Rajasthan Roy als has defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 72 runs in match number 4 of IPL 2023 with the help of aggressive opening partnership between Jos Buttler-Yashasvi Jaiswal pair and an equally good knock from Skipper Sanju Samson in later stage of the innings also ensured a good finish for their side.
RR posted a total of 203/5 on board and in reply SRH could manage to score only 131/8 in 20 overs with star bowler Yuzvendra Chahal picking 4 wickets and also left arm Pacer Trent Boult ended up picking 2 wickets with the ball in first over of SRH innings itself.
Numbers and Stats from SRH vs RR game:
20 - Jos Buttler completed his fifty from just 20 balls against SRH.
Fastest fifty for RR in IPL (by balls faced):
Jos Buttler - 18 vs DC in Delhi, 2018
Owais Shah - 19 vs RCB in Bengaluru, 2012
Sanju Samson - 19 vs CSK in Sharjah, 2020
Yashasvi Jaiswal - 19 vs CSK in Abu Dhabi, 2021
Jos Buttler - 20 vs SRH in Hyderabad, 2023
20 - Jos Buttler has smashed 20 fifty-plus scores for RR in IPL.
Most fifty-plus scores for RR in IPL:
Jos Buttler - 20
Ajinkya Rahane - 19
Sanju Samson - 17
24 - Yuzvendra Chahal has taken 24 wickets vs SRH in IPL overall.
Most Wickets vs SRH in IPL:
Yuzvendra Chahal - 24
Dwayne Bravo - 22
Kagiso Rabada / Jasprit Bumrah - 16
Yuzvendra Chahal's best bowling figure in IPL:
5/40 vs KKR in Mumbai(BS), 2022
4/17 vs SRH in Hyderabad, 2023
4/25 vs PBKS in Bengaluru, 2016
54 - Jos Buttler has scored 54 (22) inside powerplay of the game itself.
Highest score by a batsman for RR in IPL powerplay:
Jos Buttler - 54 vs GT in Navi Mumbai, 2022
Jos Buttler - 54 vs SRH in Hyderabad, 2023
Michael Lumb - 50 vs PBKS in Jaipur, 2010
Ben Stokes - 50 vs PBKS in Abu Dhabi, 2020
Yashasvi Jaiswal - 50 vs CSK in Abu Dhabi, 2021
Batsman to score most fifties inside powerplay of IPL match:
David Warner - 6
Chris Gayle - 3
Sunil Narine -2
KL Rahul - 2
Jos Buttler - 2
85/1 - RR has recorded 85/1 in first six overs of the game
Highest Powerplay score for RR in IPL:
85/1 vs SRH in Hyderabad, 2023
81/1 vs CSK in Abu Dhabi, 2021
73/1 vs Dec in Hyderabad, 2008
170 - Yuzvendra Chahal has taken 170 wickets in IPL overall.
Most Wickets in IPL overall:
Dwayne Bravo - 183
Lasith Malinga - 170
Yuzvendra Chahal - 170
Chahal has equalled Malinga for having 2nd joint-most wickets in IPL
203/5 - RR have scored 203/5 against SRH in this match
Highest Score for RR vs SRH in IPL:
220/3 in Delhi, 2021
210/6 in Pune, 2022
203/5 in Hyderabad, 2023
300 - Yuzvendra Chahal becomes first Indian bowler to pick 300 wickets in T20 cricket.