Indian Premier League with 10 teams has now been divided into two groups, A and B. In Group A there are Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Royals, Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Capitals and Lucknow Super Giants.
While in Group B, the five teams are Chennai Super Kings, Punjab Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Gujarat Titans.
Each team will play against five teams from the other group twice and the four sides of their group once. So, that makes up for 14 games for each team.
How the points table work? A team winning a match bags two points and the losing side gets no points. In case of a tie or match getting abandoned, both teams will get one point each.
When the league moves into the business end, the net run rate (NRR) is taken into consideration when the number of wins is same between two teams.
|2||Chennai Super Kings||14||8||5||0||1||17||0.652|
|3||Lucknow Super Kings||14||8||5||0||1||17||0.284|
|6||Royal Challengers Bangalore||14||7||7||0||0||14||0.135|
|7||Kolkata Knight Riders||14||6||8||0||0||12||–0.239|