Statistical Highlights: Chennai vs Kings XI

Updated: 08 May 2009 17:41 IST

Statistical highlights of the Indian Premier League match between Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab on Thursday.

Statistical Highlights: Chennai vs Kings XI

New Delhi:

Statistical highlights of the Indian Premier League match between Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab on Thursday.

  • Matthew Hayden, with 378 at an average of 47.25, including three fifties in eight games, is the leading run-getter in the 2009 edition.

  • Hayden got his second MOM award in the IPL for scoring 89 off 58 balls - his highest score in the IPL/Twenty20.

  • Hayden became the third player after Abraham de Villiers and Yusuf Pathan to post six sixes in an innings in the 2009 edition.

  • Suresh Raina with 717 at an average of 37.73 in 24 games, is the leading run-getter in the IPL.

  • With another four runs, Raina (296) would become the second batsman after Hayden to make 300 runs in the second edition of the IPL.

  • Mahendra Singh Dhoni's unbeaten 56 off 27 balls is his second fifty in the 2009 edition of the IPL.

  • Dhoni, thanks to his two unbeaten innings of fifty-plus in his last two games, is averaging 44.20 in the 2009 edition of the IPL. He has aggregated 221 in eight innings.

  • Overall, Dhoni has aggregated 635 in 24 games at an average of 42.33, including four fifties at a strike rate of 135.39.

  • Simon Katich (50 off 25 balls) has recorded his second fifty in the IPL, next only to the 75 off 52 balls against Delhi at Mohali last year.

  • Yuvraj Singh (58 not out off 36 balls) has recorded his highest score in the 2009 edition - his second fifty.

  • Chennai Super Kings, with their 12-run victory, have now recorded four wins in as many matches against Kings XI Punjab in the IPL.

  • Chennai Super Kings is the fourth team after Delhi Daredevils, Deccan Chargers and Rajasthan Royals to post five victories in the second edition of the IPL.

  • Chennai Super Kings (185/3) registered their best ever total score in the 2009 edition, bettering their 180 for 9 against Delhi at Durban on April 23, 2009.



  • Topics : Cricket
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