IPL 2019: Match 20, Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals – Statistical Preview
All the key stats and numbers ahead of the game between struggling Bangalore and Delhi teams.
Updated - Apr 6, 2019 4:46 pm
The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) continue the search for their maiden win of the season as they went down to an Andre Russell blitz on Friday. The Caribbean all-rounder scored a quick-fire 13-ball 48* to help KKR successfully chase down 53 from the last three overs with five balls to spare. They will now face the Delhi Capitals in their home game on Sunday evening. The Delhi franchise began the season with a huge victory over the Mumbai Indians but turned out to be inconsistent since that win.
All the key stats and numbers ahead of the game between struggling Bangalore and Delhi teams:
1 – Number of matches the Delhi Capitals have won against the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL since 2011 out of the 15 games. The RCB won 12 matches against Delhi in this span while one game ended in a washout and the other in Tie which RCB won in the Super Over. Until 2010, the RCB team lost five out of six IPL games against them.
3 – Rishabh Pant has scored three fifties in five matches he played against the RCB in the IPL. In those five innings, Pant scored 249 runs at an average of 49.8 with the best score of 85.
5 – AB de Villiers scored a fifty in each of his last five innings in the IPL at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium. He has scored six fifties from seven innings at this venue in the IPL since 2018. His last five scores here read 63, 70*, 69, 68 and 90*.
6 – The Royal Challengers Bangalore have lost each of their six matches in the IPL; their longest losing streak in the league. They lost six consecutive completed matches during the 2017 IPL edition.
39.71 – Batting average of Shikhar Dhawan across the 10 Twenty20s where he batted in Bangalore. He scored 278 runs in those ten matches with help of two fifties.
79.2 – AB de Villiers’ batting average in the IPL against the Delhi Daredevils (now Delhi Capitals). He scored 396 runs against them across nine innings with help of four fifties with an S/R of 174.44.
761 – Virat Kohli has scored 761 runs in the IPL against the Delhi franchise; the most by any player against them. He scored them across 18 innings at an average of 69.18 with 8 fifties.
5965 – Colin Ingram needs 35 more runs to complete 6,000 runs in the Twenty20 format. Only three South Africans have scored over 6,000 T20 runs thus far.