The Wisden Trophy – DJG Sammy became the first West Indian captain to witness his hundred going in vain against England

DJ Sammy’s  106  was in a losing cause in the second test between West Indies and England at Nottingham providing the 76th occasion of captain’s hundred going in vain in the annals of test cricket. The break up of 76 hundreds country wise read thus

No Team Players Hundreds
1 Australia 12 17
2 South Africa 4 5
3 England 10 11
4 West Indies 8 12
5 New Zealand 6 10
6 Pakistan 2 2
7 India 5 9
8 Sri Lanka 3 4
9 Zimbabwe 2 3
10 Bangladesh 2 3
Total 54 76

The following table lists out the hundreds by West Indian captains going in vain in the annals of test cricket

No Player Runs Opposition Ground Date
1 JB Stollmeyer 104 Australia Sydney Jan 1952
2 GS Sobers 113 Australia Sydney Feb 1969
3 CH Lloyd 102 Australia Melbourne Dec 1975
4 DL Haynes 117 Pakistan Karachi Nov 1990
5 RB Richardson 100 Australia Kingston Apr 1995
6 BC Lara 100 Australia St John’s Apr 1999
7 BC Lara 110 Australia Georgetown Apr 2003
8 BC Lara 122 Australia Port of Spain Apr 2003
9 BC Lara 202 South Africa Johannesburg Dec 2003
10 BC Lara 122 Pakistan Lahore Nov 2006
11 CH Gayle 102 Australia Perth Dec 2009
12 DJG Sammy 106 England Nottingham May 2012

The following table lists out 22 occasions of captain’s hundreds have gone in vain against England.

No Player Score Team Opposition Ground Mon/Year
1 WL Murdoch 153* Aus England The Oval Sep 1880
2 GHS Trott 143 Aus England Lord’s Jun 1896
3 MA Noble 133 Aus England Sydney Dec 1903
4 HW Taylor 109 SAF England Durban Dec 1913
5 HW Taylor 102 SAF England Durban Feb 1923
6 J Ryder 112 Aus England Melbourne Dec 1928
7 A Melville 117 SAF England Lord’s Jun 1947
8 Javed Burki 101 Pak England Lord’s Jun 1962
9 JR Reid 100 NZl England Christchurch Mar 1963
10 MAK Pataudi 148 Ind England Leeds Jun 1967
11 WM Lawry 135 Aus England The Oval Aug 1968
12 BE Congdon 176 NZl England Nottingham Jun 1973
13 GS Chappell 112 Aus England Manchester Jul 1977
14 GN Yallop 102 Aus England Brisbane Dec 1978
15 GN Yallop 121 Aus England Sydney Feb 1979
16 M Azharuddin 121 Ind England Lord’s Jul 1990
17 MATaylor 129 Aus England Birmingham Jun 1997
18 WJ Cronje 126 SAF England Nottingham Jul 1998
19 SR Waugh 102 Aus England Sydney Jan 2003
20 SP Fleming 117 NZl England Nottingham Jun 2004
21 DPMD Jayawardene 105 Srl England Colombo(PSS) Apr 2012
22 DJG Sammy 106 Win England Nottingham May 2012

DJG Sammy became the first West Indian captain to witness his hundred going in vain against England

The Wisden Trophy – AN Cook and AJ Strauss earn the distinction of becoming the first England pair to add 5000 plus partnership runs in tests

AN Cook and AJ Strauss became the fifth pair in the annals of test cricket to add 5000 plus runs the annals of test cricket. At the end of the second test betweenEnglandand West Indies atNottingham, they added 5085 runs.  The record for most partnership runs in test cricket stands in the name of R Dravid and SR Tendulkar who have added 6920 runs.

AN Cook and AJ Strauss have added 4597 runs for the first wicket and stand third in the list of batsmen who have added most partnership runs for the first wicket

AN Cook and AJ Strauss became the first pair of batsmen to add 5000 plus partnership runs. England batsmen who have added 3000 plus partnership runs are listed below

The following table lists out the performances of batsmen in the captioned three categories.

PARTNERSHIP OF 5000 PLUS RUNS IN THE ANNALS OF TEST CRICKET
No Partners Team Inns NO Runs High Ave 100 50
1 R Dravid, SR Tendulkar Ind 143 6 6920 249 50.51 20 29
2 CG Greenidge, DL Haynes Win 148 11 6482 298 47.31 16 26
3 ML Hayden, JL Langer Aus 122 4 6081 255 51.53 14 28
4 M Jayawardene, KC Sangakkara Srl 97 3 5444 624 57.91 14 23
5 AN Cook, AJ Strauss Eng 125 2 5085 229 41.34 14 19
PARTNERSHIP OF 4000 RUNS FOR THE FIRST WICKET IN THE ANNALS OF TEST CRICKET
No Partners Team Inns NO Runs High Ave 100 50
1 CG Greenidge, DL Haynes Win 148 11 6482 298 47.31 16 26
2 ML Hayden, JL Langer Aus 113 4 5655 255 51.88 14 24
3 AN Cook, AJ Strauss Eng 111 2 4597 229 42.17 12 17
4 MS Atapattu, ST Jayasuriya Srl 118 7 4469 335 40.26 9 24
PARTNERSHIPS OF 3000 RUNS BY ENGLAND BATSMEN IN TEST CRICKET
No Partners Team Inns NO Runs High Ave 100 50
1 AN Cook, AJ Strauss Eng 125 2 5085 229 41.34 14 19
2 MA Atherton, AJ Stewart Eng 89 3 3687 226 42.87 9 20
3 ME Trescothick, MP Vaughan Eng 72 3 3529 255 51.14 10 19
4 JB Hobbs, H Sutcliffe Eng 39 1 3339 283 87.86 15 11
5 MAAtherton,GAGooch Eng 57 0 3048 263 53.47 9 12

The Wisden Trophy – Hundred and fifty by West Indian batsmen against England – MN Samuels is the latest entrant to this club

MN Samuels of West Indies scored 117 qnd 76 not out at Nottingham in the second test against England providing the 19th occasion of a West Indian batsman scoring a hundred and a fifty in a test match against England. The complete list of batsmen who have accomplished this feat is furnished below

No Player FI SI Opposition Ground Mon Year
1 CA Roach 122 77 vEngland Bridgetown Jan 1930
2 GA Headley 114 112 vEngland Georgetown Feb 1930
3 GA Headley 106 107 vEngland Lord’s Jun 1939
4 CL Walcott 124 51* vEngland Port of Spain Mar 1954
5 FMM Worrell 167 56 vEngland Port of Spain Mar 1954
6 CL Walcott 50 116 vEngland Kingston Mar 1954
7 GS Sobers 102 52 vEngland Leeds Jul 1963
8 CC Hunte 80 108* vEngland The Oval Aug 1963
9 GS Sobers 152 95* vEngland Georgetown Mar 1968
10 IVA Richards 232 63 vEngland Nottingham Jun 1976
11 CG Greenidge 134 101 vEngland Manchester Jul 1976
12 CH Lloyd 100 66 vEngland Bridgetown Mar 1981
13 DL Haynes 131 70 vEngland St John’s Apr 1986
14 BC Lara 87 145 vEngland Manchester Jul 1985
15 S Chanderpaul 128* 97* vEngland Lord’s Jul 2004
16 S Chanderpaul 50 116* vEngland Manchester Jun 2007
17 S Chanderpaul 136* 70 vEngland Chester-le-Street Jun 2007
18 RR Sarwan 94 106 vEngland St John’s Feb 2009
19 MN Samuels 117 76* vEngland Nottingham May 2012

IPL 5 – Finals – Kolkata crowned IPL 2012 Champions – beat Chennai by five wickets in a tense game with two balls to spare

Match No 76 – Final – Chennai Super Kings vs. Kolkata Knight Riders at Chennai on 27.05.12 – Kolkata Knight Riders won by five wickets with two balls to spare

Kolkata won this game with two balls to spare providing the tenth occasion of a team winning a game with two balls to spare in IPL. The complete list of such wins is furnished below

No Winner Margin BR Target Overs Max Opposition Ground Date
1 Bangalore 5 wkts 2 166 19.4 20.0 Mumbai Mumbai 20.04.08
2 Kolkata 3 wkts 2 175 19.4 20.0 Punjab Kolkata 25.05.08
3 Rajasthan 3 wkts 2 142 19.4 20.0 Deccan P Elizabeth 02.05.09
4 Bangalore 2 wkts 2 130 19.4 20.0 Chennai Durban 14.05.09
5 Chennai 6 wkts 2 193 19.4 20.0 Punjab Dharamsala 18.04.10
6 Chennai 6 wkts 2 176 19.4 20.0 Bangalore Mumbai 24.05.11
7 Rajasthan 5 wkts 2 197 19.4 20.0 Deccan Jaipur 17.04.12
8 Kolkata 5 wkts 2 140 19.4 20.0 Chennai Chennai 30.04.12
9 Mumbai 5 wkts 2 172 19.4 20.0 Bangalore Bangalore 14.05.12
10 Kolkata 5 wkts 2 191 19.4 20.0 Chennai Chennai 27.05.12

Kolkata won this game with two balls to spare providing the third occasion of Kolkata winning a game with two balls to spare in IPL. Kolkata now holds the record for winning most games with two balls to spare in IPL. Bangalore, Chennai and Rajasthan are the other teams to have won two games with two balls to spare in IPL. The complete list of such wins is furnished below

No Winner Margin BR Target Overs Max Opposition Ground Date
1 Kolkata 3 wkts 2 175 19.4 20.0 Punjab Kolkata 25.05.08
2 Kolkata 5 wkts 2 140 19.4 20.0 Chennai Chennai 30.04.12
3 Kolkata 5 wkts 2 191 19.4 20.0 Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
1 Bangalore 5 wkts 2 166 19.4 20.0 Mumbai Mumbai 20.04.08
2 Bangalore 2 wkts 2 130 19.4 20.0 Chennai Durban 14.05.09
1 Chennai 6 wkts 2 193 19.4 20.0 Punjab Dharamsala 18.04.10
2 Chennai 6 wkts 2 176 19.4 20.0 Bangalore Mumbai 24.05.11
1 Rajasthan 3 wkts 2 142 19.4 20.0 Deccan P Elizabeth 02.05.09
2 Rajasthan 5 wkts 2 197 19.4 20.0 Deccan Jaipur 17.04.12

Kolkata won this game with two balls to spare providing the fourth occasion of a team winning a game with two balls to spare in IPL 2012. The complete list of such wins is furnished below

No Winner Margin BR Target Overs Max Opposition Ground Date
1 Rajasthan 5 wkts 2 197 19.4 20.0 Deccan Jaipur 17.04.12
2 Kolkata 5 wkts 2 140 19.4 20.0 Chennai Chennai 30.04.12
3 Mumbai 5 wkts 2 172 19.4 20.0 Bangalore Bangalore 14.05.12
4 Kolkata 5 wkts 2 191 19.4 20.0 Chennai Chennai 27.05.12

Chennai lost this game with two balls to spare providing the third occasion of Chennai losing a game with two balls to spare in IPL. Bangalore, Deccan and Punjab are the other three teams to have lost two games with two balls to spare. The complete list is furnished below

No Winner Margin BR Target Overs Max Opposition Ground Date
1 Bangalore 2 wkts 2 130 19.4 20.0 Chennai Durban 14.05.09
2 Kolkata 5 wkts 2 140 19.4 20.0 Chennai Chennai 30.04.12
3 Kolkata 5 wkts 2 191 19.4 20.0 Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
1 Chennai 6 wkts 2 176 19.4 20.0 Bangalore Mumbai 24.05.11
2 Mumbai 5 wkts 2 172 19.4 20.0 Bangalore Bangalore 14.05.12
1 Rajasthan 3 wkts 2 142 19.4 20.0 Deccan P Elizabeth 02.05.09
2 Rajasthan 5 wkts 2 197 19.4 20.0 Deccan Jaipur 17.04.12
1 Kolkata 3 wkts 2 175 19.4 20.0 Punjab Kolkata 25.05.08
2 Chennai 6 wkts 2 193 19.4 20.0 Punjab Dharamsala 18.04.10

Kolkata and Chennai are the only two opposing teams to have won and lost the two games with two balls to spare in a single edition of IPL. Kolkata won two games against Chennai at Chennai by five wickets margin in IPL 2012 – on 30.04.12 and 27.05.12

No Winner Margin BR Target Overs Max Opposition Ground Date
1 Kolkata 5 wkts 2 140 19.4 20.0 Chennai Chennai 30.04.12
2 Kolkata 5 wkts 2 191 19.4 20.0 Chennai Chennai 27.05.12

MEK Hussey and M Vijay added 87 runs for the first wicket and MEK Hussey and SK Raina added 73 runs for the second wicket in this game providing the 82nd and 83rd occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership in IPL.

