The IPL 2023 has begun with much flair – there is a lot to look forward to with this season of the tournament. After 3 years, the IPL has finally returned to the ‘home and away’ format of play, with every team hosting matches in their own city. This not only gives fans more matches to watch but also the opportunity to see their favourite teams play live in their own cities.
Betting on the IPL
Like every year, there is also massive interest in betting on the IPL – with millions of Indian punters deepening their experience of the tournament by betting on the outcomes. Satbet has already been reviewed by many Indian bookmaker review sites in India, such as MyBettingSites.com India and MyBetting.in. These positive reviews have gone a long way in getting us more players this IPL season.
With IPL betting season comes the concern of which team will be securing a victory this season. In this article, we will take a look at the top five contenders who we believe could be winning the IPL 2023.
Who Will Win IPL 2023? Top 5 Predictions
GUJARAT TITANS IN THE IPL
The defending champions from last year remain one of the top contenders for the IPL trophy this year as well. The Titans return with the team that won them the last championship, under the dynamic leadership of Hardik Pandya.
With a team of seasoned players such as Rashid Khan, Shubhman Gill, David Miller, and Mohammed Shami. The Gujarat Titans look like they are in fine form for yet another strong season. They will definitely make the playoffs, and perhaps win another IPL trophy this year.
Rajasthan Royals dazzled fans with their performance last year when they made it to the finals with their strong teamwork and a collection of talented players. Under the leadership of Sanju Samson, the Rajasthan Royals have already shown their amazing performance in the first few matches of the tournament.
Jos Buttler proved his worth last season and might just become the trump card needed by Rajasthan Royals to drive them into victory this year.
ROYAL CHALLENGERS BANGALORE
Royal Challengers Bangalore has yet to win an IPL title, despite coming close to it a few times in the past. Last year, they finished fourth on the table, but they do have the calibre to be going further this season.
Virat Kohli is obviously the star power in the team, with Faf du Plessis as the captain of the team. There are a lot of other talents in the team as well, but there are also some setbacks as Glenn Maxwell returns from an injury and some more players remain to be tested.
Like RCB, Delhi Capitals has not yet won the IPL – could 2023 be their lucky year? A lot is yet to be seen. While the Delhi Capitals have not shown the best performance in the first couple of matches in the tournament. They should not be considered fully out of the game.
One of their biggest setbacks this year has to be the absence of their captain. Rishabh Pant, due to an injury. However, David Warner has stepped in as the captain, who also led the Sunrisers Hyderabad to their victory in 2016. So there may yet be hope for Delhi.
SUNRISERS HYDERABAD IN THE IPL
Sunrisers Hyderabad have had a few rough seasons, including their lukewarm performance in 2022. However, having made significant changes to the team, Sunrisers Hyderabad may just be a contender for the IPL 2023 trophy.
Under a new captain, Aiden Markam, who just led his team in the inaugural SA20 league. Sunrisers Eastern Cape, to victory, SRH has the potential to turn its performance around this year. The team has also brought in talented players like Mayank Agarwal, Harry Brook, and Adil Rashid to help its case.