Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Royal Challengers Bangalore via a Super Over on Sunday night to go top of IPL table this year. Here are the major statistical highlights from the encounter at the Rajiv Gandhi International stadium:
# Sunrisers Hyderabad became the first team to register victories in the first two games in the present competition.
# The game has provided only the third tie in the IPL history - the first two being Kolkata vs Rajasthan at Cape Town on April 23, 2009 and Chennai vs Punjab at Chepauk on March 21, 2010.
# Amit Mishra's economy rate of 3.75 (4-0-15-1) is the best for Sunrisers Hyderabad, taking his tally to 78 (ave.20.05) in 61 matches, next only to Lasith Malina's 83.
# Amongst the ten leading wicket-takers at the IPL, Mishra's economy rate of 7.00 is the second best, next only to Malinga's 6.36.
# Moises Henriques (40) has posted his highest score at the IPL, eclipsing the 30 not out for Kolkata against Delhi at Kingsmead, Durban on May 5, 2009.
# Henriques has completed his 1000 runs in Twenty20 - 1034 at an average of 20.27 in 69 matches.
# Henriques (2/14) has produced his best bowling performance in the IPL.
# Ishant Sharma has completed his 50 wickets in Twenty20 - 51 at an average of 34.78 in 67 matches.
# Ishant's figures of 3 for 27 are his second best at the IPL, next only to the five for 12 against Kochi Tuskers Kerala at Hyderabad on April 27, 2011. Â
# Virat Kohli (46) has completed his 1700 runs at the IPL - 1709 (ave.28.48) in 79 matches.
# Hanuma Vihari (44 not out) has posted his highest score in Twenty20 apart from dismissing Chris Gayle.Â He was justifiably adjudge the Man of the Match.
Story first published on: Monday, 08 April 2013 00:33 IST