MEK Hussey and M Vijay added 87 runs for the first wicket in this game providing the 23rd occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership for the first wicket in IPL which are listed below.

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 PA Patel, ML Hayden 66 1st Kolkata Chennai 26.04.08
2 S Vidyut, SP Fleming 62 1st Delhi Delhi 08.05.08
3 PA Patel, SP Fleming 55* 1st Kolkata Kolkata 18.05.08
4 PA Patel, SP Fleming 60 1st Bangalore Chennai 21.05.08
5 PA Patel, ML Hayden 106 1st Bangalore P Elizabeth 20.04.09
6 PA Patel, ML Hayden 57 1st Delhi Durban 23.04.09
7 M Vijay, ML Hayden 61 1st Deccan East London 04.05.09
8 PA Patel, GJ Bailey 59 1st Kolkata Centurion 18.05.09
9 PA Patel, ML Hayden 61 1st Bangalore Johannesburg 23.05.09
10 PA Patel, ML Hayden 65 1st Punjab Chennai 21.03.10
11 M Vijay, ML Hayden 61 1st Bangalore Chennai 31.03.10
12 M Vijay, ML Hayden 62 1st Rajasthan Chennai 03.04.10
13 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 51 1st Bangalore Chennai 16.04.11
14 M Vijay, MEK Hussey 64 1st Warriors Chennai 25.04.11
15 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 77 1st Rajasthan Jaipur 09.05.11
16 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 159 1st Bangalore Chennai 28.05.11
17 M Vijay, F du Plessis 56 1st Bangalore Chennai 12.04.12
18 F du Plessis,S Badrinath 116 1st Warriors Chennai 19.04.12
19 S Badrinath,F du Plessis 55 1st Rajasthan Chennai 21.04.12
20 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 75 1st Delhi Chennai 12.05.12
21 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 97 1st Kolkata Kolkata 14.05.12
22 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 68 1st Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
23 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 87 1st Kolkata Chennai 27.05.12

MEK Hussey and SK Raina added 73 runs for the second wicket in this game providing the 17th occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership for the second in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 86* 2nd Kolkata Chennai 26.04.08
2 PA Patel, SK Raina 70 2nd Rajasthan Chennai 24.05.08
3 PA Patel, SK Raina 102* 2nd Punjab Mumbai 31.05.08
4 ML Hayden, SK Raina 64 2nd Deccan Durban 27.04.09
5 ML Hayden, SK Raina 76 2nd Punjab Centurion 07.05.09
6 ML Hayden, GJ Bailey 55 2nd Bangalore Bangalore 23.03.10
7 M Vijay, SK Raina 51 2nd Rajasthan Ahmedabad 28.03.10
8 M Vijay, SK Raina 137* 2nd Kolkata Chennai 13.04.10
9 S Anirudha, SK Raina 75 2nd Kolkata Chennai 08.04.11
10 M Vijay, S Badrinath 61 2nd Warriors Mumbai 27.04.11
11 MEK Hussey, SK Raina 60 2nd Deccan Chennai 01.05.11
12 MEK Hussey, SK Raina 137 2nd Rajasthan Chennai 04.05.11
13 M Vijay, SK Raina 58 2nd Rajasthan Jaipur 09.05.11
14 F du Plessis, SK Raina 61 2nd Rajasthan Chennai 21.04.12
15 F du Plessis, SK Raina 64 2nd Deccan Chennai 04.05.12
16 M Vijay, SK Raina 69 2nd Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
17 MEK Hussey, SK Raina 73 2nd Kolkata Chennai 27.05.12

MEK Hussey and M Vijay added 87 runs for the first wicket and MEK Hussey and SK Raina added 73 runs for the second wicket in this game providing the eleventh and twelfth occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership against Kolkata in IPL.

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 86* 2nd Kolkata Chennai 26.04.08
2 PA Patel, ML Hayden 66 1st Kolkata Chennai 26.04.08
3 PA Patel, SP Fleming 55* 1st Kolkata Kolkata 18.05.08
4 SK Raina, MS Dhoni 74 3rd Kolkata Centurion 18.05.09
5 PA Patel, GJ Bailey 59 1st Kolkata Centurion 18.05.09
6 S Badrinath, MS Dhoni 109* 4th Kolkata Kolkata 16.03.10
7 M Vijay, SK Raina 137* 2nd Kolkata Chennai 13.04.10
8 S Anirudha, SK Raina 75 2nd Kolkata Chennai 08.04.11
9 S Badrinath, JA Morkel 65 4th Kolkata Kolkata 07.05.11
10 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 97 1st Kolkata Kolkata 14.05.12
11 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 87 1st Kolkata Chennai 27.05.12
12 MEK Hussey, SK Raina 73 2nd Kolkata Chennai 27.05.12

MEK Hussey and M Vijay added 87 runs for the first wicket and MEK Hussey and SK Raina added 73 runs for the second wicket in this game providing the fifth occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership for the first two wickets in IPL. All such occasions are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 PA Patel, ML Hayden 66 1st Kolkata Chennai 26.04.08
ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 86* 2nd Kolkata Chennai 26.04.08
1 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 77 1st Rajasthan Jaipur 09.05.11
M Vijay, SK Raina 58 2nd Rajasthan Jaipur 09.05.11
3 SBadrinath,Fdu Plessis 55 1st Rajasthan Chennai 21.04.12
F du Plessis, SK Raina 61 2nd Rajasthan Chennai 21.04.12
4 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 68 1st Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
M Vijay, SK Raina 69 2nd Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
5 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 87 1st Kolkata Chennai 27.05.12
MEK Hussey, SK Raina 73 2nd Kolkata Chennai 27.05.12

MEK Hussey and SK Raina scored 54 and 73 in this game providing the 65th and 66th    occasion of Chennai batsmen scoring fifties in IPL, It also represents the ninth and tenth   occasion of Chennai batsmen scoring fifties against Kolkata in IPL.

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Opposition Ground Date
1 ML Hayden 70* 49 6 3 Kolkata Chennai 26.04.08
2 SK Raina 52 36 3 3 Kolkata Centurion 18.05.09
3 MS Dhoni 66* 33 6 3 Kolkata Kolkata 16.03.10
4 SK Raina 78* 39 11 3 Kolkata Chennai 13.04.10
5 M Vijay 50* 40 4 2 Kolkata Chennai 13.04.10
6 S Anirudha 64 55 6 2 Kolkata Chennai 08.04.11
7 S Badrinath 54 41 3 2 Kolkata Kolkata 07.05.11
8 MEK Hussey 56 39 4 4 Kolkata Kolkata 14.05.12
9 MEK Hussey 54 43 4 2 Kolkata Chennai 27.05.12
10 SK Raina 73 38 3 5 Kolkata Chennai 27.05.12

MS Bisla and JH Kallis added 136 runs for the second wicket in this game providing the 75th occasion of a three figure partnership in IPL. This stand provides the 23rd  occasion of a three figure partnership for the second wicket in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Team Opposition Ground Date
1 AC Gilchrist,SE Marsh 206 2nd Punjab Bangalore Dharamsala 17.05.11
2 CH Gayle,V Kohli 204* 2nd Bangalore Delhi Delhi 17.05.12
3 DA Warner,NV Ojha 189* 2nd Delhi Deccan Hyd-RGS 10.05.12
4 HH Gibbs,RG Sharma 167* 2nd Mumbai Kolkata Kolkata 12.05.12
5 JH Kallis,G Gambhir 152* 2nd Kolkata Rajasthan Jaipur 15.04.11
6 MS Bisla,JH Kallis 136 2nd Kolkata Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
7 M Vijay, SKRaina 137* 2nd Chennai Kolkata Chennai 13.04.10
8 MEK Hussey, SKRaina 137 2nd Chennai Rajasthan Chennai 04.05.11
9 G Gambhir, SDhawan 133 2nd Delhi Deccan Delhi 15.05.08
10 SEMarsh,LAPomersbach 133 2nd Punjab Mumbai Mumbai 21.05.08
11 JH Kallis,RV Uthappa 126* 2nd Bangalore Mumbai Johannesburg 03.05.09
12 AM Rahane,OA Shah 121 2nd Rajasthan Bangalore Bangalore 15.04.12
13 CH Gayle,V Kohli 119 2nd Bangalore Punjab Bangalore 02.05.12
14 SRTendulkar,ATRayudu 116 2nd Mumbai Kochi Mumbai 15.04.11
15 G Gambhir,S Dhawan 112* 2nd Delhi Rajasthan Delhi 19.04.08
16 V Sehwag,S Dhawan 112* 2nd Delhi Deccan Hyd-RGS 22.04.08
17 CH Gayle,V Kohli 111 2nd Bangalore Punjab Bangalore 06.05.11
18 SRTendulkar,ATRayudu 110* 2nd Mumbai Bangalore Bangalore 12.04.11
19 CH Gayle, V Kohli 109 2nd Bangalore Chennai Chennai 12.04.12
20 SEMarsh,LAPomersbach 102* 2nd Punjab Bangalore Mohali 12.05.08
21 PA Patel, SK Raina 102* 2nd Chennai Punjab Mumbai 31.05.08
22 PC Valthaty,SE Marsh 102 2nd Punjab Delhi Dharamsala 15.05.11
23 CH Gayle,MK Tiwary 101 2nd Kolkata Punjab Kolkata 04.04.10

This stand also represents the eighth occasion of Kolkata batsmen posting a three figure partnership in IPL.

No Partners Runs Wkt Team Opposition Ground Date
1 JHKallis,GGambhir 152* 2nd Kolkata Rajasthan Jaipur 15.04.11
2 MSBisla,JHKallis 136 2nd Kolkata Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
3 OA Shah,ADMathews 130* 5th Kolkata Deccan Mumbai 12.03.10
4 SCGanguly,CAPujara 111* 3rd Kolkata Rajasthan Kolkata 17.04.10
5 DJHussey,WPSaha 104 6th Kolkata Punjab Mohali 03.05.08
6 SCGanguly,DJHussey 102 3rd Kolkata Deccan Hyd-RGS 11.05.08
7 BJHodge,MKTiwary 101 1st Kolkata Bangalore Kolkata 14.03.10
8 CHGayle,MKTiwary 101 2nd Kolkata Punjab Kolkata 04.04.10

This stand also represents the sixth occasion of a three figure partnership against Chennai in IPL.

