Rajneesh Gupta in Mumbai 24 May 2012 - 11:31am IST
Quick Stats: Eliminator – MI v CSK
MI lose their first; Dhoni scores CSK’s fastest
73 Runs scored by the Chennai Super Kings in their last five overs. They scored 126 in their last 10 overs!
16 Number of innings after which MS Dhoni scored a fifty in the IPL. He had last scored a half-century against the Royal Challengers Bangalore at Bengaluru on May 22, 2011.
20 Number of balls taken by Dhoni to reach his fifty – fastest by a Chennai Super Kings batsman in the IPL. The previous fastest had come off 22 balls by Matthew Hayden on two occasions – vs the Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Daredevils in IPL 2009.
9 Number of times Harbhajan Singh did not bowl his full quota of overs in a match in IPL 2012.
2 Number of wicketkeepers to score a fifty and effect three dismissals in an IPL match. Dhoni joined Adam Gilchrist, who had done so against the Chennai Super Kings on May 17.
1 Number of balls on which Dhoni could not score a run. His innings scoring sequence was: 4, 1, 1, 0, 6, 4, 4, 4, 1, 4, 1, 2, 4, 2, 1, 6, 1, 2, 1 and 2.
1 Mumbai Indians lost an IPL match for the first time at Bengaluru.