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Mumbai Indians first team to qualify for IPL 2020 playoffs

12:27 AM Oct 30, 2020 |

Mumbai Indians on Thursday became the first team to qualify for the play-offs after Chennai Super Kings pulled off a six-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders here.

While CSK were already out of the tournament, the loss made KKR's task a lot tougher. KKR are on 12 points and can get to only 14 if they win their final league game.

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Defending champions Mumbai Indians, who are on 16 points, are also on course to securing a top-two finish, which will give them two shots at reaching the final.

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KKR's loss could also make the qualifying task easier for RCB and Delhi Capitals, who are on 14 points with two games to play.

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