Since the tournament emerges, the richest league of cricket has changed into the sport, both on the field and off the field. The Indian Premier League or IPL simply is the most profitable, glamorous cricket tournament across the world.
A Twenty 20 tournament continues for 6 weeks, features 8 franchises from all over India. Each of the franchises gets international and domestic stars.
It is by auction or bargain that the wages of the players are fixed up. So the high-estimated players earn huge money against working few weeks. It brings in all the best players in world cricket.
IPL is the shortest form of the game, but financially world’s best for the competitors. The tournament is so lucrative that the best of the world want to participate in the spectacular cricket tournament. Except in the World Cup tournament, IPL is the one where all the players of the nation come together in the same place.
Not only for the financial rewards, but the aggregation of talents has led IPL gained an immense popularity. In reality, Indian Premier League bucks and charisma has changed the aspect of Cricket.
Now, let’s know, how IPL works?
It’s very simple. 8 franchises, in a league or confederation, attend to play off in 20 overs per side. Every team plays twice.
Concluding the top of the table is no guarantee of achievement though. Sometimes, the top table lost both their playoff games.
With the franchises from Bollywood stars as owners and the world’s biggest cricketers, the IPL is getting strength to strength, since its debut in the year 2008.
If we think back in 10 years’ time, IPL is the enormous milestone in cricket. It is like a bit when the World Series started.
Sports persons who enjoy extremely short careers, get financial security in the post retirement period by participating in the IPL tournament.
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