GLvMI match in IPL2016 can have a major impact on the table. The Top 4 team are yet to be decided for the Playoff with only 4 matches to go. This match holds high significance for both of the team along with others. Here are the possible situations that may arise due to the outcome of the match.
GLvMI – Mumbai Indians Win
If MI pulls off a win against the confident Gujarat, then the table can turn drastically. Mumbai will reach 16 points and join Sunrisers Hyderabad at 2nd position. Gujarat Lion will also finish at 16 in this case. However, the result of another two matches SRHvKKR and RCBvDD will play a crucial role. If SRH wins against KKR, then SRH, MI, GL and the winner of RCBvDD will go to the playoffs. However, if KKR wins then the table will be decided among five teams SRH, KKR, GL, MI and RCB/DD. All of the teams will finish at 16 points and Net Run Rate will come into play.
GLvMI – Gujarat Lion wins
If Gujarat wins the match then Sunrisers Hyderabad and Gujarat Lions will qualify for the Playoffs. But if SRH wins against KKR, then the winner of RCBVDD will also qualify leaving behind the last spot. The last spot will be decided on Net Run Rate among MI, KKR, and RCB/DD. But if KKR wins in SRHvKKR match then the equation will be simple. SRH, GL, KKR and the winner between RCBVDD clash will qualify.
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The top 2 team will play in Qualifier and the winner will reach the final. The bottom two will play in Eliminator. The winner of this match will play against the loser of Qualifier 1 and the loser will be eliminated. The winner of the Qualifier 2 will join the winner of Qualifier 1 in final at Bangalore.