Chennai Super Kings defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 6 wickets at the MCA Stadium in Pune and strengthened their position at the top of the standings. Chennai Super Kings now have seven wins from ten games and on the other hand Royal Challengers Bangalore suffered their sixth loss of this IPL season.
After winning the toss and opting to field first , Chennai Super Kings restricted Royal Challengers Bangalore to just 127/9 in 20 overs and chased down the target with 12 balls to spare.
All the stats and facts from the thirty fifth match of IPL 2018 between Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore in Pune -
3/18 - Ravid Jadeja's bowling figures in this match - his first three wickets haul in an IPL match since his 4/11 against Rajasthan Royals at Chennai in IPL 2015.
7 - Yuzvendra Chahal became the seventh bowler to bowl a maiden over in IPL 2018 after Trent Boult, Deepak Chahar, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Rashid Khan and Amit Mishra.
27 - Number of sixes MS Dhoni has hit in IPL 2018 - the most for him a single season of IPL.
Most sixes for MS Dhoni in a IPL season -
27* in 2018
25 in 2013
23 in 2011
20 in 2014
32 - MS Dhoni has made 32 stumpings in the IPL and equals Robin Uthappa's record of most stumpings in the IPL.
Most stumpings in the IPL -
MS Dhoni / Robin Uthappa - 32
Dinesh Karthik - 28
Wriddhiman Saha - 18
Adam Gilchirst - 16
38 - Runs added by Tim Southee and Mohammed Siraj - the highest 9th wicket partnership for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL . The previous highest was 35 runs by Rahul Dravid and Anil Kumble against Rajasthan Royals at Jaipur in 2008.
101 - Number of sixes Ambati Rayudu has hit in the IPL - he became the 16th player to hit 100 sixes in the Indian Premier League.
423 - Ambati Rayudu has scored 423 runs in this IPL and for the first time he scored more than 400 runs in an IPL season. The previous best was 395 for Mumbai Indians in IPL 2011.