IPL 9, Match 33: DD v RPS – Statistical Highlights

IPL 9, Match 33: DD v RPS – Statistical Highlights

Ajikya Rahane Rising Pune Supergiants
New Delhi: Ajikya Rahane of Rising Pune Supergiants in action during an IPL match between Delhi Daredevils and Rising Pune Supergiants at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in New Delhi, on May 5, 2016. (Photo Source: Surjeet Yadav/IANS)

Rising Pune Supergiants managed to get their 3rd win in the season after they defeated Delhi Daredevils at the Feroz Shah Kotla by 7 wickets. After putting DD into bat, RPS bowlers done a great job to restrict the opposition for just 162/7 in 20 overs. RPS had struggled during their chase but chased down by losing just 3 wickets and with 5 balls to spare. Here we look at all the stats and records recorded during the game.

3 – Number of matches Rising Pune Supergiants has won this season. All while chasing. They won 3 out of 4 matches while chasing but lost all the 5 games while batting first.

3 – Number of times Mohammad Shami conceded more than 40 runs in Twenty20 Cricket. All the 3 instances have come against a team which has MS Dhoni as captain. Last instance was vs CSK also on May 5th (2014) and also at Feroz Shah Kotla.

6.4 – Rajat Bhatia’s economy rate in this IPL season, the best for any player.

8 – Number of fifty plus scores Ajinkya Rahane has scored in successful runchases in IPL. Only 3 players have scored more than Rahane.

15 – Number of consecutive matches in IPL Delhi Daredevils has played without continuing their XI from the previous game. 8 in this season and last 7 games in previous season.

14 – Number of sixes Carlos Brathwaite has hit in Twenty20 Cricket in last 51 balls he faced. He hit 7 sixes in 23 balls in IPL and 7 sixes in 28 balls in WT20.

19 – Number of times Ajinkya Rahane has taken 37 or more balls for completing his fifty in IPL. Out of 23 fifty plus scores, only 4 times he took 36 or lesser balls for his fifty in IPL.

23 – Number of fifty plus scores Ajinkya Rahane has in IPL. Only 5 players have scored more fifty plus scores in IPL.

28 – Balls taken by JP Duminy for scoring his first boundary. He scored 34 off 32 balls with only 1 four.

50 – Runs conceded by Mohammad Shami in the game, the most he has conceded in a Twenty20. Previous most was 45 runs vs CSK for DD in 2014.

150 – Number of wickets Imran Tahir has picked up in Twenty20 Cricket. He is the first South African spinner to do so.

How did the match pan out? – IPL 9, Match 33 Review: Pune end their drought with a win over DD