In the sixth season of the Indian Premier League i.e. IPL 2023, Australian veteran Ricky Ponting was elected as the regular captain of Mumbai Indians. However, the performance of the team under his leadership was quite disappointing after which the team saw Rohit Sharma as their new captain. Anil Kumble on Rohit Sharma becoming Mumbai captain: When we lost 4-5 matches in 2013 season, me and head coach John Wright asked Rohit Sharma if he wanted to lead the team Are? Hitman’s answer to this was yes. Since then we have not looked back. He has been incredible in the IPL as a captain and has won the IPL title the most number of times.
Rohit’s IPL career has been brilliant
The 35-year-old Rohit Sharma has played a total of 227 matches in his IPL career, scoring 5879 runs at an average of 30.3. In IPL, one century has also been seen with the bat of Sharma ji with 40 half-centuries. His best score has been 109 not out in IPL. Apart from this, talk about IPL, the new season of Indian Premier League is going to start from March 31, whose first match will be played between defending champions Gujarat Titans and Chennai Super Kings at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
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