Stats review IPL 2012: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals

All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan’s figures of 3 for 17 helped him get his first Man of the Match in the Indian Premier League AFP

Kolkata: Apr 14, 2012

Statistical highlights of the IPL match between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders.

# Ajinkya Rahane is the top run-getter in the present competition, aggregating 157 at an average of 39.25 in four matches, including a half-century. Owais Shah’s runs tally of 144 at an average of 72.00 in four matches is the next highest.

# Rahane’s 98 off 66 balls against Punjab at Jaipur on April 6 is the highest individual innings in the IPL 5.

# Rajasthan Royals (131 for five) posted their lowest total in the present edition of the IPL. It is their first score of less than 150 in the present tournament.

# The match did not witness even a single no-ball.

# Rahul Dravid’s 28 off 27 balls is his best innings in the present competition.

# Shakib Al Hasan’s figures of 3 for 17 are his best for Kolkata Knight Riders at the IPL.

# Shakib got his first Man of the Match in the IPL. With five wickets at 7.60 runs apiece in only two matches, Shakib is the leading wicket-taker for Kolkata in the IPL 5. His strike rate of 8.4 is the highest for Kolkata Knight Riders.

# Gautam Gambhir, with 91 runs at an average of 22.75, is the leading run-scorer for Kolkata in the present tournament.

# Kolkata Knight Riders have produced their fifth win in 10 matches against Rajasthan Royals (Lost 4 and NR 1). (PTI)