IPL 2020 Points Table: Kolkata Knight Riders keep playoffs hopes alive with 60-run win over Rajasthan Royals
New Delhi | Jagran Sports Desk: Kolkata Knight Riders on Sunday defeated Rajasthan Royals in their final league game by 60 runs to keep their playoffs alive. With this win, Eoin Morgan's side has moved to the fourth place on the points table while Steve Smith's side are now knocked out of the tournament. Ending their campaign with seven wins from 14 matches, KKR now have 14 points with a net run rate of -0.214. On the other hand, Rajasthan Royals will finish the season with 12 points from 14 matches.
Earlier in the day, Kings XI Punjab were also knocked out of the tournament after Chennai Super Kings defeated them by nine-wickets. While KXIP will win finish the season with 12 points, CSK ended IPL 2020 with six wins from 14 matches.
Meanwhile, Mumbai Indians continue to be at the top of the points table with 18 points with a net run rate of +1.296. On the other hand, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Capitals hold the second and third spots respectively. Sunrisers Hyderabad are at the fifth spot with six wins from 13 games.
Here's the complete points table of IPL 2020:
Orange cap holder of IPL 2020:
Kings XI Punjab skipper KL Rahul holds the orange cap with 670 runs at an average of 55.83. He is followed by Delhi Capitals' Shikhar Dhawan and Chennai Super Kings' Faf du Plessis who have scored 471 and 449 runs respectively. Meanwhile, Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner has scored 444 runs in the tournament so far while Kolkata Knight Riders' Shubman Gill has 440 runs under his belt.
Purple cap holder of IPL 2020:
Mumbai Indians' Jasprit Bumrah continues to hold the purple cap with 23 wickets. He is followed by Delhi Capitals pacer Kagiso Rabada who has also picked up 23 wickets. Meanwhile, Royal Challengers Bangalore's Yuzvendra Chahal, Mumbai Indians' Trent Boult and Kings XI Punjab's Mohammed Shami have picked 20 wickets each.
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