Rajneesh Gupta in Mumbai 20 May 2014 - 02:31am IST
Quick Stats : Match 45, DD v KXIP
Sandeep Sharma becomes fastest to bag 25 IPL scalps
1 Kings XI Punjab became the first team to qualify for Playoffs in IPL 2014. This is the second time Kings XI Punjab have reached the knockout stage of the IPL. The only other instance was in the inaugural edition, in 2008.
5 Number of wicket-maidens bowled in IPL 2014.
13 Number of matches taken by Sandeep Sharma in the IPL to get his 25 wickets. He became the quickest to reach this landmark in terms of matches played.
55 Delhi Daredevils’ score at the end of the powerplay – their highest in IPL 2014.
68 Dinesh Karthik’s innings – highest by a Delhi Daredevils batsman in IPL 2014. JP Duminy had made 67* against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Sharjah.
100 Percent – Delhi Daredevils’ loss-percentage while defending a total in IPL 2014 – 5 losses in as many matches. This is also Kings XI Punjab’s win-percentage while chasing a target this year – 5 wins out of 5 games.