As the game of IPL starts, it engulfs the whole country in a festive mood. The game has been able to innovate throughout which explains the loyal fandom it enjoys. Needless to say that the modernized scorecard template is giving audiences feel of a video game, fans are also intrigued by the red-green bar which is a new addition of 2017.
The unique ticker below the scores of the team turns red and green, it is separated by a yellow line and the audience wondered what it could possibly mean?
Some thought maybe it signifies the speed of delivery, economy rate, etc. The truth is that the ticker signifies how much the run-rate is under control. Neutral positioning at the yellow mark signifies that the run-rate is at par. Green line signifies higher run-rate than the required and the red light signifies lower score.
The number of red-green bars increases or decreases according to the run rate. This interesting meter appears only during the second innings, which is obvious as the score has to be set first for a chase.
Now you know what it means, go flaunt this new knowledge in front of your friends and watch the game like a pro.