Rajasthan Royals beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by four wickets in a close final-over finish at Abu Dhabi.
Here's a look at 11 players who could emerge the top performers of this year's Indian Premier league. But a lot can change over the next seven weeks.
A team's coach is the unsung hero behind the scenes. In this edition of the Indian Premier League, here is a closer look at the men who plan off the field so that the players perform on it.