The 12th season of the IPL franchise is about to role in and the world awaits the 8 teams to battle it out in the field with their leading men performing at their best. The tournament is a cricket arena for the biggest of the players to glorify their skills and for the youngsters to step it up and give their best in order to be recognised by the big guns investing in the franchise. IPL is nothing without the tactical and mind blowing surprises and dramas that happens on and off the field. The teams go through a series of changes and the impact of it can be seen on their performances. IPL Captains are the centre of attention throughout the tournament and their decisions and calculations are under constant scrutiny by the experts and fans. This season of IPL is going to be no different and the extravagant entertainment that is associated with the franchise has already begun with some changed faces as the leading men of a lot of teams like Shreyash Iyer who got the chance when Gautam Gambhir dropped out from Delhi Capitals (then Daredevils) last year, Dinesh Kartik who will be heading the, Ajinkya Rahane of the Rajasthan Royals who replaced legendary player Steve Smith due to his involvement in ball tampering case in South Africa, Kane Williamson who will be back as the lead and some same old and adored faces like Mahendra Singh Dhoni of the Chennai Super Kings with the highest number of wins and the ultimate crown of being the most successful captain of the T20 format, Rohit Sharma of Mumbai Indian running right behind Dhoni in the race of the most successful captain. R. Ashwin leading the Kings XI Punjab yet again for the hopeful maiden win of the team and very own and loved Virat Kohli, who has also emerged as the most expensive player this time around. It will be a treat to watch these dynamic players lead their team and deliver their best in the upcoming 12th season of IPL.