As IPL reaches it's crucial stage with CSK already qualifying for the playoffs and SRH out, the picture has started to take shape. After CSK, Delhi Captials is also being considered almost certain to reach the playoffs. With RCB on the third place of the points table, it is a strong contender to make the playoffs.
With each passing match, the competition gets tougher for the remaining teams. It is a close call between Kolkata knight Riders and Mumbai Indians as both teams have 10 points each with 5 wins from 11 matches played.
Top five teams on the Points Table
CSK is in the top position with 18 points from 9 wins. For the remaining three slots for the playoffs, there will be many challenges for the six teams in the race. All the six teams have already played 11 matches in the league stage and three matches are left.