Rajneesh Gupta in Mumbai 23 May 2012 - 11:08am IST
Quick Stats: Qualifier 1 – DD v KKR
Yusuf gets his 12th; Narine his 24th; Gambhir moves up to second
4 Number of dismissals effected by Brendon McCullum (two catches and two stumpings). He became the third wicketkeeper, after Robin Uthappa and Adam Gilchrist, to effect four dismissals in a match in IPL 2012. McCullum also took his tournament tally to 14 – the most by a ‘keeper, along with Naman Ojha.
8 Number of times Gautam Gambhir has been run-out in IPL – the second most after Venugopal Rao. Even Yusuf Pathan has been dismissed in this fashion eight times.
12 Number of Man-of-the-Match awards won by Yusuf Pathan in the IPL. With this he equaled Chris Gayle’s IPL record.
24 Number of wickets taken by Sunil Narine in IPL 2012 – the most by any bowler in his debut IPL season. Rajasthan Royals’ Sohail Tanvir had taken 22 wickets in IPL 2008.
60.87 Gautam Gambhir’s win percentage as a captain in the IPL (28 wins in 46 games) – the highest for any player leading his side in more than five games in the IPL!
63 Runs scored by the Kolkata Knight Riders in last five overs (16 to 20) – the most they have scored in a match in IPL 2012. They had made 56 against the Royal Challengers Bangalore at Kolkata on April 28.
88.88 Kolkata Knight Riders’ win percentage in away matches in IPL 2012 (8 wins in 9 games) – the highest for any side.
588 Runs scored by Gautam Gambhir in IPL 2012 – second most by any batsman, after Chris Gayle’s aggregate of 733 runs in 15 matches.
2063 Runs scored by Gautam Gambhir in the IPL – second most by any batsman after Suresh Raina’s 2,154.