IPL 2013: Interesting stats after 72 league games

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Updated: Monday, May 20, 2013, 12:33 [IST]
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IPL 2013: Interesting statistics

Bangalore, May 20: As many as 21,331 runs and 634 sixes were scored in the league phase of IPL 2013. The longest six was hit by Royal Challengers Bangalore's Chris Gayle, which travelled 119 metres.

Curtains came down on the league phase on Sunday (May 19). A total of 72 games were played since the start of IPL 6 on April 3. Now, we have 4 more before the tournament ends on May 26, Sunday.

Here are some interesting statistics from the league phase of IPL 2013 (all stats updated until the end of league games on May 19, total 72 matches)

Total number of runs: 21,331

Dot balls: 6,380

Longest six: 119 meters (RCB's Chris Gayle Vs Pune Warriors in Bangalore)

Half centuries: 90

Centuries: 4 (Shane Watson, Chris Gayle, Suresh Raina and David Miller)

Wickets: 855

Sixes: 634

Runs from boundaries: 11,556

Fastest ball: 153.43 kmph (RR's Shaun Tait)

Most sixes: 51 by Gayle

Most 4s: 71 by CSK's Michael Hussey

Most dot balls: 196 by SRH's Dale Steyn

Most runs: 708, Gayle

Most wickets: 26, RR's James Faulkner

Highest individual score: 175 not out, Gayle

Best bowling in an innings: 5/16, Faulkner

Most expensive bowling: 0/66 (4 overs), SRH's Ishant Sharma

Most sixes in an innings: 17, Gayle


Story first published:  Monday, May 20, 2013, 12:31 [IST]
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