CSK can Still Qualify for Playoffs in IPL2020
In IPL2020, CSK endured their 6th loss against Delhi Capitals today at Sharjah International Cricket Stadium. Many fans and supporters are wondering whether CSK has a chance to qualify or not. Even though CSK lost six matches out of 9, CSK can still be eligible for the playoffs if they win all the upcoming five tournaments. CSK edged at the 6th Place in the IPL 2020 Points table with NRR (Net Run Rate) -0.386 of 9 Matches which is same as the 3rd place RCB’s -0.096. Even though NRR will be considered only if there’s a tie, but history indicates that the fourth and fifth-placed teams are most likely to end up having the same points tally.
If we look into the next five-match schedules, CSK will play against the team that is at the lower part of the table, Rajasthan Royals with NRR ↑-0.778 out of 9 Matches and Kings XI Punjab with NRR ↑↓-0.295 out of 8 matches and with the team that is above CSK is MI, RCB and KKR.MI and KKR yet to play their 9th match tomorrow.