The loser of this eliminator will be eliminated from this edition of IPL © IANS
The loser of this eliminator will be eliminated from this edition of IPL © IANS

Virat Kohli led Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will contest against the Steven Smith led Rajasthan Royals in the Eliminator of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 at the Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) stadium in Pune on My 20. RCB finished their campaign in group stage with 16 points. Rajasthan also had 16 points, but thanks to better net run rate RCB earned the No. 3 position the points table. READ:Chennai Super Kings to play Mumbai Indians in Qualifier 1 of IPL 2015

The winner of this contest will be eligible to play the Qualifier 2 game against the loser of Qualifier 1 (CSK vs MI), at the JASCA stadium in Ranchi on May 22. Whoever will win that game will be playing in the Final. Whereas the loser of this RCB vs RR contest, will be eliminated directly. The Final of IPL 2015 will be played in the Iconic Eden gardens Kolkata on May 24. READ: IPL 2015 Playoffs: Complete schedule, venues, match timings