IPL 2013 Match 23 Highlights: Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians

Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians Highlights of Pepsi IPL 2013 23rd T20 Match played at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur on 17th April 2013.

IPL 2013 stats highlights: Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians

# Rajasthan Royals’ 87-run triumph is the biggest by any team in terms of runs against Mumbai Indians at the IPL, eclipsing the 76-run win by Kings XI Punjab at Mohali on May 10, 2011.

# Rajasthan’s aforesaid win is their second biggest in terms of runs next only to the 105-run triumph over Delhi Daredevils at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on May 30, 2008.

# Both teams have won five games each against each other out of ten played at the IPL.

# Rajasthan Royals have won four and lost one out of five played at the IPL 2013. Because of their better net run-rate, they are placed at the top in the points table.

# Rajasthan Royals (179/3) have posted their second highest total against Mumbai Indians at the IPL, next only to the 208 for seven at Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai on March 13, 2010.

# Rajasthan’s aforesaid score is their highest at the IPL 2013, surpassing the 165 for seven against Delhi at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi on April 6.

# Mumbai (92) have recorded their lowest score against Rajasthan Royals at the IPL. The said score is Mumbai’s joint second lowest score at the IPL – the lowest being 87 against Punjab at Mohali on May 10, 2011. They had scored exactly 92 against Delhi at Wankhede Stadium on April 16, 2012 and lost by seven wickets.

# Watson and Rahane were involved in a stand of 62 – Rajasthan’s second highest partnership for the first wicket against Mumbai Indians at the IPL – the highest being 134 (unbroken) between Watson and Dravid at Mumbai on May 20, 2011.

# Watson has completed his 1300 runs for Rajasthan Royals – 1310 at an average of 38.52 in 42 matches at the IPL.

# Watson’s tally of 60 sixes is bettered only by Yusuf Pathan’s 61 for Rajasthan Royals at the IPL.

# Watson and Yagnik were associated in a partnership of 53 -Rajasthan’s highest for the second wicket against Mumbai at the IPL.

# Yagnik (34 off 24 balls) has posted his highest score at the IPL.

# Rahane (68 not out off 54 balls) has posted his fifth fifty for Rajasthan at the IPL.

# Rahane’s aggregate of 196 (ave.65.33) in five matches is the highest by a Rajasthan batsman this year.

# Rahane has got his third Man of the Match award at the IPL.

# Brad Hodge and Rahane put on 53 (unbroken) for the fourth wicket – Rajasthan’s highest against Mumbai at the IPL.

# For the first time, three partnerships of fifty or more have been recorded for Rajasthan in the same IPL innings.

# Brad Hodge has completed his 150 sixes in Twenty20. He is the eleventh batsman to complete 150 sixes or more in Twenty20. Chris Gayle’s tally of 365 sixes is a record.

# Ricky Ponting is averaging 10.40 in the present competition – 52 runs in five innings.

# Sachin Tendulkar is averaging 13.80 in the IPL 2013 – 69 runs in five innings.

# Dinesh Karthik has managed 254 runs in five matches at an average of 50.80, including two fifties. His aggregate is bettered only by Virat Kohli (321) this year at the IPL.

# Kevon Cooper has claimed 9 wickets at 14.33 runs apiece in five matches – the most by a Rajasthan bowler at the IPL 2013.

# James Faulkner (3/16) has produced his best IPL bowling performance.