ROHIT SHARMA

  • IPL 2015: I will let my bat do the talking, says Yuvraj Singh Yesterday

    Mumbai: After rediscovering his form with a stroke-filled half century, Yuvraj Singh rued that his team Delhi Daredevils could not deliver the knock-out blow on the Mumbai Indians despite reducing the hosts to 40 for 4 and lost the crucial IPL cricket game. "We had them (reeling) at 40 for 4....
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma hopes Mumbai Indians maintain winning form Yesterday

    Mumbai: Having won a thriller against Delhi Daredevils to record their fourth victory on the trot after a shoddy start in the eighth Indian Premier League, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma hoped his side would be able to retain the momentum and move forward in the grueling tournament. "I just hope...
  • IPL 8: Rayudu powers Mumbai Indians to a 5-wicket victory against Delhi Yesterday

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians had a strange batting order. They needed to overcome two rain interruptions in a chase that had gotten off on the wrong foot. They were up against a high-quality bowling attack. But in Ambati Rayudu and Kieron Pollard, they had two masters of the chase. Confronted with...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Daredevils, IPL 8, Match 39 Yesterday

    For LIVE blog, scroll down to bottom of the page Mumbai: With back-to-back victories in the last three encounters, a confident Mumbai Indians will aim to hold on to their winning touch when they face an inconsistent Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Wankhede Stadium on...
  • IPL 8: Clinical Mumbai Indians beat Kings XI Punjab by 23 runs 3 days ago

    Kings XI Punjab's troubles at the top of the batting order during the Pepsi Indian Premier League 2015 have been well documented. Their poor starts - 10 for 4, 13 for 2 and 55 for 5 in the last three matches - extended to 38 for 2 on Sunday (May...
  • As it happened: Kings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 8, Match 35 3 days ago

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Quick Preview: Having notched up back-to-back victories with a win over Rajasthan Royals in their last game, Mumbai Indians will start as favourites when they take on Kings XI Punjab on Sunday. Playing at home on Friday, Mumbai beat Rajasthan by...
  • IPL 2015: Mumbai Indians start favourite against Kings XI Punjab 4 days ago

    Mohali: Having notched up back-to-back victories with a win over Rajasthan Royals in their last game, Mumbai Indians will start as favourites when they take on Kings XI Punjab on Sunday. Playing at home on Friday, Mumbai beat Rajasthan by eight runs, their third win in eight games, to keep their...
  • IPL 8: McClenaghan, Rayudu star as Mumbai Indians beat Rajasthan Royals by 8 runs 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Mitchell McClenaghan grabbed two crucial wickets in as many balls as Mumbai Indians pulled off an exciting eight-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in their Indian Premier League match on Friday. Chasing a stiff target of 188 set by Mumbai Indians, wicketkeeper Sanju Samson cracked a brilliant 76 in 46 balls...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals, IPL 8, Match 32 5 days ago

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Well-rested and rejuvenated Mumbai Indians would seek to turn the tables on travel-weary Rajasthan Royals when the two former champions cross swords in the Indian Premier League cricket contest at the Wankhede Stadium here on Friday. MI had lost to RR...
  • IPL 8: Mumbai Indians are refreshed after break, says Rohit Sharma 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday said five days away from cricket following their victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad was good for the team as it helped them refresh and focus on their plans in the Indian Premier League (IPL). "Five days' break was really important and very much necessary....
  • IPL 8: Learning leadership skills from Ricky Ponting, says Rohit Sharma April 27, 2015

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said on Monday that having two-time World Cup-winning captain Ricky Ponting in the side as coach helps him learn a lot about leadership skills and qualities. "Whenever I get the opportunity to captain a side, it is a learning process for me. Also I am...
  • I feel honoured over Arjuna recommendation: Rohit Sharma April 27, 2015

    Mumbai: Indian batsman Rohit Sharma, on Monday, expressed delight about the BCCI's decision to recommend his name for the government's prestigious Arjuna Award and said that he felt "honoured". "Kushi to bahut hai (I feel very happy). I am honoured that BCCI has recommended my name. It felt very good when...
  • BCCI recommends Rohit Sharma for Arjuna award April 26, 2015

