Kathmandu: Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capital are competing in the 13th edition of IPL T20 cricket in the UAE today.The ongoing IPL qualifier-1 will start at 7:45 pm Nepali time at the Dubai International Cricket Ground.
Former winners Mumbai remain at the top of the table and have reached the qualifiers. He has added a total of 18 points. Mumbai, who have lost just five of their 14 league games, are in excellent form.
Delhi with 16 points is in the second position of the table. After winning 8 games and losing 6 games, Delhi reached the qualifiers by defeating Bangalore in the last match of the group stage.Mumbai stunned Delhi in both the group stage matches. Chasing a target of 163 in the first match, Mumbai had beaten Delhi by five wickets. As Delhi lost by nine wickets in the second match, Mumbai will be the dominant team.
The winning team will enter the final while the losing team will play the eliminator winner in qualifier-2.
The eliminator is being played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Friday.
The winner of Qualifier 2 in Abu Dhabi on Sunday and the winner of Qualifier 1 will compete for the title in Dubai on Monday.