Mumbai Indians will kick start their Indian Premier League (IPL) title defence against three-time champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at the Wankhede stadium on March 29. The last league fixture of the 13th edition of the IPL will take place on May 17. Mumbai Indians, the defending champions, took to Twitter on Sunday to announce their schedule for the league stage of the tournament. Mumbai Indians will also be the part of the last league game of the franchise-based tournament as they will travel to Bengaluru to face the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).
Get IN! Our title defence begins on March 29 against CSK
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) February 16, 2020
Rajasthan Royals, who are still awaiting an official announcement from the board, are the only franchise who have not unveiled their schedule.
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH), the 2016 champions, were the first franchise who took to Twitter to reveal their home and away fixtures.
The moment you’ve all been waiting for.
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) February 15, 2020
SRH will start their campaign against the defending champions Mumbai Indians on April 1.
RCB, who recently unveiled their new logo, will start their bid for the first IPL title against two-time holders Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at M Chinnaswamy stadium.
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) February 15, 2020
CSK, led by former India captain MS Dhoni, will host Rajasthan Royals in their first home game.
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) February 15, 2020
The Delhi Capitals will host Kings XI Punjab for their season opener at the Arun Jaitley stadium.
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) February 16, 2020
KKR will host Delhi Captials at the iconic Eden Gardens for their first home game of the IPL 2020.