Vivo IPL 2016 - To Records
208 Sunrisers Hyderabad’s total – highest in an IPL final. Chennai Super Kings had made 205/5 also against Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2011.
408 Runs scored in the match – highest run aggregate in an IPL final. The 2014 final between Kings XI Punjab and Kolkata Knight Riders had seen 399 runs being scored in the match.
61 Runs conceded by Shane Watson in the match – worst figures for any bowler in an IPL final. Kings XI Punjab’s Karanveer Singh had conceded 54 runs in his four overs against Kolkata Knight Riders in 2014. Karanveer had the consolation of picking up four wickets though.
13 Number of dot balls bowled by Bhuvneshwar Kumar in the match.
8 Number of century stands for the pair of Chris Gayle and Virat Kohli – most for any pair in the IPL. Kohli- AB de Villiers pair has seven century stands.
36 Number of times David Warner has top-scored for his team in the IPL - joint-most for any batsman in the IPL with Gautam Gambhir and Rohit Sharma.
251 Number of sixes hit by Chris Gayle in the IPL – first to reach the 250 sixes mark. Rohit Sharma is a distant second with 163 sixes.
1 Chris Gayle became the first batsman in T20 cricket to aggregate 9000 runs. No one else has managed even 7000 runs.
69 David Warner’s score – highest by a captain in an IPL final. MS Dhoni had made an unbeaten 63 in the 2013 final. Warner’s innings was also the highest for a player in his 100th IPL match, obliterating Murali Vijay’s 59.
24 Number of balls taken by David Warner to race to his fifty – joint-fastest in an IPL final. Suresh Raina had also taken 24 balls for his fifty in the 2010 final.
7 Number of fifties Warner has scored in as many matches for Sunrisers Hyderabad against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
4 Number of overseas player to play 100 IPL matches. David Warner joined AB de Villiers, Kieron Pollard and Dwayne Bravo.
4110 Runs scored by Virat Kohli in the IPL – most by any batsman. He went ahead of Suresh Raina’s tally of 4098 runs.
3 Number of times Royal Challengers Bangalore have reached the IPL final without winning it even once.
2 Number of overseas players to win Player of the Match award in an IPL final. Ben Cutting joined Kieron Pollard (2013) in doing so.