Amazing coincidence with Hardik Pandya’s team, reached the playoffs but what will be the trophy?


New Delhi: Gujarat Titans first qualified for the playoffs in IPL 15th season. Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super Giants were the two new teams to join this season. Looking at the points table, these two teams are occupying number 1 and 2. Most of the time, Gujarat Titans has occupied the No. 1 position. Hardik Pandya was appointed as the captain of Gujarat Titans. At that time there was a lot of talk about his experience and it was said that the batting lineup of this team is weak. Today Gujarat Titans qualified first in the playoffs by winning 9 out of 12 matches. Exactly the same happened in 2016.

Amazing coincidence with Hardik’s team
Earlier, Gujarat Lions had also performed something similar. Gujarat Lions team played in two seasons of IPL. In the season of IPL season 2016, 2017 this team also performed amazingly. In the year 2016, Gujarat Lions became the first team to reach the playoffs. Call it a coincidence, Gujarat Titans, who joined the IPL for the first time, also qualified in the playoffs for the first time. In the year 2016, the command of Gujarat Lions team was in the hands of Suresh Raina. The team entered the playoffs first.

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Gujarat reached playoff
A low scoring match was played between Lucknow and Gujarat on Tuesday evening. In Gujarat Titans, Lucknow did not play in front of Rashid Khan’s spin and lost this match. However, if Lucknow had won this match, they would have become the first team to reach the playoffs. There has been a wonderful coincidence between Gujarat Titans and Gujarat Lions. In the 2016 season, Gujarat Lions won six out of seven matches and in the 2022 season, Gujarat Titans also won six out of their first seven matches. Apart from this, Gujarat Titans lost its fourth match to Sunrisers Hyderabad, while Gujarat Lions also lost their fourth match to Sunrisers in 2016.

Lucknow all out for 82
The new IPL team Gujarat Titans became the first team to reach the playoffs in the current season by defeating another new team Lucknow Super Giants by 62 runs. After winning eight matches, Titans, who lost two, again returned to the winning track. Gujarat have won 9 out of their 12 matches of the season. On the other hand, the team of Lucknow reached the second place from the top after this defeat. He needs to register one more win to qualify for the playoffs. Due to the good performance of the bowlers, the Lucknow team got a target of only 145 runs. In the chase, the team got caught up in the spin of Titans spinners Rashid Khan (4/24) and R Sai Kishore (2/7) and were all out for just 82 runs.