PKL playoffs are fast approaching. For this PKL season, top six teams will be advancing to the playoffs. As per the current PKL standings, Dabang Delhi KC, Bengal Warriors and Haryana Steelers have already qualified for the playoffs, which will begin on October 14, 2019. The selection of teams is based on the points earned along with the score difference.
After U Mumba defeated Tamil Thalaivas on Monday, September 30, Gujarat Fortunegiants and Patna Pirates have been knocked out of the race for the playoffs. U Mumba have moved ahead to the fourth spot (59 pts) on the PKL points table. Dabang Delhi KC is right on top, with Bengal Warriors following closely with 78 points. Haryana Steelers are ranked fourth on the PKL points table, after registering a win over UP Yoddha.
Bengaluru Bulls and UP Yoddha are ranked fifth (58 pts) and sixth (58 pts) respectively on the PKL points table. Both teams, along with U Mumba, have a chance to qualify for the PKL playoffs. Jaipur Pink Panthers, Gujarat Fortunegiants and Puneri Paltan take up the seventh, eighth and ninth position. Patna Pirates are ranked tenth with 40 points, while Telugu Titans are ranked eleventh with 39 points. Tamil Thalaivas occupy the twelfth spot on the PKL points table.
|(Q)1||DABANG DELHI KC||20||15||3||2||83||82|
|7||JAIPUR PINK PANTHERS||20||8||10||2||-18||52|
The above-mentioned teams play PKL 2019 in a double round-robin format. Each team has to play each other twice. After the league stage is complete, the teams will advance to the playoffs, which include two eliminators and two semi-finals. Whichever two teams win the rounds, will compete in the finals.