Bangalore defeat Hyderabad: Statistical highlights from the IPL match
Hyderabad bowlers could hardly do much once Virat Kohli (93*) got going with the bat. The skipper played a superb knock despite early wickets which threatened to take the match out of Bangalore's reach.
Bangalore's Virat Kohli showed his superb skill with the bat to secure a win for his team against Sunrisers Hyderabad.
# Sunrisers Hyderabad have lost their first IPL game out of three contested.
# Royal Challengers Bangalore have recorded their second win in three games at the IPL 2013.
# Sunrisers Hyderabad (161/6) have posted their highest total at the IPL, eclipsing the 130 for seven vs Bangalore at Hyderabad on April 7, 2013.
# Seven sixes have been recorded in Hyderabad's innings - the most by them in an IPL game.
# With Reddy's wicket, RP Singh became the third bowler to complete 75 wickets or more (77) at the IPL, joining Lasith Malinga (83) and Amit Mishra (78).
# RP Singh is the first bowler to take three wickets in an innings against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL.
# Parthiv Patel (20) has continued his flop show as a batsman, ensuring an average of less than 20 at the IPL - his aggregate being 953 in 57 matches at an average of 19.85.
# Cameron White and Thisara Perera were involved in a stand of 80 for the fourth wicket - the first partnership of 40 or more for any wicket for Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL.
# Perera (40) has registered his highest score at the IPL, eclipsing the 30 off 18 balls against Pune Warriors at Hyderabad on April 5, 2013.
# Perera has recorded five sixes in three games - the most by a batsman from Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL.
# White (52) has recorded the first fifty by any batsman for Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL, obliterating Hanuma Vihari's unbeaten 44 against Bangalore at Hyderabad on April 5, 2013.
# White's 19th fifty in Twenty20 is his sixth in the IPL.
# Thanks to his excellent fifty, White is averaging 30-plus at the IPL - his aggregate being 812 in 35 innings at an average of 30.07.
# Chris Gayle has become the first batsman to manage 100 runs in the IPL 2013 - his aggregate being 106 (ave.53.00) in three matches.
# Virat Kohli (93 not out off 47 balls) has posted his career-best innings in Twenty20.Â His previous highest in the IPL was 73 not out off 53 balls against Delhi at Feroz Shah Kotla on May 17, 2002.
# Kohli's above knock is the highest individual innings by any batsman at the IPL 2013, bettering Chris Gayle's unbeaten 92 against Mumbai Indians at Bangalore on April 4.. Â
# Virat Kohli is the top run-getter in the IPL 2013 - 163 at an average of 81.50 in three games.
# Kohli is the first batsman to post a fifty against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL.
# Kohli's strike rate of 197.87 is the highest in the IPL 2013, surpassing Mahendra Singh Dhoni's 196.15 (51 off 26 balls) against Mumbai Indians at Chennai on April 6, 2013 (minimum 50).
# Kohli's innings is the fifth highest for Bangalore in the IPL overall - the second highest for Bangalore in Bangalore, next only to the 107 by Chris Gayle against Punjab on May 6, 2011.
# During the course of his majestic 93 not out, Kohli has completed his 3000 runs in Twenty20 - his aggregate being 3054 at an average of 32.48Â in 122 matches.
# Kohli has received his third Man of the Match award at the IPL.
# Virat Kohli and Moises Henriques were involved in a stand of 66 (unbroken) for the fourth wicket - the highest partnership by any pair in three matches against the Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL.