Celebrating the fifth IPL victory of Mumbai Indians, we take a look at 5 factors which makes reach the success that it does every year.
With some smart and sensible purchases during the auctions, the current champions once again boast of a well-balanced squad leading into the tournament. Let’s see what are the chances of Mumbai Indians defending its IPL title in 2020.
Arguably one of the fittest player in world cricket at the moment, heavy workload and fatigue issues are seeking the Indian skipper Virat Kohli an early retirement from one of the three formats of the game.
With the 2020 Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia around the corner, it will be exciting to see if Harmanpreet Kaur led team India will be able to break the jinx of faltering in ICC knockout games and achieve what Virat Kohli led team couldn’t.
With MSD out of BCCI central contract, Rishabh Pant’s hot and cold form, KL Rahul’s purple patch and Samson in contention; there’s a potential wicket-keepers’ tug-of-war in team India at the moment.
With no viable option in top six, there’s an obvious conundrum around the 6th bowler problem that team India faces, and more so, when Virat and Rohit haven’t preferred to use themselves lately.
Ahead of the ICC Under 19 World Cup, Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma has advised the young guns on shot selection saying that ‘play shots if you want but produce results’.
Wicket-keeper batsman MS Dhoni has been named captain of Cricket Australia’s (CA) ODI team of the decade. CA announced the ODI team of the year on Tuesday and the lineup features three Indian players.
Skipper Virat Kohli has said that 2019 has been one of the best years in Indian cricket apart from the team’s heartbreaking loss in the ICC World Cup semi-final match against New Zealand.