    Kolkata: The BCCI on Sunday recommended dashing batsman Rohit Sharma for this year's Arjuna award. "The (Board of Control for Cricket in India) working committee recommended Rohit Sharma for the Arjuna award for the year 2015," its secretary Anurag Thakur said in a release. The Mumbai boy, who rewrote the world record...
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma praises Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan after MI's win April 25, 2015

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma was effusive in his praise for his bowlers, who defended a modest 157 against Sun Risers Hyderabad in an IPL cricket game on Saturday. "It was a brilliant bowling performance as defending 157 was not easy. The bowlers executed the plans superbly and as a...
  • IPL 8: We failed to capitalise on the good start, says Rohit Sharma April 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday regretted at not capitalising on a good start provided by his openers as his team slumped to their fourth loss in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL). Chasing a target of 191 runs, Parthiv Patel and West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons got...
  • IPL 8: Clinical Delhi Daredevils sink Mumbai Indians by 37 runs to break home jinx April 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Leg Spinner Imran Tahir returned with a three-wicket haul after skipper Jean-Paul Duminy and Shreyas Iyer's batting exploits as Delhi Daredevils ended a nine-match losing streak at home with a 37-run win over Mumbai Indians in their Indian Premier League match, here on Thursday. Chasing 191 for a win,...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils take on struggling Mumbai Indians April 23, 2015

    An inconsistent Delhi Daredevils will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai Indians in their sixth match of the IPL cricket tournament at Feroz Shah Kotla. ...
  • IPL 8: Inconsistent Delhi Daredevils take on struggling Mumbai Indians April 23, 2015

    An inconsistent Delhi Daredevils will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai Indians in their sixth match of the IPL cricket tournament at Feroz Shah Kotla on Thursday. Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday inflicted a six-wicket loss on Delhi, handing them their ninth straight...
  • IPL 8: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma fined for slow over rate April 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma was fined Rs.12 lakh on Monday for his team's slow over rate during Sunday's Indian Premier League (IPL) match against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Bengaluru. MI beat RCB by 18 runs to clinch their first victory of the tournament, following four consecutive defeats. According...
  • IPL 8: Good to see MI batsmen doing well, says Rohit Sharma April 20, 2015

    Bangalore: Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma on Sunday credited the top order batsmen for the 18-run win over the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League. "I think the way we batted in the first few overs was good. We were positive throughout. Good to see the batsmen applying...
  • Mumbai Indians beat RCB by 18 runs to register their first win in IPL 8 April 19, 2015

    Bengaluru: Mumbai Indians produced a clinical performance to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 18 runs in a high-scoring affair and register their maiden win in the IPL 2015. Sent into bat, Lendl Simmons and Unmukt Chand first smashed strokeful half-centuries to power Mumbai Indians to an imposing 209 for seven and...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 8, Match 16 April 19, 2015

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Pushed to the wall after four successive defeats, Mumbai Indians would look to bounce back when they take on a formidable Royal Challengers Bangalore in their Indian Premier league. Mumbai were in a similar situation even last season, losing all...
  • IPL 8: We lost the match when CSK scored 90 in six overs, says Rohit Sharma April 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said that his bowlers tried their best against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) but nothing worked out as some excellent batting by the CSK openers took the game away from the hosts in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter at the Wankhede Stadium. "Our bowlers tried...
  • IPL 8: Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum fire CSK to third straight win April 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Openers Dwayne Smith and Brendon McCullum shared a breathtaking 109-run stand off 44 balls as Chennai Super Kings outplayed Mumbai Indians by six wickets for their third straight win in the IPL 8 on Friday. Mumbai Indians recovered from a poor start to post a competitive 183 for seven but...
  • Rohit Sharma should open the batting for Mumbai Indians April 17, 2015

    Rohit Sharma and Lendl Simmons should open the batting for Mumbai Indians when they look to get back to winning ways in this year's IPL against Chennai Super Kings. ...