This IPL season (14th) has seen some of the best matches and nail-biting finishes. This coupled with the fact that no fan was supposed to enter the stadium due to the covid-19 pandemic. Since it was postponed, all the fans and bettors are looking forward to this IPL season with bated breath. Till the last IPL where there were 8 teams and they totally played 60 matches, now the BCCI has added 2 more teams to take the tally to 10. Even before the final starts the bettors conclude their betting and finalize their wagers and predict the winners (match winners and tournament winners).
IPL 2022 Prediction:
This prediction is based on historical data. This shows that Mumbai Indians won the trophy 5 times, followed by Chennai Super Kings (4 times), and Kolkata Knight Riders (less than 4 times). Betting Site
New clubs for IPL 2022:
BCCI has added 2 new teams in this season of IPL, and they are Lucknow Super Giants and Gujarat Titans. To accommodate the 2 new teams, the BCCI has modified the IPL 2022 structure (similar to the format of IPL 2011), where there was an equal number of teams competing.
The Rules of Mega Auction 2022:
The prize value of each franchise is capped at eighty-five crore rupees. The BCCI must increase this limit. If required, then the same procedure that was used in 2011 will be adopted in the future.
IPL table points for 2022:
Based on how many points are added to a team, the top 4 teams will be shortlisted for the playoffs. The following rules are applied to each team, after a match.
- If a team wins, then they will be awarded 2 points, and if they lose they will be awarded 1 point.
If there is a tie, then the following things will be considered.
- The team with much more victories will be considered if the points are the same.
- If the points are still equal then the net run rate will be considered.
- The team with the least bowling strike rate will be adjudged the winner if there is a tie still.
- It will boil down to a head-to-head confrontation if there is equality after the previous step.
Cash Prizes for IPL:
Despite the fact that the prize money is being reduced dramatically, the prize money is still lucrative. Here it is for your reference.
- 1st prize – Rs 10 crore for the winner
- 2nd prize – Rs 5 crore for the runner up
- 3rd prize – Rs 3.75 crore
- 4th prize – Rs 3.75 crore
The other honours in IPL:
There are prizes for the player who scored the most runs (which is called the orange cap) and the bowler who took the maximum wickets (which is called a Purple cap). Ten lakh rupees will be awarded to the orange cap player. And the Purple cap player also gets ten lakh rupees. The player who scores the maximum 6’s in the tournament will be given ten lakh rupees. The most gifted player receives ten lakh rupees. The most promising young player of the year gets ten lakh rupees. The most outstanding striker gets ten lakh rupees.
Award for fair play:
This award is conferred to the team that has the best fair play record after the conclusion of each season.
The IPL auction of 2022:
The BCCI has finalized a list of five hundred and ninety players for the auction. Out of this, there are two hundred and seventy international players and three hundred and seventy Indian players. And the franchises so far have picked up thirty-three players in their teams. Some are looking for specialists and some are going for leaders. The teams who are selected this season will be very different from the previous season.
Where will the IPL matches be hosted?:
Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, and other major cities. Sourav Ganguly (The president of BCCI), said that there will be 74 matches (which will be played in India) in 2 months’ time. The league matches of the teams except Mumbai Indians will not be played on their home turf. This is because all the matches will be held in Mumbai and Pune. The playoffs will occur in the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, with only 25% of the stadium’s full capacity. And Vivo will be replaced by the Tata Group as the official sponsorer for the IPL 2022 and 2023 seasons.
Are you thrilled? What are your takes on the newbies in the field? And what are your opinions on the final outcome? To know all of these then watch this space for more news.