Mumbai Indians is a Twenty20 cricket team Franchise and represented the Mumbai city in the Indian Premier League. This team is one of the two IPL Franchise of the Maharashtra as others are rising pune supergiants. MI is one of the Eight team of the IPL T20 tournament which was founded in 2008. Mumbai Indians is the Winners of Indian Premier League 2013 & 2015. Mumbai Indians are playing cricket with a passion. Check out below the Team Strength and Weakness for the upcoming indian premier league season 10. Under the Captaincy of Rohit Sharma team have done the good performance in the Result IPL Tournaments. This is the one of the favorites team for the IPL 2017.
Mumbai Indians Team Strength
If we look at the Tenth Season of Mumbai indians Squad for IPL 2017 then its looked well balanced with Batting, Bowling and Fielding. Rohit Sharma, Kieron Pollard, Lendl Simmons, Jos Buttler and Saurabh Tiwary are the key players for the Side while In bowling Harbhajan Singh along with Malinga are the key bowlers of the Mumbai Indians. Young & Talented Bowler Jasprit Bumrah players to watch out in the side as they perform better performance against the strong team. Asela Gunaratne will be key aspects of the Mumbai as they did the best in the previous couple of T20 games by playing of srilanka and guided the Sri lanka to victory against Australians. so its a good choice for the rohit sharma to picked the Best XI for the IPL 2017.
Mumbai Indians one of the weak point will be inconsistency with the performance. If one players are scoring runs then whole players will performing well. We seen that In the past season Their opening pair are not done good. So always pressure to middle order players. Team Opener Parthiv Patel Who are also not included in the team from the last couple of years.
Previous Performances of Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League
|2008||5th in points table|
|2009||7th in points table|
|2010||Runner-up (1st in points table)|
|2011||3rd (3rd in points table)|
|2012||4th (3rd in points table)|
|2013||Champion (2nd in points table)|
|2014||4th (4th in points table)|
|2015||Champion (2nd in points table)|
|2016||5th Position(Group Stage)|
Players to Watch out
31 Years old Asela Gunaratne who plays from the Sri Lanka cricket team are the Vital Players of the Mumbai Indians for the IPL 2017. He plays some good cricket against Australia Cricket team in the recently concluded T20 series in 2017 and also giving victory to nation with single handed performance. So Team surely looking to better in Season 10 for the franchise from this guys.
One of the Right Handed Batsman of 24 Years Old Siddhesh Lad who is perform brilliantly in the Recently concluded domestic Cricket tournament and shows great impact. Hope they plays will with the experience players and got some benefit for the future.
Mumbai Indians Team Started the IPL 2017 Campaign by playing their Opening game against the Rising Pune Supergiants team on 6th April at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune .