Statistical highlights: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders

Updated: 29 April 2009 16:10 IST

Statistical highlights of IPL match between Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders on Wednesday.

Statistical highlights: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders

Durban:

  • Morne van Wyk is the second wicketkeeper after Yogesh Takawale to have a hand in four dismissals in an IPL innings.

  • Morne van Wyk is now the first wicketkeeper to achieve the wicketkeepers' double of 40 runs + 4 dismissals in an IPL game.

  • Brendon McCullum has posted his first duck in the IPL.

  • McCullum is the fourth opener in the IPL to be dismissed off the very first ball of the match, joining Parthiv Patel, Gautam Gambhir and Jacques Kallis.

  • Brad Hodge is the first player to amass 2,000 runs in Twenty20 - 2010 (ave.40.20), including one century and 14 fifties in 61 matches.

  • Hodge (3/29) has registered his best bowling figures in the IPL, surpassing the 1 for 29 against Mumbai Indians at Port Elizabeth on April 27, 2009.

  • Kallis and Goswami were associated in a 69-run opening stand, which is Royal Challengers Bangalore's best ever first wicket partnership in the IPL, bettering the 37 between Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Rahul Dravid against Mumbai at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai last year.

  • Goswami (43 off 46 balls) has recorded his second best innings - his best ever innings is 52 off 42 balls against Delhi at Bangalore in the first edition.

  • Bangalore recorded their first victory over Kolkata in three IPL matches.

  • Bangalore's win by five wickets is their second in six games in the 2009 edition.

  • Chris Gayle, with 147 at an average of 36.75 in matches, is the leading run-getter from Kolkata Knight Riders in the 2009 edition.

  • In the course of his unbeaten 43 off 35 balls, Morne van Wyk has completed his 1,000 runs in Twenty20 - 1037 at an average of 29.62 in 45 games.

  • Mark Boucher has been adjudged the MOM for the second time in the IPL.

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