In the final match of IPL 2023 played on Sunday, Gujarat Titans created history by winning the IPL title in its very first season. The team led by Hardik Pandya defeated Rajasthan Royals by 7 wickets. Batting first after winning the toss, the Rajasthan team could score only 130 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in 20 overs. In reply, Gujarat won the title by losing 3 wickets in 18.1 overs.
Gujarat Titans have become the 7th team ever to win the IPL title. Earlier Rajasthan Royals (1 time), Chennai Super Kings (4 times), Kolkata Knight Riders (2 times), Mumbai Indians (5 times), Deccan Chargers (1 time), and Sunrisers Hyderabad (1 time) have won the title. This is only the second time a team has won the title in its first season. Earlier this feat was done by Rajasthan Royals in 2008.
IPL was organized for the first time in 2008. This was the 15th edition of the IPL in 2023. IPL 2023 got a new champion after the 5 seasons. Mumbai Indians have maintained their record of winning most IPL titles. MI has won 5 IPL titles so far. While with 4 titles Chennai Super Kings are in the second position in winning the IPL titles.
Until the year 2023, which means up to the 14th season, the completion was of 8 teams. In 2023 two news teams Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super Giants added to the competition. Both teams made their position in the playoffs and the Team Gujarat won the title this year too.
Winner's List of All Season
|Year||IPL Winner Team|
|2010||Chennai Super Kings|
|2011||Chennai Super Kings|
|2012||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|2014||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|2018||Chennai Super Kings|
|2021||Chennai Super Kings|