Indian T20 League: The Journey Till Now

Indian T20 League is not just loved by Indian fans but is also admired by cricket fans around the globe. Since its grand inception back in 2008, this league has managed to offer fans the same excitement and thrill that left viewers glued to their TV screens for more than a decade now.

In the 15th edition, The Indian T20 League includes a total of 10 teams, representing different cities of India, competing against each other in the tournament. The teams are owned by popular Bollywood celebrities, industrialists and other top guns in the country. As the Indian T20 League approaches, let’s take a look at all 10 franchises and winners in the past.

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Indian T20 League Teams

In the 15th edition, 2 new teams were introduced in the Indian T20 League, representing Gujarat and Lucknow.

  • Chennai

    R Jadeja

    captain

    MS Dhoni-led side is one of the strongest and most consistent teams of the Indian T20 League. The team was banned for two years in 2016 and 2017. MS Dhoni has led the franchise for four titles in 2010, 2011, 2018 and 2021. The team played the most finals in the tournament history.

    2010, 2011, 2018, 2021
  • Delhi

    R Pant

    captain

    After Shreyas Iyer, the young brigade’s responsibility came on the shoulders of Rishabh Pant. After making into semifinals in the inaugral season, they played first playoff in 2019 and sealed the maiden final appearance in 2020.

    Runner-up (2020)
  • Punjab

    M AGARWAL

    captain

    Punjab is one of the popular franchises of the Indian T20 League, co-owned by Bollywood personality Preity Zinta. The team shined in 2014 for playing the tournament final against Kolkata. Mayank Agarwal will represent the team as the new skipper of Punjab in 2022.

    Runner-up (2014)
  • Kolkata

    S IYER

    captain

    Kolkata has enjoyed the best fanbase in India as the franchise is co-owned by Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan. Kolkata has won the title twice in 2012 and 2014 under the leadership of Gautam Gambhir. In 2021 tournament, the team finished as runner-up in finals against Chennai.

    2012, 2014
  • Mumbai

    R SHARMA

    captain

    Mumbai is the most successful franchise of the Indian T20 League. Owned by Reliance Industries Limited, Mumbai has won most titles in the tournament history. The team won titles in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2020 season. Skipper Rohit Sharma won four titles for Mumbai.

    2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2020
  • Rajasthan

    S SAMSON

    captain

    Rajasthan was the champion of the inaugral edition of the Indian T20 League. Shane Warne led the side to the title victory in 2008 after beating Chennai. However, Rajasthan’s journey after the inaugral season has been consistently disappointing. Rajasthan was also banned in 2016 & 2017.editions.

    2008
  • Bangalore

    FAF DU PLESSIS

    captain

    Led by Indian skipper Virat Kohli, Bangalore has been unlucky in almost all seasons of the league. Despite strong squad listing, the team failed to win any titles in the league. Bangalore was declared runner up in 2009, 2011 and 2016. This year, the team will be led by Faf Du Plessis.

    Runner-up (2009, 2011, 2016)
  • Hyderabad

    K Williamson

    captain

    Hyderabad has proved to be one of the most consistent teams in the league. The team won titles twice in 2009 and 2016 under the leadership of Gilchrist and Warner respectively. Hyderabad finished as runner-up in 2018. In 2022 season, Hyderabad welcomes new skipper Kane Williamson.

    2009, 2016
  • LUCKNOW

    KL RAHUL

    captain

    Lucknow is one of the two new franchises that will participate in the Indian T20 League in 2022. The team is owned by Sanjeev Goenka's RPSG Group, who previously owned Pune team in 2016 and 2017. KL Rahul is a captain of Lucknow in 2022 season.

  • GUJARAT

    H PANDYA

    captain

    Gujarat is the other new franchise to participate in 2022 season. Indian T20 League fan base have a lot of expectations from the team as the team roped Hardik Pandya as the captain. The team gave the role of the batsman to its skipper, so people might witness Hardik Pandya in a new avatar.

What is the Indian T20 Fantasy League?

Indian T20 Fantasy Cricket League is known to be the biggest cricket festival in India. Indian T20 Fantasy league is one of the most successful leagues across the globe. Indian T20 League is a revolution in the fantasy ecosystem where more than 400 million viewers watch the league worldwide and a significant number of users play the fantasy matches online.

