Indian Premier League 2018

Indian Premier League 2018Indian Premier League

IPL 2018 was held from 7 April to 27 May 2018. Total eight teams participated in the tournament. The teams were Sunrisers Hyderabad, Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab.

Take a look at various award winners after the final match at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai:

Winner of IPL 2018: Chennai Super Kings. Chennai has won the IPL 3 times (2010, 2011 and 2018).

Runners Up: Sunrisers Hyderabad

Man-of-the-match of the final: Shane Watson. Shane Watson scored an unbeaten 57-ball 117, his fourth IPL hundred, to set the highest individual score in an IPL final.

Emerging player of the season – Rishabh Pant. Rishabh Pant ended as the second highest run-getter in the IPL tournament with 684 runs from 14 matches.

Perfect Catch of the Season – Trent Boult. Trent Boult took an excellent catch to get RCB captain, Virat Kohli.

Stylish Player of the Season – Rishabh Pant. Delhi Daredevils wicket-keeper-batsman Rishabh Pant holds the records for most fours (68), most sixes (37), and the highest score of unbeaten 128 against SRH this IPL.

Purple cap – Andrew Tye. Andrew Tye won the Purple cap with 24 wickets from 14 matches.

Orange cap – Kane Williamson. Kane Williamsone won the orange cap with 735 runs from 17 matches.

Most Valuable Player – Sunil Narine. Sunil Narine was awarded the Most Valubale Player (MVP) for taking 357 runs and 17 wickets from 16 matches.

Super Striker of the Season – Sunil Narine

Fairplay award – Mumbai Indians

Pitch and ground award – Cricket Association of Bengal

Pitch and ground award – Punjab Cricket Association

IPL 2018 Points Table:

Team Plyd. Won Lost Net RR Pts.
Hyderabad 14 9 5 +0.284 18
Chennai 14 9 5 +0.253 18
Kolkata 14 8 6 -0.070 16
Rajasthan 14 7 7 -0.250 14
Mumbai 14 6 8 +0.317 12
Bangalore 14 6 8 +0.129 12
Punjab 14 6 8 -0.502 12
Delhi 14 5 9 -0.222 10