IPL Teams – Captains and Owners
The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a T20 cricket match tournament which is conducted every year by the Board for Cricket Control in India (BCCI). It was started in the year 2008. This tournament currently consists of 10 teams owned separately by various persons. Each and every team consists of players from all around the world. The names of teams, their captains and owners are listed below.
1.Chennai Super Kings
Captain: Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Owner: The team is owned by the India Cements owner Mr.N.K.Srinivasan.
Captain: Shane Warne
Owner: The team is owned by Shilpa Shetty, her husband Raj Kundra and Manoj Badale, the co-founder of Blenheim Chalcot.
3. Deccan Chargers
Captain: Kumar Sangakkara
Owner: The team is owned by Gayatri Reddy of Deccan Chronicle Corporation. She is the daughter of the T.Venkattaram Reddy. She heads the workings of the team.
4. Mumbai Indians
Captain: Sachin Tendulkar
Owner: The team is headed by the owner of Reliance Industries Limited, Mr. Mukesh Ambani. His wife Nita Ambani takes part in the workings of the team.
5. Royal Challengers Bangalore
Captain: Daniel Vettori
Owner: The team is owned by Vijay Mallya, who is the chairman of UB Group and Kingfisher Airlines.
6. Delhi Daredevils
Owner:The team is headed by the owner of GMR Group, Mr. G.M.Rao.
7.Kolkata Knight Riders
Owner: Shah Rukh Khan and his partner Jay Mehta who is the husband of Juhi Chawla
8.Kings XI Punjab
Captain: Adam Gilchrist
Owner: Preity Zinta and Ness Wadia. It is co-owned by Karan Paul, Chairman of Apeejay Surrendra Group and Mohit Burman of Dabur.
9. Kochi Tuskers Kerala
Owner:Rendezvous Sports World
10. Pune Warriors India
Owner:The team is owned by the chairman of Sahara Group, Mr.Subrata Roy.