No Partners Runs Wkt Team Opposition Ground Date
1 GGambhir,VSehwag 115 1st Delhi Chennai Chennai 02.05.08
2 GGambhir,SDhawan 121 3rd Delhi Chennai Delhi 08.05.08
3 GCSmith,SAAsnodkar 127 1st Rajasthan Chennai Chennai 24.05.08
4 CHGayle,VKohli 109 2nd Bangalore Chennai Chennai 12.04.12
5 SRTendulkar,RGSharma 126 2nd Mumbai Chennai MumWS 06.05.12
6 MSBisla,JHKallis 136 2nd Kolkata Chennai Chennai 27.05.12

This stand also represents record partnership against Chennai in IPL. The previous best was the 127 runs partnership for the first wicket between GC Smith and SA Asnodkar of Rajasthan at Chennai on 24.05.08

No Partners Runs Wkt Team Opposition Ground Date
1 MS Bisla, JH Kallis 136 2nd Kolkata Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
2 GC Smith,SA Asnodkar 127 1st Rajasthan Chennai Chennai 24.05.08

MS Bisla and JH Kallis added 139 runs for the second wicket in this game providing the 63rd occasion of a 50 plus runs partnership by Kolkata batsmen in IPL. This stand provides the 15th occasion of a 50 plus runs partnership for the second wicket by Kolkata batsmen in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 JH Kallis, G Gambhir 152* 2nd Rajasthan Jaipur 15.04.11
2 MS Bisla, JH Kallis 136 2nd Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
3 CH Gayle, MK Tiwary 101 2nd Punjab Kolkata 04.04.10
4 BB McCullum, BJ Hodge 90 2nd Chennai Centurion 18.05.09
5 CH Gayle, OA Shah 82 2nd Mumbai Mumbai (BS) 22.03.10
6 G Gambhir, JH Kallis 80 2nd Bangalore Kolkata 28.04.12
7 G Gambhir, JH Kallis 70 2nd Chennai Chennai 30.04.12
8 A Chopra, SC Ganguly 69 2nd Deccan Hyd-RGS 11.05.08
9 G Gambhir, MS Bisla 65 2nd Bangalore Bangalore 10.04.12
10 BB McCullum, JH Kallis 60 2nd Delhi Delhi 07.05.12
11 SC Ganguly, BJ Hodge 58 2nd Deccan Johannesburg 16.05.09
12 JH Kallis, G Gambhir 58 2nd Bangalore Kolkata 22.04.11
13 BB McCullum, RT Ponting 51 2nd Bangalore Bangalore 18.04.08
14 SC Ganguly,BB McCullum 51 2nd Bangalore Bangalore 10.04.10
15 BJ Hodge, CA Pujara 50 2nd Rajasthan Ahmedabad 20.03.10

This stand provides the eighth occasion of a 50 plus runs partnership by Kolkata batsmen against in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 MS Bisla, JH Kallis 136 2nd Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
2 G Gambhir, BB McCullum 99 1st Chennai Kolkata 14.05.12
3 BB McCullum, BJ Hodge 90 2nd Chennai Centurion 18.05.09
4 Salman Butt, DB Das 86 3rd Chennai Kolkata 18.05.08
5 MK Tiwary,AD Mathews 73 5th Chennai Chennai 13.04.10
6 G Gambhir, JH Kallis 70 2nd Chennai Chennai 30.04.12
7 MS Bisla, JH Kallis 64 1st Chennai Chennai 08.04.11
8 BJ Hodge, WP Saha 56* 4th Chennai Centurion 18.05.09

This stand represents the record partnership for any wicket by Kolkata batsmen against Chennai in IPL. The previous best was the 99 runs partnership for the first wicket between G Gambhir and BB McCullum at Kolkata on 14.05.12

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 MS Bisla, JH Kallis 136 2nd Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
2 G Gambhir, BB McCullum 99 1st Chennai Kolkata 14.05.12

This stand represents the record partnership for second wicket by Kolkata batsmen against Chennai in IPL. The previous best was the 90 runs partnership between BJ Hodge and BB McCullum at Centurion on 18.05.09

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 MS Bisla, JH Kallis 139 2nd Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
2 BB McCullum, BJ Hodge 90 2nd Chennai Centurion 18.05.09

MS Bisla and JH Kallis scored 89 and 64 in this game to provide the 45th and 46th   occasion of Kolkata batsmen scoring a fifty in IPL. These two knocks represent the   seventh and eighth occasion of Kolkata batsmen scoring fifties against Chennai in IPL which are listed below

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Opposition Ground Date
1 MS Bisla 89 48 8 5 Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
2 BB McCullum 81 48 11 3 Chennai Centurion 18.05.09
3 Salman Butt 73 54 10 1 Chennai Kolkata 18.05.08
4 BJ Hodge 71* 44 4 4 Chennai Centurion 18.05.09
5 JH Kallis 69 49 7 3 Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
6 G Gambhir 63 52 6 1 Chennai Chennai 30.04.12
7 G Gambhir 62 43 6 3 Chennai Kolkata 14.05.12
8 JH Kallis 54 42 7 0 Chennai Chennai 08.04.11

MS Bisla’s 89 in this game represent the highest individual score by a Kolkata batsman against Chennai in IPL. The previous best was 81 by BB McCullum at Centurion on 18.05.09

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Opposition Ground Date
1 MS Bisla 89 48 8 5 Chennai Chennai 27.05.12
2 BB McCullum 81 48 11 3 Chennai Centurion 18.05.09

JH Kallis’s 69 in this game represent his 16th fifty in IPL. He now shares the record for most fifties in IPL with G Gambhir who also has scored 16 fifties.

JH Kallis’s run aggregate in IPL read 1965 at the end of this game. He became the fifth batsman to total 1900 runs in IPL. Others are – SK Raina {2254}, G Gambhir {2065}, SR Tendulkar {2047} and RG Sharma {1975}

JH Kallis has an aggregate of 207 boundary fours in IPL at the end of this game. He became the fifth batsman to score 200 plus boundary fours in IPL. Others are – SR Tendulkar {257}, G Gambhir {240}, V Sehwag {225} and R Dravid {204}

SK Raina’s 73 in this game represent his 14th fifty in IPL. He became the seventh batsman to score 14 or more fifties in IPL. Others are – G Gambhir {16}, JH Kallis {16}, CH Gayle {15}, V Sehwag {15}, RG Sharma {15} and SE Marsh {14}

SK Raina’s aggregate of boundary sixes read 97 at the end of this game. He stands second to CH Gayle who has scored most sixes in IPL – 129

Kolkata Knight Riders won the title for the first time in the five editions of IPL. The complete results read thus –

No Series/Tournament Edition Winner
1 Indian Premier League (in India) 2008 Rajasthan
2 Indian Premier League (in SAfrica) 2009 Deccan
3 Indian Premier League (in India) 2010 Chennai
4 Indian Premier League (in India) 2011 Chennai
5 Indian Premier League (in India) 2012 Kolkata

The Wisden Trophy – A hundred and five wickets at Lord's – SJ Broad is a new entrant to the list

SJ Broad with his 7 for 27 in the first test between England and West Indies at Lord’s in May 2012 became the seventh cricketer to score a hundred and capture five or more wickets in a test at Lord’s – not necessarily in the same test. The following table lists out the seven cricketers who have performed such a feat at Lord’s

 

 

No Player Runs/Wkts Team Oppn Ground Mon Year
1 A Flintoff 142 Eng SAF Lord’s Jul 2003
  A Flintoff 5-092 Eng Aus Lord’s Jul 2009
               
2 GOB Allen 122 Eng NZl Lord’s Jun 1931
  GOB Allen 5-035 Eng Ind Lord’s Jun 1936
  GOB Allen 5-043 Eng Ind Lord’s Jun 1936
               
3 IT Botham 108 Eng Pak Lord’s Jun 1978
  IT Botham 8-034 Eng Pak Lord’s Jun 1978
  IT Botham 6-101 Eng NZl Lord’s Aug 1978
  IT Botham 5-039 Eng NZl Lord’s Aug 1978
  IT Botham 5-035 Eng Ind Lord’s Aug 1970
  IT Botham 5-046 Eng Ind Lord’s Jun 1982
  IT Botham 8-103 Eng Win Lord’s Jun 1984
  IT Botham 6-090 Eng Srl Lord’s Aug 1984
  IT Botham 5-109 Eng Aus Lord’s Jun 1985
               
4 KR Miller 109 Aus Eng Lord’s Jun 1953
  KR Miller 5-072 Aus Eng Lord’s Jun 1956
  KR Miller 5-080 Aus Eng Lord’s Jun 1956
               
5 MH Mankad 184 Ind Eng Lord’s Jun 1952
  MH Mankad 5-196 Ind Eng Lord’s Jun 1952
               
6 R Illingworth 113 Eng Win Lord’s Jun 1969
  R Illingworth 6-029 Eng Ind Lord’s Jun 1967
               
7 SCJ Broad 169 Eng Pak Lord’s Aug 2010
  SCJ Broad 7-027 Eng Win Lord’s May 1012

 

 

IT Botham of England and MH Mankad ofIndiaare the only two cricketers to have peformed the feat at Lord’s in the same test. Their performances are listed below

 

 

No Player Runs/Wkts Team Oppn Ground Mon Year
1 IT Botham 108 Eng Pak Lord’s Jun 1978
  IT Botham 8-034 Eng Pak Lord’s Jun 1978
               
2 MH Mankad 184 Ind Eng Lord’s Jun 1952
  MH Mankad 5-196 Ind Eng Lord’s Jun 1952

 

 

SJC Braod captured 11 for 165 in the first test betweenEnglandandWest Indiesat Lord’s in May 12. Having scored 169 against Pakistanat Lord’s in Aug 2010, he earned the distinction of becoming the fourth cricketer to score a hundred and capture eleven or more wickets in a test a t Lord’s – not necessarily in the same test..  GOB Alllen of England, IT Botham of England and KR Miller ofAustraliaare the other three cricketers who have performed such a feat. The performance of these four cricketers are listed below

 

 

No Player Runs/Wits Team Oppn Ground Mon Year
1 GOB Allen 122 Eng NZl Lord’s Jun 1931
  GOB Allen 10-078 Eng Ind Lord’s Jun 1936
               
2 IT Botham 108 Eng Pak Lord’s Jun 1978
  IT Botham 11-140 Eng NZl Lord’s Aug 1978
               
3 KR Miller 109 Aus Eng Lord’s Jun 1954
  KR Miller 10-152 Aus Eng Lord’s Jun 1956
               
4 SCJ Broad 169 Eng Pak Lord’s Aug 2010
  SCJ Broad 11-165 Eng Win Lord’s May 2012

 

The Wisden Trophy – Rival batsmen scoring twin fifties at Lord's

S Chanderpaul’s 87 not out and 91 in the first test against England at Lord’s in May 2012 represent his second twin fifty at Lord’s. IR Bell of England also scored 61 and 63 not out in this test which was also his second twin fifty at Lord’s. At the end of this game there are ten occasions of rival batsmen scoring twin fifties at Lord’s which are listed below.

