The Indian Premier League, popularly known as IPL is among the biggest cricket events organized annually in India. Its inception dates back to the year 2007 when the BCCI committee announced this mega championship of cricket under the chairmanship of Lalit Modi. Since then, IPL has been ruling the heart of cricket fans and the present season, that is Tata IPL 2022 commenced on March 26 and is celebrating its 15th successful ceremony with millions of fans staying connected through stadiums, televisions, internet screening, radio, and more! Continue reading to know the IPL winner list along with the runner-up teams and get details about the captains and men of the matches who got unbeatable victories in this outstanding championship over the years.
IPL Previous Season Winners
The last season of the Premier League, that is IPL 2021 was won by the Chennai super kings by 27 runs over the Kolkata Knight Riders. The Kolkata team achieved 165 runs while losing 9 wickets in 20 overs. Whereas CSK secured 192 runs by losing 3 wickets and marked the 4th IPL victory in their pocket.
IPL Winners & Runner-Ups List (2008 to 2021)
The following are the IPL winners over the years including the runner-up and challenge details
|Year||Winner||Won by||Runner up||Venue|
|2008||Rajasthan Royals||3 wickets||Chennai Super Kings||Mumbai|
|2009||Deccan Chargers||6 runs||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Johannesburg|
|2010||Chennai Super Kings||22 runs||Mumbai Indians||Mumbai|
|2011||Chennai Super Kings||58 runs||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Chennai|
|2012||Kolkata Knight Riders||5 wickets||Chennai Super Kings||Chennai|
|2013||Mumbai Indians||23 runs||Chennai Super Kings||Kolkata|
|2014||Kolkata Knight Riders||3 wickets||Kings XI Punjab||Bangalore|
|2015||Mumbai Indians||41 runs||Chennai Super Kings||Kolkata|
|2016||Sunrisers Hyderabad||8 runs||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Bangalore|
|2017||Mumbai Indians||1 run||Rising Pune Supergiants||Hyderabad|
|2018||Chennai Super Kings||8 wickets||Sunrisers Hyderabad||Mumbai|
|2019||Mumbai Indians||1 run||Chennai Super Kings||Hyderabad|
|2020||Mumbai Indians||5 wickets||Delhi Capitals||Dubai|
|2021||Chennai Super Kings||27 runs||Kolkata Knight Riders||Dubai|
List of the IPL Winners with Captain and Man of the Match
|Year||Winner||Captain||Man of the Match||Player of the Series|
|2008||Rajasthan Royals||Shane Warne||Yusuf Pathan||Shane Watson|
|2009||Deccan Chargers||Adam Gilchrist||Anil Kumble||Adam Gilchrist|
|2010||Chennai Super Kings||MS Dhoni||Suresh Raina||Sachin Tendulkar|
|2011||Chennai Super Kings||MS Dhoni||Murali Vijay||Chris Gayle|
|2012||Kolkata Knight Riders||Gautam Gambhir||Manvinder Bisla||Sunil Narine|
|2013||Mumbai Indians||Rohit Sharma||Kieron Pollard||Shane Watson|
|2014||Kolkata Knight Riders||Gautam Gambhir||Manish Pandey||Glenn Maxwell|
|2015||Mumbai Indians||Rohit Sharma||Rohit Sharma||Andre Russell|
|2016||Sunrisers Hyderabad||David Warner||Ben Cutting||Virat Kohli|
|2017||Mumbai Indians||Rohit Sharma||Krunal Pandya||Ben Stokes|
|2018||Chennai Super Kings||MS Dhoni||Shane Watson||Sunil Narine|
|2019||Mumbai Indians||Rohit Sharma||Jasprit Bumrah||Andre Russell|
|2020||Mumbai Indians||Rohit Sharma||Trent Boult||Jofra Archer|
|2021||Chennai Super Kings||MS Dhoni||Faf du Plessis||Harshal Patel|
Teams with Maximum IPL Wins
Uptil now, the Mumbai Indians have remained to be most successful Indian Premier League team and marked to be the champions for five times, followed by the Chennai Super Kings who have been victorious in four leagues. Here are the names of IPL teams with their respective victories:
|IPL Team||IPL Trophy||IPL Winner|
|Mumbai Indians||5 times||2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2020|
|Chennai Super Kings||4 times||2010, 2011, 2018, 2021|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||2 times||2012, 2014|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||1 time||2016|
|Rajasthan Royals||1 time||2008|
|Deccan Chargers||1 time||2009|
All Seasons IPL Winners List with Detail
There is always a story behind an unbeatable success. The following are the details about the IPL cup winners list across the seasons:
1. Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2008 (1st season)
The finale of the first season was held between Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals at DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai. Shaun Marsh of Kings XI Punjab was the highest run-scorer, and Sohil Tanvir of RR grabbed the maximum wickets in the series. Shane Watson of the Rajasthan Royals was declared the player of the series.
2. Deccan Chargers in IPL 2009 (2nd season)
The second season of IPL was conducted in South Africa with the finale being fought between Deccan Chargers and Royal Challengers Bangalore. Matthew Hayden of Chennai Super Kings was the highest run-scorer for the series, whereas RP Singh of Deccan Chargers got the maximum wickets.
3. Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2010 (3rd season)
The third IPL championship was won by the Chennai Super Kings and the series was held in India with the final challenge between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians. Sachin Tendulkar won the title of the highest run-scorer, whereas Pragyan Ojha of Deccan Chargers took the maximum wickets in the tournament.
4. Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2011 (4th season)
The fourth season of IPL was held between 10 teams in India. The finale of this championship was held in Chennai between Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore. Chris Gayle of Kolkata Knight Riders was the highest run-scorer in this tournament and Lasith Malinga of Mumbai Indians captured maximum wickets.
5. Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2012 (5th season)
The fifth season of IPL was between 8 teams with the final challenge featuring a memorable face-off between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders. Chris Gayle scored the highest runs in this championship and played for Royal Challengers Bangalore in this series. Morne Morkel took the highest wickets in this championship. Sunil Narine was the player of the championship who played for Kolkata Knight Riders.
6. Mumbai Indians in IPL 2013 (6th season)
The sixth IPL series was organized in India and the final championship was conducted between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians. Michael Hussy of Chennai scored the highest runs and Morne Morkel of Delhi Daredevils for the highest wickets. Shane Watson was declared the man of the series during this championship.
7. Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2014 (7th season)
The finale of the IPL 7 was held between Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab. Robin Uthappa of Kolkata Knight Riders earned the title of highest run-scorer, whereas Mohit Sharma of Gujarat Titans got the maximum wickets. Glen Maxwell was acknowledged for the overall play in this series.
8. Mumbai Indians in 2015 (8th season)
The 8th championship of IPL was organized in India with the final match between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings. David Warner who was the captain of Sunrisers Hyderabad earned the title of highest run-scorer, and Dwayne Bravo of CSK was the highest wicket-taker during the tournament. Andre Russell of KKR was titled to be the player of the match.
9. Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2016 (9th season)
Again the 9th season was organized in India. The finale of this championship was held between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Royal Challengers Bangalore. Virat Kohli of Royal Challengers Bangalore got to be the highest run-scorer, whereas Bhuvaneshvar Kumar of Sunrisers Hydrabad grabbed maximum wickets.
10. Mumbai Indians in 2017 (10th season)
The tenth season of the IPL was organized across India and Mumbai Indians and Pune reached the final match. David Warner of Sunrisers Hyderabad gained the highest run, whereas Bhuvaneshvar Kumar of Sunrisers Hydrabad got the title of highest wicket-taker. Ben Strok of Pune was titled to be the player of the tournament.
11. Chennai Super Kings in 2018 (11th season)
The final match of the 11th season of the Indian Premier League was between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings. Kane Williamson of Sunrisers Hyderabad had got the title of highest run-scorer, whereas Andrew Tye of Kings XI Punjab grabbed the maximum number of wickets.
12. Mumbai Indians in 2019 (12th season)
The finale of the 12th season of IPL was between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings and this was the fourth time when both the teams were facing each other in the IPL final. David Warner of SunRisers Hyderabad and Imran Tahir of Chennai Super Kings gained the title of highest run-scorer and wicket-taker respectively.
13. Mumbai Indians in 2020 (13th season)
IPL 2020 was held in Abu Dhabi and Dubai and the final match was between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals. Ishan Kishan scored the maximum runs for Mumbai Indians this season, whereas Kagiso Rabada of Delhi Capitals’ grabbed the maximum number of wickets.
14. Chennai Super Kings in 2021 (14th season)
In the last season of the Indian Premier League, Chennai Super Kings defeated the Kolkata Knight Riders to win the championship. The finale was held at the Dubai International Stadium. Ruturaj Gaikwad of CSK scored maximum runs which counted a total of 635. Harshal Patel of Royal Challengers Bangalore bagged the maximum wickets in this tournament.
IPL Teams Over the Years
There had been numerous ups and downs when it comes to IPL team formations as some remained unbeatable and some got dissolved over the years. This year a few new teams hit the ground and are currently ruling the hearts of cricket admirers with their flawless gaming manoeuvres. Here are the current IPL teams and their respective owners and captains:
|Chennai Super Kings||2008||N. Srinivasan||Ravindra Jadeja|
|Delhi Capitals||2008||Sajjan Jindal & G M Rao||Rishabh Pant|
|Gujarat Titans||2022||Steve Koltes, Donald Mackenzie, and Rolly van Rappard||Hardik Pandya|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||2008||Shah Rukh Khan, Juhi Chawla, and Jay Mehta||Shreyas Iyer|
|Lucknow Super Giants||2022||Sanjiv Goenka||KL Rahul|
|Mumbai Indians||2008||Mukesh Ambani||Rohit Sharma|
|Punjab Kings||2008||Mohit Burman, Ness Wadia, Preity Zinta, and Karan Paul||Mayank Agarwal|
|Rajasthan Royals||2008||Manoj Badale, Lachlan Murdoch, and Gerry Cardinale||Sanju Samson|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||2008||Prathmesh Mishra||Faf du Plessis|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||2013||Kalanithi Maran||Kane Williamson|
Frequently Asked Questions about IPL Winners List
Q) Which team won the maximum IPL titles?
A) The Mumbai Indians have until now won the maximum titles of IPL championships. They have won 5 tournaments.
Q) Who was the winner of IPL 2021?
A) The Chennai Super Kings won the championship of IPL 2021 by defeating the Kolkata Knight Riders.
Q) Who is the maximum rum gainer in IPL?
A) Virat Kohli of the Royal Challengers Bangalore has earned the maximum run score in the IPL. Till now, he has scored 5878 runs.
Q) Who has taken the maximum wickets in IPL?
A) Lasith Malinga of Mumbai Indians grabbed the maximum number of wickets in IPL and has taken 170 wickets.