IPL by now has created a sensation and the IPL teams are all in the limelight owing to their flamboyant owner and co-owners. The exhilarating bidding process in IPL is all the more responsible for creating all the hype and hoopla. There are in total eight IPL teams and is denoted by their respective top of the league captain.
List of eight IPL teams :Chennai Super Kings : The owner of Chennai Super Kings is India Cements. The captain of this team MS Dhoni gathered a whopping $1.5 million in the auction. This Chennai based franchise of IPL is being coached by Stephen Fleming.
Entire team of Chennai Super Kings
K B Arun Karthik
M S Dhoni (Captain)
Deccan Chargers : Deccan Chargers is the Hyderabad franchise of IPL and they won the second session of IPL in 2009. The coach of the team is Darren Lehmann and Adam Gilchrist, the captain.
Entire team of Deccan Chargers
Adam Gilchirst (Captain)
A Ashish Reddy
Dwaraka Ravi Teja
Delhi Daredevils : The Delhi franchise of IPL, the Delhi Daredevils is owned by the GMR Group, captained by Gautam Gambhir.
Entire team of Delhi Daredevils
AB de Villiers
Gautam Gambhir (Captain)
Kings XI Punjab : Kings XI Punjab is the Mohali based (Punjab) franchise of IPL. Kumar Sangakkara is the current captain of this team, which was earlier led by Yuvraj Singh. Additional venue at Dharamsala has been chosen for this team. The owners Preity Zinta and Ness Wadia added more gleam to the team.
Entire team of Kings XI Punjab
Reetinder Singh Sodhi
Kumar Sangakkara (Captain)
Kolkata Knight Riders : Kolkata Knight Riders is the Kolkata franchise of IPL, owned by Shah Rukh Khan. Sourav Ganguly is the captain and Dav Whatmore, the coach.
Entire team of Kolkata Knight Riders
Sourav Ganguly (Captain)
Laxmi Ratan Shukla
Mumbai Indians : The team Mumbai Indians is led by Sachin Tendulkar. Robin Singh is the coach and Reliance Industries is the owner.
Entire team of Mumbai Indians
K Syed Sahabuddin
Jean Paul Duminy
Sachin Tendulkar (Captain)
Rajasthan Royals : Rajasthan Royals is Jaipur franchise of IPL. Shane Warne is the captain as well as the coach of the team. This team bagged the first IPL trophy in 2008.
Entire team of Rajasthan Royals
Shane Warne (Captain)
Syed Ahmed Quadri
Royal Challengers Bangalore :Royal Challengers Bangalore is an IPL team in Bangalore. Vijay Mallya owns this team and Anil Kumble is the captain and Ray Jennings, the coach.