IPL 2024 Start Date, Dhoni’s Return, Schedule Rumors, Get Ready for Cricket’s Grand Showdown

IPL 2024 Start Date, Dhoni’s Return, Schedule Rumors: Excitement is building up as the IPL 2024 gears up for action! Teams have unveiled their retained and released player lists in preparation for the forthcoming player auction set to take place in Dubai on December 19.

The IPL 2023 final witnessed an epic showdown where the Chennai Super Kings emerged victorious, securing their fifth IPL title by defeating the Gujarat Titans led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

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Fans were thrilled by the news of Dhoni continuing for another season despite talks of his retirement swirling around. With his retention confirmed, cricket enthusiasts eagerly await the start of the season to witness their beloved players in action once again.

This upcoming season promises even more thrill as ten teams, including CSK, GT, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Royals, Punjab Kings, Delhi Capitals, Lucknow Super Giants, and Kolkata Knight Riders, will battle it out for the prestigious title.

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The anticipation skyrockets as over 70 slots are up for grabs during the one-day mini auction, where the franchises will complete their squads for the new season.

Moreover, discussions about the start and end dates of IPL 2024 have been circulating. Reports indicate that the season may commence earlier than usual due to the T20 World Cup 2024, scheduled for an early June kickoff.

When will IPL 2024 start?

As per speculations, IPL 2024 is expected to commence on March 22, 2024, and conclude with the final showdown on May 26, 2024, allowing players at least a week’s rest before the commencement of the T20 World Cup. Additionally, talks are rife about the potential opening match for IPL 2024.

Though rumors hint at a Chennai Super Kings versus Royal Challengers Bangalore clash at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on March 22, some believe that the traditional champion versus runner-up match could take place.

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This scenario would have CSK facing GT, possibly at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, the same venue where they battled for the title in IPL 2023.

The upcoming IPL season is packed with anticipation, surprises, and enthralling matchups, promising cricket enthusiasts an exhilarating experience.

As the countdown begins, fans eagerly await the official schedule release in February to mark their calendars for another memorable cricketing extravaganza.

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