New Delhi: Statistical highlights of the Champions League T20 clash between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders.
# Bangalore's 169 for nine is their fourth highest in the Champions League Twenty20.
# Virat Kohli has registered his second duck in Twenty20 - his first in the Champions League Twenty20.
# Chris Gayle is averaging 59.63 for Bangalore in Twenty20 - 656 in 14 matches, including two centuries and three fifties.
# Gayle's strike rate of 181.21 overall for Bangalore is the highest in Twenty20.
# Gayle has extended his record for most sixes for Bangalore in Twenty20 to 49.
# Daniel Vettori (44 off 23 balls) has recorded his highest innings for Bangalore in Twenty20.
# Raju Bhatkal (25) has posted his highest innings in Twenty20.
# Vettori and Bhatkal put on 61 for the seventh wicket - Bangalore's highest in Twenty20. The said partnership is also the highest in the Champions League Twenty20.
# Brett Lee (2/34) has produced his best figures for Kolkata in Twenty20.
# Yusuf Pathan has taken three catches in Bangalore's innings - the second highest for Kolkata in Twenty20, next only to Jacques Kallis' four against Deccan at Kolkata on April 11, 2011.
# Kolkata have posted their second victory in five matches in the Champions League Twenty20 - success % 40.00.
# Bangalore have won four and lost seven out of eleven played in the Champions League Twenty20 - success % 36.36.
# Kolkata's convincing nine-wicket triumph has equalled a record in the Champions League Twenty20, previously registered by Bangalore and Lions.
# Kolkata have posted three victories by 9 wickets in Twenty20 - one each against Mumbai, Rajasthan and Bangalore
# Jacques Kallis (64 not out) has posted his 23rd fifty in Twenty20.
# Kallis (331 at an average of 66.20 in 9 matches) is the top run-getter in the Champions League Twenty20, overtaking Jean-Paul Duminy's aggregate of 324 (ave.54.00) in eleven matches for Cape Cobras and Mumbai Indians.
# Kallis is the leading run-getter for Kolkata in the Champions League Twenty20 - 192 (ave.64.00), including two fifties, in five matches.
# Kallis became the first Kolkata batsman to post two fifty-plus in the Champions League Twenty20.
# Kallis has received his third Man of the Match award in the Champions League Twenty20.
# Gautam Gambhir (55 not out off 31 balls) has posted his first fifty in the Champions Legue Twenty20 - his 18th fifty in Twenty20.
# Jacques Kallis and Gautam Gambhir were associated in a stand of 109 (unbroken) for the second wicket - Kolkata's highest in the Champions League, eclipsing the 90 (unbroken) between Kallis and Pathan for the fourth wicket against Somerset at Uppal on September 25, 2011.