IPL Huffs and Puffs
Each team has its own color, its own charm, its own set of young, exciting and Experienced players
10 teams - 2 new teams and Of the 8 existing teams, six teams have changed the personnel. New captains, slightly new format in the knowck out stages, a exciting IPL 4 has begun well.
Previous Winners and Runners Up! -- CSK and Mumbai retained many of there players. One can say this was a smart move but we will get to know by the end of the season how there tried and tested players perform
RCB and Deccan - These teams played well in the 2nd season and they have completely new look team. Getting adjusted teams is just not easy for fans and it will take a while fo us to recognize potential stars in RCB
Kochi and Pune - Two new franchises add a lot of color and glamour to the IPL. Two very good teams and all we can say is IPL is complete with 10 cities in india and 10 franchises fighting for the top glory in the premier league of india.
Time outs are well timed - Batting and Bowling sides can refresh and rethink there stratgies at crucial stages of the match plus the fact the time outs dont take long is a good reason for teams to utilize it well
New Format : Knock out stage is taylor made for top teams in IPL. First two teams will get one more chance if they lose out in the first match. This really goes well with teams that are consistent and deservedly so ...
All in All, IPL is sure going to prove again that its one of the Premiere Tournaments in the world ..
A True RCB Fan,