IPL 2013 preview: Delhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders interesting factoids

Delhi Daredevils take on Kolkata Knight Riders in the 44th match of the Indian Premier League, to be hosted by Raipur.

updated: May 01, 2013 18:36 IST
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* Australian opening batsman David Warner is the first Delhi Daredevils player to register three fifties at the IPL 2013. Warner's 51 against Pune on April 28, is the third highest for Delhi against Pune, next only to Virender Sehwag's 87 not out at Pune on April 24, 2012 and 57 at Feroz Shah Kola on April 21, 2012. Warner's tally of ten sixes is the highest by a Delhi player in this edition of the IPL.

* Kolkata Knight Riders' 186 for four against Chennai Super Kings on April 28 is their second highest losing total in IPL - their highest being 200 for three while batting first at Eden Gardens, Kolkata against Kings XI Punjab on April 4, 2010. Kolkata had lost by eight wickets. KKR's above total is the highest losing score in the second innings in IPL 6, eclipsing Delhi Daredevils' 165 for nine against Mumbai Indians at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on April 9.

* Virender Sehwag (200 at an average of 40.00 in six matches) has become the third Delhi Daredevils batsman to manage 200 runs or more at the IPL 6, joining David Warner (273) and Mahela Jayawardene (209).

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