IPL 5: Rajasthan vs Delhi statistical highlights

Updated: 02 May 2012 10:30 IST

Statistical highlights of the IPL 5 match between Delhi Daredevils and Rajasthan Royals from Jaipur.

IPL 5: Rajasthan vs Delhi statistical highlights

New Delhi:

Statistical highlights of the IPL 5 match between Delhi Daredevils and Rajasthan Royals from Jaipur.


# Delhi Daredevils have recorded their first victory in three games at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur in the IPL.

# Rajasthan Royals had won the first two games against Delhi Daredevils at this venue - one each in 2008 and 2011.

# Delhi Daredevils have won six and lost four out of ten contested against Rajasthan Royals in the IPL - success % 60.00.

# In the present edition, Delhi Daredevils have won eight out of ten played.

# Rajasthan Royals have won four and lost six out of ten contested in the present edition.  They are placed sixth in the points table.

# Virender Sehwag is the first player to register five fifties in succession in the history of Twenty20.

# Sehwag had reached his fifty off 20 balls - the quickest by a Delhi player in Twenty20.  He has bettered his own record of 21-ball fifty against Rajasthan Royals at Motera on March 15, 2010 during his innings of 75 off 34 balls.  Sehwag had also posted a 22-ball fifty during his 74 off 38 balls against Chennai at Feroz Shah Kotla on March 19, 2010.

# Morne Morkel, with 19 wickets at 14.00 runs apiece in 10 matches, is the leading wicket-taker in the IPL 5.

# Kevin Pietersen has completed his 300 runs in the IPL 2012, totalling 305 at an average of 61.00 in eight innings, including a hundred and a fifty.

# Pietersen has registered 20 sixes in the present edition - the second best tally, next only to Chris Gayle's 25.

# Virender Sehwag has taken his run-aggregate to 445 at an average of 49.44 in ten matches in the IPL 5.

# Sehwag is the second batsman after Rahane to total 400 runs in the IPL 2012.

# Sehwag has become the first batsman to record 15 innings of fifty-plus in the IPL - a century plus 14 fifties.

# The three leading run-scorers in the IPL overall are - Suresh Raina (2010), Gautam Gambhir (1840) and Virender Sehwag (1829).

# Ajinkya Rahane is the leading run-scorer in the IPL 5 - 458 at an average of 57.25, including a century and two fifties, in ten matches.

# Rahane's aforesaid aggregate is the second highest by a Rajasthan batsman in an IPL competiton.  Shane Watson had managed 472 runs at an average of 47.20 in fifteen matches in 2008.

# Pawan Negi (4/18) has produced his career-best bowling figures in Twenty20 - his first four-wicket haul.

# Negi's excellent figures are the best by a Delhi bowler against Rajasthan Royals in the IPL,

# Negi's above performance is the third best for Delhi Daredevils in the IPL - the best ever being Amit Mishra's 5 for 17 against Deccan Chargers at Delhi on May 15, 2008 and Rajat Bhatia's 4 for 15 against Deccan Chargers at Durban on May 13, 2009.

# Negi has received the Man of the Match for the first time in the IPL.

# Rahul Dravid has averaged 32.19 for Rajasthan Royals - 676 in 22 matches.  His tally includes just three fifties.

# Sehwag has become the first Delhi batsman to make 400 runs or more in an IPL season three times - 445 (ave.49.44) in 10 matches in 2012; 424 (ave.38.54) in 11 matches in 2011 and 406 (ave.33.83) in 14 matches in 2008.

# Sehwag became the second Delhi batsman after Gautam Gambhir (2008) to post five fifties in an IPL season



Topics : Cricket Rajasthan Royals Delhi Daredevils Indian Premier League 2012
Related Articles
Virat Kohli Matches Steps With Anushka Sharma At Yuvraj Singh's Wedding
Virat Kohli Matches Steps With Anushka Sharma At Yuvraj Singh's Wedding
Parthiv Patel to Play in 4th Test vs England, Injured Wriddhiman Saha Rested
Parthiv Patel to Play in 4th Test vs England, Injured Wriddhiman Saha Rested
Saqlain Mushtaq to Continue as England's Spin Consultant in ODI Series
Saqlain Mushtaq to Continue as England's Spin Consultant in ODI Series
Show Comments
Advertisement