IPL 2012 stats review: Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians

Delhi Daredevils became the first side to win six games out of eight in the IPL 2012 AFP

New Delhi: Apr 28, 2012

Statistical highlights of the IPL match between Delhi Daredevils and Mumbai Indians.

# Kevin Pietersen (50 not out off 26 balls) posted his 12th fifty in Twenty20.

# Pietersen is averaging 88.00 – the highest in the present tournament (minimum qualification: 200 runs) – 264 in six innings, three times not out.

# Pietersen has emulated Gayle’s feat of 19 sixes – the most in the present edition.

# Irfan Pathan, during his 2 for 46, completed his 100 wickets in Twenty20, claiming 101 at an average of 25.17 in 97 matches.

# Mahela Jayawardene (55 off 42 balls) posted his first fifty for Delhi in the present edition.

# Ambati Rayudu’s 62 is the highest individual innings for Mumbai Indians against Delhi in the present competitiion.

# Rayudu’s innings is his seventh fifty for Mumbai Indians in the IPL.

# Lasith Malinga took his tally to 72 at an average of 15.75 in 47 matches – the most by a bowler in the IPL.

# Virender Sehwag has aggregated 309 at an average of 44.14 in eight matches – the second highest in the present competition. Ajinkya Rahane is the top run-getter, managing 332 runs in 8 matches at an average of 47.42

# With 17 wickets at 12.76 runs apiece in eight matches, Morne Morkel is the leading wicket-taker in the present tournament.

# Jayawardene and Sehwag added 135 for the first wicket – Delhi’s second best for any wicket in the IPL – the highest is 146 for the first wicket between David Warner and Sehwag against Punjab at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi on April 23, 2011.

# Delhi Daredevils became the first side to win six games out of eight in the IPL 2012.

# Delhi (207 for five) registered their highest total against Mumbai Indians in the IPL – their second best – the highest is 231 for four against Punjab at Delhi on April 23, 2011.

# Sehwag has recorded three half-centuries in succession in the IPL for the first time.

# Sehwag has totalled 1693 runs at an average of 31.35 in 58 matches in the IPL. His aggregate includes one century and 12 fifties.

# Sehwag’s match-winning 73 off 39 balls is his highest against Mumbai Indians in the IPL.

# Sehwag’s knock is the highest individual innings for Delhi against Mumbai in the IPL.

# Three half-centuries have been registered in the same innings for the first time – the tenth instance when four fifties have been registered in an IPL match.

# Robin Peterson (3/37) produced his best bowling figures for Mumbai in the IPL.

# Dinesh Karthik and Ambati Rayudu have shared a stand of 96 for the fourth wicket – Mumbai’s highest for any wicket against Delhi in the IPL. (PTI)