Rajneesh Gupta in Mumbai 31 May 2014 - 12:41am IST
Quick Stats : Qualifier 2, CSK v KXIP
Sehwag’s second IPL ton takes KXIP to their first Final
122 Virender Sehwag’s score – highest for any batsman in IPL knockouts. Murali Vijay made 113 against Delhi Daredevils at Chennai in 2012.
100 Chennai Super Kings’ total after first six overs – highest for any side in IPL. Kochi Tuskers Kerala had made 87 against Rajasthan Royals in 2011.
96.55 Suresh Raina’s boundary percentage in the match (84 runs out of 87) – highest for any batsman scoring 50 or more in the IPL. Michael Lumb had score 91.57 percent of his runs in boundaries (76 out of 83) for Rajasthan Royals against Kings XI Punjab in 2010.
87 Runs scored by Suresh Raina in the powerplay – most by any batsman in T20 history.
16 Number of balls taken by Suresh Raina to race to his 50 – second-fastest by any batsman in IPL history, after Yusuf Pathan’s 15-ball 50 against Sunrisers Hyderabad earlier in this edition.
5 Number of batsmen to score at least two centuries in the IPL. Virender Sehwag emulated Chris Gayle (4), Adam Gilchrist, Murali Vijay and David Warner (2 each).
3 Number of times Kings XI Punjab crossed 200 against Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2014. They went on to win on all three occasions.
2 Only the second time Chennai Super Kings failed to reach the IPL Final. Only other time this happened was in 2009 when Royal Challengers Bangalore beat them in the semifinal.
1 Kings XI Punjab reached the Final for the first time in IPL history.