0 Number of times a team did not have four overseas players in their playing XI in a playoff / knockout match before this match. Kolkata Knight Riders provided the first such instance by playing only three overseas players (Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine and Andre Russell).
340.00 Rashid Khan’s strike-rate in the match (34* off 10 balls) – the highest by a Sunrisers Hyderabad batsman in an innings of 10 balls or more. Ben Cutting had a strike-rate of 260.00 (39* off 15 balls) against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Bengaluru in 2016.
67 Runs scored by Kolkata Knight Riders in the first six overs – most by any side against Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL2018.
7 Number of bowled dismissals made by Rashid Khan in IPL2018 – most by any bowler.
498 Runs scored by Dinesh Karthik in IPL2018 – most by keeper-captain in a single IPL edition. Adam Gilchrist had made 495 runs in 2009 edition.
1 Rashid Khan became the first player in the IPL history to score 25 runs, take 3 wickets, hold two catches and be involved in effecting a run-out in the same match.
2 Number of times Sunrisers Hyderabad have reached the IPL final. The only other such instance was in 2016 when they ended as the Champions.