IPL 2019: Match 37, Delhi Capitals vs Kings XI Punjab – Statistical Preview
All the key stats and numbers that matter ahead of Kings XI Punjab’s away game against Delhi Capitals.
Updated - Apr 20, 2019 12:15 am
Both Delhi Capitals and Kings XI Punjab have won five matches apiece after playing nine matches and are only separated by NRR. However, both the teams had contrasting success as the Delhi Capitals struggled to get going in home. They won five of the four matches they played away from home, same as the Kings XI at their home venue in Mohali. Their face-off in Delhi will be a tight one given the importance of the game in the view of the points table.
All the key stats and numbers that matter ahead of Kings XI Punjab’s away game against Delhi Capitals:
3 – The Delhi Capitals have lost three of the four matches they played at home in 2019 and won the other game in a Super Over. While playing away from home, the Delhi Capitals won four of their five matches this season.
4 – The Kings XI Punjab have lost each of their last four matches in the IPL against the Delhi Capitals/Daredevils. The Delhi franchise last defeated Kings XI during the 2017 season at Delhi’s Feroz Shah Kotla by a 51-run margin.
38.1 – Chris Gayle has a batting average of 38.1 in the IPL against the Delhi Capitals/Daredevils. He has scored 381 runs from 13 innings against Delhi with help of an unbeaten 128 and a fifty.
74.5 – Chris Gayle’s batting average of 74.5 in the Twenty20 format at the Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi is the best for any player at this venue with 200+ runs. Gayle scored 298 runs from six innings here with an unbeaten 128 and a half-century.
571 – Runs Shikhar Dhawan has scored in the IPL against the Kings XI Punjab thus far. He scored those runs at an average of 30.05 across 21 innings with help of four fifties.
981 – Rishabh Pant needs 19 more runs to become only the 2nd player after Virender Sehwag (1199) to aggregate 1000+ runs in Twenty20 cricket at the Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi. Pant scored 981 runs in 26 T20 innings at this venue at an average of 40.87 and an S/R of 175.8 with help of eight fifty-plus scores.
1046 – KL Rahul completed 1000 runs in the IPL for the Kings XI Punjab during the previous game. He scored those in only 23 innings at an average of 58.11; the highest for any player for a team in the IPL. (Min: 1000 runs)
2975 – KL Rahul needs 25 more runs to complete 3000 runs in the Twenty20 format. The keeper-batsman has scored those runs at an average of 40.20 from 91 innings with three centuries and 22 fifties.