Impressive win for Sunrises Hyderabad. They defended a paltry total of 118 runs after bundling out Mumbai Indians for just 87 runs. Siddarth Kaul was the pick of the bowlers with figures of 3/23. Rashid Khan was impressive as well and returned with figures of 2/11. Meanwhile, SRH now moves to third place on the IPL 2018 points table, this is their fourth win of the season. Mumbai Indians, on the other hand, continue to languish at the bottom half of the table.
The two-month-long tournament that has become an integral part of cricket lovers in the country since its inaugural season in 2008 is back with the 11th edition. What makes IPL 11 extra special is the return of former winners Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR). The match results of MI vs CSK has kickstarted the exciting IPL 2018 points table and team standings drill. Every IPL fan understands the calculations behind matches won and lost by their side, overall net run-rate, team rankings and points that finally decide the course of the race to playoffs! Here is everything you need to know about updated VIVO IPL 2018 Points Table, Team Standings and Match Results. IPL 2018 Schedule in PDF: Download VIVO Indian Premier League 11 Full Timetable With Fixtures, Matches, Team and Venue Details.
Indian Premier League is not just another cricket tournament but a festival where fans live and breath in the spirit of the game. IPL 2018 will see a total of 60 matches played over a period of 51 days at nine venues across the country. Like the previous seasons, IPL 11 will follow the format of Double round robin and playoffs knockout. The group stage will see each team play a home and an away match, which means each team plays a mandatory 14 games.
For every win, the side gets two points while a loss in match results in no point. In case the match gets cancelled or drawn, points will be split into one-one awarded to both participating teams. In case of a tie, there will be a super over, which decides the match result. The net run-rate plays a crucial role during the last phase of the group stage with close contests and results and teams vying to make to the playoffs.
IPL 2018 Points Table and Team Standings
(IPL 2018 Points Table updated with all the concluded matches played till today)
Apart from making to four playoffs position, the teams, in fact, hope to finish at top of the points table. This is because the IPL points table topper gets to two chances to make to the final. So, there is a lot at stake when it comes to points table and team standings. The eight teams Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad are ready to battle it out in the coming months to win the coveted VIVO IPL 2018 trophy. And as ardent fans of your favourite sides, it is your duty to do all maths and calculations by keenly following their points won and needed to cross the group stage hurdle.