IPL season is round the corner. So, fans have a genuine reason to celebrate all around. Considered to be the biggest sporting event, Indian Premiere League (IPL) was established by BCCI in 2007 under the supervision of Lalit Modi. The IPL season generally starts in April and lasts for approx 1 month.
The format of IPL is based on Twnety20 cricket and earlier started with team from many cities like Bangalore, Kolkata, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Jaipur and Mohali. It entertains cricket lovers throughout the world
The year 2018 season of IPL will be noted as watershed event for the world with launching of the T20 league. It comes with various surprising factors of course and includes full dosages of entertainment.
Here are some reasons why this year IPL season is going to be special for cricket lovers;
Broadcast in different languages:
The first reason that makes this season of IPL tournament special is the event’s broadcasting in six different languages aiming to entertain everyone. Star India brought the telecast right of the IPL, which was preciously broadcast by Sony.
The channel has a complete strategy and plan to telecast the IPL in different languages. Moreover, audience living in Europe, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, South East Asia, South America can watch IPL 2018 live streaming on YuppTV web and App. Live telecast can be watched on Star Sport. The channel has a complete focus on localization and expansion of its reach through this year sporting event.
Captaincy with exuberance:
This year, it is expected that two important players will make their captaincy debut in the current IPL season. They are none other than Dinesh Karthik and Ravichandran Ashwin. They both hold a wonderful record in international cricket and now will entertain their fans with their captaincy skills. They are expected to have a better plan and strategies to win the match and lift the trophy for their team.
So, it will be really interesting to watch how they both keep aside their personal ambitions to showing their utmost performances and help in winning their team.
Returning of old rivals:
Returning of old rivals named Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) after serving two years ban is one another reason that makes IPL 2018 interesting. CSK is known to be as a consistent team in the IPL tournament and enjoyed playing against some strong team.
Opportunities for some associate nations:
The current season of IPL brings an opportunity for cricketers who belong to some associate nations as well, to show their great talent. The tournament has witnessed of transcending of cricketing boundaries and attracts talents from across the world based on their throughout performances.
A new talent Sandeep Lamichhane from Neal is expected to make his debut in this tournament. He impressed some renowned cricketers like Michael Clarke and others by delivering outstanding performances.
Implementation of DRS:
Cricket lovers will be familiar of DRS, which was first announced in 2008. It is expected to
DRS will be introduced in this year’s IPL season to increase excitement of audience as well as cricketers. As some Indian cricketers and also BCCI backed DRS. It was also used in India’s test series against England, which was a home series.