Rajneesh Gupta in Mumbai 20 May 2014 - 01:54am IST
Quick Stats : Match 44, RR v MI
Hussey, Simmons put up MI’s first 50-plus opening stand of the season
6 Number of opening pairs used by Mumbai Indians in IPL 2014 – most by any side.
69 Runs added by Brad Hodge and James Faulkner – higher eighth-wicket stand in the IPL. The previous highest was an unbroken 50-run stand between Ryan McLaren and Harbhajan Singh for the Mumbai Indians against the Deccan Chargers in 2010.
90 Percent of Rohit Sharma’s runs came in boundaries – 3 fours and 4 sixes. Rohit’s boundary percentage is the highest for any batsman in IPL 2014 in an innings of 40 runs or more. Kings XI Punjab’s George Bailey had also done so against Chennai Super Kings at Cuttack.
120 Runs added by Michael Hussey and Lendl Simmons – Mumbai Indians’ first opening stand of 50 runs or more this season.