IPL 4: Chennai Super Kings to play Kolkata Knight Riders in opener

Reigning Champions Chennai Super Kings will play Kolkata Knight Riders in the opening match of the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) on April 8, at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, in Chennai

 

Mumbai, February 17, 2011

 

By CricketCountry Staff

 

Reigning Champions Chennai Super Kings will play Kolkata Knight Riders in the opening match of the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) on April 8, at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, in Chennai. The preliminary schedule, released by the BCCI, has the ten franchises playing at 13 venues over 51 days. The schedule is still not confirmed and may undergo changes keeping in view the state assembly elections to be held in a number of the host venues.

 

To qualify for the final, the top four teams in the league will have to negotiate a new play-off system. The four play-off games after the league stage — as per the revised format announced last year — will be split evenly between the Wankhede Stadium and the MA Chidambaram Stadium, with Chennai hosting the final on May 28.

 

IPL 4 Schedule 

 

April 8, 2011 20:00 Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders, 1st IPL T20 Chennai

April 9, 2011 10:30 Deccan Chargers vs Rajasthan Royals, 2nd IPL T20 TBC

April 9, 2011 14:30 Team Kochi vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, 3rd IPL T20 TBC

April 10, 2011 10:30 Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians, 4th IPL T20 Delhi

April 10, 2011 14:30 Pune Warriors vs Kings XI Punjab, 5th IPL T20 Navi Mumbai

April 11, 2011 14:30 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Deccan Chargers, 6th IPL T20 TBC

April 12, 2011 10:30 Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Daredevils, 7th IPL T20 Jaipur

April 12, 2011 14:30 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians, 8th IPL T20 Bangalore

April 13, 2011 10:30 Pune Warriors vs Team Kochi, 9th IPL T20 Navi Mumbai

April 13, 2011 14:30 Kings XI Punjab vs Chennai Super Kings, 10th IPL T20 Mohali

April 14, 2011 14:30 Deccan Chargers vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, 11th IPL T20 TBC

April 15, 2011 10:30 Mumbai Indians vs Team Kochi, 12th IPL T20 TBC

April 15, 2011 14:30 Delhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders, 13th IPL T20 Delhi

April 16, 2011 10:30 Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, 14th IPL T20 Chennai

April 16, 2011 14:30 Deccan Chargers vs Kings XI Punjab, 15th IPL T20 TBC

April 17, 2011 10:30 Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders, 16th IPL T20 Jaipur

April 17, 2011 14:30 Pune Warriors vs Delhi Daredevils, 17th IPL T20 Navi Mumbai

April 18, 2011 14:30 Team Kochi vs Chennai Super Kings, 18th IPL T20 TBC

April 19, 2011 10:30 Delhi Daredevils vs Deccan Chargers, 19th IPL T20 Delhi

April 19, 2011 14:30 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals, 20th IPL T20 Bangalore

April 20, 2011 10:30 Mumbai Indians vs Pune Warriors, 21st IPL T20 TBC

April 20, 2011 14:30 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Team Kochi, 22nd IPL T20 TBC

April 21, 2011 14:30 Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals, 23rd IPL T20 Mohali

April 22, 2011 14:30 Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings, 24th IPL T20 TBC

April 23, 2011 10:30 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, 25th IPL T20 TBC

April 23, 2011 14:30 Delhi Daredevils vs Kings XI Punjab, 26th IPL T20 Delhi

April 24, 2011 10:30 Deccan Chargers vs Mumbai Indians, 27th IPL T20 TBC

April 24, 2011 14:30 Rajasthan Royals vs Team Kochi, 28th IPL T20 Jaipur

April 25, 2011 14:30 Chennai Super Kings vs Pune Warriors, 29th IPL T20 Chennai

April 26, 2011 14:30 Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, 30th IPL T20 Delhi

April 27, 2011 10:30 Pune Warriors vs Chennai Super Kings, 31st IPL T20 Navi Mumbai

April 27, 2011 14:30 Team Kochi vs Deccan Chargers, 32nd IPL T20 TBC

April 28, 2011 10:30 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab, 33rd IPL T20 TBC

