Under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma, Mumbai Indians have won the title five times, but after this mega auction, Rohit Sharma will make a fresh start with a new team. Prior to this auction, the Mumbai team had retained four players, including captain Rohit Sharma, fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah, Suryakumar Yadav and all-rounder Kieron Pollard. The Mumbai team, which came to the auction by retaining them, was seen keeping every step with a sigh.
This team bought its wicketkeeper-batsman Ishan Kishan for a huge amount of 15.25 crores. Mumbai bought fast bowler Jaydev Unadkat for 1.30 crores, while Dibald spent Rs 3 crores on Brevis. After this, Mumbai bought Danius Shams for 2.60 crores and Tymal Mills for Rs 1.50 crores. Mumbai shed a lot of money on Tim David and included him in their team by paying 8.25 crores. Mumbai also bought Arjun Tendulkar in this auction for Rs 30 lakh.
Mumbais 25-man team-
Batsman- Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Verma, Anmolpreet Singh, Devald Brevis, Rahul Buddhi
wicket keeper- Ishaan Kishan, Aryan Juyali
All rounder- Kieron Pollard, Sanjay Yadav, Daniel Sams, Tim David, Ramandeep Singh, Hrithik Schuken, Arjun Tendulkar, Fabian Allen
Bowler- Jasprit Bumrah, Jofra Archer, Tymal Mills, Riley Meredith, Mohammad Arshad Khan, Jaydev Unadkat, Mayank Markande, Murugan Ashwin, Basil Thampi.
Retained playersRohit Sharma (Rs 16 crore)
Players bought in this auctionIshan Kishan (2 cr) 15.25 cr