Morkel gets 25; Russell gives away 51; DD end up at No.1
By Rajneesh Gupta
Mumbai 20 May 2012
298 Number of boundaries hit by the Delhi Daredevils (211 fours and 87 sixes) – the most by any side in IPL 2012.
51 Runs conceded by Andre Russell – worst figures by a Delhi Daredevils bowler in IPL 2012.
25 Number of wickets taken by Morne Morkel in IPL 2012 – second most by any bowler in an IPL edition after Lasith Malinga’s 28 in IPL 2011.
20/4 Kings XI Punjab’s score at the end of powerplay – second lowest in IPL 2012. Incidentally, the lowest powerplay score was also made by Kings XI Punjab, when they made 19 for two against the Pune Warriors India on April 8. 5 Number of pacers used by the Delhi Daredevils to bowl all 20 overs – first team to do so in IPL 2012. 2 Number of maidens bowled by Umesh Yadav in IPL 2012 – sixth bowler to do so after Dale Steyn, Praveen Kumar, Ben Hilfenhaus, Irfan Pathan and Munaf Patel. 1 Delhi Daredevils ended as the No.1 team in the group stage with 22 points.