The 14th season of the Indian Premier League (IPl) begins tomorrow, Friday. The primary match of cash-rich IPL 2021 will likely be performed between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore in Chennai with zero spectators amid rising instances of the dreaded Covid-19.
Forward of the match in opposition to RCB, Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma heaped reward on leg-spinner Piyush Chawla as he stated that the veteran spinner’s presence wouldn’t solely assist in coping with the traumatic conditions in IPL 2021 but in addition his immense expertise will come helpful in mentoring younger spinners within the MI squad.
“I have played with Piyush since U-19 days. And I know, he is a very attacking bowler, which is something that we wanted in our spin bowling department,” Rohit, who has led MI to report 5 titles, stated in a video posted on aspect’s official Twitter deal with.
“He was a good buy, to get him into our squad, one of the highest wicket-takers in the IPL. Played a lot of games in the IPL. He knows the format, he knows the oppositions, he knows the players,” added Rohit.
Chawla, on his half, stated that it was nice to be bagged by Mumbai Indians in IPL 2021.
“I am quite happy and excited because you want to be a part of a team which is a defending champion and has done so well in the IPL, so it’s really nice,” stated Chawla.