Three pretty one-sided playoffs, so we expect a lot from the FINALS.
First of all, hats off to Mumbai Indians who played a dominating game from the beginning. Though they lost 3 early wickets but they came back strongly.
They set the game on fire with the ball. The selection of Karn
It is a mindset of everyone that if a team gets a good start they will qualify for the playoffs.
But, it is not the case.
Live examples :
KKR won 2 matches out of first 7 matches.
They won 9 matches continuously after that and ended up winning the tournament.
2 out of
MI will get a second and final chance to play the finals.Both the teams have final chance. It is a do or die situation for MI and well as KKR.
Two-time IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians will lock horns in the second qualifier of the tenth edition of
RPS is the only team who has beaten Mumbai both the times in this season. This match will determine of the finalist for this edition. With 5 wins from last 6 matches RPS will be very confident to play against Mumbai.
The loser of the game will get 1 more chance
A sheer brilliance from Mohammed Siraj won the game for Sunrisers Hyderabad and SRH have confirmed their place in the next round. After having won the toss, with the dew factor in mind, David Warner elected to field. His decision seemed to be misfiring, until the hero of the game
Sunrisers Hyderabad will face Gujarat Lions at the Green Park, Kanpur, to learn their fate. A win for the Sunrisers would place them into the play-offs and put pressure on Rising Pune Supergiant and Kings XI Punjab, especially. SRH
The remaining matches for Punjab are can decide their participation in playoffs.
Kings XI have only one method of making the top four: they'll need to win all three of their remaining games and hope Sunrisers lose their remaining fixture against Gujarat Lions.
There's a bad news for Punjab fans. Kings XI
Brilliant bowling from Siddharth Kaul and a stalwart batting permormance from Shikhar Dhawan have made the play-offs chances bright for the Sunrisers Hyderabad as they handed Mumbai Indians only their third loss of the Vivo IPL 2017. After having won the toss, Parthiv Patel alongside Lendl Simmons took the crease, ready
Finally, BCCI has taken the decision that team India would take part in the upcoming Champions Trophy 2017. Today, the Board has announced the squad on Twitter.
4 years back, India had won this title in England and now, once again it has a chance to prove its mettle. Rohit Sharma
The visiting captain Suresh Raina, won the toss and invited the KIngs XI Punjab to bat first. Gujarat got the breakthrough in the very first over as they managed to dismiss Martin Guptill for a meager 2 runs. Basil Thampi at the deep mid-wicket made no mistake as he held