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Pune: Apr 17, 2013
# Bhuvneshwar Kumar (three for 18) has recorded his best bowling figures at the IPL. His tally of 18 wickets in 21 matches is the second highest for Pune, next only to Rahul Sharma’s tally of 32 wickets at 21.93 runs apiece in 31 games.
# Mishra (30 and four for 19) became the seventh all-rounder to register 30 and bag four wickets in the same IPL game.
# Mishra has received his sixth Man of the Match award in the IPL and the first to get three MOM awards this year.
# Mishra’s aforesaid bowling performnce of 4 for 19 is his third best at the IPL. He had captured 5 for 17 for Delhi vs Deccan Chargers at Feroz Shah Kotla on May 15, 2008 — his best performance till date.
# Both Perera and Mishra have taken 9 wickets each in six matches for Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL.
# Sunrisers Hyderabad and Royal Challengers Bangalore have won four games each out of six played at the IPL this year.
# Sunrisers Hyderabad’s 119 for 8 is the joint second lowest total defended by a team successfully at the IPL – the lowest is Chennai Super Kings’ 116 for nine vs Punjab’s 92 for eight at Kingsmead, Durban on May 20, 2009.
# Biplab Samantray (37) has posted his highest score at the IPL.
# Amit Mishra and Reddy were associated in a stand of 40 – Hyderabad’s highest for the eighth wicket at the IPL. The said stand is Hyderabad’s highest for any wicket against Pune.
# Thisara Perera, with 117 runs at an average of 19.50 in six matches, is the leading run-getter for Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL.
# Ashish Reddy (19 not out) has posted his highest IPL score.
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