Rajneesh Gupta in Mumbai
Quick Stats: Semi Final 1 - Delhi Daredevils vs Lions
Morris bowls the tidiest spell; Bodi gets his 3rd
3 Number of fifties scored by Gulam Bodi in this edition of CLT20 – first batsman to do so.
3 Number of batsmen, who were dismissed caught and bowled in Delhi Daredevils innings – David Warner, Ross Taylor and Naman Ojha. Never before in CLT20 history more than one batsman was out caught and bowled in a team innings.
4 Number of times the Delhi Daredevils have reached the knock-out stage in IPL/CLT20. Hpwever, they have never won any event yet! Here’s a brief account of how DD have fared in various knock-out games: In 2008 they lost to the Rajasthan Royals by 106 runs, in 2009 they lost to the Deccan Chargers by 6 wickets, in 2011 they lost to the Kolkata Knight Riders and the Chennai Super Kings by 18 runs and 86 runs respectively, and now, they lost to the Lions by 22 runs.
7 Number of Delhi Daredevils batsmen, whose strike-rate was 50 or less. There has been only one worse performance than this in CLT20 history. 8 Wayamba batsmen had a strike-rate of sub-50 against Victoria in the 2010 edition.
42.74 of Delhi Daredevils’ runs came off Kevin Pietersen’s bat alone. This was the seventh instance in CLT20 history of a batsman scoring 40 percent or more runs in a team’s total where all 11 batsmen batted.