Royals kings at home; Cooper joins Akhtar; Rahane apes Raina
PWI get their first; Bhajji gets five in a row; Malinga moves to the top
1 Pune Warriors India registered their first win over Mumbai Indians in 3 attempts.
4-17 Ashok Dinda’s figures are the best by any PWI bowler. Mitchell Marsh had taken 4 for 25 against Deccan Chargers at Hyderabad in IPL 2011.
5 Number of tosses won by MI skipper Harbhajan Singh in 5 matches – a 100% record!
5 Number of wicketkeepers to effect four dismissals in an IPL match. PWI’s Robin Uthappa joined Kumar Sangakkara, Yogesh Takawale, Morne van Wyk and Dinesh Karthik.
15 Number of ducks inflicted by MI’s Lasith Malinga on batsmen in IPL – most by any bowler.
65 Number of wickets taken by Lasith Malinga in IPL – most by any bowler. He moves ahead of RP Singh, who has an IPL tally of 64 wickets.
76.19 MI’s James Franklin’s strike-rate in the match (32 off 42 balls) – lowest for any batsman facing at least 40 balls in an innings. The previous record was held by PWI’s Yuvraj Singh, who scored 34 runs off 43 balls (SR 79.07) against Chennai Super Kings at Chennai in IPL 2011.