Rajneesh Gupta in Mumbai 14 May 2013 - 02:35am IST
Quick Stats : Match 62 – MI vs SRH
Pollard’s phenomenal strike-rate against Perera
29: Runs scored off Thisara Perera’s one over. This equaled the most expensive over in IPL2013. Tillakaratne Dilshan and Chris Gayle had also hit 29 runs off one single over against Pune Warriors India at Bengaluru.
21: Number of sixes hit by Kieron Pollard in IPL2013. He has hit only 17 fours!
20: Number of balls taken by Kieron Pollard to race to his fifty- the fastest fifty for Mumbai Indians in IPL. Sachin Tendulkar held the previous record with 23 ball fifty against Delhi Daredevils at Delhi in 2010.
8: Number of sixes hit by Kieron Pollard in the match – six of them came in a span of seven balls!
6: Number of sixes conceded by Thisara Perera in the match. He became only the fifth bowler in IPL history to concede six sixes in a match. The record is of seven sixes, held by Pune Warriors’ Mitchell Marsh against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Bengaluru on April 23.
2: Number of times Sachin Tendulkar has been retired hurt in an IPL match – first batsman to do so. He had suffered the similar fate against Chennai Super Kings at Chennai in 2012 edition.