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Stats: Thomas records personal best bowling figures

April 22, 2012 18:06 IST

Statistical highlights of the IPL match between Delhi Daredevils and Pune Warriors played in New Delhi on Saturday.

# Alfonso Thomas (3/22) produced his best bowling performance in the IPL.

# Thomas's tally of 159 wickets at an average of 20.32 in 135 matches in Twenty20 is the second highest, next only to Dirk Nannes -- 178 at an average of 20.77 in 142 games.

Alfonso Thomas# Kevin Pietersen has aggregated 187 runs at an average of 93.50 in four matches -- the highest tally by a Delhi Daredevils batsman in the present tournament.

# Pietersen has registered 14 sixes -- the highest by a Delhi batsman in the present competition.

# Jesse Ryder (86 off 58 balls) recorded the highest individual innings for Pune Warriors in the IPL. The previous best also stood in his name -- 73 not out off 56 balls against Chennai Super Kings at Pune on April 14, 2012.

# Ryder has become the first batsman to make 500 runs for Pune in the IPL, aggregating 509 at an average of 28.27 in 19 matches, including four fifties.

# With 217 runs at an average of 43.40 in six games, Ryder is the leading run-getter for Pune Warriors. The next highest is Steven Smith (194 at 38.80 in seven matches).


Pune Warriors, Delhi Daredevils, Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings are the four teams to have won four games each in the present tournament.

# Pune Warriors' 20-run

triumph is their first in three matches against Delhi Daredevils in the IPL.

# Sourav Ganguly (41 off 35 balls)

recorded his highest score for Pune Warriors in the IPL.

# Ganguly got his sixth Man of the Match award in Twenty20 for registering his best all-round

performance for Pune Warriors in the IPL.

# Morne Morkel became the first bowler to take 15 wickets (ave.10.80) in six matches in the IPL 5.

# Virender Sehwag (57 off 32 balls) posted his first fifty in the present tournament --

his tenth in the IPL.

# Sehwag became the eighth batsman to manage 1500 runs or more in the IPL -- 1533 at an average of 28.92 in 56


# Pune Warriors (192 for three) have registered their highest ever total in the IPL, eclipsing the 187 for five against Delhi Daredevils at Mumbai on April 17, 2011.

# Pune Warriors' score is the highest by any team against Delhi Daredevils in IPL 2012.

# Sehwag and Pietersen put on 75 for the second wicket --

Delhi's highest against Pune in the IPL.

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