The Grand Cricket T20 Tournament Indian Premier League 2016 is just about to start from 9th April with first match between Mumbai Indians vs Rising Pune Supergiants on Wankhede. From this match IPL Points table 2016 will get it first update and the team rankings will be updated here as soon as match results come out. This year two new teams Gujarat Lions and Rising Pune Supergiants are introduced into the tournament. They have replaced two popular teams of IPL, Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals due to some fixing issues for the next two years. Both the team have won the title earlier but for the next two season there will be no CSK and RR. This was big blow for the fans but good news is that the players of both the teams will play in the league for the different team this year.
The newly formed teams are ready with their squad. MS Dhoni will be the captain of RPS, where Suresh Raina will lead Gujarat team. Again it will be 8 team format. Each team will play 14 matches in the league stage 2 matches with each team and the top 4 teams in the IPL 2016 points table will get qualified for the next level i.e. Play-off round. So the fight is for the top four place in the team ranking table.
This year we can see so many changes in the team squad. Shane Watson will play for Royal Challengers Bangalore, Yuvraj singh will represent Sunrisers Hyderabad, Young Pawan Negi which is most expensive Indian player of IPL 2016 goes to Delhi Daredevils and many more are there. It will be full entertaining tournament as earlier. By introducing two new teams in to the league entertainment level will be increased as fans love these kind of chances.
The Net run rate is always crucial in deciding team ranking in the points table. Each team will try to win the match with good difference so that they can have good NRR. In the last few matches when teams have equal points than this Net run rate will decide the rank of the team. So it is one of the major factor in the table which should always be kept in mind of the captain and the coach in the IPL 9.
You can check the IPL Points table 2016 with NRR which is given below so that you can have a clear view of Team Rankings :-
Keep visiting this page for better ranking stats as we are updating the IPL 9 points table after every match ends.
Update :- Gujarat Lions, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders are qualified into the IPL 2016 play offs .
Play-offs Matches :-
- GL vs RCB (Qualifier 1st) : RCB won the match by 4 wickets and entered into the finals. Now Gujarat Lions will play in Qualifier 2nd.
- SRH vs KKR (Eliminator) : SRH won the match by 22 runs and entered into Qualifiers 2.
- GL vs SRH (Qualifier 2nd) : Will be played on 27th May 2016. SRH won the match and entered into the finals of IPL 2016. On 29th May it will be RCB vs SRH the grand Finale at Bangalore.
Grand Finale RCB vs SRH: Sunrisers Hyderabad won the final match by 8 and became the champion of IPL 2016