IPL 2011: Summary After 2 Matches of All Teams

Since inagural day on April 8, every team has played two matches now till April 13. The 6 days have been silent, in terms of high scores, have provided many one-sided results and above all displayed that untested Indian players are more prepared for the tournament in the fourth edition of IPL 2011. Here is a summary of 10 matches played so far.

IPL 2011: Exceptional Performers after 2 Matches
IPL 2011: Where Does Teams Stand After 2 Games Each!!

* MOM: Man of the Match, MI = Mumbai Indians, CSK = Chennai Super Kings, RR = Rajasthan Royals, PWI = Pune Warriors India, RCB = ROyal Challengers Bangalore, KKR = Kolkata Knight Riders, DD = Delhi Daredevils, DC = Deccan Chargers, KXIP = Kings XI Punjab, KTK: Kochi TUskers Kerala

Team Performances

    All Winners: MI, RR, PWI (Each Won both Matches)
    All Losers: DD, DC, KTK (Each lost both Matches)
    Equal Performers: RCB, CSK, KKR, KXIP (one loss, one win)
    Highest Score: 193/4 KXIP (vs CSK)
    Lowest Score: 95 DD (vs MI)
    Biggest Win by Wickets: 9 MI def RCB
    Biggest Win by Balls remaining: 41 PWI def KXIP
    Narrowest Wins by runs: 2 runs CSK def KKR
    100 plus partnerships: 2 (CSK and MI)
    Highest Partnership: 124 3rd wkt Vijay and Badrinath (CSK vs KXIP)
    Bowlers MOM: 4
    Batsmen MOM: 6
    Captains MOM: 2
    Allrounders MOM: None

Individual Performances

    Highest Scorer: Valthaty (126 runs)
    Highest Score: 120* (Valthaty KXIP)
    100: Valthaty (KXIP)
    Max 50s: 2 (Kallis)
    Max 6s: 6 (AB de Villiers RCB)
    Max 4s: 20 (Valthaty KXIP)
    Best Avg.: Botha – 106* (RR) & Tendulkar 101* (MI) – yet to be out


    Most Wickets: Malinga – 7 wkts (MI)
    Best Bowling: 5/13 Malinga (vs DD)
    Most econmoic (6 ov min): 4.37 (Vettori RCB)
    First Ball Wicket: 4 (Praveen Kumar twice, Malinga and Thomas 1 each)


    Max Catches: 4 Botha (RR) and Kallis (KKR)
    Most Dismissals: 5 (Uthappa PWI)

IPL Records

    Max 4s (19) by a player – Valthaty
    120* by Valthaty is the 2nd highest individual score in IPL.
    5/13 by Malinga is 3rd best bowling figure in IPL.

Team Scores

    CSK 153/4 (KKR), 188/4 (KXIP)
    KKR 151/7 (CSK), 163/4 (DC)
    KTK 161/5 (RCB), 148/8 (PWI)
    KXIP 112/8 (PWI), 193/4 (CSK)
    RCB 162/4 (KTK), 140/4 (MI)
    RR 141/2 (DC), 152/4 (DD)
    DC 137/8 (RR), 154/8 (KKR)
    PWI 113/3 (KXIP), 151/6 (KTK)
    DD 95 (MI), 151/6 (RR)
    MI 99/2 (DD), 143/1 (RCB)

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