Rishabh Pant-led Delhi Capitals thrashed defending champions Mumbai Indians by four wickets in a tight match on Saturday. After restricting Mumbai to 129 runs in 20 overs, Delhi won the match by scoring 132 runs in 19.1 overs for the loss of six wickets. With this win, Delhi got two points, but despite this, they are at number two in the points table with 18 points as before. Chennai Super Kings top the list with 18 points. Chennai’s net run rate is the reason why they are above despite being equal points with Delhi.
Check here the latest point table of IPL 2021
|Team||match game||live||losers||Tie||no result||net runrate||Points|
|Chennai Super Kings||11||9||2||0||0||+1.002||18|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||11||7||4||0||0||-0.200||14|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||12||5||7||0||0||+0.302||10|
On the other hand, this is Mumbai’s seventh defeat in 12 matches and they are in sixth place with 10 points. Mumbai will now have to win both the remaining matches to go to the playoffs, see the results of the other teams and also improve their run rate. Apart from Delhi and Chennai, the team which seems to be easily making it to the playoffs, Royal Challengers Bangalore, captained by Virat Kohli, is at the top. RCB currently has 14 points in 11 matches. After this, Kolkata Knight Riders, Punjab Kings and Mumbai Indians have 10 points in common.