Durban: Statistical highlights of the IPL match between Delhi Daredevils vs Knight Riders on Tuesday.
Morne van Wyk's outstanding innings of 74 off 48 balls is his first fifty in the second edition of the IPL, bettering the 43 not out off 35 balls against Bangalore at Kingsmead, Durban on April 29.
McCullum and Morne were involved in a 58-run stand for the first wicket, which is the second best for Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL - the highest being 61 between McCullum and Sourav Ganguly against Bangalore last year.
McCullum (35 off 29 balls) has recorded his highest score in the second edition of the IPL.
Moises Henriques (35) posted his highest score in the IPL.
Gambhir's unbeaten 71 off 57 balls is his highest score in the second edition of the IPL, taking his run-aggregate in the IPL to 674 at an average of 37.44.
Gambhir, with his aforesaid fifty, is the first player to post six fifties in the IPL. With six fifties, Gambhir has emulated Shaun Marsh's six innings of fifty-plus - five fifties and one century.
Gambhir has received his first MOM award in the IPL.
Tillakaratne Dilshan, with his unbeaten 42 off 34 balls, has taken his run-aggregate to 231 in the 2009 edition of the IPL at an average of 77.00, including three fifties. He is the leading run-getter for Delhi Daredevils in the 2009 edition.
Delhi Daredevils have become the first team in the second edition of the IPL to post five victories.
Delhi Daredevils recorded their first win over Kolkata Knight Riders.
Kolkata Knight Riders have extended their record for most defeats (7) in the second edition.