2015 IPL Points Table: Close Race For First Place

The race for the first place in the 2015 IPL Points Table is once again heating up with both Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals tied on 12 points.

The game advantage

Despite having the same points as Rajasthan Royals, Chennai Super Kings are currently sitting on top of the table thanks to their superior Net Run Rate. Also, Chennai have a two gave advantage in their pocket as they have only played seven games so far, while Rajasthan have played nine.

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Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals are tied on 12 Points.

Royal Challengers Bangalore, thanks to their newly found resilience is sitting third in the table with seven points from seven matches. Kolkata Knight Riders is fourth, also with seven points but with a lower Net Run Rate.

Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Daredevils are in fifth and sixth position respectively with six points each. Mumbai Indians, who had struggled earlier to get off the bottom of the 2015 IPL table is at seventh position but is still in danger of being last. Kings XI Punjab is currently rooted to the bottom, but they have same points as Mumbai. Here is a look at the 2015 IPL Points Table after the conclusion of action on 29 April, 2015.

2015 IPL Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied NR Pts Nrr
CSK 7 6 1 0 0 12 +1.386
RR 9 5 2 0 2 12 +0.140
RCB 7 3 3 0 1 7 +0.519
KKR 7 3 3 0 1 7 +0.220
SRH 7 3 4 0 0 6 -0.074
DD 7 3 4 0 0 6 -0.395
MI 7 2 5 0 0 4 -0.553
KXIP 7 2 5 0 0 4 -1.093

 Next Matches

The next match in the 2015 IPL will see Chennai Super Kings face off against Kolkata Knight Riders. A win for Kolkata could help them close the gap on top while a win for Chennai will help them cement their top position.

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