Indian Premier League: The IPL has been won by six different teams over the course of 11 editions. Here is a list of all those who have won the tournament and have featured in the final.
Chennai Super Kings will start the IPL 2019 as the defending champions. (IPL Photo)
The Indian Premier League began in 2008, a year after the Indian cricket team won the inaugural edition of the World T20 against Pakistan in a thrilling final. What started as an ambitious project 11 years ago, is now considered as the best Twenty20 league in the world.
Chennai Super Kings is the most successful IPL team, having won the tournament three times and having finished runners-up on four occasions. Mumbai Indians is the other team to have lifted the IPL title on three occasions while they have finished second once.
Shane Watson and Sunil Narine have both received the Player of the Series trophy twice in the tournament’s history and have been one of the most valuable players for their franchisees in the IPL.
As it is time for the 2019 edition of the Indian Premier League, we take a look at all the winners from the previous editions.
|YEAR||WINNERS||RUNNERS-UP||VENUE OF FINAL||PLAYER OF THE SERIES|
|2008||Rajasthan Royals||Chennai Super Kings||Mumbai||Shane Watson|
|2009||Deccan Chargers||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Johannesburg||Adam Gilchrist|
|2010||Chennai Super Kings||Mumbai Indians||Mumbai||Sachin Tendulkar|
|2011||Chennai Super Kings||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Chennai||Chris Gayle|
|2012||Kolkata Knight Riders||Chennai Super Kings||Chennai||Sunil Narine|
|2013||Mumbai Indians||Chennai Super Kings||Kolkata||Shane Watson|
|2014||Kolkata Knight Riders||Kings XI Punjab||Bangalore||Glenn Maxwell|
|2015||Mumbai Indians||Chennai Super Kings||Kolkata||Andre Russell|
|2016||Sunrisers Hyderabad||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Bangalore||Virat Kohli|
|2017||Mumbai Indians||Rising Pune Supergiants||Hyderabad||Ben Stokes|
|2018||Chennai Super Kings||Sunrisers Hyderabad||Mumbai||Sunil Narine|