Graeme Smith is the eighth player to complete 600 runs in the IPL, aggregating 603 at an average of 37.68, including four fifties in 19 games.
Naman Ojha has recorded his second fifty in three IPL games and is averaging 60.00 in the 2009 edition. Royal Challengers Bangalore (105) have posted their lowest total against Rajasthan, surpassing the 132 for nine at Jaipur on May 17, 2008. Amit Singh has bowled splendidly to return match figures of 4 for 19 - his best in Twenty20/IPL, surpassing the 3 for 9 on his debut against Kings XI Punjab at Durban on May 5, 2009.
Amit has captured seven wickets at an average of 4.00 in two games, with a economy rate of 3.50 and strike rate 6.8.
Ravi Jadeja (3/15) has recorded his best bowling performance in the IPL, obliterating the 1 for 22 against Deccan Chargers at Port Elizabeth on May 2,2009. Amit has received his first MOM in the IPL.
With five wins, Rajasthan Royals have now eleven points in 9 games - the most by any side in the 2009 edition. Royal Challengers Bangalore's tally of 5 defeats has been bettered only by Kolkata Knight Riders (7).
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