IPL 2013 Match 17 Highlights: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Highlights of Indian Premier League 2013, 17th T20 Match played at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on 14th April 2013.

Statistical highlights of the IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad on Sunday.

# Jacques Kallis (41 + 3/13), for the first time in an IPL game, has posted a 40-plus and claimed three wickets. He became the first all-rounder to record 40 and bag three wickets in an IPL game this season.

# Kallis became the first Kolkata all-rounder to achieve the above double in an IPL game. His figures of 3 for 13 are his best in the IPL.

# Kallis (41 off 31 balls) posted his highest score in the IPL 2013.

# Gautam Gambhir, with 175 runs at an average of 43.75 in four matches is the leading run-getter for Kolkata in IPL 2013.

# Gambhir’s tally is the fourth highest at the IPL 6 behind the 256 by Virat Kohli; 224 by Dinesh Karthik and 195 by Chris Gayle.

# Knight Riders (180/4) have recorded their highest total at the IPL 6.

# Knight Riders’ 48-run victory is their biggest in terms of runs at Eden Gardens in the IPL, eclipsing the 47-run victory against Bangalore on April 28, 2012.

# Kolkata’s above win is their second biggest in terms of runs in the IPL – the biggest being a 140-run win vs Bangalore at Bangalore on April 18,2008. With four points in four matches, Kolkata Knight Riders are placed fifth in the points table.

# Gambhir (53 off 45 balls) recorded his 18th fifty to become the first batsman to achieve the distinction.

# With 108 runs at an average of 27.00 in five games, Thisara Perera is the leading run-getter for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL 6.

# Gambhir has received his eighth MOM award – a tally exceeded only by Chris Gayle (14), Yusuf Pathan (12) and Virender Sehwag (9) in the IPL 6.