IPL 2020: Which team to be the first to qualify for the playoff? MI or RCB

IPL 2020: As Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians will go face to face with each other in Today's IPL Match at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Both the teams had equal chances to qualify for the IPL 2020 Playoffs. But, which one clicks first this season of IPL 2020, the question still raised.

By Mohit Sindhu, Updated : Oct 28, 2020 13:06 IST
IPL 2020: Which team to be the first to qualify for the playoff? MI or RCB
MI or RCB - Which team firstly qualify for the playoffs

IPL 2020: Defending champions Mumbai Indians(MI) will lock horns with Virat's Royal Challengers Bangalore(RCB) in a playoff decider tonight at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Both the teams are at the top of the standings i.e. MI at 1st and RCB at the 2nd place and eying for the playoffs this season but which one clicks first in Indian Premier League IPL 2020.

Ahead of MI vs RCB marquee encounter, Virat's Men in Red are standing at second place in the points table with seven wins from 11 games played so far and the team is most probable to qualify for the semis and became the first team to do so.

Rohit Sharma might be seen playing for Mumbai Indians in Today's IPL Match according to the latest reports, let's see which of the two teams qualified first for the biggest fantasy cricket league i.e. Dream11 IPL 2020. MI vs RCB match will be live-streamed on Disney+Hotstar VIP.

Royal Challenger Bangalore reversing its fate from the past few seasons has performed reasonably well in IPL 2020 Virat Kohli brigade wins its 7 out of 10 games and currently ranked at number second just below Mumbai Indians(MI). Royal Challengers as well as Mumbai side had won 3 out of the last 5 matches and just one win from here could bring them into the semis.

On the other hand, Under the captaincy of Keiron Pollard in the absence of ''Hitman'' Rohit Sharma, Mumbai Indians lost its last match against RR but today they will go with the same intention to become the first qualified team for the playoffs. So, in short, we can say that we might see at least one qualifier of this season today after a long wait of 47 matches.

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Their opponent, The four-time IPL champions Rohit Sharma led Mumbai Indians will be the most probable qualifiers among all and eyeing for the semis birth in IPL 2020. The Mumbai Indians have been performing quite consistent in the current season and are currently leading the ladder with 14 points from 11 matches they have been played so far.

However, it could not be a surprise if Virat Kohli and Co give a tough challenge to the Mumbai Indians. Victory for both Mumbai Indians as well as for Royal Challengers would result in entry into the semis in IPL 2020.

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As far as Mumbai Indians' performance in the IPL 2020 is concerned, the team is leading in the race and being assumed as IPL favourite as it is quite a good mixture of the power-hitting batsman to the pace-attack led by veteran pacer Jaspreet Bumrah. Hitman Rohit Sharma might be seen playing tonight against RCB and teh team is having the best chances to secure its semis birth in today's IPL Match.