The tournament opener will take place at the Wankhede Stadium, it was announced today. The final on May 29 will also be played in Mumbai. A total of 60 matches (including the 4 play-offs) will be played over a period of 51 days, in the ninth season of the tournament.

The schedule for the Indian Premier League 2016 is out. The tournament will be played from April 4 to May 29, 2016.

This time IPL 2016 consist 8 team which include-

1 . Mumbai Indians.

2. Royal Challengers Bangalore.

3. Sunrisers Hyderabad.

4. Kings XI Punjab.

5. Kolkata Knight Riders.

6. Delhi Daredevils.

7. Rising Pune Supergiants.

8. Gujarat Lions.

IPL 2016 Time Table

Date
Match
Venue
Time
09-04-2016
Mumbai Indians vs Rising PuneSupergiants
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
08:00
10-04-2016
Kolkata Knight Riders vs DelhiDaredevils
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
08:00
11-04-2016
Kings XI Punjab vs Gujarat Lions
Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali
08:00
12-04-2016
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
.M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
08:00
13-04-2016
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
08:00
14-04-2016
Gujarat Lions vs Rising Pune Supergiants
Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
08:00
15-04-2016
Delhi Daredevils vs Kings XI Punjab
Ferozeshah Kotla, Delhi
08:00
16-04-2016
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders
Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
04:00
16-04-2016
Mumbai Indians vs Gujarat Lions
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
08:00
17-04-2016
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Daredevils
M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
08:00
18-04-2016
Sunrisers Hyderabad Vs Mumbai Indians
Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
08:00
19-04-2016
Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders
Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali
08:00
20-04-2016
Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
08:00
21-04-2016
Gujarat Lions vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
08:00
22-04-2016
Rising Pune Supergiants vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
.MCA International Stadium, Pune
08:00
23-04-2016
Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians
Ferozeshah Kotla, Delhi
04:00
23-04-2016
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kings XI Punjab
Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
08:00
24-04-2016
Gujarat Lions vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
04:00
24-04-2016
Rising Pune Supergiants vs Kolkata Knight Riders
.MCA International Stadium, Pune
08:00
25-04-2016
Kings XI vs Mumbai Indians
Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali
08:00
26-04-2016
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rising Pune Supergiants
Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
08:00
27-04-2016
Delhi Daredevils Vs Gujarat Lions
Ferozeshah Kotla, Delhi
08:00
28-04-2016
Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
08:00
29-04-2016
Rising Pune Supergiants vs Gujarat Lions
.MCA International Stadium, Pune
08:00
30-04-2016
Delhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders
Ferozeshah Kotla, Delhi
04:00
30-04-2016
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
08:00
01-05-2016
Gujarat Lions vs Kings XI Punjab
Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
04:00
01-05-2016
Rising Pune Supergiants vs Mumbai Indians
.MCA International Stadium, Pune
08:00
02-05-2016
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders
.M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
08:00
03-05-2016
Gujarat Lions vs Delhi Daredevils
Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
08:00
04-05-2016
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
08:00
05-05-2016
Delhi Daredevils vs Rising Pune Supergiants
Ferozeshah Kotla, Delhi
08:00
06-05-2016
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Gujarat Lions
Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
08:00
07-05-2016
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rising Pune Supergiants
.M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
04:00
07-05-2016
Kings XI Punjab VS Delhi Daredevils
Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur
08:00
08-05-2016
Mumbai Indians VS Sunrisers Hyderabad
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
04:00
08-05-2016
Kolkata Knight Riders VS Gujarat Lions
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
08:00
09-05-2016
Kings XI Punjab VS Royal Challengers Bangalore
Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur
08:00
10-05-2016
Rising Pune Supergiants VS Sunrisers Hyderabad
MCA International Stadium, Pune
08:00
11-05-2016
Royal Challengers Bangalore VS Mumbai Indians
M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
08:00
12-05-2016
Sunrisers Hyderabad VS Delhi Daredevils
Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
04:00
13-05-2016
Mumbai Indians VS Kings XI Punjab
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
08:00
14-05-2016
Royal Challengers Bangalore VS Gujarat Lions
M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
04:00
14-05-2016
Kolkata Knight Riders VS Rising Pune Supergiants
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
08:00
15-05-2016
Mumbai Indians VS Delhi Daredevils
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
04:00
15-05-2016
Kings XI Punjab VS Sunrisers Hyderabad
Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur
08:00
16-05-2016
Kolkata Knight Riders VS Royal Challengers Bangalore
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
08:00
17-05-2016
Rising Pune Supergiants VS Delhi Daredevils
MCA International Stadium, Pune
08:00
18-05-2016
Royal Challengers Bangalore VS Kings XI Punjab
M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
08:00
19-05-2016
Gujarat Lions VS Kolkata Knight Riders
TBC, TBC
08:00
20-05-2016
Delhi Daredevils VS Sunrisers Hyderabad
Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium, Raipur
08:00
21-05-2016
Rising Pune Supergiants VS Kings XI Punjab
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
04:00
21-05-2016
Gujarat Lions VS Mumbai Indians
TBC, TBC
08:00
22-05-2016
Kolkata Knight Riders VS Sunrisers Hyderabad
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
04:00
22-05-2016
Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium, Raipur
08:00
KNOCKOUT STAGE
Date
Match
Venue
Time
24-05-2016
Qualifier 1: TBC vs TBC
M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
08:00
25-05-2016
Eliminator: TBC vs TBC
MCA International Stadium, Pune
08:00
27-05-2016
Qualifier 2: TBC vs TBC
MCA International Stadium, Pune
08:00
29-05-2016
Final: TBC vs TBC
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
08:00

The opening match will see champions Mumbai Indians face off against debutants Rising Pune Supergiants at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.