Popular and Fan Following Team in IPL(indian premium league) 2018 based on Social Media .
1 . Kolkata Knight Riders
In the First for most fan Following IPL team we have Kolkata Knight Riders. KKR is a cricket team representing the city of Kolkata in the Indian Premier League. Home ground of the Knight Riders is Eden Gardens, moreover it is the largest cricket stadium in India and also second largest in the world by seating capacity 66000.
Jacques Kallis is the Head coach of the Knight Riders. Moreover owners of the team is Bollywood Baadshah Shah Rukh Khan. Followers of the Shah Rukh Khan have also turned into followers of the team. Jay Mehta and Juhi Chawla also the owners of Knight Riders.
Parent organization : Red Chillies Entertainment.
Indian Premier League wins : 2 (2012, 2014).
Taking the first spot in the highest amount of fan Following IPL team and popular team Kolkata Knight Riders. Team Kolkata Knight Riders on Twitter they have total 29.2k tweets and 3.91 million followers.
2 . Mumbai Indians
The Mumbai Indians is a franchise cricket team representing the city of Mumbai, Maharashtra. Franchise is owned by India’s biggest conglomerate, Reliance Industries. Primary home ground of the Mumbai Indians is the Wankhede Stadium.
Team Mumbai Indians is the second most popular in the IPL based on their followers in the social media’s. Head coach of the team is Mahela Jayawardene Srilanka cricket player.
Moreover owner of the team is Neeta Ambani, whereas captain of the team is Rohit Sharma. Additionally team has won the IPL trophy three time in all 10 edition 2013, 2015 and also 2017 against RPS.
On Twitter they have huge amount of 4.91 million followers. Similarly on Instagram they have almost 1.7 million followers and also on Facebook they have 13 million fan followers. Thus Mumbai indians have total of 19.61 million followers.
7 . Delhi Daredevils
In the Seventh place for fan Following IPL team we have Delhi Daredevils. They are franchise cricket team representing the city of Delhi. As a result home ground of Delhi is Feroz Shah Kotla. Additionally they play their home matches at Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium in Chattisgarh. Moreover owner of the team is GMR Group and coach of Daredevils is Paddy Upton.
At start of 2018 seasson they named Gautam Gambhir as captain. But because of poor performane of the team Gautam Gambhir left captain position. Hence they made Shreyas Iyer as a new captain.
On socialmedia like Twitter Delhi Daredevils has 1.25 million followes, whereas on Instagram 420 k followers and also on Facebook 4.5 million fan followers. Total of 6.18 million followers on social media.
NOTE : The above information is till the 2018 edition of IPL.
Here is the list of all Teams and their fan following on social media.