The Indian Premier League has given fans plenty to cheer about, with players and the teams setting several splendid records. The game, on the other hand, has also seen several instances of records that have done extremely well by advertisements and its popularity in India. As the IPL enters its 11th season, we look at how Mumbai Indians can defend its well-deserved title.
Indian Premier League or IPL, the popular cricket formats in India was started by BCCI in 2007. Since its inception, the popularity of IPL has surged at a rapid rate. Participation of several industrialists, as well as Bollywood, has made this league one of its kind. IPL will be holding its 11th season from 7 April 2018 – 27 May 2018.
IPL 10, hosted in 2017 was quite a show. With the stars performing at all the 10 venues selected for the league before the starting of the first match at every venue, and the final match, IPL 10 was a perfect match for a family. Mumbai Indians was the winner of IPL 10. They won the final match held at Hyderabad against with this, the MI became the first team to win the IPL title thrice.
Mumbai Indians, owned by India’s biggest conglomerate, Reliance Industries is successful teams of Indian Premier League. MI holds three IPL wins as well as two CL T20 wins to its name. In 2016, Mahela Jayawardhane was appointed as team’s coach after replacing Ricky Ponting. IPL 10 hosted in 2017 was Jayawardene’s first season as a coach of MI under the captainship of Rohit Sharma. This is a deadly duo and every cricket enthusiast will agree to this. Well, this deadly duo is coming back in Vivo IPL 2018. Excited?
Mumbai Indians was able to retain Rohit Sharma, Mahela Jayawardhane, Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya for this season. This year again we will see some exhilarating action on the field which will bring us on our toes with excitement. This deadly combination will again surely give a tough competition to all the teams in IPL 11 and has a potential to win the covetous title this year too.
The teams such as Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, and Sunrisers Hyderabad can give a tough competition to MI. Well, what is a match without a competition? Agree?
This year again we will surely see some exhilarating action on the field which will bring us on our toes with all the excitement. Surely, the deadly MI combo will again give a tough competition to all the teams in IPL 11 and is also a potential winner of the covetous title this year too.