Rajneesh Gupta in Mumbai 19 May 2013 - 01:46am IST
Quick Stats : Match 70 – RCB vs CSK
Chris Gayle sets new stats
8: The 8-over aside match was the shortest scheduled match in IPL. Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab played an 11-over aside match at Delhi in 2008 in which Kings XI Punjab won by 6 runs.
51: Number of sixes hit by Chris Gayle in IPL 2013. It was the second time Gayle hit 50 or more sixes in a single edition of IPL. He had hit 59 sixes in 2012 edition.
103: Number of sixes hit by Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2013 – most by any team. They went ahead of Mumbai Indians’ tally of 101.
400: The fourth six of his innings was also the 400th six for Chris Gayle in Twenty20 cricket. He became first batsman to do so.
634: Runs scored by Virat Kohli in IPL 2013- most by a captain in a single edition of IPL. Sachin Tendulkar had made 618 in 2010 edition.
708: Runs scored by Chris Gayle in IPL 2013. There has been only one better performance in a single edition of IPL – by Gayle himself! He made 733 in 2012 edition.