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  • IPL 2012 Cricket Schedule

    From April 4, 2012 the IPL cricket tournament will kick off. Hate it or love it, it’s a brand of cricket you cannot ignore. This cricketing extravaganza will feature the excitement of the sport with big helpings of Bollywood stars present at matches.

    IPL 2012 Season 5 Schedule and Results

    This year sees nine teams competing

    The Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket tournament for 2012 commences on the 4th April 2011. This is season 5 of this fantastic cricketing event with world class players coming together to play for their particular IPL team.

    IPL Season 5 takes place between the 4th April 2012 and 27th May 2012 with an anticipated 76 matches to be played. This year sees nine teams competing, from the 10 in the previous year as the IPL franchise ‘Kochi Tuskers Kerala’ were terminated due to their infringement of BCCI’s (Board of Control for Cricket in India) terms and conditions.

    The up-beat opening ceremony was held at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai, the home venue of the reigning champions Chennai Super Kings.

    The pop singer Katy Perry performed her track ‘Teenage dream’ in Indian clothes together with her whole crew dressed up too! Amitabh Bachchan recited the poem ‘Janam Yadhi Phir Se Mile’ written by Prasoon Joshi and then addressed the captains of each team in an oath ceremony; Kareena Kapoor performed to a mix of ‘Chhammak Challo and ‘Dil Mera Muft,’; Salman Khan performed Dhinka Chika in his macho style; Priyanka Chopra performed ‘Aaj Ki Raat’ and did a stunt flying in the air and superstar dancer Prabhu Deva performed his Michael Jackson style dance. Attending too were many popular stars, politicians and dignitaries, to support India’s most loved sport and popular sporting event.



    News surrounding the games includes Sachin Tendulkar relinquishing MI (Mumbai Indians) captaincy to Harbhajan Singh. In regards to the resignation Sachin said: “The Mumbai Indians is more than a team. It is like a family to me. At this point of time, I feel I need a break from the responsibility of captaincy of the Mumbai Indians.”

    There are 76 anticipated games over the 53 days of the IPL’s 5th season. Here the teams will play against one another either home or away. The final format layout will be the top two teams playing against one another in the first play off to be Game A. Winners of game A are then allocated a place in the final. Teams finishing third and fourth will be in the second play off to be Game B. The winners of Game B will play the losers of Game A for a place in the finals, against the winners of Game A.

    The schedule has been revised on the 15th March to accommodate the municipal election in Delhi. Here sites for the matches have been swapped – Pune is now hosting the match on the 22nd May and Bengaluru on the 23rd May.

    In the UK, the matches and tournament shall be broadcasted on ITV 4. The games schedule for the IPL 2012 is as follows:

