IPL 2015: Scenarios for the Playoffs

IPL 2015: Scenarios for the Playoffs

IPL 2015: Scenarios for the Playoffs: With only 2 more league matches left in this IPL season, only CSK and RR have confirmed their playoffs’ berth. Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab have run out of all their chances to make it into the playoffs as other 4 teams are playing a race for the 2 playoffs’ berths. Three of those four teams are getting ready to play in the 2 league games, which are going to be taken place on Sunday.

Fixtures:

4:00 PM IST – RCB vs DD; M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore.

8:00 PM IST – SRH vs MI; Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.

Here is the points table after the 54th League match of IPL 2015:

TEAMS MAT WON LOST N/R PTS NET RR FOR AGAINST
CSK (Q) (1) 14 9 5 0 18 +0.709 2262/273.3 2073/274.1
RR (Q) 14 7 5 2 16 +0.062 2028/237.3 2002/236.1
RCB 13 7 5 1 15 +1.037 1790/191.1 1693/203.2
KKR 14 7 6 1 15 +0.253 2044/236.1 2022/240.4
SRH 13 7 6 0 14 -0.033 1983/235.2 2012/237.5
MI 13 7 6 0 14 -0.259 2231/258.5 2258/254.2
DD 13 5 8 0 10 -0.049 1981/250.2 1976/248.1
KXIP 14 3 11 0 6 -1.436 2003/270.0 2286/258.1

 

Note:

–> Number of wins are considered first to decide a Team’s position on the table in case of points been tied between two or more teams.

–> Only if the number of wins and points are tied, NRR will be considered.

Given that there are many possible Scenarios for every team to make it to the playoffs, and their chances of ending in top 2 of the table, Crictracker brings to you all the possible Scenarios for each team.

Here are the possible Scenarios:

Chennai Super Kings:

Chennai Super Kings 2015
Chennai Super Kings 2015. (Photo Source: BCCI)

–> Chennai Super Kings were the first team to ensure their playoffs berth. After their win vs Kings XI Punjab on Saturday, they finished as topper of the table.