43 Runs needed by Rajasthan Royals in the last three overs – exactly the same Chennai Super Kings needed in the Qualifier1. While Chennai Super Kings reached the target with 5 balls to spare, Rajasthan Royals
83.38 The percentage of runs scored by Sunil Narine in the boundaries in IPL2018 (36 fours & 22 sixes out of 331 runs scored) – the highest for any batsman in this edition scoring 100 or more runs. Fellow teammate Andre Russell is second with a boundary percentage of 81.15
118.21 Ajinkya Rahane’s strike-rate in IPL2018 – 370 runs off 313 balls. Among all players who faced 100 balls or more in this edition, only one player had the poorer strike-rate – Manish Pandey (115.45).
33 Runs scored by Rajasthan Royals in their last five overs.
4 Number of boundaries (fours or sixes) in Rajasthan Royals innings in the last 10 overs. Kolkata Knight Riders, in contrast, had 14 boundaries in their last 10 overs.
6 Number of consecutive matches Rajasthan Royals have lost at the Eden Gardens. Their last and only win here had come in 2008.