IPL 2023 Playoffs Schedule Qualified Teams, Date, Time Table, Venues: Mark your calendars, cricket enthusiasts, as the IPL 2023 playoffs dates have been unveiled by the BCCI! Brace yourselves for heart-stopping action starting from the 23rd of May, culminating in the high-stakes finale of the renowned Indian T20 League on the 28th of May 2023.
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As usual, the four teams with the highest scores in the IPL 2023 points table will advance to the playoffs and compete in fixtures based on their rankings. The playoffs will consist of four matches: Qualifier 1, Eliminator, Qualifier 2, and the crucial final match.
IPL 2023 Playoffs Qualified Teams List
The teams that finish in first and second place will compete in Qualifier 1, which gives them another opportunity to reach the final. Even if they lose, they will play against the winner of the Eliminator in Qualifier 2. The third and fourth-placed teams will compete in the Eliminator.
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With 10 teams competing in IPL 2023, it will be challenging for teams to advance to the playoffs, and the Net Run Rate (NRR) will be a crucial factor in determining the final four. Even teams with 16 points from 14 matches will find it challenging to progress.
Following is the status of the 10 teams who were competing in the tournament for the IPL 2023 Playoffs:
|2||Chennai Super Kings||Qualified|
|3||Lucknow Super Giants||Qualified|
|5||Royal Challengers Bangalore||TBA|
|7||Kolkata Knight Riders||Eliminated|
IPL 2023 Playoffs Venue
Chennai’s MA Chidambaram Stadium and Ahmedabad’s Narendra Modi Stadium are shortlisted by the BCCI to host the playoffs of the current season of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Chennai will host Qualifier 1 and the eliminator, while Ahmedabad will host Qualifier 2 and the final of the Tata IPL 2023.
Ahmedabad hosted the playoff matches of IPL 2022, including Qualifier 2 between RR and RCB, and the IPL 2022 Final between GT and RR. Meanwhile, Chennai has been awarded hosting rights for the IPL 2023 playoffs after a gap of three years. The MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai previously hosted IPL playoff matches in 2019, as well as the finals of the IPL in 2011 and 2012.
IPL 2023 Playoffs Schedule
While the teams that will qualify for the IPL 2023 playoffs will be announced after the league matches, the schedule for the playoffs and final will be announced earlier.
Following are the details of the IPL 2023 playoffs and finals:
|23-May-2023||Qualifier 1 – Gujarat Titans vs Team 2||Chennai||MA Chidambaram Stadium|
|24-May-2023||Eliminator – Team 3 vs Team 4||Chennai||MA Chidambaram Stadium|
|26-May-2023||Qualifier 2 – Winner of Eliminator vs Loser of Qualifier 1||Ahmedabad||Narendra Modi Stadium|
|28-May-2023||Final – Winner of Qualifier 1 vs Winner of Qualifier 2||Ahmedabad||Narendra Modi Stadium|
IPL 2023 Group A Playoff Qualified Teams
According to the IPL grouping system, MI, KKR, RR, DC, and LSG are grouped under Group A. Below is the IPL 2023 Group A Points Table for your reference.
|Mumbai Indians||To Be Announced|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||To Be Announced|
|Rajasthan Royals||To Be Announced|
|Delhi Capitals||To Be Announced|
|Lucknow Super Giants||To Be Announced|
IPL 2023 Group B Playoff Qualified Teams
According to the IPL grouping system, CSK, SRH, RCB, PBKS, and GT are grouped under Group B. Below is the IPL 2023 Group B Points Table for your reference.
|Chennai Super Kings||To Be Announced|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||To Be Announced|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||To Be Announced|
|Punjab Kings||To Be Announced|
IPL 2023 Playoffs Winning Prediction
|Position||Teams||Won/Played||Total Matches||Qualification Status|
|1||Chennai Super Kings (CSK)||3/5||14||TBA|
|2||Delhi Capitals (DC)||1/6||14||TBA|
|3||Gujarat Titans (GT)||3/5||14||TBA|
|4||Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)||2/6||14||TBA|
|5||Lucknow Super Giants (LSG)||4/6||14||TBA|
|6||Mumbai Indians (MI)||3/5||14||TBA|
|7||Punjab Kings (PBKS)||3/6||14||TBA|
|8||Rajasthan Royals (RR)||4/6||14||TBA|
|9||Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)||3/6||14||TBA|
|10||Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH)||2/5||14||TBA|
IPL 2023 Playoffs Live Streaming
IPL 2023 Playoffs Telecast and Live Streaming Info TV Channel: Star Sports Network English – Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1HD, Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 1HD Hindi – Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1HD Hindi Kannada – Star Sports 1 Kannada Tamil – Star Sports 1 Tamil Telugu – Star Sports 1 Telugu Live Streaming: JioCinema (Free Streaming in 12 languages)
IPL 2023 Playoffs Date
The IPL 2023 playoffs will start after the completion of the IPL 2023 league matches. Here are the dates for the IPL 2023 playoffs:
- Qualifier 1 – May 23
- Eliminator – May 24
- Qualifier 2 – May 26
- Final – May 28
IPL 2023 Playoffs Rules
The IPL playoffs consist of two Qualifiers and one Eliminator, which are played in a specific sequence. The top two teams in the points table compete in Qualifier 1, which is like a semi-final. The winner of this match proceeds directly to the IPL final, while the losing team gets another chance to qualify by competing in Qualifier 2.
Teams finishing in the top two spots of the points table have two opportunities to qualify for the IPL final. The Eliminator match is played between teams that finish third and fourth in the points table, with the losing team being eliminated from the competition.
The winner of this match moves on to Qualifier 2. Qualifier 2 is played between the losing team of Qualifier 1 and the winner of the Eliminator. This match is also like a semi-final, and the winning team advances to the final. Finally, the IPL final is played between the winners of Qualifier 1 and Qualifier 2.