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Stats: Umesh Yadav records his best bowling figures

May 19, 2014 11:28 IST

Stats: Umesh Yadav records his best bowling figures

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Kolkata Knight Riders consolidated their fourth position in the points table with a comfortable seven-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in an IPL match in Hyderabad on Sunday night.

A look at key statistics from the match.

# Umesh Yadav (3/26) recorded his best bowling figures for Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL 2014.

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# Yadav was adjudged the Man of the Match for the third time in the IPL.

# Yadav (49 wickets in 54 matches at an average of 31.08) is one short of reaching 50 wickets in the IPL.

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Image: Umesh Yadav
Photographs: BCCI

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Yusuf Pathan emulates Gayle

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# Yusuf Pathan (101) became the fifth player to reach a century of sixes, joining Chris Gayle (192), Rohit Sharma (121), Suresh Raina (121) and Yuvraj Singh (107).

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Image: Yusuf Pathan
Photographs: BCCI

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Uthappa first KKR batsman to amass 400 runs

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# Robin Uthappa became the first batsman to post 40 or more in six innings in a row in the IPL.  Matthew Hayden (2009), Virender Sehwag (2012) and Michael Hussey (2013) have achieved the distinction five times each.

# Uthappa became the first KKR batsman to aggregate 400 runs in the IPL 2014 - his aggregate being 422 (ave.38.36) in eleven innings.

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Image: Robin Uthappa
Photographs: BCCI

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Narine completes 15 wickets

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# Sunil Narine became the first Kolkata bowler to complete 15 wickets (ave.17.86) in the IPL 2014 in eleven matches.

# Narine's economy rate of 6.09 is the best in the IPL 2014 (minimum 10 wickets).  The said economy rate is his worst in an IPL season.

# Shakib Al Hasan (2/22) has produced his best bowling figures for Kolkata in the IPL 2014.

# Kolkata have won two games and lost one out of three against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL - success per cent 66.66.

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Image: Sunil Narine is congratulated by Robin Uttapa and Gautam Gambhir
Photographs: BCCI

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Home, not an advantage for Sunrisers Hyderabad

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# Sunrisers Hyderabad have lost all three IPL matches at home in the IPL 2014 - by seven wickets to Mumbai on May 12; by six wickets to Punjab on May 14 and by seven wickets to Kolkata on May 18.

# Amit Mishra has conceded 21 sixes in the IPL 2014. Both Piyush Chawla (inaugural IPL season) and Mishra share an unwanted feat of conceding most sixes in a single edition of the IPL.


Image: Bhuvneshwar Kumar celebrates a wicket with his Sunrisers Hyderabad teammates
Photographs: BCCI

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