newscricket16 days ago

IPL 2023 | Mumbai Indians updated squad and release list

The five-time champions had an IPL season to forget in 2022, winning only four games and finishing last on the table. Having parted ways with Kieron Pollard after 13 seasons, MI also decided to release Tymal Mills, Jaydev Unadkat, and Mayank Markande ahead of the 2023 auction.
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newscricket16 days ago

IPL 2023 | Kieron Pollard announces retirement to take over as Mumbai Indians batting coach

Kieron Pollard has announced he is bringing down the curtains on his time as a player in the Indian Premier League and will instead take over as the batting coach at Mumbai Indians. The West Indian is one of the few players to have represented a single franchise and leaves as a five-time champion.
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newscricket19 days ago

IPL 2023 | Mumbai Indians trade Jason Behrendorff from Royal Challengers Bangalore

Australia’s left-arm pacer Jason Behrendorff has been traded from Royal Challengers Bangalore to Mumbai Indians for the next edition of the IPL. The 32-year-old, who joined RCB last year at INR 75 lakh, was part of the MI squad in 2018 and picked up five wickets from as many matches a year later.
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newscricket2 months ago

Suryakumar Yadav wasn't getting a game in Mumbai, turned his career around with Kolkata, states Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting recently recalled the journey of Suryakumar Yadav in T20 cricket, remembering how he struggled for game time at Mumbai Indians before coming to the spotlight with Kolkata Knight Riders. Yadav has become the cornerstone of Mumbai's success in the tournament over the last few seasons.
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newscricket2 months ago

Mumbai is my second home, batting with Sachin Tendulkar was relaxing, reminisces Sanath Jayasuriya

Sanath Jayasuriya has recalled the three seasons he spent playing for Mumbai Indians, stating the team is like a family to him and the city close to his heart. He went on to reveal his experiences from the time, including those of playing alongside Sachin Tendulkar and Harbhajan Singh.
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newscricket2 months ago

Mumbai Indians designate Mark Boucher as new head coach

Five-time IPL champions Mumbai Indians have appointed former South Africa keeper-batter Mark Boucher as their head coach for upcoming editions. Boucher, who is currently working as head coach for South Africa, will end his stint with the national side after the forthcoming T20 World Cup.
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newscricket3 months ago

Mahela Jayawardene and Zaheer Khan elevated to global heads of Mumbai Indian's cricket setup

Mumbai Indian's backroom duo of Mahela Jayawardene and Zaheer Khan will now have extended responsibilities after they were promoted to global roles with the franchise. They will now also be responsible for overseeing things for the recently formed sister clubs in South Africa and the UAE.
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newscricket4 months ago

Rohit Sharma believes in taking instinctive decisions rather than pre-meditating them, proclaims Parthiv Patel

Parthiv Patel has heaped praise on India's all-format captain Rohit Sharma saying the latter always takes instinctive decisions on the field rather than pre-mediating them. Parthiv has also remarked Rohit has a tendency to back players and that skillset has helped him become a successful captain.
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newscricket4 months ago

Reports | IPL teams expand abroad as six franchises secure place in new South African T20 league

Six IPL teams have managed to successfully place a bid for being one of the teams in the newly formatted T20 league presented by Cricket South Africa, as per reports from Cricbuzz. The tournament is scheduled to hold its first edition in the year 2023 featuring a franchise model.
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newscricket6 months ago

IPL 2022 | Was overwhelmed meeting Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni, reveals Dewald Brevis

Dewald Brevis has stated that he was overwhelmed after meeting with Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni and learned a lot through the interaction with them while sharing his experience of playing in IPL. Brevis also added that he didn’t feel any pressure despite being picked at a young age in the league.
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