IPL 2022 Points Table: Bangalore in third place with a spectacular win, Chennai-Mumbai do not open account again
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IPL 2022 Points Table: In the weekend double header, defending champion Chennai Super Kings and five-time winner Mumbai Indians did not win again and both teams are in the last place.
The effect of increasing the number of teams in IPL from 8 to 10 has started showing in this season. IPL 2022 with the entry of new teams (IPL 2022) The season has become more exciting and more competitive. The teams which used to prove to be laggy in the league till last season are doing better at the moment and the points table (IPL Points Table) But also this is visible. There were two matches in the tournament on Saturday 9th April, but even after the results of these two, there has not been a big change in the upper part of the points table and Kolkata Knight Riders in the first place. (KKR) It’s the same possession. On the other hand, Sunrisers Hyderabad have opened their account by defeating Chennai Super Kings. Bangalore beat Mumbai Jumped straight to third place.
A total of 70 matches of the league stage will be played in this season and after these 70 matches the teams which will be in the first 4 places will also qualify for the playoffs. If we look at the position of the top 4 after the matches so far, then last season’s finalist Kolkata is consistently performing better and is on the first position with 6 points. At the same time, the performance of the two new teams taking entry in this season, Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super Giants, is also tremendous. These two teams also have 6-6 points and are in second and third place respectively.
What was the impact of Saturday’s matches?
In the first match on Saturday, Chennai Super Kings clashed with Sunrisers Hyderabad. Both the teams were at the bottom after losing their opening matches of this season, but today one team’s account got opened. Sunrisers registered a great win, adding to the difficulties of the Super Kings. Hyderabad opened their account with an 8-wicket win against Chennai and got 2 points. Due to this, the team of Hyderabad rose from the last place to the eighth place, while the team of Chennai slipped to the last place.
In the second match of the day, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians were face to face. Bangalore had won two of their three matches before this match, while Mumbai had lost all three. Both the teams maintained their same streak. That is, Bangalore won another match, while Mumbai got its fourth consecutive defeat. Bangalore now has 6 points from 4 matches and has reached the third place with a net run rate of 0.294. Above him are only Gujarat Titans and Kolkata Knight Riders.
Know the full details of IPL 2022 Points Table here
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