8 Number of opening pairs used by Delhi Daredevils in this edition – most by any side. Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore have used seven opening pairs each.
26 Runs conceded by Dwayne Bravo in 20th over of Delhi Daredevils’ innings – the joint-most expensive by a CSK bowler in the IPL. Chamara Kapugedera and Ravindra Jadeja had also conceded 26 runs in one over – both against Mumbai Indians at the Wankdede in 2008 and 2015 respectively.
65* Runs added by Vijay Shankar and Harshal Patel for the sixth wicket – Delhi Daredevils’ highest partnership for this wicket in the IPL. Paul Collingwood and Daniel Vettori had added 60* runs against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Delhi in 2010.
13 Number of innings in which Ambati Rayudu has reached double figures in IPL2018. KL Rahul is the only other player to score in double figures in all 13 innings in this edition.
5 Number of Indians batsmen to aggregate 6000 runs in Twenty20 cricket. MS Dhoni joined Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Gautam Gambhir.
33 Number of sixes hit by Rishabh Pant and Ambati Rayudu in IPL2018 – most by any batsman. They went ahead of KL Rahul’s tally of 32 sixes. Incidentally only one Indian batsman has hit more sixes in an edition – Virat Kohli – 38 – in 2016.
2 Number of times CSK have failed to chase down a target in this edition. The only other such instance came against Kings XI Punjab at Mohali when they lost by 4 runs.