IPL 2013 Match 37 Highlights: MI vs RCB

Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore Highlights of Pepsi Indian Premier League 2013, 37th T20 Match played at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on 27th April 2013.

Statistical highlights: MI vs RCB

Mumbai Indians’ 58-run triumph is their first in three matches against RCB at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Bangalore had won the first two games against Mumbai at this venue.

Mumbai’s aforesaid win is their biggest in terms of runs over Bangalore at the IPL, bettering the 57-run win at Bangalore on April 17, 2010.

Mumbai’s 58-run win is their biggest in terms of runs at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai at the IPL.

Mumbai have won five and lost three out of eight played at the IPL 2013.

Mumbai’s 58-run triumph is their seventh out of 13 played against Bangalore at the IPL (Lost six) – 53.84%

Mumbai’s 194 for 7 is their highest against RCB at the IPL, bettering the 191 for four at Bangalore on April 17, 2010.

Sachin Tendulkar has completed his 300 boundaries at the IPL – 276 fours and 27 sixes. He is the sixth batsman to hit 300 boundaries, joining Chris Gayle, Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Suresh Raina and Adam Gilchrist.

Dinesh Karthik (306 at an average of 38.25 in eight matches) is the first Mumbai player to manage 300 runs at the IPL, joining Chris Gayle (450), Michael Hussey (350) and Virat Kohli (334).

Dwayne Smith (50 off 36 balls) has posted his second fifty at the IPL 2013.

Smith has received his fifth Man of the Match award at the IPL.

The top four batsmen with most sixes at the IPL are – Chris Gayle (35), Rohit Sharma (17), Kieron Pollard (12) and Virat Kohli (12).

Dhawal Kulkarni (3/19) has produced his second best bowling performance at the IPL, next only to the 3 for 18 against Rajasthan at Jaipur on May 20, 2012.

Dinesh Karthik has completed his 50 dismissals as wicketkeeper at the IPL – 34 catches + 16 stumpings – in 67 matches. He is the third wicketkeeper to accomplish the feat, joining Adam Gilchrist (63) and Mahendra Singh Dhni (53).

Vinay Kumar (26 not out) has posted his highest score at the IPL, eclipsing the 25 against Kolkata at Bangalore on April 10, 2012.

Ravi Rampaul (23 not out) has registered his highest score at the IPL.

Vinay and Rampaul were involved in a stand of 51 (unbroken) for the eighth wicket – Bangalore’s highest at the IPL – the second highest eighth-wicket stand by any pair at the IPL, next only to the 53 (unbroken) between Harbhajan Singh and Ryan McLaren for Mumbai Indians against Deccan Chargers at Mumbai (DYP) on March 28, 2010.