The seventh edition of the IPL will take place in 2014, and for a tournament many thought wouldn't last for more than one year, it's certainly got some staying power.
Pune Warriors India have been withdrawn from the tournament, and there are currently just seven teams signed up for next year's edition.
The 2014 IPL will start with a very big auction. All three-year contracts have now ended, and there have been rumours that the auction rules will change to see all players go into the auction pool instead of relying on the retainment policy. The auction will also be in rupees and not USD as before.
Very little is actually certain about the 2014 IPL at the moment, but here are five predictions for what could happen in the next season.