IPL 2021: Rohit Sharma might be seeking to lead Mumbai Indians to their sixth IPL title.© BCCI/IPL
Mumbai Indians (MI) captain Rohit Sharma might be seeking to make historical past in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 by turning into the primary captain to win the trophy 3 times in a row. The right-handed opener has been coaching arduous forward of the season-opener on April 9, and is anticipated to play a key function in a star-studded MI workforce. On Wednesday, MI teased at what was to come back from the explosive batsman on Instagram with a clip of Rohit Sharma nailing his trademark pull shot within the nets.
Rohit Sharma is essentially the most profitable captain within the historical past of the IPL, having led Mumbai Indians to a file 5 titles. Chennai Super Kings have the subsequent greatest trophy cupboard, with three.
In IPL 2020, Rohit Sharma scored 332 runs from 12 video games as MI dominated the season within the United Arab Emirates.
Despite not having essentially the most prolific of seasons, Rohit scored a positive half-century within the remaining towards Delhi Capitals as Mumbai clinched the title.
Mumbai Indians will kick off their marketing campaign with the season-opener towards Royal Challengers Bangalore on the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, IPL 2021 might be performed throughout six cities and all matches might be performed at impartial venues.
The six venues are Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Ahmedabad.