ipl 2016
A shot of the Indian Premier League trophyGetty

The group stage has shown us that the Indian Premier League (IPL) is as unpredictable as ever. What is surprising is the way the two new franchise's in Rising Pune Supergiants and Gujarat Lions have performed, while Gujarat have won nine games and have qualified for the play-off's, Pune have struggled and are out of the running for play-off spot.

Below is the points table for IPL 2016:

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied NR Pts NRR
Gujarat Lions 14 9 5 0 0 18 -0.374
Royal Challengers Bangalore 14 8 6 0 0 16 +0.932
Sunrisers Hyderabad 14 8 6 0 0 16 +0.245
Kolkata Knight Riders 14 8 6 0 0 16 +0.106
Mumbai Indians 14 7 7 0 0 14 -0.146
Delhi Daredevils 14 7 7 0 0 14 -0.155
Rising Pune Supergiants 14 5 9 0 0 10 +0.015
Kings XI Punjab 14 4 10 0 0 8 -0.646

Win- 2 points

No result- 1 point

Tied- 1 point

League Stage:

  • In case two teams have equal points, the one with the most wins will be placed at a higher position.
  • If teams have equal points and equal wins, then the team with the better net run rate will be placed higher.