IPL 2019 qualification scenarios updated: With CSK, DC qualifying for playoffs, here's what other teams need to do to clinch remaining two spots
After 49 games in the tournament, five teams are fighting for the remaining two playoffs spots as Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Delhi Capitals (DC) have already made the cut.
IPL 2019, CSK vs DC Match Preview: Hosts Chennai, table-toppers Delhi battle for top position in Chepauk cauldron
An interesting contest is on the cards between Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings and a win for either side will help it consolidate their position and ultimately could have a bearing on where it finishes in the final standings.
IPL 2019 qualification scenarios updated: With KXIP losing to SRH, here's what mid-table teams need to do to qualify for Playoffs
Here's a look at what each team needs to do to confirm their place in the top four and qualify for the Playoffs.
IPL 2019, DC vs RCB: Shikhar Dhawan revels in another successful year as Delhi Capitals break six-year playoffs duck
Dhawan's state of permanent intransigence has, over the course of his rather successful international career, engendered hope and hopelessness in equal measure. On Sunday though, his consistency ensured Delhi Capitals marched into their maiden playoffs in six years.
At no time in RCB's campaign has Yadav looked like he is going to take ownership of the bowling attack and guide young pacers. If anything, it has looked like he needs more help than, say, Navdeep Saini.
"Umesh is short on confidence, especially because of the way he has performed in the last 4-5 months. He hasn't been playing for India. He is not a part of the World Cup, he is not even in standby," Nehra said.
IPL 2019: Virat Kohli's toss tales to the Russell-Pandya show, best moments from Sunday's doubleheader
Virat Kohli loses ninth toss in 12 games, Andre Russell and Hardik Pandya go on a six-hitting overdrive and other key moments from Sunday's matches.
DC vs RCB, Highlights and Match Recap, IPL 2019, Full Cricket Score: Delhi Capitals qualify for playoffs first time after 2012
Delhi Capitals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL 2019 Match 46 Live Updates:DC beat RCB by 16 runs! RCB needed a massive over but they could only manage only nine off it! DC qualify for the playoffs as they register their eight win. Second team after CSK to reach playoffs.
IPL 2019, DC vs RCB Match Preview: Rishabh Pant-inspired Delhi aim to seal playoffs spot against in-form Bangalore
RCB will enter the Feroz Shah Kotla, a very familiar place for their captain Virat Kohli, on the back of a three-match winning run. But the visitors will still have to play out of their skins to stop Rishabh Pant-inspired rampaging DC.
IPL 2019, DC vs RCB: Shreyas Iyer feels playing every game as underdogs helped Delhi do well this season
Delhi Daredevils was rechristened as Delhi Capitals before the start of the IPL this season and the change in name has brought with it a change in fortunes as well. The team is sitting third in the points table with 14 points from 11 games.
IPL 2019: Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting says backing talented players like Rishabh Pant has worked in team's favour
With Delhi Capitals placed comfortably at the second spot in the ongoing IPL, head coach Ricky Ponting said keeping faith in talented players like Rishabh Pant has helped the team.
IPL 2019: Kolkata Knight Riders still have a healthy dressing room, says all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite
Kolkata Knight Riders may look like a divided house with the team practising without skipper Dinesh Karthik on the eve of their IPL match against Rajasthan Royals but West Indian all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite they still have a healthy dressing room.
IPL 2019: Delhi Capitals' Shikhar Dhawan says he is learning a lot from legends like Ricky Ponting and Sourav Ganguly
India opener Shikhar Dhawan has said he is learning a lot from legends like Ricky Ponting and Sourav Ganguly and would appropriately use that knowledge during the 50-over World Cup, starting 30 May
IPL 2019, RR vs DC: Rishabh Pant draws praises from Ricky Ponting, Sourav Ganguly after unbeaten 78 against Rajasthan
Rishabh Pant has attracted the attention of two legends at once -- Ricky Ponting calling him a cricketer "on a different planet" and Sourav Ganguly summing up his ultra-aggressive batting with a "wow".
IPL 2019, RR vs DC: Prithvi Shaw credits Ricky Ponting, Sourav Ganguly, Mohammad Kaif as Delhi Capitals top points table
"Sourav sir even chills with us when we don't have practice. We go for dinners together. So there is a very strong bonding," said Shaw at the post-match press conference.
IPL 2019, RR vs DC: It felt special when Sourav sir lifted me, says Rishabh Pant after guiding Delhi to six-wicket win
Just as Pant hit the winning runs, finishing it off with a six on Monday night, former India skipper Sourav Ganguly entered the ground and lifted him. The youngster was understandably chuffed by Ganguly's gesture.
IPL 2019, RR vs DC: Rishabh Pant's innings against Rajasthan showed what India will miss at World Cup
Pant's half-century showed what he can do when he gets his head down and understands the importance of tempering some of his shots just so he can help the team reach the finish line. It also shows what India will potentially miss in England this summer — an explosive young talent unlike any other in world cricket at the moment.
IPL 2019, RR vs DC: World Cup selection was running in my mind, admits Rishbah Pant after powering Delhi Capitals to win over Rajasthan
Pant, who was left out of India's squad at the expense of Dinesh Karthik, smashed six fours and four sixes during his stay in the middle.
IPL 2019, RR vs DC: Ajinkya Rahane earns breathing space with stunning century, even in losing cause
Rahane's century was a reminder to his fans, critics, and to himself. Give hardworking players time, give them faith, and they will show you what they can become.
IPL 2019, RR vs DC: Ajinkya Rahane making his reprieve count to Ashton Turner's five rings, best moments from Delhi Capitals’ win
After Rahane made a brilliant hundred to take Rajasthan to 191 in the first innings, Shikhar Dhawan and Pant made half-centuries to help Delhi gun down the total with four balls to spare. Here are best moments from the match.