28 Number of balls taken by Gautam Gambhir to reach his fifty – the fastest fifty in IPL 2012. Mumbai Indians’ Richard Levi had taken 34 balls against Chennai Super Kings in the opening game.
10.3 Overs taken by Royal Challengers Bangalore to reach their fifty – the slowest team fifty in the tournament. Mumbai Indians had taken 10.1 and 10.2 overs against Pune Warriors India on April 6 and Deccan Chargers on April 9 respectively.
10 Number of bowlers to take 50 wickets in IPL. Zaheer Khan became the latest entrant to this club with the wicket of Gambhir.
6 Number of batsmen to aggregate 1,500 runs in IPL. Gautam Gambhir joined Suresh Raina, Sachin Tendulkar, Adam Gilchrist, Rohit Sharma and Jacques Kallis in achieving this feat.
2 Number of bowlers to take three four-wicket hauls in IPL. L Balaji is the latest – Anil Kumble was the first.