Rajneesh Gupta in Mumbai 08 April 2012 - 07:58pm IST
Quick Stats: Match 7 – RR v KKR
Hodge marches on; KKR flounder; Purple Cap for Cooper
100 Percent – Rajasthan Royals’ win-percentage after scoring 160 or more runs batting first. They have won on all 10 such occasions.
27 for four – Kolkata Knight Riders’ total at the end of first six overs – the lowest for any side in IPL 2012. Mumbai Indians had also made 27 (for three) against Pune Warriors at Mumbai.
8 Kolkata Knight Riders’ at the fall of the third wicket – their worst-ever start in any IPL game.
7 Number of wickets taken by Kevon Cooper – the most by any bowler in IPL 2012. This means Rajasthan Royals now have both, the Orange Cap (held by Ajinkya Rahane) and the Purple Cap.
2 Number of bowlers to bowl a maiden in IPL 2012. Siddarth Trivedi now has one to his name, after Mumbai Indians’ Lasith Malinga.