The IPL starts on March 31st. The first match of the season is between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans. Mumbai Indians start their campaign against Royal Challengers Banglore on April 2 at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium. The first match of the MI Team will be an away game. They are the most successful franchise of the IPL. Rohit Sharma is the captain of the squad this time also.
Story of Rohit Sharma in Mumbai Indians
Mumbai Indians did not have a lot of cheerful memories to celebrate in the starting seasons of the IPL. But, when Rohit Sharma took over the captaincy duties. There is no looking back for the team. In 2013, the team has already lost 5 games continuously. Then the franchise decided to give the captaincy to the young talented Rohit Sharma. He made the team a champion team in the same year that too after losing many matches.
However, the last two seasons did not go as happier as the previous decade. Hopefully, the captain will get the team together and win the championship once again. Mumbai Indians have the Australian allrounder Cameron Green who they bought for 17.5 Cr in the auction. Jofra Archer is all set to debut for the team this season.
Mumbai Indians 2023 squad: Rohit Sharma (c), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Dewald Brevis, Tilak Varma, Jofra Archer, Tim David, Mohd Arshad Khan, Ramandeep Singh, Hrithik Shokeen, Arjun Tendulkar, Tristan Stubbs, Kumar Kartikeya, Jason Behrendorff, Akash Madhwal, Cameron Green, Jhye Richardson, Piyush Chawla, Duan Jansen, Vishnu Vinod, Shams Mulani, Nehal Wadhera, Raghav Goyal.