new Delhi: The playoff race in IPL 2020 has become even more interesting. In the match played between Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) and Rajasthan Royals (RR), Rajasthan’s victory has given Punjab a big blow. The season is at the last stop but the teams are still struggling to make their place in the playoffs. So far, only the Mumbai Indians (MI) team has managed to qualify in the playoffs, while Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have already been eliminated from the tournament. In such a situation, the remaining 6 teams are trying to secure a place in the top-4.
In the 13th season of IPL, 50 out of 60 matches have been played so far but so far 6 teams are fighting to make it to the top-4. These 6 teams now have just 6 matches left to make their place in the playoffs. Apart from this, these matches are also very important for the team of Mumbai. Because his hopes of staying in the top-2 will be determined by these matches.
If the Punjab team had won the match against Rajasthan, then their claim to reach the playoffs would have been very strong. Rajasthan’s team will be eliminated from the playoffs. Although Rajasthan has kept its hopes alive. Not only this, the teams of Kolkata (KKR) and Hyderabad (SRH) have also benefited from Rajasthan’s win.
In fact, after losing the match against Rajasthan, the possibility of Kings XI reaching 16 points is over. Now the teams of Rajasthan, Punjab and Kolkata have 12 points each and this teams have played their 13 matches. In the remaining 1 matches, these teams will have to win with good run rate. At the same time, the Hyderabad team has scored 10 points in 12 matches so far, so they will have to win their two matches.
Apart from this, the teams of Delhi Capitals (DC) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have won 14 out of the 12 matches played so far, scoring 14 points. Both these teams now need to win 1 of the two matches to make it to the playoffs.
Let us know that the next 6 matches in the IPL will now decide the fate of the top-4. This is how this comparison is
51 matches: Delhi vs Mumbai
52 matches: Bangalore vs Hyderabad
53 Match: Chennai vs Punjab
54 Match: Kolkata vs Rajasthan
55 matches: Delhi vs Bangalore
56 matches: Mumbai vs Hyderabad