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Match No 12 – Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders

R Dravid's IPL aggregate stood at 999 at the end of this game. He needs one more run for his 1000 IPL runs.

SK Warne and MS Dhoni share the record of most captaincy assignments in IPL – 45 – at the end of this game. This game was the 45th captaincy assignment for SK Warne.

LRPL Taylor who owns the record of most boundary sixes in T20 games with 160 sixes to his credit extended the same to 162 with two sixes in this game. 

G Gambhir scored 75 not out in this game providing the 46th occasion of a captain scoring a fifty in IPL. His knock provides the tenth occasion of a Kolkata captain scoring a fifty in IPL. Kolkota captains hold the record for scoring most fifties in IPL – SC Ganguly {07} : BB McCullum {02} and G Gambhir {01}. They went past Mumbai captain who have scored nine fifties in IPL – all by SR Tendulkar.

JH Kallis and G Gambhir added 160 runs in an unfinished stand for the second wicket in this game providing the record partnership for any wicket in IPL. The previous best was 155 runs unfinished stand for the first wicket between AC Gilchrist and VVS Laxman in the match between Hyderabad and Mumbai at Mumbai on 27.04.08.

This partnership also represent the third occasion of 150 plus partnership in IPL – 160* runs for the second wicket between JH Kallis and G Gambhir of Kolkata vs Jaipur at Jaipur on 15.04.11 : 155* runs between AC Gilchrist and VVS Laxman of Hyderabad vs Mumbai at Mumbai on 27.04.08 and 152 runs between M Vijay and JA Morkel of Chennai vs Jaipur at Chennai on 03.04.10.

JH Kallis and G Gambhir added 160 runs in an unfinished stand for the second wicket in this game providing the seventh of a century partnership by Kolkata batsmen in IPL.

Chennai {09}, Jaipur {07} and Kolkata {07} are the three teams which have posted seven or more century stands in IPL.

JH Kallis and G Gambhir added 160 runs in an unfinished stand for the second wicket in this game providing the eleventh occasion of batsmen posting a century partnership for the second wicket in IPL. This partnership represents the record stand for the second wicket. The previous best was 137 runs unfinished stand between M Vijay and SK Raina of Chennai vs Kolkata at Chennai on 13.04.10.

JH Kallis and G Gambhir added 160 runs in an unfinished stand for the second wicket in this game providing the seventh occasion of a century partnership against Jaipur in IPL.

Bangalore {09}, Jaipur {07} and Mohali {07} are the three teams against whom seven or more century partnerships have been scored.

JH Kallis scored his 13th IPL fifty when he scored 80 not out in this game. JH Kallis holds the record for most fifties in IPL.

G Gambhir registered his ninth fifty in IPL when he scored 75 not out in this game. He became the fourth batsman in IPL to score nine or more fifties in IPL. Others are – JH Kallis {13}, SR Tendulkar {09} and SK Raina {09}. Interestingly enough, all these four batsman have not scored a hundred in IPL.

JH Kallis registered his 20th fifty in T20 games.  He became the second batsman after BJ Hodge to score 20 or more fifties in T20 games. BJ Hodge has scored 25 fifites.

JH Kallis registered his 20th half century in T20 games.  He became the second batsman after BJ Hodge to score 20 or more half centuries in T20 games. BJ Hodge has scored 23 half centuries.

Kolkata registered its 18th win in IPL with this win, while Jaipur suffered its 19th loss in IPL with this loss.

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