Chennai Super Kings have won the game against Kolkata Knight Riders today from a seemingly tough position. Well, CSK’s victory is leaving the fans of Mumbai, Hyderabad, Punjab and Delhi on cloud nine.
CSK’s victory over KKR has made the playoff a whole lot more interesting. With 16 points, Mumbai Indians have become the first side to qualify for the playoffs.
Bangalore, and Delhi are in a slightly favorable position with 14 points each and have occupied the 2nd and 3rd position respectively. Punjab stand 4th on the points table with 12 points. Now that CSK have defeated KKR and snatched 2 points, Delhi and Punjab have a good chance of making it to the playoffs.
Also, SRH now has a chance of making it to the playoffs if they win their next 2 games. They currently have 10 points and can potentially gain 4 points and that could be enough to make it to the playoffs if other teams above them face defeats.
CSK with 10 points and just 1 game left to play have no chance of making it to the playoffs and this is the first time they failed to make it past the group stage of the tournament.