Users create virtual teams by picking the best eleven and earn points based on the real-time performance of the respective players chosen by them. How much points a user gain decides winnings on the fantasy platform. MyTeam11 is one of the pioneers in the fantasy ecosystem with more than 18 million users in India who participate in Indian T20 Fantasy league every year.


Indian T20 League 2022

The defending champions of the league is team Chennai who won the fourth title in the previous season.
Click here to check the Indian T20 League schedule for the 15th season.

The Best App To Play Indian T20 Fantasy League

MyTeam11 is undoubtedly the best fantasy app for Indian T20 league. Users can create their team on the app and gain points based on the performances of the team players. The platform also offers many unique contests other than major fantasy game for beginners and professionals to enjoy big winnings.

Users enjoy the seamless procedure of picking fantasy XI on MyTeam11 platform to win huge prizes as the Indian T20 League match is played. Users can pick minimum of 2 players in the batting and bowling section of Indian T20 fantasy cricket league, followed by one player for wicket-keeping and one in the all-round segment. MyTeam11 platform offers updates about the Indian T20 League for users. The updates include availability of the player, match prediction, probable playing XI and news. Users can also win additional amounts on the application with various features like Leaderboard and Golden Ticket on a discounted rate.

  • Downloads

    18 Million+Downloads

  • USER RATING

    4.4User Rating

  • WINNINGS EVERYDAY

    5 Crore+in Everyday Winnings

  • CONTESTS EVERYDAY

    1000+Everyday Contests

How to Play Indian T20 Fantasy League on MyTeam11?

The Indian T20 Fantasy League game is a game of skill, which also requires knowledge about the game and previous leagues and matches. Before you start the game, you must understand the rules of the game to create best fantasy team. After registering an account on MyTeam11 fantasy cricket app, sign in and choose the match you wish to play. You will find the list of fixtures in the game lobby. You can pick the game as listed.

You can start by joining the contest to enjoy big winnings. Once you click on the match you wish to play, you will find the list of contest on the top to choose from.

Now comes the best part where your expertise about the fantasy cricket chips in. Choose the best players in your team with the allocated credits in your account. Once the game begins, you can check the performance of your chosen players in the field as you track your fantasy cricket score.

Once the game is concluded, the final score of the match, rankings and winnings will be updated instantly. User can check the winnings in their wallet. Myteam11 offers instant withdrawal service for users’ convenience.

If you want to increase your chances at big winnings, we have some fantasy cricket tips for you. Here are some of them:

  1. Pick top-order batsmen considering the format of the game. The top-order will play more deliveries, which increases your chances at big winnings and good final score.

  2. Keep all-rounders in your playing XI team to earn more credit points from the selected players. If one player fails with the batting field, you can earn credit points if the all-rounder performs well on the bowling front.

  3. Go for the most potential picks. Potential picks are those who are consistent and have huge fantasy points.
    MyTeam11 provides the details of each player with his recent fantasy points and here, you can pick out your best potential picks.

  4. To avail more points in fantasy, the picks for the captain and vice-captain are really important. The whole game will rely on these two picks. The best suggestion for captain and vice-captain is, you should pick an all-rounder or an in-form batsman. If a wicket-keeper batsman or a striker bowler is in good form, try to pick him as VC.

  5. Read MyTeam11 Blogs for a detailed analysis of the game which includes the team preview, pitch report, key player and possible XI. It will also help you to create a best fantasy team and more knowledge about players’ performance in the ongoing series.

Winners of Indian T20 Fantasy League

FAQs

Indian T20 fantasy cricket league is a virtual game where you pick players from both teams and create the best fantasy XI. For each player, you get points basis on its real-time performance, such as total scoring runs, wickets, catches, boundaries, etc. 

It’s easy to join a contest for the Indian T20 Fantasy League 2021 on the MyTeam11 app. Install the app, pick an Indian T20 League match, pick your contest, and create your team.

The Indian T20 fantasy cricket league on MyTeam11 offers a maximum of 6 batsmen in one fantasy team. This number is also applicable to the bowling section. 

All-rounders and top-order batsmen are always safe and ideal picks for the captain and vice-captain. They can offer points in bulk if they get more chance in the game.

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