Winner of Brisbane Heat Vs Melbourne Renegades Match in BBL 2016-17
Question in detail
Brisbane Heat VS Melbourne Renegades, 30th match: Heat won't mind a defeat in their last game against Melbourne Renegades as they have already qualified for the semi-final. They will face off Renegades in a bid to secure either of the top-two spots. If they win the match, they will have a home semi-final too. Irrespective of who becomes the winner of BRH VS MLR match in BBL 2016-17, Brisbane Heat has to be in the top four.
Melbourne Renegades, on the other hand, will take it (Brisbane Heat VS Melbourne Renegades, 30th match) as a must-win clash. However, indeed, they need more than just a win to qualify for the knockouts. Renegades' chances to qualify heavily rely on the results of Sixers, Thunders and Hurricanes' respective games. Besides winning their last game against Heat, Renegades would need the rest three results to go in their favor.
Melbourne Renegades can't afford to lose their last game as a defeat here will get them eliminated. There exists a possibility of a four-way tie with 8 points, if Renegades become the winner of BRH VS MLR match in BBL 2017 and also Thunder and Hurricanes register a win in their respective games. Renegades can qualify only if Sixers, Thunders and Hurricanes suffer a defeat in their respective last matches.
Does Melbourne Renegades still have chances to qualify for the semi-final of BBL 2017?