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IPL 2011: Match No 23: Kings Eleven Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals

This game was AC Gilchrist's 50th IPL game. He became the third batsman to play 50 plus IPL games. Others are – SK Raina {50} and S Badrinath {50}.

SE Marsh's 71 in this game represent his ninth IPL fifty. He became the sixth batsman in IPL to score nine or more fifties. Others are – JH Kallis {13} : SR Tendulkar {10} : SK Raina {10} : G Gambhir {09} and AC Gilchrist {09}.

SE Marsh's 71 in this game represent his 15th fifty in T20 games. He became the 16th batsman in T20 games to score 15 or more fifties. The complete list read thus – BJ Hodge {25} : JH Kallis {20} : HH Gibbs {19} : DJ Hussey {19} : DA Warner {18} : BB McCullum {18} : HD Ackerman {17} : SK Raina {16} : G Gambhir {16} : KC Sangakkara {16} : ME Trescothick {15} : M van Jaarsveld {15} : JP Duminy {15} : DPMD Jayawardene {15} : LRPL Taylor {15} and SE Marsh {15}.

SK Warne became the third bowler in IPL to capture 50 wickets. His 50th wicket was PC Valthaty whom he had caught by SW Tait for 46 in this game. Other bowlers to capture 50 plus wickets in IPL are – RP Singh {54} and PP Ojha {51}. SK Warne with his lone wicket in this game has an aggregate of 52 wickets in T20 games.

SK Warne earned the distinction of becoming the first captain to capture 50 wickets in IPL.

SR Watson with his two wickets in this game has an aggregate of 51 wickets in T20 games. His 50th wicket was that of AC Gilchrist whom he had caught by SW Tait for 28. SR Watson's two wickets in this game gave him an aggregate of 25 wickets in IPL.

Mohali posted 195 for 7 in this game is the highest total posted by a team in IPL. This total was an improvement over Mohali’s 193 for 4 against Chennai at Mohali on 13.04.11.

SW Tait's aggregate of T20 wickets stood at 87 which includes his three wickets in this game.

SK Trivedi {none for 59} and SK Warne {one for 50} conceded 50 plus runs in this game providing the 25th and 26th occasion of a bowler conceding 50 plus runs in IPL.

SK Trivedi conceded 59 runs in this game providing the second occasion of a bowler conceding 59 runs in an innings in IPL. RP Singh was the other bowler to concede 59 runs in an innings in IPL. He had returned with figures of 1 for 59 representing Hyderabad against Kolkata at Hyd-RGS on 11.05.08. Thus RP Singh and SK Trivedi share the most expensive bowling in terms of runs conceded in IPL.

SK Trivedi returned with figures of none for 59 in this game providing the eleventh occasion of a bowler conceding fifty plus runs without capturing a wicket in IPL. His figures represent the most expensive figures in this category of statistics. The previous record was held by Mashrafe Mortaza who had returned with figures of none for 58 representing Kolkata against Hyderabad at Johannesburg on 16.05.09.

PC Valthaty became the highest run getter in IPL 2011. At the end of this game his run aggregate read 247. He went past SR Tendulkar's 236 runs.

PC Valthaty's three sixes in this game gave him an aggregate of ten sixes in IPL 2011. He became the second batsman to score ten or more sixes in IPL 2011 after RA Jadeja who has scored eleven sixes.

SW Tait returned with figures of 3 for 22 in this game which represent his best bowling figures in IPL.

R Dravid's first boundary four in this game gave him an aggregate of 1003 runs in IPL. At the end of this game his total read 1007. He became the 13th batsman to score 1000 plus runs in IPL. Others are – SK Raina {1487} : SR Tendulkar {1406} : AC Gilchrist {1329} : JH Kallis {1325} : G Gambhir {1240} : RG Sharma {1217} : KC Sangakkara {1145} : MS Dhoni {1141} : ML Hayden {1107} : YK Pathan {1052} : V Sehwag {1032} and SC Ganguly {1031}.

LRPL Taylor failed to score in this game which represents his fifth duck in T20 games and second duck in IPL.

AC Gilchrist's aggregate of boundary fours in T20 games stood at 204 at the end of this game. The complete list of batsmen who have scored 200 plus boundary fours in T20 games read thus – BJ Hodge {377} : BB McCullum {294} : GC Smith {279} : DA Warner {279} : HH Gibbs {264} : KC Sangakkara {262} : MJ Lumb {260} : DPMD Jayawardene {252} : G Gambhir {240} : DJ Hussey {234} : ST Jayasuriya {226} : SR Tendulkar {225} : JH Kallis {221} : M van Jaarsveld {217} : IJL Trott {215} : V Sehwag {208} : AD Brown {207} : ME Trescothick {204} : AC Gilchrist {204} and IJ Harvey {202}.

AC Gilchrist's IPL run aggregate at the end of this game stood at 1329. He now occupies the third place among the most run getters in IPL. Others are – SK Raina {1487} and SR Tendulkar {1406}. AC Gilchrist went past JH Kallis {1325} on his way to the third position.

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