Indian Premier League or popularly known as IPL is a professional T20 cricket league in India. It is the biggest and most popular T20 cricket league in the world started in the year 2008. IPL is the most-attended cricket league and ranks sixth among all sports leagues in the world. The estimated brand value of IPL was US$3.2 billion in 2014.
Total eight teams play each year to become IPL champions. Till now, total 11 teams have has tasted the IPL but only five teams have won the IPL title. Indian Premier League IPL 2016 total prize money is around ₹47 crore ($7 million).
Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, and Kolkata Knight Riders have become the IPL winners twice while Rajasthan Royals, Sunrises Hyderabad and Deccan Chargers have won once till date. Mumbai Indians are the current IPL champions having won the 2015 season against Chennai Super Kings. Let’s have a look at IPL winners list from 2008 to 2016 with the result, year and runner-ups teams.
IPL Winners List from 2008 to 2016
|2008||Rajasthan Royals||Royals won by 3 wickets||Chennai Super Kings|
|2009||Deccan Chargers||Chargers won by 6 runs||Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|2010||Chennai Super Kings||Super Kings won by 22 runs||Mumbai Indians|
|2011||Chennai Super Kings||Super Kings won by 58 runs||Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|2012||Kolkata Knight Riders||Knight Riders won by 5 wickets||Chennai Super Kings|
|2013||Mumbai Indians||Indians won by 23 runs||Chennai Super Kings|
|2014||Kolkata Knight Riders||Knight Riders won by 3 wickets||Kings XI Punjab|
|2015||Mumbai Indians||Indians won by 41 runs||Chennai Super Kings|
|2016||Sunrisers Hyderabad||SRH won by 8 runs||Royal Challengers Bangalore|
Indian Premier League Current Teams
Here are all the eight teams who will fight to become IPL 2016 winners.
|Kings XI Punjab||Mohali||Punjab||2008|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||Kolkata||West Bengal||2008|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||Bangalore||Karnataka||2008|
|Rising Pune Supergiants||Pune||Maharashtra||2016|