Quick Stats: Match 1 - Perth Scorchers vs Titans
Rudolph scores his personal best; Hogg becomes the oldest
83 Jacques Rudolph’s innings is his personal best and the fifth highest score by any Titans batsman in all T20 cricket.
41 Years 250 days - Brad Hogg’s age. He became the oldest to appear in a CLT20 main event match, beating Royal Challengers Bangalore’s Anil Kumble’s record of 39 years 342 days, while playing against the Chennai Super Kings at Durban in 2010. However, Sanath Jayasuriya remains the oldest to appear in any CLT20 match. He was 42 years and 83 days old while playing for Ruhuna against Leicestershire at Hyderabad in a qualifying game last year.
7 Rudolph and Davids provided the seventh instance of both openers scoring a fifty together in the same innings in CLT20.
3 Rudolph has now remained unbeaten in three consecutive innings in T20 cricket – 62* off 55 balls vs Dolphins in February 2012, 47* off 39 balls vs Impi in February 2012 and 83* off 59 balls in this match.
1 Titans’ win was the first for a side batting first in a Twenty20 match at Centurion in last 2 years (14 matches)!