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Mon Year
1 W Bardsley 88 63* Aus Eng Lord’s Jun 1921
  FE Woolley 95 93 Eng Aus Lord’s Jun 1921
                 
2 J Hardstaff jnr 114 64 Eng NZl Lord’s Jun 1937
  WM Wallace 52 56 NZl Eng Lord’s Jun 1937
                 
3 ER Dexter 62 80* Eng NZl Lord’s Jun 1965
  V Pollard 55 55 NZl Eng Lord’s Jun 1965
                 
4 G Boycott 62 128* Eng Aus Lord’s Aug 1980
  KJ Hughes 117 84 Aus Eng Lord’s Aug 1980
                 
5 DC Boon 94 58* Aus Eng Lord’s Jun 1989
  DI Gower 57 106 Eng Aus Lord’s Jun 1989
                 
6 MH Richardson 93 101 NZl Eng Lord’s May 2004
  AJ Strauss 112 83 Eng NZl Lord’s May 2004
                 
7 S Chanderpaul 128* 97* Win Eng Lord’s Jul 2004
  CH Gayle 66 81 Win Eng Lord’s Jul 2004
  MP Vaughan 103 101* Eng Win Lord’s Jul 2004
                 
8 Junaid Siddique 58 74 Ban Eng Lord’s May 2010
  AJ Strauss 83 82 Eng Ban Lord’s May 2010
  Tamim Iqbal 55 103 Ban Eng Lord’s May 2010
                 
9 SM Katich 80 83 Aus Pak Lord’s Jul 2010
  Salman Butt 63 92 Pak Aus Lord’s Jul 2010
                 
10 IR Bell 61 63* Eng Win Lord’s May 2012
  S Chanderpaul 87* 91 Win Eng Lord’s May 2012

The Wisden Trophy – Two or more twin fifties at Lord's

S Chanderpaul’s 87 not out and 91 in the first test against England at Lord’s in May 2012 represent his second twin fifty at Lord’s. IR Bell of England also scored 61 and 63 not out in this test which was also his second twin fifty at Lord’s. At the end of this game there are seven occasions of batsmen scoring twin fifties on two occasions at Lord’s which are listed below.

No Player FI SI Runs Oppn Ground Mon Year
1 IR Bell 52 57* Eng Srl Lord’s Jun 2011
  IR Bell 61 63* Eng Win Lord’s May 2012
                 
2 G Boycott 61 92 Eng NZl Lord’s Jun 1973
  G Boycott 62 128* Eng Aus Lord’s Aug 1980
                 
3 S Chanderpaul 128* 97* Win Eng Lord’s Jul 2004
  S Chanderpaul 87* 91 Win Eng Lord’s May 2012
                 
4 AN Cook 105 65 Eng Win Lord’s May 2007
  AN Cook 96 106 Eng Srl Lord’s Jun 2011
                 
5 Inzamam-ul-Haq 148 70 Pak Eng Lord’s Jul 1996
  Inzamam-ul-Haq 69 56* Pak Eng Lord’s Jul 2006
                 
6 AJ Strauss 112 83 Eng NZl Lord’s May 2004
  AJ Strauss 83 82 Eng Ban Lord’s May 2010
                 
7 MP Vaughan 64 115 Eng Srl Lord’s May 2002
  MP Vaughan 103 101* Eng Win Lord’s Jul 2004

It is quite interesting to note that S Chanderpaul became the second overseas batsman to perform the feat of scoring twin fifties at Lord’s on two occasions after Inzamam-ul-Huq of Pakistan. The performance of these two batsmen are listed below

No Player FI SI Runs Oppn Ground Mon Year
1 S Chanderpaul 128* 97* Win Eng Lord’s Jul 2004
  S Chanderpaul 87* 91 Win Eng Lord’s May 2012
                 
2 Inzamam-ul-Haq 148 70 Pak Eng Lord’s Jul 1996
  Inzamam-ul-Haq 69 56* Pak Eng Lord’s Jul 2006

The Wisden Trophy – Shivnarine Chanderpaul establishes a West Indian record in scoring twin fifties in a test match

S Chanderpaul’s 87 not out and 91  in the first test against England at Lord’s in May 2012 was his tenth twin fifty in a test. He now holds the West Indian record for most twin fifties. He went past BC Lara who has scored nine twin fifties and held the record previously. Twin fifties scored by both these batsmen are listed below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Mon Year
1 SChanderpaul 58 59 Win Ind Kingston May 2002
2 SChanderpaul 128* 97* Win Eng Lord’s Jul 2004
3 SChanderpaul 92 153* Win Pak Bridgetown May 2005
4 SChanderpaul 50 116* Win Eng Manchester Jun 2007
5 SChanderpaul 136* 70 Win Eng Ch-le-St Jun 2007
6 SChanderpaul 65* 70* Win SAF Cape Town Jan 2008
7 SChanderpaul 107* 77* Win Aus North Sound May 2008
8 SChanderpaul 79* 50 Win Aus Bridgetown Jun 2008
9 SChanderpaul 68 69 Win Aus Roseau Apr 2012
10 SChanderpaul 87* 91 Win Eng Lord’s May 2012
1 BC Lara 87 145 Win Eng Manchester Jul 1995
2 BC Lara 83 78 Win Ind Kingston Mar 1997
3 BC Lara 51 79 Win SAF Durban Dec 1998
4 BC Lara 67 75 Win NZl Wellington Dec 1999
5 BC Lara 221 130 Win Srl Col-SSC Nov 2001
6 BC Lara 91 122 Win Aus Trinidad Apr 2002
7 BC Lara 68 60 Win Aus St John’s May 2003
8 BC Lara 115 86 Win SAF Cape Town Jan 2004
9 BC Lara 61 122 Win Pak Lahore Nov 2006

S Chanderpaul became the seventh batsmen to score ten or more twin fifties in the annals of test cricket. The list is headed by RT Ponting who has 15 twin fifties to his credit and is followed by JH Kallis who has 14 twin fifties. The following table lists out all the seven batsmen who have scored ten or more twin fifties. The list has an Indian batsman in R Dravid who has scored ten twin fifties

No Player Team Occs
1 RT Ponting Aus 15
2 JH Kallis SAF 14
3 AR Border Aus 13
4 Inzamam-ul-Haq Pak 11
5 GS Chappell Aus 10
6 R Dravid Ind 10
7 S Chanderpaul Win 10

IPL 5 – Second Qualifier – Delhi annihilated by M Vijay – Chennai to meet Kolkata in finals of IPL 2012

Match No 75 – Second Qualifier – Chennai Super Kings vs. Delhi Daredevils at Chennai on 23.05.12 – Chennai Super Kings won by 86 runs

Chennai posted 222 for 5 in this game providing the 31st occasion of a team posting 200 plus runs in IPL. It also provides the seventh occasion of Chennai posting 200 plus runs in IPL which are listed below. Chennai now has the record for posting 200 plus runs in an innings on most occasions – seven. The previous record was six which was held by Punjab

No Team Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Match Date
1 Chennai 240/5 20.0 1 Punjab Mohali 19.04.08
2 Chennai 208/5 20.0 1 Mumbai Chennai 23.04.08
3 Chennai 201/7 20.0 2 Rajasthan Chennai 24.05.08
4 Chennai 246/5 20.0 1 Rajasthan Chennai 03.04.10
5 Chennai 205/5 20.0 1 Bangalore Chennai 28.05.11
6 Chennai 208/5 20.0 2 Bangalore Chennai 12.04.12
7 Chennai 222/5 20.0 1 Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
1 Punjab 207/4 20.0 2 Chennai Mohali 19.04.08
2 Punjab 221/3 20.0 1 Rajasthan Mohali 28.05.08
3 Punjab 203/3 20.0 1 Bangalore Bangalore 16.03.10
4 Punjab 204/2 18.2 2 Kolkata Kolkata 04.04.10
5 Punjab 202/6 20.0 2 Delhi Delhi 23.04.11
6 Punjab 232/2 20.0 1 Bangalore Dharamsala 17.05.11

Chennai won this game by 86 runs providing the 25th occasion of a team winning a game by 50 plus runs margin in IPL. The following table lists such victories

No Winner Margin Target Opposition Ground Date
1 Kolkata 140 runs 223 Bangalore Bangalore 18.04.08
2 Punjab 111 runs 233 Bangalore Dharamsala 17.05.11
3 Rajasthan 105 runs 193 Delhi Mumbai 30.05.08
4 Mumbai 98 runs 219 Delhi Delhi 17.03.10
5 Chennai 92 runs 180 Bangalore Port Elizabeth 20.04.09
6 Mumbai 92 runs 188 Kolkata Port Elizabeth 27.04.09
7 Chennai 86 runs 223 Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
8 Bangalore 85 runs 206 Punjab Bangalore 06.05.11
9 Deccan 82 runs 199 Punjab Dharamsala 21.05.11
10 Chennai 78 runs 179 Deccan East London 04.05.09
11 Rajasthan 78 runs 212 Punjab Durban 05.05.09
12 Punjab 76 runs 164 Mumbai Mohali 10.05.11
13 Bangalore 75 runs 134 Rajasthan Cape Town 18.04.09
14 Chennai 74 runs 194 Deccan Visakhapatnam 07.04.12
15 Delhi 67 runs 189 Rajasthna Delhi 31.03.10
16 Punjab 66 runs 183 Mumbai Mohali 25.04.08
17 Rajasthan 65 runs 198 Bangalore Jaipur 17.05.08
18 Mumbai 63 runs 179 Deccan Mumbai (BS) 03.04.10
19 Chennai 63 runs 197 Rajasthan Jaipur 09.05.11
20 Rajasthan 59 runs 196 Bangalore Bangalore 15.04.12
21 Chennai 58 runs 206 Bangalore Chennai 28.05.11
22 Mumbai 57 runs 192 Bangalore Bangalore 17.04.10
23 Chennai 55 runs 165 Kolkata Kolkata 16.03.10
24 Deccan 55 runs 130 Kochi Kochi 27.04.11
25 Deccan 53 runs 167 Rajasthan Kimberley 11.05.09

Chennai has won seven games with a victory margin of 50 plus runs in IPL which are detailed below. Chennai’s seven wins are a record for a team winning most games by 50 plus runs margin in IPL.

No Winner Margin Target Opposition Ground Date
1 Chennai 92 runs 180 Bangalore Port Elizabeth 20.04.09
2 Chennai 86 runs 223 Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
3 Chennai 78 runs 179 Deccan East London 04.05.09
4 Chennai 74 runs 194 Deccan Visakhapatnam 07.04.12
5 Chennai 63 runs 197 Rajasthan Jaipur 09.05.11
6 Chennai 58 runs 206 Bangalore Chennai 28.05.11
7 Chennai 55 runs 165 Kolkata Kolkata 16.03.10

Chennai won this game by 86 runs providing the third occasion of a team winning a game by 50 plus runs margin in IPL 2012. The following table lists such victories. Chennai’s win represents the largest victory by runs margin in IPL 2012

No Winner Margin Target Opposition Ground Date
1 Chennai 86 runs 223 Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
2 Rajasthan 59 runs 196 Bangalore Bangalore 15.04.12
3 Chennai 74 runs 194 Deccan Visakhapatnam 07.04.12

M Vijay and MEK Hussey added 68 runs for the first wicket and M Vijay and SK Raina added 69 runs for the second wicket this game providing the 80th and 81st occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership in IPL.

