Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli (L) was adjudged Man of the Match for the third time at the IPL © IANS

Bangalore: Apr 9, 2013 

Statistical highlights of the IPL match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad.

# Sunrisers Hyderabad (161/6) have recorded their highest total at the IPL and lost their first IPL match out of three played.

# Royal Challengers Bangalore have posted their second victory in three games in the present competition.

# In Hyderabad’s total, seven sixes have been registered – the highest by them in an IPL encounter.

# Virat Kohli (93 not out off 47 balls) has registered his career-best innings in Twenty20.

# Kohli’s previous best in the IPL was an unbeaten 73 off 53 balls against Delhi at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi on May 17, 2002. His outstanding innings is the highest individual knock at the IPL 2013, overtaking Chris Gayle’s unbeaten 92 against Mumbai Indians at Bangalore on April 4.

# Kohli has been adjudged Man of the Match for the third time at the IPL.

# Kohli became the first batsman to record a fifty against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL. His magnificent strike rate of 197.87 is the highest in the present edition of the IPL (minimum 50).

# In the course of his superb unbeaten 93, Kohli has completed his 3000 runs in Twenty20, totalling 3054 at an average of 32.48 in 122 matches.

# RP Singh, with Reddy’s dismissal, is the third bowler to complete 75 wickets or more (77) at the IPL. He has joined Lasith Malinga (83) and Amit Mishra (78).

# Cameron White and Thisara Perera were associated in a stand of 80 for the fourth wicket – their highest for any wicket for Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL.

# Thisara Perera (40 off 24 balls) has posted his highest score at the IPL, bettering the 30 off 18 balls against Pune Warriors at Hyderabad on April 5, 2013.

# Cameron White (52 off 34 balls) has posted the first half-century for Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL. His excellent innings is his sixth fifty at the IPL – his 19th fifty in Twenty20.