IPL: 5 Numbers to Remember from IPL 2014

2014 in Numbers

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With one of the best IPL seasons to date complete, let's look back at the 2014 season. From wickets to fan-please sixes to unbelievable catches, the season had it all. Here are five figures you may not been familiar with.

5. Most Sixes

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5. Most Sixes

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There was a total of 714 sixes in IPL 2014. The leaders were Glenn Maxwell (36), Dwayne Smith (34) and Yuvraj Singh (28).

4. Most Runs Scored

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4. Most Runs Scored

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There was a total of 18,904 runs scored in IPL 2014. Robin Uthappa led the way with 660 runs.

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3. Most Wickets

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There was a total of 671 wickets taken in IPL 2014. Mohit Sharma of Chennai Super Kings led the league with 23 wickets of his own.

2. Fastest Ball

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2. Fastest Ball

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The fastest recorded ball this past season came from Dale Steyn, whose one-time bowl of 152.44 KMH speed led the IPL.

1. Strike Rate

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1. Strike Rate

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Suresh Raina's strike-rate (380.00) in the match vs KXIP is the highest for any batsman in T20 history.


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