Which team played the most playoffs in the IPL?
As there are now less than two weeks that are left before starting the 15th season of the IPL, there are 10 teams that are participating in this. This is the time with the eight old franchises, there are two new franchises now. The latest ones are the Gujarat titans and the Lucknow supergiants. They are also in the race for the trophy.
Well, just like every other time, this is the time too when every team has to play 4 matches in the league stage. The format of the play-off is the same every time which is this tie also there are two qualifiers and there will be one eliminator match and it will be played in the play-off.
As there have been 14 seasons of the IPL so far, there are only a few teams that have regularly made their places in the playoffs matches in the row.
Well, the Chennai super kings are at the Topmost position. As they have been suspended from the IPL two years ago, the CSK team will play the most number of playoff matches. CSK has played 24 playoff matches. Till the IPL of 2020, this team has reached the play-off each and every time. CSK has also won the IPL trophy 4 times.
The Chennai super kings have held the record for getting qualified in the playoffs 11 times in the previous 14 editions of the IPL. As MS Dhoni has been leading the CSK, they made their entrance in the year 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2018, 2019, and 2021.
They also hold the record of appearing 9 times in the grand finale of the Indian premier league. Well, out of the 9, they have won 4 times and have won the trophy in the years 2010, 2011, 2018, and 2021.
Although CSK is the second most successful franchise in the matter of victory after the Mumbai Indians. They have always dominated the proceedings till the nomination of the playoffs. Dhoni, who is a cool-headed skipper, always makes sure of the best scheme of things for his team. In the total of the 14 seasons of the IPL, CSK has not played all and was banned for two years.
Following are the details of the IPL teams which are qualified playoffs for the most number of times:
|Chennai Super Kings
|Winner: 2010, 2011, 2018, 2021
|Kolkata Knight Riders
|Winner: 2012, 2014
|Royal Challengers Bangalore
|Runner up: 2009, 2011, 2016
|Runner up: 2014
|Runner up: 2020
|Winner: 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2020
|Lucknow Super Giants
Predict Who will qualify for playoffs in IPL 2022?
If we apply a deep analysis keeping in mind the past and different teams, these can be the initial days of uncertainty as the tournament progresses.
Let us see the team that can qualify for the playoffs for the IPL 2022. The Delhi Capitals have the best winning odds at 6. The Delhi capital is followed by the Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan royals, and royal challengers Bangalore at 6.5. Also, the Sunrisers Hyderabad are placed at 34 odds.
Let us have a look at the top 4 that might qualify for the IPL 2022 playoffs.
The Delhi capitals just finished second in the group stage standings last year. After which they failed to qualify for the finals. Well, this time around, Delhi is looking the strongest among all the teams.
Well, there is also tough competition between the Rajasthan royals, Lucknow supergiants, and royal challengers Bangalore. Well, they can all end up on the same points with the Lucknow supergiants. They can qualify for the playoffs as the team is full of winners and quality.
The Punjab kings can also do better to be the contender of the most aggressive team of the lot. They also have the best batting line-up that is among the 10 teams with the likes of Livingstone, SRk, Dhawan, and Odean.
Overall, the Punjab kings are dangerous teams and they are definitely going to do very well.
They are the well-balanced squad and the defending champions who really have their hands this time to qualify for the playoffs. They might not be perfect, but they will be able to get a good score. Although the CSK might not finish in the top 2, given their history, they will be able to qualify for the playoffs.
Do new teams Gujarat titans and Lucknow supergiants can make it to the ipl playoffs
Well, there can be a tough competition between the Lucknow supergiants and the Gujarat titans. Both of the teams can end up on similar points. The Lucknow supergiants have a great first choice of playing 11. The loss of the mark wood and KL Rahul’s captaincy can be the decider.
There might be a few gaps for the Gujarat titans due to their team combinations.
These are some of the best predictions for the IPL 2022. We have discussed the IPL top 4 and other teams that might be in the winning league. Let us see what the future holds for the teams.