IPL 2013 stats highlights: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab

Kolkata Knight Riders convincing six-wicket victory on Friday night is their sixth in eleven games against Kings XI Punjab © IANS

Kolkata: Apr 27, 2013

Statistical highlights of the Indian Premier League match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab at Eden Gardens on Friday night.

# Jacques Kallis (2/14 + 37) got his eighth Man of the Match award at the IPL

# Azhar Mahmood‘s tally of 11 wickets at 19.09 runs apiece in seven matches is the highest for Punjab in this IPL.

# Mandeep Singh is the first Punjab batsman to complete 200 runs at the IPL 2013 – his tally is 219 (ave.31.28), including a fifty, in eight matches.

# Adam Gilchrist and Mandeep shared a stand of 45 – the highest opening partnership for Punjab at the IPL 6.

# Manvinder Bisla (51 not out off 44 balls) recorded his third fifty at the IPL.

# Kolkata Knight Riders’ convincing six-wicket victory is their sixth in eleven games against Kings XI Punjab at the IPL.

# Adam Gilchrist enjoys a success rate of 46.37, having won 32 out of 69. His tally of 37 defeats is the most by any captain at the IPL.

# Eoin Morgan‘s aggregate of 236 (ave. 33.71) in eight matches is the second highest for Kolkata in the present competition, next only to Gautam Gambhir’s 294 at an average of 36.75 in eight matches.

# In the course of his innings of 42 off 26 balls, Morgan hit four sixes. His tally of 11 sixes is the highest by a Kolkata player at the IPL 2013.

# Gilchrist has become the fifth player to complete 300 boundaries at the IPL. He has joined Chris Gayle, Gautam Gambhir, Suresh Raina and Virender Sehwag.

# Yusuf Pathan‘s fifth duck at the IPL is his first golden duck.

# Bisla and Morgan were associated in a stand of 72 for the fourth wicket – Kolkata’s highest against Punjab at the IPL.

# Sunil Narine (4-0-22-0) could not claim a wicket against Punjab for the first time at the IPL. In his first three games against them, he had taken 10 wickets.