The twelfth edition of the VIVO IPL starts on 23rd March with a awaited encounter between chennai super kings(CSK) and royal challengers Bangalore(RCB).
- BCCI has released the schedule for two weeks i.e from 23rd March to 5th April. Virat kohli led RCB will face of Defending Champions chennai super kings in MA CHIDAMBARAM STADIUM in Chennai on 23rd March.
- Rest of the schedule is subject to the lol sabha election dates and will be out once the election dates are announced. The tournament is expected to be completely played in India but further updates will be given by the BCCI.
- It has so happened back in 2014 when few of the league matches were played in UAE due to elections in India.
- All the 8 teams are going to play in the released 2 weeks schedule.All the teams get to play total of 4 matches each except RCB and DC who are going to play 5 matches each.
- Delhi capitals play the most number of home leg matches (3) where has RCB play most away matches (3) amongst all the 8 teams .