Vivo Indian Premier League 2019 schedule has been announced as governing body revealed fixtures of first two weeks of IPL 12th edition. Opening match of league is scheduled to take place between title defenders Chennai Super Kings and The Royal Challengers Bangalore on 23rd March in Chennai.
IPLT20 revealed 17 matches schedule of the season and it will be played from 23 March to 5th April. BCCI also revealed that the remaining schedule of Vivo IPL 2019 will be announced in due course as the dates of Loka Sabha elections confirmed.
“This is still subject to the announcement of Lok Sabha 2019 election dates. Once the election dates are released we will address any issues with the first two weeks and also prepare a schedule for the remainder of the season working with the local authorities around the polling dates,” IPL said in a release.
Each IPL team will get chance to play at least two home fixtures and two away matches in this first phase schedule of Indian Premier League.