IPL 6 Stats: Narine, Cooper top wicket-takers chart
Statistical highlights of the Pepsi IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals in Jaipur on Monday.
# Sunil Narine (six wickets at 6.83 runs apiece) and Kevon Cooper (6 at 7.50) are the leading wicket-takers in the current edition.
# Cooper's excellent performance of 3 for 15 is his second best at the IPL, next only to the 4 for 26 against Kings XI Punjab at Jaipur on April 6, 2012.
Image: Sunil Narine
Trivedi recorded his best bowling figures against KKR
# Siddharth Trivedi (3/23) has recorded his best bowling figures against Kolkata Knight Riders at the IPL. His wicket-aggregate of 56 wickets at 27.71 runs apiece in 61 games is the second highest for Rajasthan at the IPL, behind the 57 (ave.25.38) in 55 games by Shane Warne.
# Trivedi has received the Man of the Match award for the second time in the IPL.
Image: Siddharth Trivedi
Royals have an upper hand over KKR in Jaipur
# Kolkata Knight Riders (125) have registered their lowest total against Rajasthan Royals at the IPL.
# Rajasthan Royals have won 39, lost 34 and tied one out of 74 played at the IPL -- winning per cent 53.37.
.# At Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur, Rajasthan have posted their third win in four IPL matches against Kolkata.
# Both Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals have won five games each against each other out of eleven contested the IPL (Tied 1).
# Rajasthan Royals became the second team after Sunrisers Hyderabad to register wins in both their games at the IPL 2013.
Morgan posted his 10th fifty in T20
# Eoin Morgan (51 off 38 balls) has posted his tenth fifty in Twenty20 -- his second at the IPL.
# Hodge (46 not out off 31 balls) has registered his highest score against Kolkata at the IPL.
# Jacques Kallis' tally of seven ducks is bettered only by Manish Pandey (8) and Amit Mishra (8) at the IPL. His tally includes four golden ducks.
# Manoj Tiwary, in the course of his 14, has completed his 1000 runs -- 1006 at an average of 30.48 in 57 matches at the IPL.
# Yagnik became the second Rajasthan wicket-keeper after Mahesh Rawat (twice) to effect three dismissals in an innings at the IPL.
# Rahul Dravid has been bowled on fourteen occasions at the IPL, equalling Kumar Sangakkara's tally. Jacques Kallis holds an unwanted record, having been dismissed bowled most times (15).
Image: Eoin Morgan