Rohit Sharma has won this league title 5 times with Mumbai Indians under his captaincy. He completed 12 years with his franchise today.
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Indian captain Rohit Sharma has completed 12 years with Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Sharing his thoughts on social media, he said that this journey is very exciting and exciting for him. After playing his first IPL for Deccan Chargers, on 8 January 2011 in Bengaluru, Mumbai, Punjab Kings outbid for Rohit at the mega auction. Since then Rohit has been their star batsman. Rohit has captained Mumbai to five IPL titles (2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2020).
Rohit Sharma said, “I can’t believe it’s been 12 years at Mumbai Indians. It has been a very exciting, emotional journey for me. We have achieved a lot with veterans and youths,” he said.
In the franchise’s official statement, Rohit said, “Mumbai Indians would like to thank my family, my fellow players, fans and management for all their love. Looking forward to creating more memories for our paltan.”
Rohit also won the Player of the Match award for his 26-ball fifty against Chennai Super Kings in the 2015 IPL final. He also became MI’s highest run scorer with 4982 runs.
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He is the most capped player for Mumbai and the second player with most wins (81 in 143 matches) in the IPL as a captain. But after missing out on the playoffs in 2021, Mumbai finished a disappointing last in IPL 2022. Won only four out of 14 matches in the league stage.
Internationally, the first match of India’s captain Rohit Sharma’s 2023 ODI series against Sri Lanka will be played in Guwahati on January 10. After this, matches will be played in Kolkata and Thiruvananthapuram on January 12 and 15.
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