Total 10 teams will be participating in the fifth edition of the Champions League. The tournament will be played across five cities in India — Jaipur, Ranchi, Delhi, Ahmedabad and Chandigarh.
Winners will get a prize money of $2.5 million, the highest in the history of club cricket tournament. The total prize money of the tournament is $6 million.
Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Royals, Chennai Super Kings will be representing India in the Champions League. Sunrisers Hyderabad and Otago Volts qualified for the main draw after fighting it out against Kandurata Maroons and Faisalabad Wolves.
After pipping Sunrisers Hyderabad, Otago Volts entered Group A where they will be locking horns with Mumbai Indians, Perth Scorchers, Lions and Rajasthan Royals.
Sunrisers Hyderabad will be in the Group B where they will be placed alongside Brisbane Heat, Trinidad and Tobago, Chennai Super Kings and Titans.