The Indian Premier League of 2021 is right around the corner, and excitement for the awaited cricket season is at an all-time high! And in the midst of all this is the anticipation of the fans regarding who will be the team that gets to take home the IPL trophy this year.
Mumbai Indians has already made history by winning the IPL a total of five times. If they were to secure another win, they would again break records and become the first IPL team to secure 6 total wins as well as 3 consecutive wins at the IPL.
2020 witnessed a solid performance from the Mumbai Indians. Players such as Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan, Kieron Pollard headlined the team and secured a win with their impressive performance.
Ahead of the start of IPL 2021, Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians have retained their core squad, which means that their proven performers will be at the forefront of this year’s season as well! The only question that remains is this – will the Mumbai Indians be able to defend their crown in IPL 2021?
Here are 3 reasons why Mumbai Indians can win the IPL 2021!
1. A strong team with a great new line-up!
Mumbai Indians will be playing with a great squad, filled with players that balance each other’s performances. Additionally, the new players that have joined Mumbai Indians following the IPL Auction 2021 are definitely worth looking forward to.
New players like Nathan Coulter-Nile, James Neesham, and Piyush Chawla, are expected to bring their A-game to the season. Meanwhile, more seasoned players like Hardik Pandya are also brining tons of talent and skill to the team’s performance this year.
2. Captain Rohit Sharma
A good captain is the secret to any good cricket team, and Mumbai Indians is no exception to that rule. Rohit Sharma has done a commendable job as the captain of Mumbai Indians and has led the team to a stunning victory in 2020.
Not only is the bowling prowess of Rohit Sharma a legend in IPL history, but also his impressive leadership skills. The Hitman has so far guided Mumbai Indians to five victories, and it won’t be much of a surprise if he snags another win for the team.
Most IPL betting sites also agree that Mumbai Indians stands a good chance of winning under the leadership of Rohit Sharma!
3. Bowling Skills
Adding to their already established team of bowlers with players like Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult, James Pattinson, Dhawal Kulkarni, and Rahul Chahar, Mumbai Indians have gone ahead and added a few more skilled bowlers to their team at the IPL Auction 2021.
The Indian spinner Piyush Chawla, the Australian pacer Nathan Coulter-Nile, and New Zealand pacer Adam Milne will all surely prove to be an asset to the team’s performance. With such a strong line-up of bowling attack, Mumbai Indians is sure to have very high chances of reclaiming their victorious crown yet another year!
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