Here are the statistical highlights of the match between Kolkata and Rajasthan on Saturday. Jaidev Unadkat (3/26) has recorded his best bowling performance in Twenty20.
Watson's aggregate of 657 (ave.43.80), including six half-centuries in 21 matches is the third best for Rajasthan in the IPL, next only to Yusuf Pathan (1011) and Graeme Smith (697).
Cheteshwar Pujara's unbeaten 45 not out off 38 balls is his highest score in the third edition of the IPL.
Kamran Khan (2/13) has claimed two crucial wickets - Brendon McCullum and Chris Gayle. Kamran's overall strike rate (15.7) is superb in the IPL - 9 wickets at 19.66 runs apiece in eight games.
Sourav Ganguly and Pujara put on 111 (unbroken) for the third wicket - Kolkata's best for any wicket against Rajasthan Royals in the IPL.
The aforesaid stand is Kolkata's best for the third wicket against any opponent in the IPL .
Chris Gayle has posted his first duck in the IPL.
Kolkata Knight Riders have posted their sixth victory in the third edition of the IPL.
Rajasthan Royals have recorded their eighth defeat in IPL 3.
Sourav Ganguly's match-winning 75 not out off 50 balls is his fourth fifty in IPL 3.
Ganguly is the sixth batsman to amass 400 runs or more in the third edition of the IPL. The six leading batsmen in terms of run-aggregate are: Sachin Tendulkar (561), Jacques Kallis (542), Sourav Ganguly (451) Mahela Jayawardene (418), Suresh Raina (415) and Murali Vijay (404).