Mumbai Indians (MI) are one of the finest teams going around franchise cricket in the world. They are the most successful teams in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and with record five titles to their name. One of their main highlights of them has been how they scout young players and turn them into superstars by backing them and giving them enough confidence.
2 Players who might take up the charge of Mumbai Indians after Rohit Sharma
One of the prime reasons behind their success in the league is skipper Rohit Sharma. The opening batter has captained the team terrifically well and Marshall his troops to five titles. Not only has he led the team well but he has scored ample of runs for the team. But with him in his fag end of the career the question arises for how long he can captain the team. Obviously, he’s fit to lead the team for the next couple of years but we take a look at 2 Players who might take up charge of Mumbai Indians after Rohit Sharma:
Suryakumar Yadav will be one of the hot candidates to captain Mumbai Indians in the IPL after Rohit Sharma. The batter was named as the vice-captain of the team and captained the team in one game this year as well. Also, his calm composed nature is something that will be the thing to look out for. Also, he has been the best batter for the team in the past few years and MI would be wanting someone to fill in the shoes who can lead from the front as well.
Most runs for Mumbai Indians in an IPL season:
Sachin Tendulkar – 618 (2010).
Suryakumar Yadav – 605 (2023).Advertisement
Sachin Tendulkar – 553 (2011). pic.twitter.com/YEr2b2y4j6
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Jasprit Bumrah might be another candidate to captain Mumbai Indians after Rohit Sharma. The pacer has been part of the leadership group for a while and his presence in the team is quite vital. He missed this season due to the injury but will be back next season. The pacer has a great mind and his ability to be calm is something that might stand in his favour. Bumrah captained the Indian team as well and surely has a fantastic experience.