Chennai Super Kings vs Pune Warriors: Statistical highlights
Pune: Statistical highlights of the IPL match between Chennai Super Kings and Pune Warriors.
Pune Warriors have registered their first victory against Chennai in three matches in the IPL - winning % 33.33.
Pune Warriors are at the top of the points table with six points in four games in the present tournament. Mumbai Indians are second with three victories out of four.
Francois du Plessis, with 171 runs at an average of 34.20 in five matches, is the leading run-scorer in the IPL.
Francois du Plessis became the first batsman to post 10 sixes in the IPL 2012.
With seven wickets at 11.28 runs apiece in four matches, Ashok Dinda is the top wicket-taker for Pune Warriors.
Smith and Ryder put on a match-winning unbroken fourth wicket partnership of 66 - the highest for any wicket for Pune against Chennai.
The aforesaid partnership is the first fifty-plus stand for Pune against Chennai.
Steven Smith`s magnificent unbeaten 44 off 22 balls is his highest for Pune Warriors in the IPL.
Jesse Ryder (73 not out off 56 balls) has posted his highest innings in the IPL, obliterating the 60 against Delhi at Mumbai on April 17, 2011.
Ryder has been named the Man of the Match for the first time in the IPL.
Ryder`s match-winning knock is the highest individual innings for Pune Warriors in the IPL, eclipsing Yuvraj Singh`s unbeaten 66 against Delhi Daredevils at Mumbai on April 17, 2011.
Ryder has posted one half-century each against Bangalore, Chennai and Delhi.
The top wicket-taker for Chennai Super Kings this year so far is Ravindra Jadeja - seven wickets at 9.85 runs apiece in five matches.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni (89 runs at 17.80 in five matches) is yet to click in this competition.
Dhoni has completed his 1500 runs in the IPL - 1514 at an average of 36.92 in 64 matches.
Pune Warriors, with a seven-wicket triumph, have emulated a record for their largest win in terms of wickets. Against Punjab at Mumbai on April 10, 2011, they had recorded their first win by seven wickets.
The first team to have lost three matches in the IPL 5 is Chennai Super Kings.
Chennai Super Kings (155 for five) have recorded their highest total against Pune Warriors in the IPL, eclipsing the 145 for two at Dr D Y Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai on April 27, 2011.
Pune Warriors (156/3) have registered their highest total against Chennai Super Kings.
Ravichandran Ashwin could bag only one wicket at 118.00 runs apiece in the IPL 5 - his strike rate is 110.00.