Ricky Ponting and Sachin Tendulkar were involved in a stand of 54 - Mumbai's highest opening partnership against Pune, surpassing the 50 between Sachin and James Franklin at Pune on May 3, 2012.
Mumbai Indians beat the Pune Warriors by 41 runs at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday. Here are the statistical highlights from the game.
Story first published on: Saturday, 13 April 2013 18:27
# Mumbai Indians became the third team after Bangalore and Hyderabad to register three wins out of four in this year's edition of the IPL.
# Pune Warriors have won one and lost three out of four played in the IPL 6.
# Mumbai Indians have won 46 and lost 34 out of 80 contested at the IPL - winning % 57.50. They have won four and lost one out of five played vs Pune Warriors at the IPL - winning % 80.00.
# Pune Warriors have lost 24 and won 9 out of 34 played (NR 1) - winning % 27.27.
# Mumbai Indians' 183 for three is their highest total against Pune - the fourth highest by any team against Pune Warriors - the highest being 190 for seven by Delhi Daredevils at DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai on April 17, 2011.
# The first captain to win all four tosses in the present edition of the IPL is Ricky Ponting for Mumbai Indians.
# Sachin Tendulkar (44 off 29 balls) has posted his highest score in five IPL innings. In his previous four innings, he had made 11, 23, 0 & 1.
# Tendulkar's 44 is his highest score vs Pune, surpassing the 35 at Wankhede Stadium on April 20, 2011.
# Ricky Ponting and Sachin Tendulkar were involved in a stand of 54 - Mumbai's highest opening partnership against Pune, surpassing the 50 between Sachin and James Franklin at Pune on May 3, 2012.
# Tendulkar-Ponting pair has recorded their highest opening partnership, eclipsing the 52 against Bangalore at Bangalore on April 4, 2013.
# Dinesh Karthik (224 at an average of 56.00) has become the first batsman to manage 200 runs or more in the present edition of the IPL, overtaking Virat Kohli's tally of 198 at an average of 66.00 in four matches.
# Karthik's 41 off 29 balls is his highest score against Pune Warriors at the IPL.
# In Mumbai's innings three partnerships of fifty or more were recorded - the fifth instance in the IPL history - the first in the current tournament.
# Rohit Sharma (62 not out off 32 balls) has recorded his 17th fifty in the IPL. He is one of the three players to have recorded seventeen innings of 50 or more - the first two being Chris Gayle
and Gautam Gambhir.
# Rohit took his run-aggregate in the IPL to 2130 (ave.32.76) in 82 matches. Only two batsmen have registered more runs than Rohit - Suresh Raina (2264) and Gautam Gambhir (2187).
# Rohit's tally of 92 sixes is the third highest in the IPL, next only to the 143 by Chris Gayle and 97 by Suresh Raina.
# Rohit has registered ten sixes - the second highest tally in this year's edition of the IPL, next only to Gayle's 14.
# Ashok Dinda (4-0-63-0) has emulated the most runs conceded by a bowler in an IPL game. Varun Aaron had figures of 4-0-63-2 for Delhi vs Chennai at Chennai on May 25, 2012.
# Rohit has set a record for most catches by a fielder in the history of the IPL - 43 in 82 matches, surpassing Suresh Raina's 42 in 83 games.
# Rohit has received his sixth Man of the Match award at the IPL.
# Mitchell Johnson has received the Purple Cap - his figures being 7 wickets at 17.00 runs apiece. Vinay Kumar had figures of seven wickets at 19.00 runs apiece. Both have played four games each in this competition.
# Mitchell Marsh (38) has recorded his highest score in the IPL.