M Vijay and MEK Hussey added 68 runs for the first wicket providing the 22nd occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership for the first wicket in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 PA Patel, ML Hayden 66 1st Kolkata Chennai 26.04.08
2 S Vidyut, SP Fleming 62 1st Delhi Delhi 08.05.08
3 PA Patel, SP Fleming 55* 1st Kolkata Kolkata 18.05.08
4 PA Patel, SP Fleming 60 1st Bangalore Chennai 21.05.08
5 PA Patel, ML Hayden 106 1st Bangalore P Elizabeth 20.04.09
6 PA Patel, ML Hayden 57 1st Delhi Durban 23.04.09
7 M Vijay, ML Hayden 61 1st Deccan East London 04.05.09
8 PA Patel, GJ Bailey 59 1st Kolkata Centurion 18.05.09
9 PA Patel, ML Hayden 61 1st Bangalore Johannesburg 23.05.09
10 PA Patel, ML Hayden 65 1st Punjab Chennai 21.03.10
11 M Vijay, ML Hayden 61 1st Bangalore Chennai 31.03.10
12 M Vijay, ML Hayden 62 1st Rajasthan Chennai 03.04.10
13 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 51 1st Bangalore Chennai 16.04.11
14 M Vijay, MEK Hussey 64 1st Warriors Chennai 25.04.11
15 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 77 1st Rajasthan Jaipur 09.05.11
16 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 159 1st Bangalore Chennai 28.05.11
17 M Vijay, F du Plessis 56 1st Bangalore Chennai 12.04.12
18 F du Plessis, S Badrinath 116 1st Warriors Chennai 19.04.12
19 S Badrinath, F du Plessis 55 1st Rajasthan Chennai 21.04.12
20 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 75 1st Delhi Chennai 12.05.12
21 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 97 1st Kolkata Kolkata 14.05.12
22 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 68 1st Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay and SK Raina added 69 runs for the second wicket in this game providing the 16th occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership for the second wicket in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 86* 2nd Kolkata Chennai 26.04.08
2 PA Patel, SK Raina 70 2nd Rajasthan Chennai 24.05.08
3 PA Patel, SK Raina 102* 2nd Punjab Mumbai 31.05.08
4 ML Hayden, SK Raina 64 2nd Deccan Durban 27.04.09
5 ML Hayden, SK Raina 76 2nd Punjab Centurion 07.05.09
6 ML Hayden, GJ Bailey 55 2nd Bangalore Bangalore 23.03.10
7 M Vijay, SK Raina 51 2nd Rajasthan Ahmedabad 28.03.10
8 M Vijay, SK Raina 137* 2nd Kolkata Chennai 13.04.10
9 S Anirudha, SK Raina 75 2nd Kolkata Chennai 08.04.11
10 M Vijay, S Badrinath 61 2nd Warriors Mumbai 27.04.11
11 MEK Hussey, SK Raina 60 2nd Deccan Chennai 01.05.11
12 MEK Hussey, SK Raina 137 2nd Rajasthan Chennai 04.05.11
13 M Vijay, SK Raina 58 2nd Rajasthan Jaipur 09.05.11
14 F du Plessis, SK Raina 61 2nd Rajasthan Chennai 21.04.12
15 F du Plessis, SK Raina 64 2nd Deccan Chennai 04.05.12
16 M Vijay, SK Raina 69 2nd Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay and MEK Hussey added 68 runs for the first wicket and M Vijay and SK Raina added 69 runs for the second wicket this game providing the eighth and ninth occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership against Delhi in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 S Vidyut, MS Dhoni 57 3rd Delhi Chennai 02.05.08
2 S Vidyut, SP Fleming 62 1st Delhi Delhi 08.05.08
3 PA Patel, ML Hayden 57 1st Delhi Durban 23.04.09
4 SK Raina, S Badrinath 66 3rd Delhi Johannesburg 02.05.09
5 ML Hayden, SK Raina 78 3rd Delhi Delhi 19.03.10
6 S Badrinath, MS Dhoni 96 4th Delhi Chennai 12.05.11
7 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 75 1st Delhi Chennai 12.05.12
8 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 68 1st Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
9 M Vijay, SK Raina 69 2nd Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay and MEK Hussey added 68 runs for the first wicket and M Vijay and SK Raina added 69 runs for the second wicket this game providing the fourth occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnerships for the first two wickets in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 PA Patel, ML Hayden 66 1st Kolkata Chennai 26.04.08
2 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 86* 2nd Kolkata Chennai 26.04.08
1 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 77 1st Rajasthan Jaipur 09.05.11
2 M Vijay, SK Raina 58 2nd Rajasthan Jaipur 09.05.11
1 S Badrinath, F du Plessis 55 1st Rajasthan Chennai 21.04.12
2 F du Plessis, SK Raina 61 2nd Rajasthan Chennai 21.04.12
1 MEK Hussey, M Vijay 68 1st Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
2 M Vijay, SK Raina 69 2nd Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay scored 113 in this game providing the 24th occasion of a batsman scoring a hundred in IPL which are listed below

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Team Opposition Ground Date
1 BB McCullum 158* 73 10 13 Kolkata Bangalore Bangalore 18.04.08
2 MEK Hussey 116* 54 8 9 Chennai Punjab Mohali 19.04.08
3 A Symonds 117* 53 11 7 Deccan Rajasthan Hyd-RGS 24.04.08
4 AC Gilchrist 109* 47 9 10 Deccan Mumbai Mumbai 27.04.08
5 ST Jayasuriya 114* 48 9 11 Mumbai Chennai Mumbai 14.05.08
6 SE Marsh 115 69 11 7 Punjab Rajasthan Mohali 28.05.08
7 AB de Villiers 105* 54 5 6 Delhi Chennai Durban 23.04.09
8 MK Pandey 114* 73 10 4 Bangalore Deccan Centurion 21.05.09
9 YK Pathan 100 37 9 8 Rajasthan Mumbai Mumbai BS 13.03.10
10 DA Warner 107* 69 9 5 Delhi Kolkata Delhi 29.03.10
11 M Vijay 127 56 8 11 Chennai Rajasthan Chennai 03.04.10
12 M Jayawardene 110* 59 14 3 Punjab Kolkata Kolkata 04.04.10
13 PC Valthaty 120* 63 19 2 Punjab Chennai Mohali 13.04.11
14 SR Tendulkar 100* 66 12 3 Mumbai Kochi Mumbai 15.04.11
15 CH Gayle 102* 55 10 7 Bangalore Kolkata Kolkata 22.04.11
16 V Sehwag 119 56 13 6 Delhi Deccan Hyd-RGS 05.05.11
17 CH Gayle 107 49 10 9 Bangalore Punjab Bangalore 06.05.11
18 AC Gilchrist 106 55 8 9 Punjab Bangalore Dharamsala 17.05.11
19 AM Rahane 103* 60 12 5 Rajasthan Bangalore Bangalore 15.04.12
20 KP Pietersen 103* 64 6 9 Delhi Deccan Delhi 19.04.12
21 DA Warner 109* 54 10 7 Delhi Deccan Hyd-RGS 10.05.12
22 RG Sharma 109* 60 12 5 Mumbai Kolkata Kolkata 12.05.12
23 CH Gayle 128* 62 7 13 Bangalore Delhi Delhi 17.05.12
24 M Vijay 113 58 15 4 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay scored 113 in this game providing the 24th occasion of a batsman scoring a hundred in IPL which are listed below

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Team Opposition Ground Date
1 BB McCullum 158* 73 10 13 Kolkata Bangalore Bangalore 18.04.08
2 MEK Hussey 116* 54 8 9 Chennai Punjab Mohali 19.04.08
3 A Symonds 117* 53 11 7 Deccan Rajasthan Hyd-RGS 24.04.08
4 AC Gilchrist 109* 47 9 10 Deccan Mumbai Mumbai 27.04.08
5 ST Jayasuriya 114* 48 9 11 Mumbai Chennai Mumbai 14.05.08
6 SE Marsh 115 69 11 7 Punjab Rajasthan Mohali 28.05.08
7 AB de Villiers 105* 54 5 6 Delhi Chennai Durban 23.04.09
8 MK Pandey 114* 73 10 4 Bangalore Deccan Centurion 21.05.09
9 YK Pathan 100 37 9 8 Rajasthan Mumbai Mumbai BS 13.03.10
10 DA Warner 107* 69 9 5 Delhi Kolkata Delhi 29.03.10
11 M Vijay 127 56 8 11 Chennai Rajasthan Chennai 03.04.10
12 M Jayawardene 110* 59 14 3 Punjab Kolkata Kolkata 04.04.10
13 PC Valthaty 120* 63 19 2 Punjab Chennai Mohali 13.04.11
14 SR Tendulkar 100* 66 12 3 Mumbai Kochi Mumbai 15.04.11
15 CH Gayle 102* 55 10 7 Bangalore Kolkata Kolkata 22.04.11
16 V Sehwag 119 56 13 6 Delhi Deccan Hyd-RGS 05.05.11
17 CH Gayle 107 49 10 9 Bangalore Punjab Bangalore 06.05.11
18 AC Gilchrist 106 55 8 9 Punjab Bangalore Dharamsala 17.05.11
19 AM Rahane 103* 60 12 5 Rajasthan Bangalore Bangalore 15.04.12
20 KP Pietersen 103* 64 6 9 Delhi Deccan Delhi 19.04.12
21 DA Warner 109* 54 10 7 Delhi Deccan Hyd-RGS 10.05.12
22 RG Sharma 109* 60 12 5 Mumbai Kolkata Kolkata 12.05.12
23 CH Gayle 128* 62 7 13 Bangalore Delhi Delhi 17.05.12
24 M Vijay 113 58 15 4 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay scored 113 in this game providing the third occasion of a Chennai batsman scoring a hundred in IPL which are listed below

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Team Opposition Ground Date
1 MEK Hussey 116* 54 8 9 Chennai Punjab Mohali 19.04.08
2 M Vijay 127 56 8 11 Chennai Rajasthan Chennai 03.04.10
3 M Vijay 113 58 15 4 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay with his 113 in this game became the second batsman to score a hundred against Delhi in IPL.  CH Gayle is the other batsman to achieve the feat. He scored 128 not out representing Bangalore at Delhi on 17.05.12

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Team Opposition Ground Date
1 CH Gayle 128* 62 7 13 Bangalore Delhi Delhi 17.05.12
2 M Vijay 113 58 15 4 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay’s 113 in this game represent his second hundred in IPL. Prior to this, he had scored 127 against Rajasthan at Chennai on 03.04.12. M Vijay became the fourth batsman to score two or more hundreds in IPL. Others are – CH Gayle {03}, AC Gilchrist {02} and DA Warner {02}. The following table lists out the performances of these four batsmen.

