Smith has been adjudged the Man of the Match for the second time at the IPL © PTI
Chennai: Apr 16, 2013
Statistical highlights of the Indian Premier League match between Pune Warriors India and Chennai Super Kings at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.
# Steven Smith has played a superb innings of 39 not out off 16 balls – his strike rate being 243.75 – the second highest for Pune at the IPL. During his unbeaten 34 off 13 balls against Delhi at Feroz Shah Kotla Delhi on April 21, 2012, Smith had recorded SR of 261.53.
# Smith’s strike rate of 141.69 is the highest by a Pune Warriors’ batsman at the IPL (401 in 16 innings at an average of 44.55).
# Smith became the fourth Pune fielder after Manish Pandey, Abhishek Jhunjhunwala and Angelo Matthews to take three catches in an IPL innings.
# Smith has been adjudged the Man of the Match for the second time at the IPL.
# Aaron Finch (67 off 45 balls) has recorded his highest score for Pune at the IPL. With 131 runs in three innings at an average of 43.66, Finch is the leading run-getter for Pune in the IPL 2013.
# Pune Warriors’ convincing 24-run victory is their second in five matches against Chennai Super Kings at the IPL – success percentage 40.00.
# Pune’s biggest win over Chennai is by seven wickets at Pune on April 14, 2012.
# Subramaniam Badrinath, in the course of his 34 off 26 balls, has completed his 2000 runs in Twenty20, aggregating 2032 at an average of 30.32 in 116 matches. .