Kings XI Punjab Vs Pune Warriors: Statistical highlights
Mohali: Statistical highlights of the Indian Premier League match between Kings XI Punjab and Pune Warriors.
Shaun Marsh has played a match-winning unbeaten knock of 64 off 54 balls -- the highest innings by a Punjab batsman against Pune.
Marsh`s excellent innings is the only fifty for Punjab in three matches in the present competition.
Shaun Marsh has posted his 18th fifty in Twenty20 -- his 12th in the IPL. His outstanding average of 53.52 in the IPL is the best by any batsman while aggregating 1338 runs in 31 matches at a strike rate of 139.52.
Pune Warriors (115 off 19 overs) have recorded their lowest total in the IPL, outstripping the 117 for nine against Chennai Super Kings at Chennai on April 25, 2011.
Pune`s 118 against Mumbai Indians at Mumbai on April 20, 2011 was their previous lowest completed innings total.
Dimitri Mascarenhas (5/25) is the first Punjab bowler to take five wickets in an innings in the IPL.
Mascarenhas has recorded his second five-wicket haul in Twenty20.
Mascarenhas has been adjudged the Man of the Match for the seventh time in Twenty20.
Piyush Chawla, with 59 wickets at 24.91 in 58 matches, is the top wicket-taker for Punjab in the IPL.
Paul Valthaty has recorded his first duck in Twenty20.
Harmeet Singh has bowled quite well in the present competition, averaging 11.66 while taking six wickets in three games for Kings XI Punjab.
Manish Pandey has recorded his sixth duck in Twenty20.
Punjab have recorded their first win in the IPL 5, having lost the first two matches.
Pune, after registering wins in the first two matches in the present competition, have lost their first game.
Punjab`s triumph is their first in four matches against Pune Warriors in the IPL.