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Bangalore: May 5, 2014
Statistical highlights of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2013 match between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). AB de Villiers smashed a 41-ball 89 to script a sensational win for RCB. He hit 24 in an over from Dale Steyn.
# Bangalore (158 for six) have produced their first score of 150 or more in the IPL 2014.
# Royal Challengers Bangalore have become the third side to have played 100 matches in the IPL. Chennai (105) and Mumbai (101) were the first two teams to achieve the distinction.
# RCB have won two and lost one (one-over eliminator after the game was tied) vs Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL.
# Sunrisers Hyderabad (155/6) have recorded their third total of 150 or more in the IPL 2014 — their highest is 184 for one vs Delhi at Dubai on April 25.
# Virat Kohli has registered his third duck at the IPL.
# AB de Villiers (89 not out off 41 balls) has posted his first fifty in the present edition — his eleventh in the IPL overall. His match-saving innings is the highest by a Bangalore batsman in the IPL 2014, eclipsing the 57 not out by Parthiv Patel vs Mumbai at Dubai on April 19.
# De Villiers’ match-winning unbeaten 89 is the second highest by a Bangalore batsman against Sunrisers at the IPL. Virat Kohli had posted an unbeaten 93 at Bangalore on April 9, 2013.
# De villiers has recorded strike rate of 217.07 — the highest by a Bangalore batsman in the IPL 2014.
# De Villiers has managed 162 runs (ave.54.00) in five innings — the most by a Bangalore batsman in the IPL 2014.
# Shikhar Dhawan (37 off 36 balls) has recorded his second highest score in the IPL 2014 — the highest being 38 off 34 balls vs Rajasthan at Abu Dhabi on April 18.
# The above occasion is the second instance when he has conceded 23 or more runs in an over at the IPL. He had conceded 23 to AB de Villiers while playing for Deccan Chargers against RCB at Bangalore on May 6, 2012.
# David Warner (61 off 49 balls) became the fourth batsman after Glenn Maxwell, Brendon McCullum and Dwayne Smith to record three fifties in the present edition. The said knock is his 15th innings of fifty or more in the IPL – two hundreds and 13 fifties.
# Warner (224) has become the fifth batsman to amass 200 runs or more in the IPL 2014. He has joined Glenn Maxwell (345), Dwayne Smith (256), Brendon McCullum (249) and Jean-Paul Duminy (212).
# Dhawan and Warner have shared a stand of 62 for the third wicket – Sunrisers’ highest for this wicket against Bangalore in the IPL.
# De Villiers has posted five sixes off Dale Steyn at the IPL – the most hit by a batsman off Steyn. Dhoni has recorded four sixes off Steyn.
# De Villiers has got his 15th MOM award in Twenty20.
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