Gurugram: IPL 2020 begins on Saturday and the betting market will also be active. According to bookies around the city, the last year's winner Mumbai Indians are the bookies' first choice and have a price of Rs 4.90 while Sunrisers Hyderabad is named after Mumbai, with a price of Rs 5.60.
Just days before the launch of the IPL in UAE, Gurugram police have issued instructions to its intelligence wing, crime branch unit and station house officer (SHO) of all districts to keep an eye on the bookies and to collect information about the culprits. On the other hand, speculators have started working hiding from the police eye. In view of Mumbai Indians' past performance, the bookies have picked Rohit Sharma as their favourite player.
Mumbai Indians have a current price of Rs 4.90 in IPL. It is followed by Sunrisers Hyderabad with a price of Rs 5.60. Chennai Super Kings Rs5, Royal Challengers Bangalore Rs6.20, Delhi Capitals Rs6.40, Kolkata Knight Riders Rs 7.80, Kings XI Punjab Rs 9.50 and Rajasthan Royals rs 10.