    DateTimeMatch DetailsVenueResult
    Apr 414:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTChennai Super Kings vs Mumbai IndiansChennaiMumbai Indians won by 8 wickets.
    Apr 514:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTKolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi DaredevilsKolkataDelhi Daredevils won by 8 wickets.
    Apr 610:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTMumbai Indians vs Pune WarriorsMumbaiPune Warriors won by 29 runs.
    Apr 614:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTRajasthan Royals vs Kings XI PunjabJaipurRajasthan Royals won by 31 runs.
    Apr 710:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTRoyal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi DaredevilsBangaloreRoyal Challengers Bangalore won by 20 runs.
    Apr 714:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTDeccan Chargers vs Chennai Super KingsVisakhapatnamChennai Super Kings won by 74 runs.
    Apr 810:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTRajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight RidersJaipurRajasthan Royals won by 22 runs.
    Apr 814:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTPune Warriors vs Kings XI PunjabPunePune Warriors India won by 22 runs
    Apr 914:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTDeccan Chargers vs Mumbai Indians VisakhapatnamMumbai Indians won by 5 wickets
    Apr 1010:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTRoyal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight RidersBangaloreKolkata Knight Riders won by 42 runs
    Apr 1014:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTDelhi Daredevils vs Chennai Super KingsDelhiDelhi Daredevils won by 8 wickets
    Apr 1114:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTMumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals MumbaiMumbai Indians won by 27 runs
    Apr 1210:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTChennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers BangaloreChennaiChennai Super Kings won by 5 wickets
    Apr 1214:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTKings XI Punjab vs Pune WarriorsChandigarhKings XI Punjab won by 7 wickets
    Apr 1314:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTKolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan RoyalsKolkataKolkata Knight Riders won by 5 wickets
    Apr 1414:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTPune Warriors vs Chennai Super KingsPunePune Warriors India won by 7 wickets
    Apr 1510:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTKolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI PunjabKolkataKings XI Punjab won by 2 runs
    Apr 1514:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTRoyal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan RoyalsBengaluruRajasthan Royals won by 59 runs
    Apr 1614:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTMumbai Indians vs Delhi Daredevils MumbaiDelhi Daredevils won by 7 wickets
    Apr 1710:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTRajasthan Royals vs Deccan Chargers JaipurRajasthan Royals won by 5 wickets
    Apr 1714:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTRoyal Challengers Bangalore vs Pune Warriors BangaloreRoyal Challengers Bangalore won by 6 wickets
    Apr 1814:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTKings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight RidersChandigarhKolkata Knight Riders won by 8 wickets
    Apr 1910:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTDeccan Chargers vs Delhi DaredevilsVenue TBCDelhi Daredevils won by 5 wickets
    Apr 1914:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTChennai Super Kings vs Pune WarriorsChennaiChennai Super Kings won by 13 runs
    Apr 2014:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTKings XI Punjab vs Royal Challengers BangaloreChandigarhRoyal Challengers Bangalore won by 5 wickets
    Apr 2110:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTChennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals ChennaiChennai Super Kings won by 7 wickets
    Apr 2114:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTDelhi Daredevils vs Pune WarriorsDelhiPune Warriors won by 20 runs
    Apr 2210:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTMumbai Indians vs Kings XI Punjab MumbaiKings XI Punjab won by 6 wickets
    Apr 2214:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTDeccan Chargers vs Kolkata Knight RidersCuttackKolkata Knight Riders won by 5 wickets
    Apr 2314:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTRajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore JaipurRoyal Challengers Bangalore won by 46 run
    Apr 2410:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTPune Warriors vs Delhi Daredevils PuneDelhi Daredevils won by 8 wickets
    Apr 2414:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTKolkata Knight Riders vs Deccan Chargers KolkataMatch abandoned
    Apr 2510:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTKings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians ChandigarhMumbai Indians won by 4 wickets
    Apr 2514:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTRoyal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings BangaloreMatch abandoned due to heavy rain
    Apr 2614:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTPune Warriors vs Deccan Chargers PuneDeccan Chargers won by 18 runs
    Apr 2714:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTDelhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians DelhiDelhi Daredevils won by 37 runs
    Apr 2810:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTChennai Super Kings vs Kings XI PunjabChennaiKings XI Punjab won by 7 runs
    Apr 2814:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTKolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore KolkataKolkata Knight Riders won by 47 runs
    Apr 2910:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTDelhi Daredevils vs Rajasthan RoyalsDelhiDelhi Daredevils won by 1 run
    Apr 2914:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTMumbai Indians vs Deccan Chargers MumbaiMumbai Indians won by 5 wickets
    Apr 3014:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTChennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders ChennaiKolkata Knight Riders won by 5 wickets
    May 110:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTDeccan Chargers vs Pune Warriors HyderabadDeccan Chargers won by 13 runs
    May 114:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTRajasthan Royals vs Delhi Daredevils JaipurDelhi Daredevils won by 6 wickets
    May 214:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTRoyal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI PunjabBangaloreKings XI Punjab won by 4 wickets
    May 310:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTPune Warriors vs Mumbai Indians PuneMumbai Indians won by 1 run
    May 414:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTChennai Super Kings vs Deccan ChargersChennaiChennai Super Kings won by 10 runs
    May 510:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTKolkata Knight Riders vs Pune WarriorsKolkataKolkata Knight Riders won by 7 runs
    May 514:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTKings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals ChandigarhRajasthan Royals won by 43 runs
    May 610:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTMumbai Indians vs Chennai Super KingsMumbaiMumbai Indians won by 2 wickets
    May 614:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTRoyal Challengers Bangalore vs Deccan ChargersBangaloreRoyal Challengers Bangalore won by 5 wickets
    May 714:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTDelhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders DelhiKolkata Knight Riders won by 6 wickets
    May 810:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTPune Warriors vs Rajasthan RoyalsPuneRajasthan Royals won by 7 wickets
    May 814:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTDeccan Chargers vs Kings XI Punjab HyderabadKings XI Punjab won by 25 runs
    May 914:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTMumbai Indians v Royal Challengers BangaloreMumbaiRoyal Challengers Bangalore won by 9 wickets
    May 1010:30 GMT |16:00 ISTDeccan Chargers v Delhi DaredevilsHyderabadDelhi Daredevils won by 9 wickets
    May 1014:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTRajasthan Royals v Chennai Super KingsJaipurChennai Super Kings won by 4 wickets
    May 1114:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTPune Warriors v Royal Challengers BangalorePuneRoyal Challengers Bangalore won by 35 runs
    May 1210:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTKolkata Knight Riders v Mumbai Indians KolkataMumbai Indians beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 27 runs
    May 1214:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTChennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils ChennaiChennai Super Kings beat Delhi Daredevils by 9 wickets
    May 1310:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTRajasthan Royals v Pune Warriors JaipurRajasthan Royals beat Pune Warriors India by 45 runs
    May 1314:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTKings XI Punjab v Deccan ChargersChandigarhKings XI Punjab beat Deccan Chargers by 4 wickets
    May 1410:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTRoyal Challengers Bangalore v Mumbai IndiansBangaloreMumbai Indians beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 5 wickets
    May 1414:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTKolkata Knight Riders v Chennai Super KingsKolkataChennai Super Kings beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 5 wickets
    May 1514:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTDelhi Daredevils v Kings XI PunjabDelhiDelhi Daredevils beat Kings XI Punjab by 5 wickets
    May 1614:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTMumbai Indians v Kolkata Knight Riders MumbaiKolkata Knight Riders beat Mumbai Indians by 32 runs
    May 1710:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTKings XI Punjab v Chennai Super Kings DharamsalaKings XI Punjab beat Chennai Super Kings by 6 wickets
    May 1714:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTDelhi Daredevils v

    Royal Challengers Bangalore

    DelhiRoyal Challengers Bangalore beat Delhi Daredevils by 21 runs
    May 1814:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTDeccan Chargers v Rajasthan RoyalsHyderabad 
    May 1910:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTKings XI Punjab v Delhi Daredevils Dharamsala 
    May 1914:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTPune Warriors v Kolkata Knight RidersPune 
    May 2010:30 GMT | 16:00 ISTDeccan Chargers v Royal Challengers Bangalore Hyderabad 
    May 2014:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTRajasthan Royals v Mumbai Indians Jaipur 
    May 2214:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTQualifier 1 aO" TBC v TBC (1st v 2nd) Mumbai 
    May 2314:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTEliminator aO" TBC v TBC (3rd v 4th) Mumbai 
    May 2514:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTQualifier 2 aO" TBC v TBC (Winner Eliminator v Loser Qualifier 1)Chennai 
    May 2714:30 GMT | 20:00 ISTFinal aO" TBC v TBCChennai 
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