The 2018 season of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2018) will be the eleventh season of the IPL, a professional Twenty20 cricket league established by the BCCI in 2007. It is scheduled to start in April 2018 and finish in May 2018. Cricket Format is Twenty-20 Cricket. IPL Cricket Tournament Format is a Double round robin and playoffs.
IPL 11 Playoff Stage: Quarter Finals & Final
At the conclusion of the double round-robin league, the top four teams on the basis of aggregate points qualify for the playoffs. In this stage, the top two teams compete with each other (in a match titled “Qualifier 1”), as do the remaining two teams (in a match titled “Eliminator”).
While the winner of Qualifier 1 directly qualifies for the final match, the losing team gets another chance to qualify for the final match by playing the winning team of the Eliminator match; this match is titled Qualifier 2. The winner of this subsequent Qualifier 2 match moves onto the final match. The team that wins the final match is crowned the Indian Premier League champion.
IPL 2018 Quarter Finals Schedule:
Quarter Final 1 – (Top two teams) – “TBD” VS “TBD”
Eliminator Match – “TBD” VS “TBD” (Remaining two teams)
Quarter Final 2 – “TBD” VS “TBD” (Quarter Final 1 Loosing Team gets another chance to qualify for the final match by playing the winning team of the Eliminator match; this match is titled Qualifier 2)
Final Match – “Quarter Final 1 Winner Team” VS “Quarter Final 2 Winner Team”