The Board of Cricket for Control in India (BCCI) has finally released the much awaited schedule of Indian Premier League (IPL). In the first encounter defending champions Mumbai Indians will play against Chennai Super Kings. The 13th edition of the IPL will be held from 19 September to November 10.
IPL will be played across three venues Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and Sharjah over a period of 56 days and there will be 10 double headers with the first match starting at 3:30PM IST and 2:00PM UAE time. All evening matches will start at 7:30PM IST and 6:00PM UAE time. The 24 matches will be held in Dubai, 20 in Abu Dhabi and 12 in Sharjah. However the venues for the playoffs and the Dream11 IPL 2020 final will be announced later.