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Team Opposition Ground Date
1 CH Gayle 102* 55 10 7 Bangalore Kolkata Kolkata 22.04.11
2 CH Gayle 107 49 10 9 Bangalore Punjab Bangalore 06.05.11
3 CH Gayle 128* 62 7 13 Bangalore Delhi Delhi 17.05.12
1 AC Gilchrist 109* 47 9 10 Deccan Mumbai Mumbai 27.04.08
2 AC Gilchrist 106 55 8 9 Punjab Bangalore Dharamsala 17.05.11
1 DA Warner 107* 69 9 5 Delhi Kolkata Delhi 29.03.10
3 DA Warner 109* 54 10 7 Delhi Deccan Hyd-RGS 10.05.12
1 M Vijay 127 56 8 11 Chennai Rajasthan Chennai 03.04.10
2 M Vijay 113 58 15 4 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay earned the distinction of becoming the first Indian batsman to score two hundreds in IPL. His hundreds are listed below

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Team Opposition Ground Date
1 M Vijay 127 56 8 11 Chennai Rajasthan Chennai 03.04.10
2 M Vijay 113 58 15 4 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay’s 113 in this game represent the 64th occasion of Chennai batsman scoring 50 plus runs in IPL. It also represents the sixth occasion of a Chennai batsman’s scoring a fifty against Delhi in IPL which are listed below

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Opposition Ground Match Date
1 M Vijay 113 58 15 4 Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
2 ML Hayden 93 43 9 7 Delhi Delhi 19.03.10
3 MS Dhoni 63* 31 5 4 Delhi Chennai 12.05.11
4 ML Hayden 57 27 5 3 Delhi Durban 23.04.09
5 S Badrinath 55 43 6 1 Delhi Chennai 12.05.11
6 S Vidyut 54 37 7 1 Delhi Chennai 02.05.08

M Vijay’s 113 in this game represent the highest individual score by a Chennai batsman against Delhi in IPL. The previous best was 93 by ML Hayden at Delhi on 19.03.10

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Opposition Ground Match Date
1 M Vijay 113 58 15 4 Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
2 ML Hayden 93 43 9 7 Delhi Delhi 19.03.10

M Vijay’s 113 contained 15 boundary fours in this game providing the 63rd  occasion of a batsman scoring ten or more boundary fours in an innings in IPL. His feat provides the fifth occasion of a Chennai batsman scoring ten or more boundary fours in an innings which are listed below

No Player Runs Balls 4s Team Opposition Ground Date
1 M Vijay 113 58 15 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
2 ML Hayden 81 46 12 Chennai Mumbai Chennai 23.04.08
3 SK Raina 78* 39 11 Chennai Kolkata Chennai 13.04.10
4 MEK Hussey 83* 56 11 Chennai Bangalore Chennai 16.04.11
5 SK Raina 98 55 10 Chennai Rajasthan Centurion 30.04.09

M Vijay’s 113 contained 15 boundary fours in this game represent the record for most boundary fours by a Chennai batsman in IPL. The previous best was 12 boundary fours by ML Hayden in his knock of 81 against Mumbai at Chennai on 23.04.08

No Player Runs Balls 4s Team Opposition Ground Date
1 M Vijay 113 58 15 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12
2 ML Hayden 81 46 12 Chennai Mumbai Chennai 23.04.08

M Vijay’s 113 contained 15 boundary fours in this game providing the fifth occasion of a batsman scoring ten or more boundary fours in an innings against Delhi in IPL which are listed below

No Player Runs Balls 4s Team Opposition Ground Date
1 SM Katich 75 52 11 Punjab Delhi Mohali 27.04.08
2 AC Gilchrist 85 35 10 Deccan Delhi Centurion 22.05.09
3 MN van Wyk 74 48 11 Kolkata Delhi Durban 05.05.09
4 SR Tendulkar 63 32 11 Mumbai Delhi Delhi 17.03.10
5 M Vijay 113 58 15 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay with his 15 boundary fours in this game became the fourth batsman to score 15 or more boundary fours in an innings in IPL which are listed below

No Player Runs Balls 4s Team Opposition Ground Date
1 PC Valthaty 120* 63 19 Punjab Chennai Mohali 13.04.11
2 MJ Lumb 83 43 16 Rajasthan Punjab Jaipur 07.04.10
3 AM Rahane 98 66 16 Rajasthan Punjab Jaipur 06.04.12
4 M Vijay 113 58 15 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay became the second batsman to score 15 or more boundary fours while scoring a hundred in IPL. PC Valthaty of Punjab had scored 19 boundary fours against Chennai at Mohali on 13.04.11

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Team Opposition Ground Date
1 PC Valthaty 120* 63 19 2 Punjab Chennai Mohali 13.04.11
2 M Vijay 113 58 15 4 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

JA Morkel was dismissed first ball in thie game providing the 180th occasion of a batsman collecting the first ball duck in IPL. It also represents the 13th occasion of a Chennai batsman suffering from such an ignominy in IPL which are listed below

No Batsman Soore Balls Team 1 Opposition Ground Date
1 PA Patel 00 01 Chennai Rajasthan Jaipur 04.05.08
2 A Mukund 00 01 Chennai Rajasthan Chennai 24.05.08
3 S Badarinath 00 01 Chennai Punjab Centurion 07.05.09
4 L Balaji 00 01 Chennai Bangalore Durbam 14.05.09
5 PA Patel 00 01 Chennai Mumbai P Elizabeth 16.05.09
6 R Ashwin 00 01 Chennai Deccan Chennai 14.03.10
7 MS Dhoni 00 01 Chennai Rajasthan Chennai 03.04.10
8 S Aniruddha 00 01 Chennai Punjab Mohali 13.04.11
9 SK Raina 00 01 Chennai Punjab Mohali 13.04.11
10 Joginder Sharma 00 01 Chennai Mumbai Mum-WS 22.04.11
11 R Ashwin 00 01 Chennai Mumbai Mum-WS 06.05.12
12 SK Raina 00 01 Chennai Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12
13 JA Morkel 00 01 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

Sunny Gupta was dismissed first ball in thie game providing the 181st occasion of a batsman collecting the first ball duck in IPL. It also represents the 24th occasion of a Delhi batsman suffering from such an ignominy in IPL which are listed below

No Batsman Soore Balls Team Opposition Ground Date
1 Mohd Asif 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Mum-DYP 04.05.08
2 V Sehwag 00 01 Delhi Kolkata Kolkata 13.05.08
3 P Sangwan 00 01 Delhi Kolkata Kolkata 13.05.08
4 TM Dilshan 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Delhi 24.05.08
5 G Gambhir 00 01 Delhi Chennai Durban 23.04.09
6 AB de Villers 00 01 Delhi Chennai Jo’burg 02.05.09
7 R Bhatia 00 01 Delhi Deccan Durban 13.05.09
8 R Bhatia 00 01 Delhi Punjab B’fontien 15.05.09
9 DA Warner 00 01 Delhi Deccan Centurion 22.05.09
10 A Mishra 00 01 Delhi Deccan Centurion 22.05.09
11 A Mishra 00 01 Delhi Deccan Cuttack 21.03.10
12 S Ladda 00 01 Delhi Deccan Cuttack 21.03.10
13 KD Karthik 00 01 Delhi Kolkata Delhi 29.03.10
14 Sehwag 00 01 Delhi Punjab Delhi 11.04.10
15 MF Mahroof 00 01 Delhi Punjab Delhi 11.04.10
16 IK Pathan 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Delhi 10.04.11
17 AJ Finch 00 01 Delhi Deccan Delhi 19.04.11
18 AB Agarkar 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Mum-WS 07.05.11
19 S Nadeem 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Mum-WS 07.05.11
20 V Sehwag 00 01 Delhi Bangalore Bangalore 07.04.12
21 IK Pathan 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Delhi 27.04.12
22 Y Nagar 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Delhi 27.04.12
23 M Morkel 00 01 Delhi Kolkata Pune-SRS 22.05.12
24 Sunny Gupta 00 01 Delhi Chennai Chennai 25.05.12

VA Aaron returned with figures of 4.0-0-63-2 in this game. He earned the dubious distinction of becoming the most expensive bowler in IPL. He became the first bowler to concede 60 plus runs in an innings in IPL.

VA Aaron conceded 63 runs in this game providing the 40th occasion of a bowler conceding 50 plus runs in IPL. It also represents the seventh occasion of a Delhi bowler conceding 50 plus runs in IPL which are listed below

No Player O M R W Team Opposition Ground Match Date
1 VA Aaron 4.0 0 63 2 Delhi Chennai Chennai 25.05.12
2 Mohammad Asif 4.0 0 51 0 Delhi Deccan Delhi 15.05.08
3 PJ Sangwan 3.0 0 51 0 Delhi Bangalore Bangalore 19.05.08
4 B Geeves 4.0 0 50 1 Delhi Mumbai Delhi 24.05.08
5 VY Mahesh 4.0 0 50 2 Delhi Rajasthan Mumbai 30.05.08
6 MF Maharoof 4.0 0 50 2 Delhi Mumbai Delhi 17.03.10
7 M Morkel 4.0 0 50 3 Delhi Pune Delhi 21.04.12

VA Aaron conceded 63 runs in this game providing the fifth occasion of a bowler conceding 50 plus runs against Chennai in IPL  which are listed below

No Player O M R W Team Opposition Ground Match Date
1 VA Aaron 4.0 0 63 2 Delhi Chennai Chennai 25.05.12
2 JR Hopes 4.0 0 53 1 Punjab Chennai Mohali 19.04.08
3 MM Patel 4.0 0 55 1 Rajasthan Chennai Chennai 24.05.08
4 MS Gony 4.0 0 54 0 Deccan Chennai Vizag 07.04.12
5 R Vinay Kumar 4.0 0 53 1 Bangalore Chennai Chennai 12.04.12

M Vijay was dismissed run out for 113 in this game providing the 31st occasion of a batsman dismissed run out after scoring a fifty in IPL. M Vijay is the second batsman to be dismissed run out after scoring a hundred in IPL after YK Pathan of Rajasthan who was run out after scoring exact 100 runs against Mumbai at Mum-BS on 13.03.10

No Batsman Score Team Opposition Venue Date
1 YK Pathan 100 Rajasthan Mumbai MumBS 13.03.10
2 M Vijay 113 Chennai Delhi Chennai 25.05.12

M Vijay’s 113 is the highest individual score amongst the batsmen who are dismissed run out with a fifty to their credit in IPL.

DPMD Jayawardene scored 55 in this game providing the 61st occasion of a Delhi batsman scoring a fifty in IPL. His knock also represents the eleventh occasion of a Delhi batsman scoring a fifty against Chennai in IPL which are listed below.

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Opposition Ground Date
1 V Sehwag 71 41 7 4 Chennai Chennai 02.05.08
2 G Gambhir 50 37 5 1 Chennai Chennai 02.05.08
3 G Gambhir 80 49 11 1 Chennai Delhi 08.05.08
4 S Dhawan 59 46 6 2 Chennai Delhi 08.05.08
5 AB de Villiers 105* 54 5 6 Chennai Durban 23.04.09
6 TM Dilshan 50 27 7 2 Chennai Durban 23.04.09
7 KD Karthik 52 31 7 1 Chennai Johannesburg 02.05.09
8 DA Warner 51 40 5 1 Chennai Johannesburg 02.05.09
9 V Sehwag 74 38 10 3 Chennai Delhi 19.03.10
10 G Gambhir 57* 56 5 0 Chennai Chennai 15.04.10
11 MJayawardene 55 38 4 2 Chennai Chennai 25.05.12

DPMD Jayawardene scored 55 in this game was in a losing cause providing the 154th occasion of batsman’s a fifty going in vain in IPL. His knock also represents the 18th occasion of a Delhi batsman’s a fifty in a losing cause in IPL which are listed below.

