Indian Premier League (IPL) is back for the year 2018 and Mohali stadium is all set to hold Kings XI Punjab matches. Although the schedule has been shuffled for the Kings XI Punjab Mohali matches with the Indore matches for IPL 2018. As per the new schedule, Kings XI Punjab will be playing the first 3 matches in their home ground i.e Mohali IS Bindra Stadium (PCA Stadium).
Cricket lovers get a gala time with the biggest Cricket fest involving 60 matches of 8 teams being played at 10 different stadiums in India & that’s what IPL 2018 is all about. Out of 10 venues, PCA stadium Mohali is also one of the venues for IPL 2018 teams & it has been the home ground for Kings XI Punjab team headed by R. Ashwin as a captain.
IPL 2018 (Season 11): Kings XI Punjabi Mohali Matches New Schedule
A total of 3 matches will be played at the IS Bindra Stadium located in Phase 9 Mohali between Kings XI Punjab vs Chennai super kings, Sunrise Hyderabad & Delhi Daredevils respectively during IPL Season 11. Last year the team played 4 matches on their home ground. And here’s the new schedule of Kings XI Punjab matches of IPL 2018 to be played at Mohali-
Kings XI Punjab Vs Chennai Super Kings on 15th April 2018 from 8 pm onwards
Kings XI Punjab Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad from 8 pm onwards on 19th April 2018
Kings XI Punjab Vs Delhi Daredevils on 22nd April 2018 from 8 pm
Although the reshuffling comes as a bonus for Indore because now the teams will play a total of 4 matches in the city instead of 3 during the IPL Season 11. And Indore will now host the IPL matches on 4, 6, 12 & 14 May 2018 of Kings XI Punjab with Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Royals, Kolkata Knight Riders & Royal Challengers Bengaluru respectively.
Reason for Swapping Kings 11 IPL 2018 schedule of Mohali with Indore Matches
The rescheduling of IPL 2018 Mohali & Indore matches has been carried out in accordance with the logistic issues. Recently Chandigarh Airport has announced the closing of the same from 12 to 31st May 2018 for the renovation purpose. And the IPL Governing body has taken the decision for the same to avoid inconvenience to the teams & the players during the IPL 2018 matches in Mohali.
Its time gear up your strength & stamina to support your favorite team & players at PCA Stadium Mohali this April during the IPL 2018. 60 days long IPL 11 journey is all set to get started on 7th April at Wankhede Stadium (Mumbai) with the match of Mumbai Indians & Chennai Super Kings. Whereas the finals of IPL 2018 will also be played at the same venue on 27th May 2018.