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.
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:
Story first published on: Monday, 08 April 2013 00:33
# 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.
# 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. He was justifiably adjudge the Man of the Match.