No Player Score Team Opposition Ground Date
1 G Gambhir 80 Delhi Chennai Delhi 08.05.08
2 S Dhawan 59 Delhi Chennai Delhi 08.05.08
3 V Sehwag 51* Delhi Punjab Delhi 17.05.08
4 AB de illiers 50 Delhi Rajasthan Centurion 28.04.09
5 KD Karthik 52 Delhi Chennai Jo’burg 02.05.09
6 DA Warner 51 Delhi Chennai Jo’burg 02.05.09
7 TM Dilshan 65 Delhi Deccan Centurion 22.05.09
8 V Sehwag 74 Delhi Chennai Delhi 19.03.10
9 DA Warner 57 Delhi Deccan Cuttack 21.03.10
10 V Sehwag 64 Delhi Kolkata Kolkata 07.04.10
11 PD Collingwood 51* Delhi Deccan Delhi 18.04.10
12 DA Warner 54 Delhi Rajasthan Jaipur 12.04.11
13 YVG Rao 60 Delhi Rajasthan Jaipur 12.04.11
14 DA Warner 51 Delhi Deccan Delhi 19.04.11
15 JR Hopes 54 Delhi Bangalore Delhi 26.04.11
16 JR Hopes 55 Delhi Mumbai Mumbai 07.05.11
17 LRPL Taylor 55 Delhi Bangalore Delhi 17.05.12
18 MJayawardene 55 Delhi Chennai Chennai 25.05.12

DPMD Jayawardene scored 55 in this game was in a losing cause providing the 28th occasion of batsman’s a fifty going in vain against Chennai in IPL which are listed below.

No Batsman Runs Team Opposition Venue Date
1 W Jaffer 50 Bangalore Chennai Bangalore 28.04.08
2 R Taylor 53 Bangalore Chennai Bangalore 28.04.08
3 SE Marsh 58 Punjab Chennai Chennai 10.05.08
4 G Gambhir 80 Delhi Chennai Delhi 08.05.08
5 S Dhawan 59 Delhi Chennai Delhi 08.05.08
6 Salman Butt 73 Kolkata Chennai Kolkata 17.05.08
7 JR Hopes 71 Punjab Chennai Mohali 19.04.08
8 Sangakkara 54* Punjab Chennai Mohali 19.04.08
9 KD Karthik 52 Delhi Chennai Jo’burg 02.05.09
10 DA Warner 51 Delhi Chennai Jo’burg 02.05.09
11 Yuvraj Singh 58* Punjab Chennai Centurion 07.05.09
12 SM Katich 50 Punjab Chennai Centurion 07.05.09
13 JP Duminy 62 Mumbai Chennai P E’beth 16.05.09
14 V Sehwag 74 Delhi Chennai Delhi 19.03.10
15 JH Kallis 52 Bangalore Chennai Chennai 31.03.10
16 NV Ojha 94* Rajasthan Chennai Chennai 02.04.10
17 SR Watson 60 Rajasthan Chennai Chennai 02.04.10
18 SE Marsh 88* Punjab Chennai Dharamsala 18.04.10
19 JH Kallis 54 Kolkata Chennai Chennai 08.04.11
20 AB de Villiers 65 Bangalore Chennai Chennai 16.04.11
21 Yuvraj Singh 62* Pune Chennai Mum-DYP 27.04.11
22 S Sohal 56 Deccan Chennai Chennai 01.05.11
23 R Dravid 66 Rajasthan Chennai Chennai 04.05.11
24 AM Rahane 52* Rajasthan Chennai Jaipur 09.05.11
25 BJ Hodge 51 Kochi Chennai Chennai 18.05.11
26 V Kohli 70* Bangalore Chennai Mumbai 24.05.11
27 OA Shah 52 Rajasthan Chennai Chennai 21.04.12
28 MJayawardene 55 Delhi Chennai Chennai 25.05.12

DPMD Jayawardene scored 55 in this game was in a losing cause providing the sixth occasion of a Delhi batsman’s a fifty going in vain against Chennai in IPL which are listed below.

No Batsman Runs Team Opposition Venue Date
1 G Gambhir 80 Delhi Chennai Delhi 08.05.08
2 S Dhawan 59 Delhi Chennai Delhi 08.05.08
3 KD Karthik 52 Delhi Chennai Jo’burg 02.05.09
4 DA Warner 51 Delhi Chennai Jo’burg 02.05.09
5 V Sehwag 74 Delhi Chennai Delhi 19.03.10
6 MJayawardene 55 Delhi Chennai Chennai 25.05.12

With a stumping dismissal in this game, MS Dhoni has an aggregate of 45 dismissals in IPL. He now occupies the second place amongst the wicket keepers who have effected most dismissals in IPL. AC Gilchrist with 55 dismissals occupies the first place. MS Dhoni went past KD Karthik who has 44 dismissals to his credit on his way to second position.

A lone catch by SK Raina in this game gave him a total of 42 catches in IPL. He now shares the record for most catches in IPL jointly with RG Sharma who has also taken 42 catches.

This game witnessed three run outs – M Vijay, Y Venugopala Rao and VA Aaron – providing 410 run outs in IPL.

Sunny Gupta was stumped by MS Dhoni in this game providing the 136th occasion of a batsman dismissed stumped in IPL.

IPL 5 – Eliminator Match ; MS Dhoni eliminates Mumbai – Chennai advances – JA Morkel has the record of bowling most overs in the history of T20 games

Match No 74 – Eliminator Match – Chennai Super Kings vs. Mumbai Indians at Bangalore on 23.05.12 – Chennai Super Kings won by 38 runs

SK Raina collected the first ball duck in this game providing the 179th occasion of a batsman collecting the first ball duck in IPL. It also represents the 12th occasion of Chennai batsman suffering from such an ignominy which are listed below

No Player Runs Balls Team Opposition Ground Date
1 PA Patel 00 01 Chennai Rajasthan Jaipur 04.05.08
2 A Mukund 00 01 Chennai Rajasthan Chennai 24.05.08
3 S Badarinath 00 01 Chennai Punjab Centurion 07.05.09
4 L Balaji 00 01 Chennai Bangalore Durbam 14.05.09
5 PA Patel 00 01 Chennai Mumbai P Elizabeth 16.05.09
6 R Ashwin 00 01 Chennai Deccan Chennai 14.03.10
7 MS Dhoni 00 01 Chennai Rajasthan Chennai 03.04.10
8 S Aniruddha 00 01 Chennai Punjab Mohali 13.04.11
9 SK Raina 00 01 Chennai Punjab Mohali 13.04.11
10 Joginder Sharma 00 01 Chennai Mumbai Mum-WS 22.04.11
11 R Ashwin 00 01 Chennai Mumbai Mum-WS 06.05.12
12 SK Raina 00 01 Chennai Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

SK Raina collected the first ball duck in this game providing the 34th occasion of a batsman collecting the first ball duck against Mumbai in IPL which are listed below

No Batsman Soore Balls Team 1 Opposition Ground Date
1 PP Chawla 00 01 Punjab Mumbai Mohali 25.04.08
2 S Sreesanth 00 01 Punjab Mumbai Mohali 25.04.08
3 Mohd Asif 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Mum-DYP 04.05.08
4 RA Jadeja 00 01 Rajasthan Mumbai Mum-DYP 07.05.08
5 Shahid Afridi 00 01 Deccan Mumbai Hye’bad 18.05.08
6 JR Hopes 00 01 Punjab Mumbai Mumbai 21.05.08
7 TM Dilshan 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Delhi 24.05.08
8 Misbah-ul-Huq 00 01 Bangalore Mumbai Bangalore 28.05.08
9 Kohli 00 01 Bangalore Mumbai Bangalore 28.05.08
10 VVS Laxman 00 01 Deccan Mumbai Durban 25.04.09
11 AN Ghosh 00 01 Kolkata Mumbai P Elizabeth 27.04.09
12 BAW Mendia 00 01 Kolkata Mumbai P Elizabeth 27.04.09
13 AB Dinda 00 01 Kolkata Mumbai P Elizabeth 27.04.09
14 SC Ganguly 00 01 Kolkata Mumbai E London 01.05.09
15 PA Patel 00 01 Chennai Mumbai P Elizabeth 16.05.09
16 A Uniyal 00 01 Rajasthan Mumbai Mum-BS 13.03.10
17 IK Pathan 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Delhi 10.04.11
18 MA Agarwal 00 01 Bangalore Mumbai Bangalore 12.04.11
19 M Manhas 00 01 Pune Mumbai Mum-WS 20.04.11
20 Joginder Sharma 00 01 Chennai Mumbai Mum-WS 22.04.11
21 JD Ryder 00 01 Pune Mumbai Mum-DYP 04.05.11
22 M Manhas 00 01 Pune Mumbai Mum-DYP 04.05.11
23 SR Wagh 00 01 Pune Mumbai Mum-DYP 04.05.11
24 AB Agarkar 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Mum-WS 07.05.11
25 S Nadeem 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Mum-WS 07.05.11
27 SP Goswamy 00 01 Rajasthan Mumbai Mum-WS 11.04.12
28 IK Pathan 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Delhi 27.04.12
29 Y Nagar 00 01 Delhi Mumbai Delhi 27.04.12
30 CL White 00 01 Deccan Mumbai Mumbai 29.04.12
31 V Pratap Singh 00 01 Deccan Mumbai Mumbai 29.04.12
32 R Ashwin 00 01 Chennai Mumbai Mum-WS 06.05.12
33 JH Kallos 00 01 Kolkata Mumbai Mum-BS 16.05.12
34 SK Raina 00 01 Chennai Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

SK Raina score ducks in this game which represents his third duck in IPL, He is the most capped cricketer in IPL. He has played 79 games in IPL

MEK Hussey and S Badrinath added 94 runs for the third wicket in this game providing the 78th occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership in IPL. It also provides the 25th occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership for the third wicket in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 ML Hayden, SK Raina 104 3rd Mumbai Chennai 23.04.08
2 S Vidyut, MS Dhoni 57 3rd Delhi Chennai 02.05.08
3 PA Patel, JA Morkel 73 3rd Rajasthan Chennai 24.05.08
4 SK Raina, MS Dhoni 55 3rd Deccan Hyd-RGS 27.05.08
5 ML Hayden, A Flintoff 52 3rd Mumbai CapeTown 18.04.09
6 SK Raina, S Badrinath 67 3rd Rajasthan Centurion 30.04.09
7 SK Raina, S Badrinath 66 3rd Delhi Johannesburg 02.05.09
8 MS Dhoni, SK Raina 54 3rd Deccan East London 04.05.09
9 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 100 3rd Punjab Centurion 07.05.09
10 ML Hayden, S Badrinath 89 3rd Rajasthan Kimberley 09.05.09
11 SK Raina, MS Dhoni 74 3rd Kolkata Centurion 18.05.09
12 ML Hayden, SK Raina 78 3rd Delhi Delhi 19.03.10
13 SK Raina, S Badrinath 142* 3rd Mumbai Mumbai (BS) 25.03.10
14 M Vijay, JA Morkel 152 3rd Rajasthan Chennai 03.04.10
15 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 50 3rd Mumbai Chennai 06.04.10
16 SK Raina, S Badrinath 62 3rd Punjab Dharamsala 18.04.10
17 M Vijay, S Badrinath 124 3rd Punjab Mohali 13.04.11
18 MEK Hussey, MS Dhoni 51 3rd Bangalore Chennai 16.04.11
19 MEK Hussey, S Badrinath 60 3rd Mumbai Mumbai 22.04.11
20 MEK Hussey, MS Dhoni 52 3rd Warriors Chennai 25.04.11
21 S Badrinath, SK Raina 65* 3rd Warriors Mumbai 27.04.11
22 SK Raina, MS Dhoni 58 3rd Deccan Chennai 01.05.11
23 SK Raina, S Badrinath 63 3rd Bangalore Mumbai 24.05.11
24 SK Raina, DJ Bravo 62 3rd Mumbai Mum-WS 06.05.12
25 MEK Husssey, S Badrinath 94 3rd Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

