IPL playoffs moved to Eden Gardens


The IPL 2018 Eliminator and the Qualifier 2 will now be played at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

These matches were earlier scheduled at the Maharashtra Cricket Association’s International Stadium, Pune, which is now Chennai Super Kings’ designated home ground.

The Indian Premier League have as yet given no reason for the move away from Pune.

The Qualifier 1 will go ahead as scheduled at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on 22nd May followed by the Eliminator (23rd May) and the Qualifier 2 (25th May) at Kolkata. The final will be staged at Mumbai on 27th May.

Updated schedule of the IPL 2018 Playoffs:

Date Match Venue
22nd May, 2018 Qualifier 1 – Team 1 vs Team 2 Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
23rd May, 2018 Eliminator – Team 3 vs Team 4 Eden Gardens, Kolkata
25th May, 2018 Qualifier 2 – Winner of Eliminator vs Loser of Qualifier 1 Eden Gardens, Kolkata
27th May, 2018 Final – Winner of Qualifier 1 vs Winner of Qualifier 2 Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai