18.4
W
Parnell to Smith, OUT, Vijay takes it at the edge of the straight boundary! It was a full ball outside off and Smith stayed at the crease and lofted it down the ground, it went really high and really tested Vijay near the rope but he kept his cool and took it nonchalantly

DR Smith c Vijay b Parnell 79 (95m 51b 4x4 8x6) SR: 154.90

11.2
W
Shukla to McCullum, OUT, finally a wicket for Delhi, this was a length ball on middle and McCullum made a bit of room to pound this over long-on, didn't time it very well and it went flat to Vijay

BB McCullum c Vijay b Shukla 32 (48m 35b 5x4 0x6) SR: 91.42

Great finshers

10.45

Delhi’s average run-rate in the last 5 overs of an innings this season – the best for any team

Hard to dismiss

0

Number of times Kedar Jadhav has been dismissed in 3 innings this season (14*, 28* and 29*)

History favours CSK?

2

No. of times Delhi have failed to defend 175+ in IPL (11 attempts) – both times at home v CSK

Best starters

57

Average first wicket partnership for CSK in this season of the IPL - the best for any team

Powerplay performers

3

No. of wickets Chennai have lost in the Powerplay this season. All the others except Royals (9) have lost more than 10

Awesome openers

4

Number of 50 partnerships between Dwayne Smith and Brendon McCullum this IPL – most by any pair

Shukla v CSK

71

Laxmi Shukla’s average against CSK in 4 previous innings – his worst against any team

The slowdown

4.40

CSK’s run-rate between the 6th and 10th over of this innings. They scored 47 in the first five

Raina v Daredevils

126

Raina’s strike rate against the Daredevils – his lowest against any team in this IPL

Good chasers

6

Number of times CSK have successfully chased down a 175+ total in the IPL (in 10 attempts)

Top of the charts

24

Number of sixes Dwayne Smith has hit in this IPL. Maxwell is second with 17

Expensive bowler

25

Number of times Unadkat has conceded 11+ runs in an over, out of 104 overs

Hot streak

6

Number of consecutive victories for CSK against Delhi in the IPL.