Sangakkara's excellent knock of 45 not out got him his third Man of the Match award in the IPL. His first two awards were against Mumbai Indians at Mohali on April 25, 2008 and Rajasthan Royals at Cape Town on April 26, 2009.
Sangakkara's run-aggregate of 165 (ave.41.25) is exceeded only by Matthew Hayden (215), Herschelle Gibbs (183) and Abraham de Villiers (176) in the 2009 edition.
Jean-Paul Duminy (59 off 63 balls) posted his first fifty in the IPL, surpassing the 47 off 40 balls against Deccan Chargers at Durban on April 25, 2009.
With 11 wickets (ave. 5.18), Malinga is the top wicket-taker in the 2009 edition of the IPL.
Kings XI Punjab have won three out of five played in the second edition of the IPL, earning six points with a Net run rate of +0.239.
Kings XI Punjab (119/8) posted their lowest total against Mumbai in the IPL, surpassing their 182 at Mohali on April 25, 2008.
Mumbai Indians (116/7) have emulated their previous lowest against Kings XI Punjab. They had made 116 for 9 last year at Mohali.
Kings XI Punjab have won all their three matches against Mumbai Indians.
Sanath Jayasuriya has recorded his first IPL duck.Statistical highlights of IPL match between Mumbai Indians vs Kings XI Punjab on Wednesday.