IPL 2021 Points Table Updated: Rajasthan Royals skipper Sanju Samson (42 runs of 41 balls) steered his side to victory in the 18th IPL 2021 match, against Kolkata Knight Riders tonight. Rajasthan beat Kolkata by 6 wickets, while chasing a modest target of 134 runs. In the first innings, where cameos by Nitish Rana (22), Rahul Tripathi (36), and Dinesh Karthik (25) helped KKR post 133/9 on the scoreboard. With the win, Rajasthan Royals is on the 6th spot of VIVO IPL 2021 Points Table, and KKR has slipped to the bottom spot. (Also read: IPL 2021 Match Timetable: Find VIVO IPL 14 Schedule, Matches, Venues, and Teams List here)
IPL is back in India and how! Fans are going crazy to witness another IPL season only within a span of 6 months. In IPL 2020, it was Mumbai who defeated Delhi in the final, lifting the IPL trophy for the record fifth time. In Dream11 IPL 2020, it was Mumbai Indians who topped the Points Table with 9 wins and 14 points. The next teams on the list were Delhi Capitals (14 points), Sunrisers Hyderabad (14 points), and Royal Challengers Bangalore (14 points). It will be intriguing to see which 4 teams reach the IPL 2021 playoffs this time around. (Click here for free VIVO IPL 2021 PDF Schedule Download)
With IPL 2021 already begun, the players, fans, and the authorities are delighted to bring the cricket’s biggest tournament back on the Indian soil. The IPL 2021 auction was an interesting event in February, where teams filled their loopholes and bolstered their squads. With the action now already started, who do you think will the table topper on IPL 2021 Points Table?
IPL 2021 Points Table: Check updated IPL 2021 Points, Team Rankings, Net Run Rates, Etc.
|1||Royal Challengers Bangalore||4||4||–||–||–||8||1.009|
|2||Chennai Super Kings||4||3||1||–||–||6||1.142|
|8||Kolkata Knight Riders||5||1||4||–||–||2||-0.675|
|Note: IPL 2021 Points Table updated till Match 18: Rajasthan Royals vs|
The IPL 14 will be played with a number of new rules. With Covid-19 measures in place, there will be only 6 venues where matches will be played this IPL edition. With that, the IPL will be played without the home-away format yet again this year.
Mumbai Indians have won the IPL trophy for 5 (2020, 2019, 2017, 2015, 2013) times, followed by Chennai Super Kings, who has won the coveted tournament for 3 (2018, 2011, 2010) times. Kolkata Knight Riders has won 2 (2012, 2014) times, Sunrisers Hyderabad 1 (2016) time, Deccan Chargers 1 (2009) time, and Rajasthan Royals 1 (2008) time in the IPL history.
With action in IPL 2021 already started, who do you think have the best chance to lift the coveted VIVO IPL 2021 trophy this time around? Do let us know in the comments’ box below.
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