IPL Stats: Mumbai vs Rajasthan

Mumbai Indians players celebrate during their IPL match against Rajasthan on Friday AFP

Mumbai: May 21, 2011

Statistical highlights of the Indian Premier League match between Rajasthan Royals and Mumbai Indians on Friday.

# Watson and Dravid were involved in an opening partnership of 134 (unbroken) – Rajasthan’s highest for any wicket in the IPL 4. The stand is the highest for any wicket for Rajasthan Royals against Mumbai Indians in the IPL.

# The unbroken 134-run stand is the second highest for Rajasthan in the IPL – the highest is 135 for the first wicket between Naman Ojha and Graeme Smith against Punjab at Durban on May 5, 2009.

# Watson was adjudged the Man of the Match award for the fifth time in the IPL.

# Rajasthan Royals won six and lost seven out of 13 played in the IPL 2011.

# Watson (3/19) has produced his best figures in the IPL 4.

# Sachin Tendulkar (31 off 35 balls) took his tally in the fourth edition of the IPL to 439 at an average of 43.90 in 13 matches.

# Tendulkar’s tally is the third best in IPL 4, next only to Shaun Marsh (491) and Paul Valthaty (458).

# Tendulkar completed his 1600 runs in the IPL, totalling 1609 at an average of 40.22 in 48 matches. His tally includes one century and 10 fifties.

# Rohit Sharma’s aggregate of 1519 at an average of 33.02 in 58 matches, including 11 half-centuries, is the fourth highest in the IPL, next only to Suresh Raina (1728), Tendulkar (1609) and Adam Gilchrist (1552).

# Rohit’s magnificent 58 off 47 balls is his second fifty against Rajasthan, next only to the 73 off 44 balls at Nagpur on April 5, 2010.

# Warne claimed 57 wickets in 55 matches at an average of 25.38 in the IPL. Warne took 13 wickets at an average of 22.84 in 13 matches this season – the most by a Rajasthan bowler in the IPL 2011.

PTI