The Indian premier league is the biggest cricket league in the world. It’s the 12th season of the IPL that is being held in UAE. Many Players played and retired, some made IPL as their main career. Some retired players came back to play just because the competition level was higher. This shows how much the Indian premier league has meant to both cricketers and their fans. The following are some facts about the IPL :
Delhi Daredevils is the only team that have never played an IPL final :
1.It may be shocking but yes it’s the truth. They were lacking in many departments and also didn’t have a firm captainship. The future can be said, but till now every captain this team has had failed them. Even 2 the captain of 2 times IPL winners KKR i.e. Gautam Gambhir.
2. Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli are the only two Indian players to have won the most valuable player award in the history of IPL.
3. Chennai Super Kings is the only team in IPL that has never changed its captain.
4. Sachin Tendulkar became the first Indian player to win an orange cap in IPL.
5. Chris Gayle and David Warner have won the orange cap twice in the history of IPL.
6. Bhuvneshwar Kumar is the only bowler to have won the purple cap twice in IPL history.
7. Aaron Finch became the first overseas player who plays for 6 IPL franchises.
8. Zaheer Khan is the only player who is a part of the very 1st game and 500th game of the IPL.
9. Even after a two-year suspension from the IPL, CSK has reached the final 6 times, most by any team in the history of IPL.
10. RCB holds the record for making the highest and the lowest score in an IPL match.
These were some of the facts of IPL so far, If you want to know more then read our blogs daily. I hope this was informative and insightful.