Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Match Details


Kings XI Punjab , elected to field first

Player of the match


Hours of play (local time)

16.00 start, First Session 16.00-17.30, Interval 17.30-17.50, Second Session 17.50-19.20

Match days

08 April 2017 - day/night match (20-over match)

Twenty20 debut

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee


Kings XI Punjab 2, Rising Pune Supergiant 0

Match Notes

Chase well


Glenn Maxwell's average in the second innings in IPL 2016; it was 3.83 in the first innings

Straight through


Number of bowled and lbw dismissals in Imran Tahir's 176 wickets before this match

Dinda's shaky defence


His economy rate in Powerplays when Rising Pune defend totals, as opposed to 4.69 when they bowl first

Can they do it this time?


Rising Pune Supergiant(s) have never won an IPL game when they have batted first

Slog-overs specialist


Mohit's wickets in the last four overs last season, second only to Bhuvneshwar Kumar

End-overs mastery


Kings XI's first-innings economy rate in the last four overs in the 2016 season - the best among all teams

Early wickets


Sandeep Sharma's Powerplay wickets since his debut in 2013 - the joint-most alongside Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Frugal Sandeep


Sandeep Sharma's Powerplay economy rate last season - the second-best, behind Mustafizur Rahman, among bowlers who sent down a minimum of five overs

Win toss, bat first?


Teams winning the toss have won seven out of ten T20 games in Indore