BCCI announces the Schedule of DLF IPL 2012!

BCCI announces the Schedule of DLF IPL 2012!

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Published on: Jan 06, 2012

DLF IPL 5/2012: Schedule and Fixtures - Dates and Venues of the Indian Premier League 2012

The fifth season of the DLF Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 Tournament will begin on the 4th of April according to a latest BCCI and IPL Committee release. The tournament will comprise of 76 matches with a total of nine teams taking part.

The IPL-5 or the DLF IPL 2012 tournament will kick off at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk in Chennai with the defending Champions - Chennai Super Kings clashing with Mumbai Indians, who were the Champions League T20 winners last season. The Final of this 53-day long tournament will be played on the 27th of May with the venue also being the MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai. Although there was a proposal from the Sri Lankan Cricket Board to host few of the games in Sri Lanka, the BCCI and the IPL governing body has ignored the request.

Compared to the IPL-4, the IPL-5 this season will have a team lesser and a couple of more matches added. Kochi Tuskers Kerala which was a new team added to the IPL last year has been disqualified from this fifth edition for breaching its terms of agreement according to the BCCI. There is a note from the BCCI which says that the Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium in Pune which will be the home ground for the Pune Warriors will go onto host eight matches of the IPL-5 subject to the stadium’s completion. Pune Warriors which made its IPL debut last season had to settle with the Dr.DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai as its home ground.

Unlike the IPL-4 which saw the 10 teams divided into two groups, the IPL-5 with 9 teams taking part in the tournament has each team plays against the other twice - one at home and one away. There will be 72 matches in the league phase as a result followed up by two Qualifiers, Eliminator Match and the Final.

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Here are the Schedule and Fixtures of the DLF IPL-5 as released by the BCCI (as on 7/1/2012, schedule is subject to change in the future according to the BCCI) :

Apr 4 : 1st match - Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

Apr 5 : 2nd match - Kolkata Knight Riders v Delhi Daredevils at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

Apr 6 : 3rd match - Mumbai Indians v Pune Warriors at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai N/A

Apr 6 : 4th match - Rajasthan Royals v Kings XI Punjab at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur

Apr 7 : 5th match - Royal Challengers Bangalore v Delhi Daredevils at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

Apr 7 : 6th match - Deccan Chargers v Chennai Super Kings at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam

Apr 8 : 7th match - Rajasthan Royals v Kolkata Knight Riders at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur

Apr 8 : 8th match - Pune Warriors v Kings XI Punjab at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune

Apr 9 : 9th match - Deccan Chargers v Mumbai Indians at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam

Apr 10 : 10th match - Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kolkata Knight Riders at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

Apr 10 : 11th match - Delhi Daredevils v Chennai Super Kings at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi

Apr 11 : 12th match - Mumbai Indians v Rajasthan Royals at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

Apr 12 : 13th match - Chennai Super Kings v Royal Challengers Bangalore at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

Apr 12 : 14th match - Kings XI Punjab v Pune Warriors at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh

Apr 13 : 15th match - Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

Apr 14 : 16th match - Delhi Daredevils v Deccan Chargers at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi

Apr 14 : 17th match - Pune Warriors v Chennai Super Kings at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune

Apr 15 : 18th match - Kolkata Knight Riders v Kings XI Punjab at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

Apr 15 : 19th match - Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

Apr 16 : 20th match - Mumbai Indians v Delhi Daredevils at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

Apr 17 : 21st match - Rajasthan Royals v Deccan Chargers at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur

Apr 17 : 22nd match - Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

Apr 18 : 23rd match - Kings XI Punjab v Kolkata Knight Riders at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh

Apr 19 : 24th match - Deccan Chargers v Delhi Daredevils at Venue TBA

Apr 19 : 25th match - Chennai Super Kings v Pune Warriors at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

Apr 20 : 26th match - Kings XI Punjab v Royal Challengers Bangalore at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh

Apr 21 : 27th match - Chennai Super Kings v Rajasthan Royals at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

Apr 21 : 28th match - Delhi Daredevils v Pune Warriors at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi

Apr 22 : 29th match - Mumbai Indians v Kings XI Punjab at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

Apr 22 : 30th match - Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders at Venue TBA

Apr 23 : 31st match - Rajasthan Royals v Royal Challengers Bangalore at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur

Apr 24 : 32nd match - Pune Warriors v Delhi Daredevils at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune

Apr 24: 33rd match - Kolkata Knight Riders v Deccan Chargers at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

Apr 25 : 34th match - Kings XI Punjab v Mumbai Indians at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh

Apr 25 : 35th match - Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

Apr 26 : 36th match - Pune Warriors v Deccan Chargers at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune

Apr 27 : 37th match - Delhi Daredevils v Mumbai Indians at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi

Apr 28 : 38th match - Chennai Super Kings v Kings XI Punjab at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

Apr 28 : 39th match - Kolkata Knight Riders v Royal Challengers Bangalore at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

Apr 29 : 40th match - Delhi Daredevils v Rajasthan Royals at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi

Apr 29: 41st match - Mumbai Indians v Deccan Chargers at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

Apr 30 : 42nd match - Chennai Super Kings v Kolkata Knight Riders at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

May 1: 43rd match - Deccan Chargers v Pune Warriors at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad

May 1 : 44th match - Rajasthan Royals v Delhi Daredevils at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur

May 2 : 45th match - Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kings XI Punjab at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

May 3 : 46th match - Pune Warriors v Mumbai Indians at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune

May 4 : 47th match - Chennai Super Kings v Deccan Chargers at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

May 5 : 48th match - Kolkata Knight Riders v Pune Warriors at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

May 5 : 49th match - Kings XI Punjab v Rajasthan Royals at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh

May 6 : 50th match - Mumbai Indians v Chennai Super Kings at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

May 6 : 51st match - Royal Challengers Bangalore v Deccan Chargers at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

May 7 : 52nd match - Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi

May 8: 53rd match - Pune Warriors v Rajasthan Royals at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune

May 8: 54th match - Deccan Chargers v Kings XI Punjab at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad

May 9 : 55th match - Mumbai Indians v Royal Challengers Bangalore at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

May 10 : 56th match - Rajasthan Royals v Chennai Super Kings at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur

May 1 : 57th match - Pune Warriors v Royal Challengers Bangalore at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune

May 12 : 58th match - Kolkata Knight Riders v Mumbai Indians at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

May 12 : 59th match - Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

May 13 : 60th match - Rajasthan Royals v Pune Warriors at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur

May 13 : 61st match - Kings XI Punjab v Deccan Chargers at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh

May 14 : 62nd match - Royal Challengers Bangalore v Mumbai Indians at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

May 14 : 63rd match - Kolkata Knight Riders v Chennai Super Kings at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

May 15 : 64th match - Delhi Daredevils v Kings XI Punjab at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi

May 16 : 65th match - Mumbai Indians v Kolkata Knight Riders at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

May 17 : 66th match - Kings XI Punjab v Chennai Super Kings at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala

May 17: 67th match - Delhi Daredevils v Royal Challengers Bangalore at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi

May 18 : 68th match - Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad

May 19 : 69th match - Kings XI Punjab v Delhi Daredevils at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala

May 19 : 70th match - Pune Warriors v Kolkata Knight Riders at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune

May 20 : 71st match - Deccan Chargers v Royal Challengers Bangalore at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad

May 20 : 72nd match - Rajasthan Royals v Mumbai Indians at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur

May 22 : Qualifier 1 - 1st Vs 2nd at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

May 23 : Eliminator - 3rd Vs 4th at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

May 25 : Qualifier 2 - Winner Eliminator Vs Loser of Qualifier 1 at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

May 27 : Final at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

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