Rohit Sharma has captained Mumbai Indians to a report 4 IPL titles.© AFP
Ricky Ponting, in a collection of movies shared by Cricket Australia, has been naming essentially the most harmful participant from every franchise forward of the upcoming version of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Speaking about defending champions Mumbai Indians, the previous Australia captain stated it might be “fairly laborious to go previous” Rohit Sharma as their hazard man. “Mumbai Indians’ hazard man this season, it is fairly laborious to go previous Rohit Sharma, their captain,” the previous Mumbai Indians man stated within the video.
— cricket.com.au (@cricketcomau) September 16, 2020
“One of many premier T20 batsmen on the planet. He has an excellent report, whether or not it’s worldwide cricket or the IPL, he’s in the most effective type proper now, so it might be fairly laborious to go previous him,” stated Ponting, who’s at present the top coach of Delhi Capitals.
Ricky Ponting was the captain of the Mumbai Indians till 2013, when Rohit took over management of the franchise.
Since then, the right-hander has led the team to a record four IPL titles, together with final season, after they beat rivals Chennai Tremendous Kings in a close-fought last.
Rohit has performed 188 matches within the historical past of the cash-rich league, scoring 4898 runs at a median of 31.60 and a strike fee of 130.82.
He’s anticipated to play the anchor’s position, with the staff full of explosive gamers like Quinton de Kock, Kieron Pollard and Hardik Pandya amongst others.
Mumbai Indians will start their season with the match opener on September 19 in opposition to Chennai Tremendous Kings, in what can be a replay of final 12 months’s last.
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