IPL 2020: The two most successful IPL franchises – Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings – will battle in the IPL 2020opener on September 19 in the UAE, the BCCI announced as it finally lifted the lid off the IPL 2020 schedule on Sunday. These are the two teams that played the final of the 2019 IPL last year. The IPL 2020 tournament opener between MI and CSK will be played in Abu Dhabi. (Full coverage of IPL 2020) The 13th edition of IPL will be played in three different venue in UAE – Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah.
Dubai will host 24 round-robin matches – the most, followed by Abu Dhabi (20) and Sharjah(12). BCCI will announce the schedule of play-offs later. The final is slated to take place on November 10.
Here is the full schedule of IPL 2020
The league phase will run across 46 days, with the last match of the league to be played between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians in Sharjah on November 3.