IPL 2013 stats highlights: Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders.

Chennai Super Kings have equalled their previous tally of five consecutive wins at IPL © IANS

Chennai: Apr 28, 2013 

Statistical highlights of the IPL match between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders.

# Chennai Super Kings (200/3) have posted their highest total against Kolkata Knight Riders at the IPL, surpassing the 190 for three at Chepauk, Chennai on May 27, 2012.

# Michael Hussey (95 off 59 balls) has posted his 10th fifty at the IPL and became the first batsman to record four fifties in the present tournament. His magnificent knock is the highest by a Chennai player at the IPL 6.

# Hussey’s tally of 445 (ave.74.16) in eight matches is the second highest at the IPL 6 behind the 450 (ave.90.00) in nine games by Chris Gayle.

# Gautam Gambhir has been dismissed ‘bowled’ 16 times, establishing an IPL record.

# Michael Hussey has got his ninth Man of the Match award at the IPL – only Chris Gayle (15), Yusuf Pathan (12) and Virender Sehwag (10) have received more awards than Hussey.

# The first team to record seven wins at the IPL 2013 is Chennai Super Kings. They became the first team to register five wins in a row in the present competition.

# Chennai have equalled their previous tally of five consecutive wins at IPL between April 30, 2009 and May 9 2009.

# Wriddhiman Saha (1024 (ave.24.38) in 82 matches) has completed his 1000 runs in Twenty20.

# Suresh Raina is the second player after Chris Gayle (164) to complete a century of sixes at the IPL.

# Chennai Super Kings’ 67 for no loss is the the highest by any team in the powerplay 1 at the IPL 2013.

# Manvinder Bisla (92 off 61 balls) has recorded his highest score at the IPL – his fourth fifty at the IPL.

# Bisla’s 92 is the third highest in an innings for Kolkata at the IPL, next only to Brendon McCullum’s 158 not out at Bangalore on April 18, 2008 and Gautam Gambhir’s 93 at Kolkata on April 28, 2012 – both against Bangalore.

# Two innings of 90 or more have been posted in same IPL game for the first time – Michael Hussey (95) and Bisla (92).

# James Faulkner (16), Sunil Narine (15) and Dwayne Bravo (15) are the three leading wicket-takers at the IPL 6.