The decision was taken after Jamshedpur FC's inability to safely field a team and prepare for the match.
Four ISL games have been postponed this season so far due to positive cases.
The victory allowed Owen Coyle's men to leapfrog the competition and reach first place in the points table with 19 points.
As we cross the half-way mark of the league stage, here's our report card for each of the 11 teams.
Ishan Pandita and Deshorn Brown both scored in injury time in a thrilling finish to the game.
Chennaiyin rise to fifth in the table, while Jamshedpur miss out on their chance to top the ISL standings and fall to sixth.
Kerala and Jamshedpur now have 13 points from 8 matches and are third and second respectively (Jamshedpur ahead on goals scored)
PLUS: Benvingut Juan and East Bengal continue to remain awful.
Jamshedpur moved to second, while Bengaluru remain tenth.
Jamshedpur move to second thanks to the season's first hattrick.
Cassio, Bipin Singh and Igor Angulo's goals gave MCFC an early lead, with Komal Thatal and Eli Sabia dragging JFC back.
PLUS: Jamshedpur are dark horses and the ISL Calendar needs a rethink - in this week's ISL musings.
Goals from Seiminlen Doungel and Alex Lima were enough to lead Owen Coyle's side to victory.
PLUS: Chennaiyin rely on their Indian core and NorthEast United are already in trouble - in this week's ISL musings.
Greg Stewart opened the scoring for Jamshedpur FC before Bart Ogbeche equalized for Hyderabad FC in the second half.
Nerijus Valskis ended a long goal-drought, with Jordan Murray and Airam Cabrera also finding the net.
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With the ISL league stage over, we take a look at how each team has performed this season.
A dramatic final day saw Mumbai and Goa get the job done.
Goals from Boris Singh Thangjam and David Grande saw Jamshedpur FC beat Mumbai City FC 2-0.
An 85th-minute goal from Roy Krishna helped ATKMB regain top spot from Mumbai City, who have a game in hand.
An injury-time own goal from Enes Sipovic helped Jamshedpur FC edge Chennaiyin FC 1-0.
Goals from Anthony Pilkington and Matti Steinmann saw SC East Bengal beat Jamshedpur FC 2-1 to go ninth.