The thirteenth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) is about to be terminated as after today’s encounter, the league will be remaining with the four matches that will be followed by the playoffs and the finals. Despite starting with a defeat, the Mumbai Indians (MI) have remained incredible throughout the tournament that led them to get qualified before any other team.
As of now, there are three more teams in the race struggling to be the qualifiers. Let’s see of the remaining seven, who will be the next three to get qualified. Discussed below are Crictribune speculations.
IPL 2020: Who will be the next three to get qualified after Mumbai Indians?
Royal Challengers Banglore
The Bangalores who rank second on the IPL 2020 points table are highly expected to be the second qualifier as there are high chances for them to defeat the Sun Risers Hyderabad (SRH) in tonight’s encounter. They have won seven out of twelve matches and are standing with fourteen points at the net run rate of +0,048. Kohli’s captaincy has been outstanding like always but it is to see if they will clear the playoffs after reaching there to hunt their maiden winning title.
Capitals started their journey exceptionally and have remained first for most of the time. But after a few last defeats, they have been swiped to the third spot. Losing the last four consecutive matches, they have a total of seven wins with a net run rate of -0.159 and fourteen points. Despite all that, they are likely to reach the playoffs.
Kings XI Punjab
There is huge combat between the KKR and the KXIP ranking sixth and four consecutively and only a single win or loss can make a difference for both teams. However, CricTribune see KXIP as the fourth qualifier on behalf of KL Rahul’s captaincy as he got many back to back wins and led his team to the fourth spot.