Indian Premier League’s 2020 season is scheduled to take place from 19th September and lasts for 10th November as Indian government gives BCCI official permission to take tournament in UAE. All eight participating IPL teams are expected to reach UAE by the 3rd or 4th week of August and start preparations for the showpiece twenty20 event.
Mumbai Indians are the title defending champions in the IPL 2020 and they are the most successful team of the tournament. Chennai Super Kings are also winner of three IPL trophies. This year’s competition is going to be different as players will play under bio-security environment and whole season to be players in UAE conditions, different from India.
So today we are discussing possible playing lineups for each team participating in the 13th edition of Indian Premier League. Let’s checkout predicted starting 11s for all 8 sides.
IPL 2020 Teams Predicted XIs
|Chennai Super Kings||Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (Captain and WK), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Sam Curran, Deepak Chahar, Harbhajan Singh, Piyush Chawla.|
|Delhi Capitals||Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer (Captain), Shimron Hetmyer, Rishabh Pant (WK), Marcus Stoinis, Chris Woakes, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma.|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan, Nitish Rana, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik (Captain and WK), Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Shivam Mavi, Prasidh Krishna, Kuldeep Yadav.|
|Kings XI Punjab||KL Rahul (Captain and WK), Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Glenn Maxwell, Mandeep Singh, Deepak Hooda, Krishnappa Gowtham, Mohammad Shami, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Sheldon Cottrell, Ishan Porel.|
|Mumbai Indians||Quinton de Kock (WK), Rohit Sharma (Captain), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, Lasith Malinga, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah.|
|Rajasthan Royals||Jos Buttler (WK), Robin Uthappa, Sanju Samson, Steve Smith (Captain), Ben Stokes, Riyan Parag, Shreyas Gopal, Jofra Archer, Mayank Markande, Jaydev Unadkat, Ankit Rajpoot.|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||Aaron Finch, Parthiv Patel (WK), Virat Kohli (Captain), AB de Villiers, Shivam Dube, Chris Morris, Washington Sundar, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Dale Steyn, Yuzvendra Chahal.|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||Jonny Bairstow (WK), David Warner, Kane Williamson (Captain), Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Abhishek Sharma, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sandeep Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed, Siddharth Kaul.|
Which four teams looks decent to be at the knockout stage? Your thoughts?