Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Delhi Daredevils by six wickets to qualify for the for the Indian Premier League 2016 play-offs. Earlier, Kolkata Knight Riders became the third side after Gujarat Lions and Sunrisers Hyderabad to advance to play-offs. KKR defeated SRH by 22 runs to finish on fourth spot. Gujarat Lions have sealed the top position.

six teams are fighting for a place in play-offs. Sunrisers Hyderabad and Gujarat Lions are in better position than the rest and now it boils down to last league match. Also Check- Indian Premier League 2016 Schedule

At the end of the league stage, top four teams will advance to next round. If teams are tied on points, then the team with higher net run rate will progress to playoffs.

Indian Premier League 2016 Points Table: IPL 2016 Team Standings & Positions

Position

Team

Matches

Won

Lost

Tie

N-R

Points

Net RR

1.

Gujarat Lions (Q)

14

9

5

0

0

18

 0.37

2.

Royal Challengers B’lore (Q)

14

8

6

0

0

16

 +0.93

3.

Sunrisers Hyderabad (Q)

14

8

6

0

0

16

 +0.24

4.

Kolkata Knight Riders (Q)

14

8

6

0

0

16

 +0.11

5.

Mumbai Indians

14

7

7

0

0

14

 -0.15

6.

Delhi Daredevils

14

8

6

0

0

14

 -0.16

7.

Rising Pune Supergiants

14

5

9

0

0

10

 +0.02

8.

Kings XI Punjab

14

4

10

0

0

8

  -0.65

This is the ninth season of IPL. Mumbai Indians come into the tournament as defending champions. This year two new teams, Rising Pune Supergiants and Gujarat Lions replaced the suspended Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals.  Also Read- What’s new this IPL

Total of 60 matches will be played, including playoffs and the final, in the IPL 2016. M.Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru will host the 1st Qualifier while Eliminator and 2nd Qualifier will be played at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune. The Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai will host the final on May 29, 2016.