chennai Super Kings|
|Rajasthan Royals||Punjab Kings|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||Sunrisers Hyderabad|
|Delhi Challengers||Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|Lucknow Super Giants||Gujrat Titans|
IPL 2023: Franchises have flexibility to choose squad size from 18 to 25 players
Each IPL team has the freedom to select their preferred number of players for their squad, with a minimum requirement of 18 players and a maximum limit of 25 players per franchise. This allows teams to tailor their selection process to their needs and preferences without any pressure to purchase a certain number of players. Some franchises prefer smaller squads of 18-22 players, while others opt for larger squads of up to 25 players. Ultimately, the decision on squad size is left up to each franchise
IPL 2023 Matches Broadcast
Star Sports Network is the official broadcaster for IPL season 2023, and fans can catch the matches on TV. The matches will be held either at 03:30 PM or 07:30 PM. For online viewers, Jio Cinema will also stream the matches live.
In conclusion, the IPL 2023 season promises to be an exciting one, with 10 teams vying for the coveted trophy. Fans can look forward to watching their favorite players and teams in action as the matches are broadcast on the Star Sports Network and online on Jio Cinema. With each franchise given the freedom to select their preferred number of players for their squad, the teams have the flexibility to tailor their selection process to their needs and preferences. Whether they choose to go with a smaller squad of 18-22 players or a larger squad of up to 25 players, the decision is up to each franchise. Overall, cricket enthusiasts around the world can anticipate an action-packed tournament full of thrills and excitement.
What is IPL 2023?
IPL 2023 is the 16th season of the Indian Premier League, a professional Twenty20 cricket league in India.
When does IPL 2023 start?
The exact start date for IPL 2023 is 31.03.2023 and runs for approximately two months.
How many teams are participating in IPL 2023?
IPL 2023 will feature 10 teams in total, an increase from the previous eight teams. The teams are divided into two groups, with each group consisting of 5 teams.
Where can I watch IPL 2023 matches?
IPL 2023 matches will be broadcast on the television by Star Sports Network, with matches starting at either 03:30 PM or 07:30 PM. Additionally, the matches will be available to watch online on Jio Cinema.
How many players can a franchise select for their squad in IPL 2023?
Each franchise in IPL 2023 can select a minimum of 18 players and a maximum of 25 players for their squad. However, the number of players selected is at the discretion of the franchise, allowing them to tailor their selection process to their needs and preferences.