Mohali: The statistical highlights from Match 25 of IPL 5 between Kings XI Punjab and Royal Challengers Bangalore at Mohali.
# Praveen Kumar has not claimed a wicket in six games in the present tournament, conceding 168 runs.
# Abraham de Villiers (52), playing in his 50th match in the IPL, has posted his seventh fifty.
# Punjab (163/6) have posted their highest total in the present competition, bettering the 160 for 9 against Rajasthan Royals at Jaipur on April 6.
# Mandeep Singh is the top run-getter for Punjab in IPL 5 - 132 runs at an average of 22.00 in six matches.
# Chris Gayle has totalled 246 runs at an average of 49.20 in five matches in the present competition. Only Ajinkya Rahane has amassed more runs than Gayle - 304 (ave.60.80) in six matches.
# With his 18th Man of the Match award, Gayle has equalled a world record. Both Brad Hodge and Gayle have 18 MOM awards to their credit in Twenty20.
# Gayle has got his ninth Man of the Match award in the IPL. Only Yusuf Pathan (11) has received more awards than Gayle in the IPL.
# Ajinkya Rahane, Brad Hodge and Gayle have each got two MOM awards in IPL 5.
# Royal Challengers Bangalore have registered their third win in six matches in the present tournament.
# Punjab have won two and lost four out of six contested in IPL 2012.
# Punjab became the second team after Deccan Chargers to have lost four games in IPL 5.
# Shaun Marsh (26 off 17 balls) has managed 131 runs at an average of 32.75 in five matches - the second highest tally for Punjab in the present competition.
# Marsh is the only Punjab batsman to register a fifty in IPL 5 - 64 not out off 54 balls against Pune Warriors at Mohali on April 12, 2012.
# David Hussey took his runs' tally in Twenty20 to 4384 (ave.31.53) in 177 games - the most by a batsman.
# Hussey's 41 off 34 balls is the second highest individual innings for Kings XI Punjab in the present tournament.
# Azhar Mahmood (33 not out), is averaging 30-plus in Twenty20 - 2390 runs at 30.25 in 118 matches.
# Parvinder Awana (4/34) has recorded his best bowling performance in Twenty20 - his first four-wicket haul.
# Awana is the first Punjab bowler to bag four wickets in an innings against Bangalore at Mohali in IPL.
# Chris Gayle (87 off 56 balls) has recorded his sixth fifty for Bangalore in the IPL. He is averaging 61.00 for Bangalore in the IPL, managing 854 runs in 17 matches, including two centuries and six fifties.
# Gayle has taken his tally of sixes to 19 - the most in the present competition. His 89 sixes overall is a record in the IPL.
# Gayle and de Villiers put on 131 - Bangalore's highest partnership for any wicket in the IPL, eclipsing the 126 (unbroken) for the second wicket between Jacques Kallis and Robin Uthappa against Mumbai Indians at Johannesburg on May 3, 2009.
# The 131-run stand is the highest fourth wicket partnership in the IPL, eclipsing the 128 between David Warner and Paul Collingwood against Kolkata at Delhi on March 29, 2010.