New Delhi, Apr 28: Virender Sehwag led Delhi Daredevils to yet another victory after thrashing Mumbai Indians by 37 runs in their return leg match. Sehwag, Mahela Jayawardene and Kevin Pietersen powered Delhi to 207/5 while Mumbai Indians collapsed to 170/9 in 20 overs.
Game 36: Scorecard: DD vs MI
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Here are the Highlights of DD vs MI:
# Delhi Daredevils openers Virender Sehwag and Mahela Jayawardene put up a partnership of 135, the second highest partnership.
# Mahela Jayawardene scored his first fifty in IPL 5.
# Jayawardene has hit a total of 300 plus fours in Twenty20 cricket.
# Virender Sehwag becomes the third batsman to score three consecutive fifties in the IPL history after Jacques Kallis and Sachin Tendulkar.
# Only three players have crossed the 300-run mark. Ajinkya Rahane, Virender Sehwag and Faf du Plessis.
# Sehwag smashed four sixes and eight fours to score a 39-ball 73.
# Mumbai wicketkeeper missed an easy stumping of Virender Sehwag on 40.
# Virender Sehwag was adjudged man of the match for his match-winning knock.
# Delhi daredevils hit a total of nine sixes while Mumbai Indians hit six.
# Virender Sehwag is the second highest run scorer in IPL so far.
# Daredevils are the only side to beat a team both at home and away.
# Daredevils are three points clear at the top of the table with 12 points while Mumbai remain at seventh spot.