The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced the schedule for the Indian Premier League (IPL 2022) which will be held in Mumbai and Pune. A total number of 70 league matches and 4 playoff games will be played in the duration of 65 days.
The tournament will begin from March 26 onwards with CSK taking on KKR at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. On 27th March, the league will stage its first double-header starting off with a day game at Brabourne where the Delhi Capitals will face Mumbai Indians.
The DY Patil Stadium will host the second clash of the day between Punjab Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore at night.
The MCA Stadium in Pune will host its first game on 29th March when Sunrisers Hyderabad take on Rajasthan Royals.
In all, 20 matches each will be held at Wankhede Stadium and DY Patil Stadium, 15 matches each at Brabourne and MCA International Stadium, Pune. There will be 12 doubleheaders in total with the first match starting at 3:30 PM IST. All evening matches will start at 7:30 PM IST.
The final game of the league stage will be played between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings on 22nd May at the Wankhede Stadium.
The schedule for the playoffs and the TATA IPL 2022 final to be played on 29th May will be announced later.
Here is the schedule of IPL 2022: