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Qualification Scenarios For All 8 Franchises In IPL 2018

The ongoing season of Indian Premier League is in it’s most important phase as all the eight teams are struggling hard to make it to the playoffs. Few of the teams, sitting at the top of the list are just a win away from making it to the playoffs and sealing their last-four spot. On the other hand, a few teams are on the verge of elimination as well.

HaveĀ a look at what each and every team should do to qualify for the playoffs :

  1. Chennai Super Kings:

Two-time champions, Chennai Super Kings have been giving exceptional performances since the start of the league.Ā since the start of the league and is sitting at second position in the points table with 14 points.Ā MS Dhoni led Chennai Super KingsĀ is just a win away fromĀ sealing their place in the last four. Chennai Super Kings will be next seen playing against Rajasthan Royals in Jaipur, then against Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab at the home ground and later will travel to Delhi to play against Delhi Daredevils.

2. Sunrisers Hyderabad:

The Sunrisers have emerged out to be the defending champions in the ongoing league. The team is sitting at the top of the list with 16 points. The Sunrisers have won eight matches out of the ten they have played till now. Sunrisers will be next seen playing againstĀ Royal Challengers Bangalore twice, Delhi Daredevils, Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders once each in their remaining league games.

3. Kings XI Punjab:

Kings XI Punjab have given many phenomenal performances in the ongoing league. The team has been sitting at the third position in points table with 12 points. The team has won six off ten matches they have played till now. The team needs to win two out of their next five matches in the IPL.The KXIP team will be next seen locking their horns against,Ā Rajasthan Royals, Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings.

4. Kolkata Knight Riders:

Kolkata Knight Riders are sitting at fourth position in the points table with 10 points.. The team has won five matches out of the ten matches they have played till now. The team needs to win atleast three matches out of the upcoming four matches they have to face. The team will next seen playing againstĀ Mumbai Indians, Kings XI Punjab, Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad in their last four matches. .

5. Mumbai Indians:

Mumbai Indians are sitting at fifth position in the points table with 8 points. The team has won only four matches out of the ten matches they have played till now.The team needs to win all the four upcoming matches they will be playing, in order to qualify for the playoffs. The team will be next seen playing against Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals, Kings XI Punjab and Delhi Daredevils.

6. Rajasthan Royals:

The Royals need to all their five matches in order to qualify for the playoffs. The team is sitting at the sixth position with 8 points as they have won only four out of the ten matches they have played till now. The team will be next seen playing againstĀ Kings XI Punjab, Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai Indians, Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore.

7. Royal Challengers Bangalore:

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Royal Challengers Bangalore are sitting at the second last position with only 6 points. The team has lost 7 matches out of the ten they have played till now. They not just need to win all their upcoming matches but also had to make sure that their run rate is ahead of the other teams as well, in order to qualify for the playoffs. The team will be next seen playing againstĀ Sunrisers Hyderabad twice, Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals.

8. Delhi Daredevils:

The team is sitting at the bottom of the points table with only 6 points. The team has lostĀ 7 matches out of the ten they have played till now.Ā They not just need to win all their upcoming matches but also had to make sure that their run rate is ahead of the other teams as well, in order to qualify for the playoffs. The team will be next seen playing againstĀ Sunrisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians.

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