It is one of the most well-known cricket leagues in the world, the Indian Premier League (IPL). You may not know these interesting things about IPL:
1The first IPL game took place at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on April 18, 2008, between the Kolkata Knight Riders and the Royal Challengers Bangalore.
2. Chris Morris, who was bought by Rajasthan Royals for a huge $2.25 million in the 2021 auction, is the most expensive player in IPL history.
Chris Gayle got 175 not out for Royal Challengers Bangalore against Pune Warriors India in 2013; it was the best score by a single player in an IPL match.
The Mumbai Indians have won the IPL five times, making them the most successful team in the league's history.
In the history of the IPL, Lasith Malinga has taken 170 wickets in 122 games, which is more than any other bowler.
Vinay Kohli has made 6,613 runs in 199 IPL games, which is the most by a batter in the league's history.