The 16th edition of the Indian Premier League ended with a bang. CSK emerged as champions after an exhilarating final at the Narendra Modi Arena in Ahmedabad. The final was delayed by a day due to a heavy downpour, and it looked like the winner would be determined with a spectacular finish.
This didn’t occur, and the fans were able to enjoy a full match between Gujarat Titans and Chennai Super Kings. Downpour tried to spoil the game again on hold day and almost did.
Chennai Super Kings’ (CSK) MS Dhoni won an IPL 2023 Final on Monday beyond 12 PM, to become five-time champions. CSK defeated the reigning champions Gujarat Titans by five wickets in Ahmedabad at the Narendra Modi Arena. All-rounder Ravindra Jadeda sealed the title with a sixe and four on the final ball.
CSK will receive Rs 20 crores for winning the championship for the 5th time in 14 years, while Hardik Paandya’s GT will take home Rs 13 crores for wrapping up other participants.
The five-time champions MI will receive Rs 7 crore after finishing in third place by losing the Qualifier 2. Krunal Pandya’s Lucknow Super Monsters will also win Rs 6.5 lakh for finishing in fourth position following the loss of Qualifier 1 to GT.
Shubman Gil, the GT opener, was the youngest winner of the IPL Orange Cap, at 25 years old. He scored 890 runs in seventeen matches after being excused from 39 in the IPL 2023 Final on Monday. Mohammad Shami, the GT pacer who secured the Purple Cap by taking 28 wickets in just 17 matches, won the Purple Cap and also received Rs 15 lakh.
Yashasvi, the Rajasthan Royals’ opener, was awarded the Rising Player of the year award. She will receive Rs 20 lakh for her 625 runs in 14 matches, including her lady IPL hundred. Jaiswal is 21 years old and has scored 625 runs, including a lady IPL 100.
The full list of winners from the IPL 2023 is now available:
Chennai Super Kings – Champions (Rs. 20 crore)
Runners-up (Rs 13 crore) – Gujarat Titans
First runners-up (Rs. 7 crore): Mumbai Indians
Second runners-up (Rs. 6.5 crores) – Lucknow Super Giants
The emerging player of the season is:Yashasvi Jaisewal (Rs 20 lakh).
Game changer of the Season (Rs. 12 lakh) :Shubman Gil
The perfect catch of the Season :Rashid Khan