• - Kerala was all out for 109 in this game providing the fourth occasion of a team all out in IPL 2011.

     

    - SK Warne took his tally of IPL wickets to 53 with his three wickets in this game. He now stands second in the list of most wicket takers in IPL. RP Singh with 54 wickets leads the table. Apart from these two bowlers - PP Ojha {52}, A Mishra {50} and IK Pathan {50} - have captured 50 plus wickets in IPL.

     

    - VVS Laxman was run out in this game providing the 25th occasion of a batsman dismissed run out in IPL 2011, RP Singh and R Dravid were also dismissed run out in this game providint the 26th and 27th occasion of a batsman dismissed run out in IPL 2011.

     

    - VVS Laxman's and R Dravid's run out dismissals provide the fifth and sixth occasion of an opening batsman dismissed run out in IPL 2011. Their run outs provides the first occasion of rival opening batsman dismissed run out in IPL 2011.

     

    - PA Patel was dismissed stumped in this game providing the 13th occasion of a batsman

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  • Just over a fortnight into the IPL and it is clear that the fourth edition of the immensely popular tournament has done much to bring out the best of the Twenty20 format. The competition has seen everything – huge hits, big scores including hundreds, splendid bowling performances including two five wicket hauls, fluctuating fortunes among the 10 participating teams and entertainment of a high value complete with the glitz and glamour associated with the IPL since its inaugural edition in 2008.

     

    The lead has changed hands rapidly and the inclusion of two franchisees has made the tournament even more competitive. There are no clear favourites when it comes to the Twenty20 format and this is very true of the IPL. Just six points separate the current top of the table team – Mumbai Indians – from the bottom placed side – Deccan Chargers and one would not be surprised if the gap is bridged in next to no time. One would also not be surprised if the positions keep changing after every match

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  • - RG Sharma scored 56 not out in this game which represents his tenth fifty in IPL. He became the fifth batsman in IPL to score ten or more fifties. Others are - JH Kallis {13} : SE Marsh {10} : SR Tendulkar {10} and SK Raina {10}.

     

    - RG Sharma scored three sixes in this game which gave him 60 sixes in IPL. He became the fourth batsman in IPL to score 60 or more sixes. Others are - JH Kallis {69} : YK Pathan {66} and SK Raina {63}.

     

    - This game was the 51st IPL game for RG Sharma. He became the fourth batsman to appear in 51 games in IPL. Others are - S Badrinath, AC Gilchrist and SK Raina.

     

    - KC Sangakkara's lone catch gave him 24 catches in IPL

     

    - RG Sharma and A Symonds added 102 runs in an unfinished stand for the fifth wicket in this game providing the 49th occasion of a century stand in IPL. This stand represents the third occasion of a three figure partnership for the fifth wicket in IPL. The other two occasions are - 130 runs unfinished stand between OA Shah and AD Mathews

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