Quick Stats: M11 - RCB vs RR

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11 Number of times toss winning captain has opted to field first in eleven matches in IPL2018. However, this was only the second time side batting first went on to win the game in this edition. The only other such instance was the rain-affected game between Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Daredevils.

180 Ajinkya Rahane’s strike-rate in the match – his best in the IPL. He had a strike-rate of 176.47 (60 off 34 balls) for Rising Pune Supergiant against Mumbai Indians at Pune last year.

88 Runs scored by Rajasthan Royals in last five (16-20) overs. Only one team has scored more runs in the IPL. Royal Challengers Bangalore had made 112 against Gujarat Lions also at Bengaluru in 2016. They also made 88 against Mumbai Indians at Mumbai in 2015.

39 Runs scored by Sanju Samson off his last 8 balls. The sequence – 6 6 6 4 4 6 6 1.

10 Number of sixes hit by Sanju Samson. Only one Indian batsman has hit more sixes in an IPL match – Murali Vijay – 11 – for Chennai Super Kings against Rajasthan Royals in 2010.

73 Number of wickets taken by Yuzvendra Chahal in IPL – most by a bowler from Royal Challengers Bangalore. He surpassed R Vinay Kumar’s tally of 72 wickets.

26 Number of balls taken by Virat Kohli to score his fifty – his fastest in Twenty20 cricket. The previous fastest had come off 28 balls (on four occasions).

415 Runs scored by the two teams – most in an IPL match at Bengaluru.

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