RR continue to hold sway at Sawai Mansingh Stadium
By Rajneesh Gupta
Mumbai 05 May 2013
3: Number of times both openers have scored fifties together for Rajasthan Royals. Graeme Smith and Swapnil Asnodkar (vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, Jaipur, 2008); Naman Ojha and Graeme Smith (vs Kings XI Punjab, Durban, 2009) provided the other two such instances.
5: Number of fifty stands put on by the pair of Robin Uthappa and Aaron Finch in IPL 2013 – most by an opening pair.
7: Number of consecutive matches lost by Pune Warriors India. They had lost 11 in a row (an IPL record) between 2012 and 2013; and also seven in a row in 2011 edition.
10: Rahul Dravid became tenth batsman to aggregate 2000 runs in IPL.
25: Number of boundaries in Pune Warriors India’s innings (20 fours and 5 sixes). Most conceded by Rajasthan Royals in a match at Jaipur.
97: Runs added by Uthappa and Finch – Pune Warriors’ highest opening partnership in IPL. It is also their highest partnership for any wicket in IPL 2013.
100: Percent – Rajasthan Royals’ win-record at Jaipur in IPL2013 – six wins out of six.
182: Rajasthan Royals’ total – second highest successful chase at Jaipur after Rajasthan Royals’ 197 for five against Deccan Chargers in 2012.