MEK Hussey and S Badrinath added 94 runs for the third wicket in this game providing the 11th occasion of Chennai batsmen adding 50 plus runs against Mumbai in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 ML Hayden, SK Raina 104 3rd Mumbai Chennai 23.04.08
2 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 51 4th Mumbai Chennai 23.04.08
3 S Badrinath, MS Dhoni 95 5th Mumbai Mumbai 14.05.08
4 ML Hayden, A Flintoff 52 3rd Mumbai CapeTown 18.04.09
5 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 87* 4th Mumbai P Elizabeth 16.05.09
6 SK Raina, S Badrinath 142* 3rd Mumbai Mumbai (BS) 25.03.10
7 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 50 3rd Mumbai Chennai 06.04.10
8 SK Raina, MS Dhoni 72 4th Mumbai Mumbai 25.04.10
9 MEK Hussey, S Badrinath 60 3rd Mumbai Mumbai 22.04.11
10 SK Raina, DJ Bravo 62 3rd Mumbai Mum-WS 06.05.12
11 MEK Husssey, S Badrinath 94 3rd Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

MS Dhoni and DJ Bravo added 73 runs in an unfinished stand for the sixth wicket in this game providing the 79th occasion of Chennai batsmen adding 50 plus runs IPL. It also provides the second occasion of Chennai batsmen posting a 50 plus runs partnership for the sixth wicket in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 MEK Hussey, S Badrinath 73* 6th Punjab Mohali 19.04.08
2 MS Dhoni, DJ Bravo 73* 6th Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

Thus the MS Dhoni and DJ Bravo added 73 runs in an unfinished stand for the sixth wicket in this game equals the sixth wicket record partnership by Chennai batsmen in IPL.

MS Dhoni and DJ Bravo added 73 runs in an unfinished stand for the sixth wicket in this game providing the 12th  occasion of Chennai batsmen adding 50 plus runs against Mumbai in IPL which are listed below

No Partners Runs Wkt Opposition Ground Date
1 ML Hayden, SK Raina 104 3rd Mumbai Chennai 23.04.08
2 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 51 4th Mumbai Chennai 23.04.08
3 S Badrinath, MS Dhoni 95 5th Mumbai Mumbai 14.05.08
4 ML Hayden, A Flintoff 52 3rd Mumbai CapeTown 18.04.09
5 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 87* 4th Mumbai P Elizabeth 16.05.09
6 SK Raina, S Badrinath 142* 3rd Mumbai Mumbai (BS) 25.03.10
7 ML Hayden, MS Dhoni 50 3rd Mumbai Chennai 06.04.10
8 SK Raina, MS Dhoni 72 4th Mumbai Mumbai 25.04.10
9 MEK Hussey, S Badrinath 60 3rd Mumbai Mumbai 22.04.11
10 SK Raina, DJ Bravo 62 3rd Mumbai Mum-WS 06.05.12
11 MEK Husssey, S Badrinath 94 3rd Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12
12 MS Dhoni, DJ Bravo 73* 6th Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

MS Dhoni scored 51 not out in this game providing the 63rd occasion of a Chennai batsman scoring a fifty in IPL. It also provides the ninth occasion of a Chennai batsman scoring a fifty against Mumbai in IPL.

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Opposition Ground Date
1 ML Hayden 81 46 12 2 Mumbai Chennai 23.04.08
2 SK Raina 53 37 3 3 Mumbai Chennai 23.04.08
3 S Badrinath 53 33 7 2 Mumbai Mumbai 14.05.08
4 ML Hayden 60* 57 4 1 Mumbai PortElizabeth 16.05.09
5 SK Raina 83* 52 7 3 Mumbai Mumbai (BS) 25.03.10
6 S Badrinath 55* 45 6 0 Mumbai Mumbai (BS) 25.03.10
7 SK Raina 57* 35 3 3 Mumbai Mumbai 25.04.10
8 S Badrinath 71* 48 7 2 Mumbai Mumbai 22.04.11
9 MS Dhoni 51* 20 6 2 Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

MS Dhoni’s 51 not out in this game provide the 82nd occasion of a captain scoring a fifty in IPL. It also represents the ninth occasion of a Chennai captain scoring a fifty in IPL which are listed below

No Batsman Runs Team Opposition Venue Date
1 MS Dhoni 65 Chennai Bangalore Bangalore 28.04.08
2 MS Dhoni 60* Chennai Punjab Chennai 10.05.08
3 MS Dhoni 58* Chennai Deccan E  London 04.05.09
4 MS Dhoni 56* Chennai Punjab Centurion 07.05.09
5 MS Dhoni 66* Chennai Kolkata Kolkata 16.03.10
6 MS Dhoni 54* Chennai Punjab Dharamsala 18.04.10
7 MS Dhoni 63* Chennai Delhi Chennai 12.05.11
8 MS Dhoni 70 Chennai Bangalore Bangalore 22.05.11
9 MS Dhoni 51* Chennai Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.11

MS Dhoni’s 51 not out in this game provide the sixth occasion of a captain scoring a fifty against Mumbai in IPL which are listed below

No Batsman Runs Team Opposition Venue Date
1 V Sehwag 50 Delhi Mumbai Centurion 21.05.09
2 KC Sangakkara 56 Punjab Mumbai Mohali 09.04.10
3 M Jayawardene 56 Kochi Mumbai Mum-WS 15.04.11
4 DJ Hussey 68* Punjab Mumbai Mohali 25.04.12
5 V Sehwag 73 Delhi Mumbai Delhi 27.04.12
6 MS Dhoni 51* Chennai Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

MS Dhoni’s 51 not out in this game provide the 54th occasion of a wicket keeper batsman scoring a fifty in IPL. It also provide the eleventh occasion of a Chennai wicket keeper batsman scoring a fifty in IPL which are listed below

No Batsman Runs Team Opposition Venue Date
1 MS Dhoni 65 Chennai Bangalore Bangalore 28.04.08
2 MS Dhoni 60* Chennai Punjab Chennai 10.05.08
3 PA Patel 54 Chennai Rajasthan Chennai 24.05.08
4 PA Patel 51* Chennai Punjab Mumbai 31.05.08
5 MS Dhoni 58* Chennai Deccan E London 04.05.09
6 MS Dhoni 56* Chennai Punjab Centurion 07.05.09
7 MS Dhoni 66* Chennai Kolkata Kolkata 16.03.10
8 MS Dhoni 54* Chennai Punjab Dharamsala 18.04.10
9 MS Dhoni 63* Chennai Delhi Chennai 12.05.11
10 MS Dhoni 70 Chennai Bangalore Bangalore 22.05.11
11 MS Dhoni 51* Chennai Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

MS Dhoni’s 51 not out in this game provide the fifth occasion of a wicket keeper batsman scoring a fifty against Mumbai in IPL which are listed below

No Batsman Runs Team1 Opposition Venue Date
1 KC Sangakkara 94 Punjab Mumbai Mohali 25.04.08
2 AC Gilchrist 109* Deccan Mumbai MumDYP 27.04.08
3 KD Karthik 56* Delhi Mumbai Delhi 24.05.08
4 KC Sangakkara 56 Punjab Mumbai Mohali 09.04.10
5 MS Dhoni 51* Chennai Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

MS Dhoni scored his fifty in 20 balls providing the third fastest fifty in IPL. The three fastest fifties are listed below.

No Player Balls Match Opposition Venue Date
1 AC Gilchrist: 17 Deccan Delhi Centurion 22.05.09
2 RV Uthappa 19 Bangalore Punjab Bangalore 16.03.10
3 MS Dhoni 20 Chennai Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

MS Dhoni scored his fifty in 20 balls providing the second fastest fifty by a captain in IPL. The two fastest fifties are listed below.

No Player Balls Match Opposition Venue Date
1 AC Gilchrist: 17 Deccan Delhi Centurion 22.05.09
2 MS Dhoni 20 Chennai Mumbai Bangalore 23.05.12

RG Sharma took three catches in this game which gave him an aggregate of 42 catches in IPL. He now holds the record for most catches in IPL. He went past SK Raina who had taken 39 catches in IPL prior to the start of Mumbai’s innings in this game.

SK Raina took two catches in this game which gave him an aggregate of 41 catches in IPL. He now stands second in the list of fieldsmen who have taken most catches in IPL. The first place is occupied by RG Sharma who has taken 42 catches.  RG Sharma and SK Raina are the only two fieldsmen in IPL to pouch 40 plus catches in IPL.

RG Sharma’s three catches in this represent the third occasion of his taking three catches in an innings in IPL. He now holds the record for most number of occasions of a fieldsman taking three catches in an innings in IPL. DA Warner held this record previously with two occasions of taking three catches in an innings. The performances of these two fieldsmen are listed below

No Player Ct Inns Team Opposition Ground Date
1 DA Warner 4 2 Delhi Rajasthan Delhi 31.03.10
2 DA Warner 3 2 Delhi Bangalore Delhi 04.04.10
1 RG Sharma 3 2 Deccan Delhi Delhi 18.04.10
2 RG Sharma 3 1 Mumbai Deccan Mumbai 29.04.12
3 RG Sharma 3 1 Mumbai Chennai Bangalore 23.05.12

MS Dhoni effected three dismissals in this game which gave him an aggregate of 44 dismisasls in IPL. He now shares the second place with KD Karthik who also has effected 44 dismissals in IPL. AC Gilchrist holds the record for most dismissals in IPL with 55 dismissals to his credit. MS Dhoni went past KC Sangakkara who has effected 41 dismissals on his way to share the second place.

MS Dhoni became the second wicket keeper batsman in the history of IPL to score a fifty and to effect three or more dismissals after AC Gilchrist of Punjab. MS Dhoni scored 51 not out in this game and effected three dismissals {all catches}. AC Gilchrist had scored 64 and effected four dismissals {all catches} in the game between Punjab and Chennai at Dharamsala on 17.05.12

MS Dhoni’s three catches in this game gave him an aggregate of 78 dismissals in T20 games. He is one of the five wicket keepers in T20 games to effected 75 plus dismissals. Others are – Kamran Akmal {105}, KC Sangakkara {90}, AC Gilchrist {85} and KD Karthik {76}. Thus MS Dhoni occupies the fourth place among the wicket keepers who have effected most dismissals in IPL.

MS Dhoni’s aggregate stood at 1745 at the end of this game. He became the tenth batsman to score 1700 plus runs in IPL. Others are – SK Raina {2154}, G Gambhir {2063}, SR Tendulkar {2047}, RG Sharma {1975}, JH Kallis {1896}, V Sehwag {1878}, CH Gayle {1804}, AC Gilchrist {1775} and R Dravid {1703}

JA Morkel conceded most runs in T20 games. At the end of this game, he has conceded 4103 runs. He is the only bowler to concede over 4000 runs in the history of T20 games.

JA Morkel has to his credit the record for bowling most overs in the history of T20 games. He has bowled 516.2 overs at the end of this game. He went past DP Nannes who has bowled 515.5 overs and held the record previously. JA Morkel and DP Nannes are the only two bowlers who have bowled 500 plus overs in the history of T20 games.

JA Markel’s wicket aggregate in T20 games read 152 at the end of this game. He is one of the four bowlers who have captured 150 plus wickets in T20 games. Others are – DP Nannes {178}, AC Thomas {159} and SL Malinga {153}.

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