The 2020 Indian Premier League will be held in the United Arab Emirates as confirmed by the chairman of the IPL Governing Council Brijesh Patel.
Mumbai Indians 149/8(Kiron Pollard 41* Quinton de Kock 29, Deepak Chahar 3-26) beat Chennai Super Kings 148/7(Shane Watson 80, Jasprit Bumrah 2-14) by 1 run.
The Chennai Super Kings face off against the Delhi Capitals in the final playoff before the final which will be against the Mumbai Indians on Sunday.
South African seamer Kagiso Rabada has headed back to South Africa from the Indian Premier League after suffering from stiffness in the back.
Delhi Capitals became the second team to qualify for the playoffs after missing out for seven years with two matches to spare.
Sam Curran starred for Kings Xi Punjab as he took four wickets, including a hattrick, for just 11 runs to inspired his side to a dramatic victory over Delhi Capitals who lost seven wickets for eight runs in 17 balls.
Delhi Capitals beat the Kolkata Knight Riders in dramatic fashion as Kagiso Rabada defended 10 runs in the first super over of the 2019 Indian Premier League.
Kings XI Punjab 177 for 2 (Rahul 71*, Mayank 43, Gayle 40) beat Mumbai Indians 176 for 7 (de Kock 60, M Ashwin 2-25) by eight wickets on Saturday thanks to a strong batting performance.
Chris Gayle was sitting on 20 runs off 12 balls. Having come from swatting Lockie Ferguson for a six over mid-on, those muscular levers were beginning to loosen and the signs were ominous for the Kolkata Knight Riders.
The opening weekend of the 12th edition lived up to its expectations with the opening encounter being the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Chennai.