The Lucknow Super Giants, who made their debut in the 2022 season, came in fourth place and had a lackluster debut.
Each of the 10 participating teams will play 7 home matches and 7 away matches. Each group will consist of 5 teams. Group A includes the Lucknow Super Giants as well as MI, KKR, RR, and DC. The event will feature a total of 70 league games, including 18 doubleheaders.
LSG Schedule 2023
LSG Schedule 2023: As per IPL Schedule 2023, Lucknow will lock horns with Delhi Capitals to play the first match on April 1 at Lucknow. Following are the details of the LSG Schedule 2023/IPL 2023 LSG Schedule:
|3||April 1, 2023||Lucknow Super Giants vs Delhi Capitals||Lucknow||7:30 PM|
|6||April 3, 2023||Chennai Super Kings vs Lucknow Super Giants||Chennai||7:30 PM|
|10||April 7, 2023||Lucknow Super Giants vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||Lucknow||7:30 PM|
|15||April 10, 2023||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Lucknow Super Giants||Bengaluru||7:30 PM|
|21||April 15, 2023||Lucknow Super Giants vs Punjab Kings||Lucknow||7:30 PM|
|26||April 19, 2023||Rajasthan Royals vs Lucknow Super Giants||Jaipur||7:30 PM|
|30||April 22, 2023||Lucknow Super Giants vs Gujarat Titans||Lucknow||3:30 PM|
|38||April 28, 2023||Punjab Kings vs Lucknow Super Giants||Mohali||7:30 PM|
|43||May 1, 2023||Lucknow Super Giants vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||Lucknow||7:30 PM|
|46||May 4, 2023||Lucknow Super Giants vs Chennai Super Kings||Lucknow||3:30 PM|
|51||May 7, 2023||Gujarat Titans vs Lucknow Super Giants||Ahmedabad||3:30 PM|
|58||May 13, 2023||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Lucknow Super Giants||Hyderabad||3:30 PM|
|63||May 16, 2023||Lucknow Super Giants vs Mumbai Indians||Lucknow||7:30 PM|
|68||May 20, 2023||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants||Kolkata||7:30 PM|
LSG Captain 2023 Player List
KL Rahul, Marcus Stoinis, Quinton de Kock, Karan Sharma, Manan Vohra, Ayush Badoni, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohsin Khan, Mark Wood, Mayank Yadav, Kunal Pandya, Avesh Khan, Kayal Mayer, Krishnappa, Gautam Deepak Hooda
IPL 2023 Format
The format of the IPL 2023 season will be the same as the previous year but there will be modifications in the venues. These are the details of the IPL 2023 Format:
The 10 teams are divided into two groups of five.
A random draw was utilized to establish the groupings and who plays whom across the groups once and twice.
In the group stage, each team plays 14 games facing the other four teams in their group two times each (one home and one away game), four teams in the other group once, and the last team two times.
IPL Points Table system: The team winning a match will be awarded 2 points. The losing team will not collect any points. In event of a tie or no result, both teams will be awarded 1 point.
A four-game playoff stage following the Page playoff system is held after the group stage. Four games will be played in the playoffs:
Qualification 1: between the teams rated first and second in the group stage.
Eliminator: between the teams ranked third and fourth in the group stage.
Qualification 2: between the loser of Qualifier 1 and the winner of the Eliminator.
Final: between the winners of Qualifiers 1 and 2.
IPL 2023 New Regulations
IPL 2023 New Rules: BCCI adopted Impact Player Rule in IPL 2023 season and bring up a huge change in IPL history. Apart from this, the tournament will follow the last edition’s rules. These are the details of the IPL 2023 rules:
IPL 2023 to have two DRS for each inning.
Upon a catch dismissal, irrespective of whether the batsmen have crossed or not the incoming batsman will take the strike, except if it’s the last ball of the over
If any team fails to establish their playing XI owing to COVID-19, the BCCI will attempt to reschedule the game later in the IPL 2023.
If rescheduling won’t be possible then IPL Technical Team will see the situation.
In Playoffs/Final: If Super Over or consecutive Super Overs can’t be completed due to some cause then the team that has finished higher in the league will be declared as the winner.
What is Impact Player Rule
An impact Player can only be an Indian player unless there are fewer than 4 overseas players in the Playing XI.
Only an overseas player who is part of 4 substitutes named in the squad sheet can be used as an Impact Player. If a side introduces an overseas player as an Impact Player in a match, in no scenario may a 5th overseas player take the pitch.
Teams need to pick 4 substitutes along with the playing X1 at toss time & out of 4, only one can be used as an impact player.
Captain will nominate the Impact Player
Impact Player can be introduced before the start of the innings, after the conclusion of the over, or after the fall of a wicket, or after the batter retires anytime throughout the over.
A Player who is replaced by an Impact Player (“Replaced Player”) can no longer take part in the balance of the match and is also not authorized to return as a substitute fielder.
The BCCI certifies that an Impact Player cannot act as a captain.
An Impact Player can enter in lieu of a retiring batter who will be allowed to come later if need be.
Both teams are allowed to utilize one Impact Player per match. It is, however, not compulsory. It is up to teams whether they choose to use the Impact Player or not.
If a player gets wounded while fielding mid-over, he can no longer take part in the contest if the side inserts
Impact Player to replace him.
In case of an injury to the impact player during the match, a substitute fielder is allowed to field in place of an injured player only if umpires are pleased.
The substitute shall not bowl or act as captain.
Penalty time for the batting and fielding teams will apply to the player off the field for the substitute as per the playing conditions.