Statistical Highlights: Rajasthan Royals vs Kings XI Punjab
Updated: 05 May 2009 16:26 IST
Statistical Highlights of the IPL match Rajasthan Royals vs Kings XI Punjab on Tuesday.
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Rajasthan Royals' victory by 78 runs is their largest in terms of runs in the 2009 edition.
Kings XI Punjab's loss to Rajasthan by 78 runs is their largest in terms of runs in the IPL.
Yusuf Pathan has taken his sixes tally to 36 in the IPL, equalling Sanath Jayasuriya's record.
Graeme Smith has been adjudged the MOM for the second time in the IPL.
Playing in his first every Twenty20 game, Amit Singh (4-0-9-3) has recorded an excellent bowling feat. His economy rate of 2.25 is the best amongst the bowlers with 3 or more wickets in the 2009 edition of the IPL. The second best in terms of economy rate is Malinga (4.83).
Smith (77 off 44 balls) recorded is his fourth fifty in the IPL.
Rajasthan Royals is the sixth side to post four wins in the 2009 edition. They have now recorded nine points in eight games.
Kings XI have recorded eight points in eight matches. Their loss to Rajasthan Royals have placed them in the sixth position.
Naman Ojha (68 off 51 balls) registered his maiden fifty in Twenty20.
Rajasthan Royals (211/4) registered the first 200-plus total in the second edition of the IPL, bettering Delhi Daredevils' 189 for five against Chennai Super Kings at Durban.
Ojha and Graeme Smith shared a 135-run partnership - Rajasthan Royals' highest ever for the first wicket, eclipsing the 127 between Graeme Smith and Swapnil Asnodkar against Chennai at Chepauk on May 24,2008.