Points table for matches completed by 19 Sep 2011
Qualifying Tournament Pool A
|Kolkata Knight Riders||1||1||0||0||0||2||+0.100||121/20.0||119/20.0|
Qualifying Tournament Pool B
|Trinidad & Tobago||1||1||0||0||0||2||+0.746||144/18.5||138/20.0|
Points by match: Qualifying Tournament Pool A
|19 Sep 2011||KKR||2||Auckland||0||Table | Match|
Points by match: Qualifying Tournament Pool B
|19 Sep 2011||Trinidad & T||2||Ruhuna||0||Table | Match|
Notes to Qualifier
The top team in Pool A will be designated Q1 in the Group Stage.
The top team in Pool B will be designated Q2 in the Group Stage.
The next highest ranked team will be designated Q3 in the Group Stage.
Should Kolkata Knight Riders qualify as the "next highest ranked team", they will assume the Q1 position in the Group Stage, and the top team in Qualifying Pool A will assume the Q3 position in the Group Stage.
Notes to Group Stage and Semi Finals
If Chennai Super Kings qualifies for the Semi Finals, they will play their Semi Final in Chennai, regardless of finishing position.
If Royal Challengers Bangalore qualifies for the Semi Finals, they will play their Semi Final in Bangalore, regardless of finishing position, unless they are drawn to play Chennai Super Kings, in which case they will play in Semi Final 2 in Chennai (due to CSK being the defending CLT20 Champions).
Brendon McCullum has started the 2015 IPL in fine style, but his numbers in the previous seven seasons aren't consistent with his obvious attacking skills and talent
The boy from Burnley with magic in his wrist has surpassed all before him - with luck we will be able to enjoy his skill and application for a few more years yet
Do fast bowlers need verbal fisticuffs to generate aggression? Does sending a nightwatchman in always make sense? Is surpassing 100mph even possible?
Azhar Ali looks ahead to his new role as Pakistan's ODI captain, talks about his leadership style and adjusting to the format
Plays of the day from the match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians
Azhar Ali's early steps in captaincy will be analysed extensively but he needs time to step out of the large shadows of Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi
His current game is extremely premeditated, so as to delay taking risks, and it robs the innings of all natural flow