IPL Time table 2022
IPL 2022 started on 26 March. According to IPL timetable 2022, the first match was between Chennai super kings vs Kolkata knight riders. People are excited for IPL 2022, and the much-awaited playoffs will be played on 24th May 2022 and the final will be on 29th May 2022. The teams of rank 1, 2, 3, and 4 are yet to be confirmed. Gujarat Titans as played 13 matches and won 10 out of 13 scorings 20 points. They have scored the highest points in IPL making them the first team to enter the playoff directly. Mumbai Indians have played 12 matches and won 3 out of 12. They have gained 6 points leading them towards elimination. There are still many matches left and the teams for playoffs are yet to be confirmed. We have discussed the format of the playoffs and the timetable for the IPL playoff 2022 in this article.
Updates on playoffs 2022
After Gujarat Titans, Lucknow Super Giants also qualified for playoffs with a net run rate of +0.251 and 18 points in IPL 2022. Mumbai Indians were the first team to be eliminated from IPL 2022 with 6 points and now Kolkata knight riders, Punjab kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, and Chennai super kings have been eliminated from IPL 2022. Kolkata knight riders scored 12, Punjab kings scored 12, Sunrisers Hyderabad score 12, Chennai super kings scored 8 in IPL 2022 and all these teams are eliminated from playoff 2022. There are still three teams, from which Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore have high chances of getting qualified for the playoffs 2022.
Rajasthan Royals qualify for the playoffs for 2022
Rajasthan Royals have qualified for the IPL playoffs 2022. Rajasthan Royals becomes the third team to quality playoffs 2022, after Gujarat Titans and Lucknow super Giants. Rajasthan Royals wins the IPL Twenty20 playoffs by 5 wickets over Chennai super kings. Rajasthan Royals will face Gujarat Titans in the qualifier 1 for the finals. Rajasthan Royals have played 14 matches till now and won 9 out of 14 matches scoring 18 points in IPL 2022. The performance of Rajasthan Royals and Lucknow Super Giants has been equally commendable.
IPL 2022 Updates: Royal Challengers Bangalore Qualifies for Playoffs 2022
Royal Challengers Bangalore were depending on Delhi Capitals to qualify for the Playoffs. They needed the loss of the Delhi Capitals to qualify for the playoffs in 2022. After defeating Punjab kings, Delhi Capitals was on the same score as Royal challengers Bangalore. However, the game between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals was in favor of Royal challengers Bangalore. Delhi Capitals made 159 for 7, but Mumbai Chased down the target with five balls to spare and won the match. Jaspreet Bumrah picked 3 wickets for Mumbai Indians in IPL 2022. RCB qualified as the fourth team for the Playoffs. They’ll play the Eliminator with Lucknow super Giants on 25th May 2022.
24th May 2022- Gujarat Titans vs Rajasthan Royals. Eden Gardens, Kolkata at 7:30 PM
25th May 2022- Lucknow Super Giants vs Royal Challengers Bangalore. Eden Gardens, Kolkata at 7:30 PM.
27th May 2022- Loser of Qualifier 1 (GT vs RR) Vs winner of eliminator (LSG vs RCB). Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad, at 7:30 PM.
29th May- winner of GT vs RR against the winner of Qualifier 2. Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad at 8 PM.
Last Match of IPL 2022
The 70th Match on 22nd May 2022, or the last league match of the IPL 2022, between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings was notable in the IPL 2022. SRH made 157 runs by 8 wickets in 20 overs and Punjab Kings made 160 by 5 wickets in 15.1 overs. Punjab Kings finished their match in 6th position and Sunrisers Hyderabad finished in 8th place.
Qualifier 1 highlights:
Gujrat Titans vs Rajasthan Royals
24th May 2022, Eden Gardens Kolkata.
The Qualifier 1, was between Gujarat Titans and Rajasthan Royals. Gujarat Titans won by 7 wickets. Gujarat Titans qualifiers for finals. Rajasthan Royals scored 188/6 and Gujarat Titans chased the score and made 191/3.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Lucknow Super Giants
25th May 2022, Eden Gardens Kolkata.
The Eliminator was played between Royal challengers Bangalore and Lucknow Super Giants on 25th May 2022. Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 14 runs and bagged their place in the qualifier 2. In qualifier 2, they will face Rajasthan Royals. And with this Lucknow Super Giants is now officially eliminated from IPL 2022.
Qualifier 2 Highlights:
Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
27th May 2022, Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad, Gujarat.
Rajasthan Royals won by 7 wickets against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Royal Challengers Bangalore made 157/8 and Rajasthan Royals chased the score and made 161/3. The highest run-getter in the match was Jos Buttler (RR), he made 106 runs in 60 balls.
IPL 2022: Gujarat Titans won TATA IPL 2022
Gujarat Titans Vs Rajasthan Royals
29th May 2022, Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad, Gujarat.
Gujarat Titans won by 7 wickets against Rajasthan Royals. Gujarat Titians have created history in their debut season under the captaincy of Hardik Pandya. They have scored 20 points in IPL 2022. GT scored 133/3 and RR scored 130/9.
IPL 2022: Playoffs Format
- Out of 10 teams playing in the IPL only four teams will qualify for the playoffs. Rank1, Rank2, Rank3, and Rank4
- Rank 1 and rank 2 teams will be directly qualified for the qualifier 1. The teams in ranks 1 and 2 are directly benefited from the playoffs.
Qualifier 1- Rank 1 vs Rank 2
- Rank 3 and 4th teams will qualify for eliminator in the playoffs.
Eliminator- Rank 3 vs Rank 4
- In the qualifier 1, rank 1and rank 2 teams will play and the winner will directly qualify for the finals and the loser will be given a chance to play the qualifier 2.
Qualifier 1: Winner- Finals, Loser- Eliminator
- In the eliminator round, rank 3 and rank 4 will play. The winner will play in the qualifier 2 with the loser of qualifier 1. The loser of the eliminator will be eliminated from the game.
Eliminator: Winner- Qualifier 2, Loser- Eliminated
- In Qualifier 2, the loser of qualifier 1 and the winner of the eliminator will play. The winner of the Qualifier 2 will play the finals with the winner of qualifier 1 and the loser will be eliminated.
Qualifier 2- Loser of Qualifier 1 vs Winner of Eliminator; Winner- Finals, Loser- Eliminated
- The finals will be played between the winner of qualifier 1 and the winner of qualifier 2.
- Finals- Winner of Qualifier 1 vs Winner of Qualifier 2
IPL Timetable 2022: Playoffs
- Qualifier 1 will be played in Eden Gardens on 24th May 2022.
- Eliminator will be played in Eden Garden on 25th May 2022
- Qualifier 2 will be played in Ahmedabad on 27th May 2022.
- Final match of IPL will be played in Ahmedabad on 29th May 2022.
FAQs Related to IPL 2022
Q1. How many games are there in IPL?
Ans. In IPL 2022, BCCI has announced to schedule 70 league matches and 4 playoff games will be played in 65 days.
Q2. What are the IPL 2022 playoffs?
Ans. IPL 2022, the playoff will be played from the 24th to 27th of May 2022 and the final match will be on the 29th of May 2022. The playoff will start with qualifier 1 on the 24th of May 2022 in Eden gardens.
Q3. Will the net run rate play a role in the IPL player of 2022?
Ans. All the teams have played half of the IPL matches and there is an important role in the net run rate. The net run rates will decide the teams for playoffs 2022 in IPL.