It was a breathtaking brand of cricket between the two powerhouses of the game, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab in the 19th match of IPL 2017. We would like to give you the interesting numbers of the match which may surprise you.
Hosts, Sunrisers Hyderabad won the match by 5 runs after the stupendous knock of 95 runs from Manan Vohra. Bhuvneshwar Kumar was the star for the hosts as he fired up with 5 wickets to his name and also adjudged as Man of the match.
Here are the statistical highlights of the match –
5 – Sunrisers Hyderabad registered a fifth consecutive win against Kings XI Punjab.
5 – Earlier in the match, David Warner registered fifth consecutive fifty against Punjab.
7.3 – Manan Vohra (95) scored 7.3 higher times than the second best score (13 by Morgan) of their innings.
100 – Bhuvneshwar Kumar registered his 100th IPL wicket in his career.
2 – Bhuvneshwar is the second quickest bowler to reach 100 IPL wickets (81 matches).
3 – Manan Vohra’s 95 is the third highest score in unsuccessful run-chases in IPL.
61.68 – Manan Vohra registered 61.68% of runs to his team.
3 – The victory today is SRH third closest win in terms of runs.
1 – Bhuvneshwar Kumar registered his maiden IPL fifer and second in the IPL 2017 after Andrew Tye.
8 – Manan Vohra is the eighth batsman to dismiss in 90’s while chasing a target.
34 – David Warner’s 34th IPL fifty is the most by any cricketer in IPL.
95 – The knock of 95 is Manan’s best knock in IPL and third fifty in his career of 37 innings.
38 – Bhuvneshwar Kumar picked 38 wickets in power play overs of IPL.
17 – Bhuvneshwar Kumar dismissed 17 batsmen for a duck in his IPL career.
1 – For the first time Glenn Maxwell featured in first over of the innings for Punjab.
11 – David Warner played 50+ balls in a match for the 11th time in his IPL career.
45 – David Warner’s fifty of 45 balls is his slowest ever fifty in IPL.
1 – Saha is the first wicketkeeper to effect 4 dismissals in a match on two occasions. Last year against RPS and today against SRH.
4 – Hyderabad registered their fourth victory against Punjab at Rajiv Gandhi Cricket Stadium. Overall they won the seventh game against them.
243 – David Miller has scored only 243 runs since the start of IPL 2016 at an average of 20.25 and SR of 118.53 with a highest of 31.