The Board of Cricket Control in India has unveiled the revised schedule of 2015 Indian Premier League playoffs. The dates of IPL-8 playoffs are unchanged while the venues of both qualifiers are swapped from the original one. Eliminator match on 20 May will be played on the original venue as MCA International Stadium in Gahunje at Pune to host it from 8:00 PM IST.
Initially Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium was scheduled to host second qualifier but now it will be hosting first qualifier match on 19 May, 2015. If due to any reason 1st qualifier couldn’t be completed, there is a reserve day for it and it will be played on 20 May from 4:00 PM IST. Second qualifier match will be played on 22 May at JSCA International Stadium Complex in Ranchi.
Kolkata’s Eden Garden will host the final of 2015 IPL on 24 May and there is reserve day for final as well i.e. 25 May. Let’s have a look at the revised schedule of IPL-8.
|19 May 2015||20:00 IST||Qualifier 1||1st placed team vs 2nd placed team||Mumbai|
|20 May 2015||20:00 IST||Eliminator||3rd placed team vs 4th placed team||Pune|
|22 May 2015||20:00 IST||Qualifier 2||Qualifier 1 (L) vs Eliminator (W)||Ranchi|
|24 May 2015||20:00 IST||Final||Qualifier 1 (W) vs Qualifier 2 (W)||Kolkata|