IPL 2020 schedule: CSK to take on MI in the opening match at Abu Dhabi

IPL 2020

The IPL Governing Council on Sunday announced the most-awaited schedule for Dream 11 IPL 2020 to be held in UAE. The event will be kick-start from 19 September 2020 in Abu Dhabi.

IPL 2020 is scheduled to start on September 19 and the final will take place on November 10. Three venues across UAE will be used for the tournament to reduce the traveling of players amid the pandemic.

Compared to the regular 8 pm IST start, the games will start half an hour earlier in the upcoming edition. The afternoon matches are set to begin at 3:30 PM IST while the evening games will begin at 7:30 PM IST.

After the tournament opener, Dubai will host its first game on 20 September when Delhi Capitals take on Kings XI Punjab followed by the third match on 21 September between SRH and RCB.

Here is the full schedule of the IPL 2020 tournament:

The matches to be played across the three stadiums: Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, and Dubai. Venues of the playoff and the Dream 11 Indian Premier League finals will be announced later.