Match Notes

Lean run

20

No. of innings since Yuvraj's last fifty in the tournament

Kohli v Rahul

8.5

Number of balls per boundary for Kohli against Rahul Sharma. It was 13.5 before this match

Yuvi v JP

1

Number of boundaries Yuvraj Singh has hit in 36 balls from JP Duminy, has managed just 17 runs and has been dismissed twice

Why Kohli likes Delhi

4

No. of fifties by Kohli in his last five games against Delhi - 99, 65, 73*, 8, 56

Super start

212.50

Nic Maddinson’s strike rate in the only T20I match that he has played

JP v Dinda

235

JP Duminy's strike rate against Ashok Dinda in this tournament

Recovery

4

Number of century partnerships for Delhi by their fifth wicket, now equals their highest for any wicket

50 machine

4.3

Number of innings per fifity for Duminy. Gambhir (most fifties in the tournament) needs 4.4 innings per fifty

Why bat first

6

Number of times that teams batting first have won T20Is in Sharjah (out of 9 matches)

Spin v pace

119

Ross Taylor's strike rate against spin in six seasons. His strike rate against pace is 129.

Stuck in second gear

5

Number of times in 95 innings that Delhi have failed to score fifty inside their first ten overs

Misers

13

Number of wicket-maidens by Bangalore including Aaron's today, no other team has bowled more

Slow going

37/2

Delhi's average Powerplay score in their last ten matches