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Stats: Gayle completes 500 runs in IPL 5

May 10, 2012 09:43 IST

Statistical highlights from the Indian Premier League match played between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore, in Mumbai on Wednesday.

# Dinesh Karthik (44 off 39 balls) registered his highest score in the present edition of the IPL.

# Gayle (82 not out off 59 balls) became the first batsman to register six fifties in the IPL 2012.

# Gayle took his runs' tally in the present competition to 515 at an average of 57.22 in 11 matches. He is the first to manage 500 runs.

Chris Gayle# Gayle's overall record in the IPL is superb, aggregating 1586 at an average of 48.06 in 39 games, including two hundreds and eleven fifties.

# Gayle is the third batsman to total 500 runs or more in an IPL season twice, joining Sachin Tendulkar and Shaun Marsh. His best season was -- 608 runs at an average of 67.55 in 12 matches -- in 2011.

# Gayle holds a record having collected most MoM awards (19) in Twenty20, bettering Brad Hodge's tally of 18 awards.

# Gayle has received ten Man of the Match awards in the IPL -- a tally exceeded only by Yusuf Pathan (11).

# Gayle is the top run-getter in the present tournament, overtaking Virender Sehwag's aggregate of 468 (ave.46.80) in 11 games.

# Gayle has recorded 37 sixes in the present tournament, extending his own tally.

# Sehwag, Gayle and AB de Villiers have been adjudged the Man of the Match three times each in the IPL 2012.

 # Sachin Tendulkar's IPL aggregate of 1949 at an average of 38.98 in 59 matches is bettered only by Suresh Raina -- 2078 (ave.34.06) in 74


# Rohit Sharma has recorded his second duck in the present competition --

his fifth in the IPL.

# Muttiah Muralitharan and Vinay Kumar have bagged ten wickets each for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL 2012.

# Harshal Patel (2/24) has produced his best bowling feat for Bangalore in the IPL 5.

# Harbhajan Singh has taken only five wickets at an average of 53.80 in 12

matches in the present edition of the IPL.

# Royal Challengers Bangalore's current tally is 13 points and are placed fourth in the IPL 5, behind Kolkata (17), Delhi (16) and Mumbai (14).

# Royal Challengers Bangalore have recorded the biggest win so far in the IPL 5 -- the first team to register a nine-wicket


# With their magnificent nine-wicket

victory, Bangalore have equalled their biggest victory against Mumbai Indians in the IPL. They had defeated Mumbai by nine wickets at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg on May 3, 2009.

# Bangalore's biggest win in the IPL is by ten wickets against Rajasthan Royals at Bangalore on March 18, 2010.


Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore have won five matches each against each other in the IPL out of ten contested.

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