The 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is all set to begin tomorrow with the first match of the tournament to be played between defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).
According to The Indian Express, 8 teams will be playing 60 matches in stadiums of Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru and Chennai. The finals will be on May 30. TOI reports that there will be no home games and no crowds in the stadiums.
Nevertheless, cricket fans are excited for the new season to start and are sharing eager memes on Twitter. Take a look.
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) April 8, 2021
— ᴀғʀᴇᴇᴛʜ (@AfridiA7) April 7, 2021
— Chandan Keshri (@Chandankeshrii) April 7, 2021
— UrMiL07™ (@urmilpatel30) April 8, 2021
— ASSAULT SETHU (@AssaultSethu_0f) April 7, 2021
2 days left to start IPL🏏🏏
— Araf👻 (@candyjem____) April 7, 2021
— DK🍩 (@Devlixious) April 7, 2021
Some people poked fun at the franchises keeping in mind their performance in previous editions.
— ᴍᴏʜɪᴛ𝟒𝟓 (@MohitRohitian) April 6, 2021
— Mr. Aj (@AJSO760) April 7, 2021
— Mr NOBODY (@KnightRiderr77) April 7, 2021
— 𝙍𝙩_𝘾𝙪𝙡𝙩_𝙁𝙖𝙣 ⚡⚡ (@raviteja_cults) April 7, 2021
— S A B A R I 🤘 (@sabarirajan94) April 7, 2021
While students who are appearing for board examinations lamented that they’d have no time to watch the matches due to studies.
Whenever I get excited for IPL
— Priyanshu Kumar (@Priyans03419567) April 8, 2021
— The Witty Man (@thewittyman1710) April 8, 2021
Will you be watching? If yes, which team will you be supporting? Tell us.