IPL 2024 Schedule announced, CSK to play RCB in the opening game

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced on Thursday, February 22, 2024, the schedule for the TATA IPL 2024 for the first 21 matches. The 17th season of the world’s biggest T20 League is all set to kick off on March 22, 2024, as Defending Champions Chennai Super Kings will take on Faf Du Plessis led Royal Challengers Bangalore at CSK’s home ground, Chepauk.

The announcement of IPL 2024’s schedule was made on Star Sports and the OTT platform Jio Cinema. Due to the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in India, the dates of which have not been disclosed, the BCCI chose to reveal the schedule of the IPL in phases.

Even though the upcoming Lok Sabha elections are going to take place this year, the matches of the 17th season of the Indian Premier League will be held in India. In the past, the matches of the IPL have been shifted to the UAE and South Africa due to the elections.

The upcoming 2024 T20 World Cup is scheduled to start in June in the West Indies and the USA. The IPL will serve as an important preparation ground for the players to make themselves ready for this year’s mega cricket event.

IPL 2024 list of teams

Chennai Super Kings

Sunrisers Hyderabad

Gujarat Titans

Kolkata Knight Riders

Rajasthan Royals

Lucknow Super Giants

Royal Challengers Bangalore

Mumbai Indians

Punjab Kings

Delhi Capitals

IPL 2024 Schedule for the first 21 Matches

22 MarchCSK vs RCB8:00 PMChennai
23 MarchPBKS vs DC2:30 PMMohali 
23 MarchKKR vs SRH 6:30 PMKolkata 
24 MarchRR vs LSG 2:30 PMJaipur
24 MarchGT vs MI6:30 PMAhmedabad
25 MarchRCB vs PBKS 6:30 PMBengaluru 
26 MarchCSK vs GT2:30 PMChennai
27 MarchSRH vs MI6:30 PMHyderabad 
28 MarchRR vs DC6:30 PMJaipur
29 MarchRCB vs KKR6:30 PMBengaluru 
30 MarchLSG vs PBKS 6:30 PMLucknow
31 MarchGT vs SRH2:30 PMAhmedabad 
31 MarchDC vs CSK6:30 PMVizag
1 April MI vs RR6:30 PMMumbai
2 AprilRCB vs LSG6:30 PMBengaluru 
3 AprilDC vs KKR6:30 PMVizag
4 AprilGT vs PBKS6:30 PMAhmedabad 
5 AprilSRH vs CSK6:30 PMHyderabad 
6 AprilRR vs RCB6:30 PMJaipur 
7 AprilMI vs DC2:30 PMMumbai
7 AprilLSG vs GT6:30 PMLucknow

For more information, visit the official website of BCCI