IPL Stats: Dwayne Bravo becomes highest wicket-taker of IPL 2013
Dwayne Bravo, with 24 wickets at 17.29 runs apiece in 15 matches, is the leading wicket-taker at the IPL 2013.
Statistical Highlights from the match between Chennai Super Kings and Delhi Daredevils:
# Chennai Super Kings became the first team to win eleven games out of 15 at the IPL 2013 (lost four).
# Chennai Super Kings have won 58 and lost 36 out of 96 played at the IPL (Tied 1 & NR 1) - winning % 61.57.
# Chennai Super Kings (168/4) have recorded their ninth total of 150-plus at the IPL 2013.
# Mahendra Singh Dhoni (58 not out off 35 balls) has posted his third fifty in the present competition - his 12th overall at the IPL. His aggregate of 374 (ave.37.40) in 15 matches is the third highest for Chennai at the IPL 2013, next only to Michael Hussey (640) and Suresh Raina (466).
# Dhoni has got his 10th Man of the Match award at the IPL. The four players with most MOM awards at the IPL are Chris Gayle (15), Yusuf Pahan (13), Virender Sehwag (10) and Dhoni (10).
# The three leading six-hitters for Chennai at the IPL 6 are - Dhoni (18), Hussey (15) and Raina (13).
# Michael Hussey has completed his 3000 runs in Twenty20 - 3009 at an average of 41.21 in 102 matches.
# Suresh Raina is on the verge of completing 4000 runs in Twenty20 - 3972 at an average of 33.66 in 149 matches.
# Raina is the first player to have played 40 IPL games at Chepauk, Chennai.
# Umesh Yadav became the first Delhi bowler to capture 15 wickets (ave.27.86) in 14 matches at the IPL 2013.
# Virender Sehwag has recorded his ninth duck in Twenty20 - his sixth at the IPL.
# Unmukt Chand is averaging just 18.87 - 151 in eight innings at the IPL 2013.
# Dhoni has taken 13 catches plus two stumpings in 15 matches - the most by a wicketkeeper at the IPL 2013. The said tally is Dhoni's best in an IPL season.
# Dhoni (60) became the second wicketkeeper to effect 60 dismissals or more at the IPL 2013, joining Adam Gilchrist (64).
# David Warner, with 408 runs at an average of 37.09 in 15 matches, is the leading run-scorer for Delhi Daredevils in the present competition. No other Delhi player could manage even 300.
# Albie Morkel (73 in 76 matches) and Ravichandran Ashwin (64 in 64 matches) are the only two bowlers to have captured 50 wickets or more for Chennai at the IPL.
# Morkel's excellent figures of 3 for 32 are his best at the IPL 2013.
# Suresh Raina, with van der Merwe's catch, has become the first fielder to complete 50 catches at the IPL.
# Dwayne Bravo, with 24 wickets at 17.29 runs apiece in 15 matches, is the leading wicket-taker at the IPL 2013.
# Bravo, in his last 19 IPL games, has claimed atleast a wicket.
# Warner has lost both the IPL games as captain.
# Dhoni's winning % of 61.95% is the highest by any captain at the IPL (minimum ten games) - 57 wins, 35 losses and one no-result game.