April 28, 2011 14:30 Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians, 34th IPL T20 Jaipur

April 29, 2011 14:30 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Pune Warriors, 35th IPL T20 Bangalore

April 30, 2011 10:30 Team Kochi vs Delhi Daredevils, 36th IPL T20 TBC

April 30, 2011 14:30 Mumbai Indians vs Kings XI Punjab, 37th IPL T20 TBC

May 1, 2011 10:30 Rajasthan Royals vs Pune Warriors, 38th IPL T20 Jaipur

May 1, 2011 14:30 Chennai Super Kings vs Deccan Chargers, 39th IPL T20 Chennai

May 2, 2011 14:30 Delhi Daredevils vs Team Kochi, 40th IPL T20 Delhi

May 3, 2011 14:30 Deccan Chargers vs Kolkata Knight Riders, 41st IPL T20 TBC

May 4, 2011 10:30 Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals, 42nd IPL T20 Chennai

May 4, 2011 14:30 Pune Warriors vs Mumbai Indians, 43rd IPL T20 Navi Mumbai

May 5, 2011 10:30 Team Kochi vs Kolkata Knight Riders, 44th IPL T20 TBC

May 5, 2011 14:30 Deccan Chargers vs Delhi Daredevils, 45th IPL T20 TBC

May 6, 2011 20:00 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab, 46th IPL T20 Bangalore

May 7, 2011 10:30 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings, 47th IPL T20 TBC

May 7, 2011 14:30 Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Daredevils, 48th IPL T20 TBC

May 8, 2011 10:30 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Team Kochi, 49th IPL T20 Bangalore

May 8, 2011 14:30 Kings XI Punjab vs Pune Warriors, 50th IPL T20 Mohali

May 9, 2011 14:30 Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings, 51st IPL T20 Jaipur

May 10, 2011 10:30 Kings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians, 52nd IPL T20 Mohali

May 10, 2011 14:30 Deccan Chargers vs Pune Warriors, 53rd IPL T20 TBC

May 11, 2011 14:30 Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, 54th IPL T20 Jaipur

May 12, 2011 14:30 Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Daredevils, 55th IPL T20 Chennai

May 13, 2011 14:30 Team Kochi vs Kings XI Punjab, 56th IPL T20 TBC

May 14, 2011 10:30 Mumbai Indians vs Deccan Chargers, 57th IPL T20 TBC

May 14, 2011 14:30 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders, 58th IPL T20 Bangalore

May 15, 2011 10:30 Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils, 59th IPL T20 TBC

May 15, 2011 14:30 Team Kochi vs Rajasthan Royals, 60th IPL T20 TBC

May 16, 2011 14:30 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians, 61st IPL T20 TBC

May 17, 2011 14:30 Pune Warriors vs Deccan Chargers, 62nd IPL T20 TBC

May 18, 2011 10:30 Kings XI Punjab vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, 63rd IPL T20 TBC

May 18, 2011 14:30 Chennai Super Kings vs Team Kochi, 64th IPL T20 Chennai

May 19, 2011 14:30 Pune Warriors vs Kolkata Knight Riders, 65th IPL T20 TBC

May 20, 2011 14:30 Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals, 66th IPL T20 TBC

May 21, 2011 10:30 Kings XI Punjab vs Deccan Chargers, 67th IPL T20 TBC

May 21, 2011 14:30 Delhi Daredevils vs Pune Warriors, 68th IPL T20 Delhi

May 22, 2011 10:30 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings, 69th IPL T20 Bangalore

May 22, 2011 14:30 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals, 70th IPL T20 TBC

 

May 24, 2011 14:30 TBC vs TBC, Qualifier 1 IPL T20 TBC

 

May 25, 2011 14:30 TBC vs TBC, Eliminator IPL T20 TBC

 

May 27, 2011 14:30 TBC vs TBC, Qualifier 2 IPL T20 Chennai

 

May 28, 2011 14:30 TBC vs TBC, Final IPL T20 Chennai  

 

 

 

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