After the excitement of a record breaking tournament that was the 2015 Cricket World Cup, cricket fans have no time to take a breath as the worlds best cricketers meet in India to take part in the 8th season of the IPL. IPL 8 kicks off tonight with the opening ceremony and play starts tomorrow the 8th of April with the Kolkata Knight Riders taking on the Mumbai Indians.

Just like in the World Cup, Spartan ambassadors are set to leave their mark all over IPL 8 with a total of 9 ambassadors involved in this years tournament. 8 Spartan ambassadors will be taking the field and 1 will be taking the helm as they look towards IPL glory.

If the 2015 Cricket World Cup is anything to go by, IPL 8 will be a relentless run-fest which will be the most exciting tournament to date. You will not want to miss a second of the action. Below is a list of the Spartan ambassadors and the teams they will be playing for/coaching:

Spartan Ambassador

IPL Team

MS Dhoni (Captain) CSK
Chris Gayle RCB
Mitchell Johnson KXIP
Eoin Morgan SRH
Aiden Blizzard MI
David Wiese RCB
Gurinder Sandhu DD
Johan Botha KKR
Daniel Vettori (Coach) RCB


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