New Delhi: The IPL 2023 season has gained momentum and along with it the excitement has started increasing. With the double header matches of the weekend, the curiosity and excitement is at its peak. then compete if Chennai Super Kings And if it is of Mumbai Indians then what to say. Chennai and Mumbai clashed in the second match of the double header on Saturday, April 8, in which CSK, captained by MS Dhoni, registered an easy victory. Despite this, it could not leave behind Rajasthan Royals, who had secured the first position.
In the first match of Saturday, Rajasthan and Delhi Capitals fought. Here Rajasthan won by 57 runs, while Delhi had their third consecutive defeat. With this, Rajasthan secured the first position with their second defeat in three matches. Then in the second match, Chennai defeated Mumbai by 7 wickets. This was also Chennai’s second win in 3 matches but it could not snatch the crown from Rajasthan.
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Rajasthan Royals at the top
If you look at the points table after the 12th match of IPL 2023, here five teams have scored the same four points each. Rajasthan Royals are in the first place just because of the difference in net run rate. Rajasthan snatched his chair from Lucknow Super Giants. At the same time, Chennai left Punjab Kings behind with their second win and secured the fourth position. In third place is the defending champion Gujarat Titans.
Impact Player @RayuduAmbati with the winning runs
A 7⃣-wicket win in Mumbai for @ChennaiIPL
Scorecard ▶️ https://t.co/rSxD0lf5zJ#TATAIPL , #MIvCSK pic.twitter.com/aK6Npl8auB
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) April 8, 2023
At the same time, Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians, who lost today’s match, are currently included in the last 3 teams. Delhi is ninth with 3 consecutive defeats and Mumbai is eighth with 2 consecutive defeats.
Gujarat has a chance
Now eyes will be on Sunday’s double header, where once again the situation can change. In the first match, the defending champions face Gujarat Titans and Kolkata Knight Riders. Gujarat has won two consecutive matches and with the third consecutive win, it can become number one again. In the second match, Punjab Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad will clash. Punjab can also get the first place by scoring a hat-trick of victories, while Hyderabad will try to open the account after two consecutive defeats.
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