IPL 2019: Qualification Scenarios For Each Team To Reach Playoff
So far, the Indian Premier League 2019 has delivered what it does the best. Almost in every game, they kept fans on edge of their seats with their nails under the teeth. Meanwhile, the competition heated up with the playoff’s berth up for the grabs. Here are Qualification scenarios for Each team to reach the playoff.
Here are they:
Chennai Super Kings – 16 points in 11 games
They have already qualified for the playoff stage. However, they need to get one more victory under their belt to seal the top spot in the table. If they fail to win the next three games, there is a good chance that five teams ending up with 16 points. NRR would become an issue.
Delhi Capitals – 14 points in 11 Games
Delhi is an inch closer to the playoff berth. Firstly, they need to get one victory under their belt to see themselves on a driver seat. If they lose all three, still, they got a good chance to go into playoffs, thanks to their net-run-rate. If things fall in place, they can even have a top-2 finish.
Mumbai Indians – 12 points in 10 Games
They have got brilliant NRR in their kitty. So, the only thing is that win a couple of matches in the remaining Four to make a place in the final 4. They will face KKR twice and last year finalists CSK and SRH once in the remaining part.
Sunrisers Hyderabad – 10 Points in 10 Games:
They need to win three out of their final Four matches. It would be tricky for them with the opening duo David Warner, Jonny Bairstow leaving the tournament. Even if they win two, they will make into the playoff, thanks to their NRR again.
Kings XI Punjab – 10 points in 11 matches
They are having a tough challenge ahead. They need to win two games in the remaining three, which are against SRH, KKR and Chennai Super Kings. If they can win three, they would end up getting a qualified mark.
Kolkata Knight Riders – 8 points in 11 matches
The Dinesh Karthik-led side had a tough time in the middle for the past six games. They have to win all their remaining games and hope that the other results should go in their way.
Royal Challengers Bangalore – 8 points in 11 matches
Their situation also a bit similar to KKR. They need to win all the remaining games and hope a few scenarios go in their way. They have very minute chances to go for playoffs.
Rajasthan Royals – 8 points in 11 Games
Their position is absolutely similar to RCB. They need to win all the remaining games and hope that other results go in their way. It needs a miracle to see that happen.
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