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Smart Stats - Why Hardik was better than Russell
Smart Stats - Why Hardik was better than Russell

The Eden Gardens saw two breathtaking innings but the better one actually ended up on the losing side

Smart Stats: How about Sherfane Rutherford for Man of the Match?
Smart Stats: How about Sherfane Rutherford for Man of the Match?

The West Indian dasher made the highest contribution to Delhi Capitals' win according to ESPNcricinfo's Smart Stats

Luck Index - How Watson made the most of his reprieve
Luck Index - How Watson made the most of his reprieve

Shane Watson was dropped when he was 33 off 26 balls. Here's why that was the most significant moment of the game

Smart Stats: Pant 286.1 trumps Rahane 183.5
Smart Stats: Pant 286.1 trumps Rahane 183.5

Though Ajinkya Rahane scored a century, his slow start and slow finish meant Rishabh Pant's rapid fifty was more valuable

The two lucky events that helped Royal Challengers Bangalore's cause
The two lucky events that helped Royal Challengers Bangalore's cause

In a match of narrow margins, two lucky events - both involving Faf du Plessis - helped Royal Challengers Bangalore finish on the right side of a one-run result

Who should have won Player of the Match: Steven Smith or Shreyas Gopal?
Who should have won Player of the Match: Steven Smith or Shreyas Gopal?

ESPNcricinfo's Smart Stats throws up some interesting numbers from Rajasthan Royals' win over Mumbai Indians

Why Russell and Moeen had a higher Match Impact than Kohli
Why Russell and Moeen had a higher Match Impact than Kohli

Virat Kohli's century was overshadowed by two other performances in a high-voltage game in Kolkata

Why Pollard's 31-ball 83 is the top innings of IPL 2019
Why Pollard's 31-ball 83 is the top innings of IPL 2019

Where does Alzarri Joseph's record-breaking 6 for 12 rank? Here are all the top batting and bowling performances of IPL 2019

Smart Stats: Hardik drop costs RCB 18 runs, and the match
Smart Stats: Hardik drop costs RCB 18 runs, and the match

Hardik Pandya had a slice of luck early in his innings, but he was good enough to make the most of it even as his brother had a night to forget at the Wankhede

Smart Stats: Tahir's haul worth 5.4, the best this season
Smart Stats: Tahir's haul worth 5.4, the best this season

Tahir finished with figures of 4-0-27-4, but his Smart Stats were even better, given the batsmen he dismissed and the time when he dismissed them

Luck Index: De Villiers' reprieve proves costly
Luck Index: De Villiers' reprieve proves costly

RCB may have had 24 fewer to chase had they reviewed an lbw call off Gayle

Smart Stats: Buttler does half of Royals' job
Smart Stats: Buttler does half of Royals' job

ESPNcricinfo's Smart Stats reckons Jos Buttler contributed 49% to Rajasthan Royals' four-wicket win against Mumbai Indians

Smart Stats - Kieron Pollard easily outshines KL Rahul
Smart Stats - Kieron Pollard easily outshines KL Rahul

Mumbai Indians' stand-in captain scored his runs at a rate of 16 per over while the batsmen at the other end only managed 43 off 40

Luck Index: Fumbling Yusuf Pathan costs Sunrisers Hyderabad the game
Luck Index: Fumbling Yusuf Pathan costs Sunrisers Hyderabad the game

According to ESPNCricinfo's Luck Index, Yusuf Pathan's dropped catch off Mayank Agarwal gave Kings XI Punjab an advantage of eight runs

The MVPs and the luckiest players of IPL 2019
The MVPs and the luckiest players of IPL 2019

Andre Russell had another unbelievable week in the IPL, while Royal Challengers Bangalore continued to struggle despite some luck going their way

How Parthiv Patel's dropped catch changed the game's course
How Parthiv Patel's dropped catch changed the game's course

According to Luck Index, the dropped catch of Shreyas Iyer in the first over of the chase cost Royal Challengers Bangalore 16 runs

Smart Stats - Why Kieron Pollard's 46* was nearly as impactful as Alzarri Joseph's six-for
Smart Stats - Why Kieron Pollard's 46* was nearly as impactful as Alzarri Joseph's six-for

And how costly was Rashid Khan's dropped catch when Pollard was batting on 8 off 12?

Superstats - Ashwin or Harbhajan, whose contribution was bigger?
Superstats - Ashwin or Harbhajan, whose contribution was bigger?

Smart Stats compares the performances of the two leading offspinners in the Chennai Super Kings v Kings XI Punjab game

When dropping Kohli and de Villiers didn't matter
When dropping Kohli and de Villiers didn't matter

Royal Challengers got 37 extra runs through the dropped catches of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers - a number that might have got them a win on most days

Superstats - How much did the Bairstow drop cost Delhi Capitals?
Superstats - How much did the Bairstow drop cost Delhi Capitals?

Here's what the Luck Index has to say