Mumbai Indians

  • CLT20: Mumbai Indians trounce Southern Express to stay alive 8 hours 16 minutes ago

    Raipur: Openers Lendl Simmons and Mike Hussey struck commanding fifties to hand Mumbai Indians a resounding 9-wicket win over Sri Lankan outfit Southern Express and keep their team in the hunt for the main draw of the Champions League Twenty20, here on Sunday. Chasing 162 for a win in the qualifying...
  • CLT20: Bowlers to be blamed for defeat, says Lahore Lions skipper 9 hours 29 minutes ago

    Raipur: Lahore Lions skipper Mohammad Hafeez blamed his bowlers for his team's crushing 72-run defeat against Northern Knights in their second qualifying match of the Champions League Twenty20 on Sunday. "The decision of electing to field was right because the pitch was helping the seamers. We didn't bowl well. We as...
  • CLT20 Live Score: Mumbai bowl in must-win qualifier against Express 13 hours 2 minutes ago

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Toss: Mumbai opted to bowl. Playing XI: After starting their Champions League T20 (CLT20) title defence on a losing note in the qualifying round, Mumbai Indians would be eager to return to winnings ways when they take on the Sri Lankan...
  • Rohit Sharma's absence felt by Mumbai Indians, says coach John Wright 18 hours 29 minutes ago

    Raipur: After being beaten by Lahore Lions in their first Champions League T20 qualifier, Mumbai Indians head coach John Wright said the defending champions lost because of a poor start with the bat in the absence of regular skipper Rohit Sharma, who has been ruled out due to injury. "Well yeah,...
  • CLT20: Mumbai Indians face Southern Express in a must-win game 17 hours 59 minutes ago

    After starting their Champions League T20 (CLT20) title defence on a losing note in the qualifying round, Mumbai Indians would be eager to return to winnings ways when they take on the Sri Lankan champions Southern Express in Raipur on Sunday. Pressure will be on Mumbai as they will have...
  • CLT20: Pressure on us now, says Mumbai skipper Pollard 23 hours 16 minutes ago

    Raipur: Having started their campaign in the Champions League Twenty20 with a loss on Saturday, Mumbai Indians captain Kieron Pollard conceded that pressure would be on his side as they will have to win their next two matches to make it to the tournament proper. "We have to now win both...
  • CLT20: Umar Akmal's cameo takes Lahore to a 6-wicket win over Mumbai Yesterday

    Raipur: Umar Akmal played a stunning cameo of 18-ball unbeaten 38 as Lahore Lions beat defending champions Mumbai Indians by six wickets in their opening qualifying round match of the Champions League Twenty20 on Saturday. Put into bat, Mumbai produced a mediocre batting display as they could score just 135 for...
  • CLT20 Live Score: Pollard-led Mumbai Indians asked to bat against Lahore Lions Yesterday

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) With players such as Pollard, Malinga, Lendl Simons and Corey Anderson at their disposal, and not to forget the seasoned Indian players like Harbhajan Singh and Ambati Raydu, MI are favourites to top the qualifiers. Lahore Lions also have a strong...
  • CLT20: IPL teams hold edge as Mumbai start qualifiers against Lions Yesterday

    Raipur: After a sumptuous feast of traditional cricket, it's time again to return to the shortest format as leading players, including India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, get ready to represent their respective franchises in the sixth edition of the Champions League T20, with the qualifying round starting here on Saturday. While...
  • CLT20: All you want to know about the qualifying stage 2 days ago

    The sixth edition of the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) will see Mumbai Indians defending the title they won in 2013, which was incidentally also the last time Sachin Tendulkar made a T20 appearance in the MI jersey. An oddity, though, in that scenario is that the defending champions will have...
  • Pollard named Mumbai Indians captain for Champions League T20 3 days ago

    Raipur: Dashing allrounder Kieron Pollard has been named the captain of the Mumbai Indians after shoulder injury and fractured finger forced regular captain Rohit Sharma to pull-out of the upcoming Champions League T20, starting from Saturday. The defending champions Mumbai Indians will be playing in the qualifiers, starting their campaign against...
  • Mumbai Indians to name captain for CLT20 soon: John Wright 3 days ago

    Raipur: Defending champions Mumbai Indians' head coach John Wright said that the side will name a replacement skipper by Thursday after Rohit Sharma was ruled out of the Champions League Twenty20. Sharma sustained a fracture in the middle finger during the second ODI against England at Cardiff and missed the remaining...
  • Rohit Sharma ruled out of CLT20 due to injury 4 days ago

    In a big setback to the Mumbai Indians, skipper Rohit Sharma has been ruled out of the Champions League Twenty20 due to multiple injuries. The star batsman sustained a fractured middle finger during the second ODI against England at Cardiff and in addition to that he has been diagnosed with...
  • CLT20: Potential title contenders Mumbai Indians face qualifying hurdle 5 days ago

    Defending champions Mumbai Indians should consider themselves lucky to be competing in the sixth edition of the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) after they picked up their performance in the later half of IPL 7 to finish fourth and get an entry into the CLT20 qualifying round. Mumbai, in order to enter...
  • CLT20: The past champions September 2, 2014

    On October 28, 2012 at Johannesburg, Sydney Sixers beat Lions by ten wickets to claim the Champions League T20. The Mumbai Indians team posing with the 2011 CLT20 trophy, their first piece of silverware. The team led by Harbhajan Singh beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 31 runs to win the title.The second CLT20 was played in South Africa, where Chennai Super Kings triumphed over Warriors. Michael Hussey hit 52* in a one-sided final at Johannesburg on September 26, 2010. CSK also won the IPL that season.
  • Rohit set to miss CLT20, Pollard front-runner to lead Mumbai Indians 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Star batsman Rohit Sharma's finger fracture is not only a blow to the Indian team but a big setback for Mumbai Indians as well, who will be playing in the qualifiers of the Champions League T20 starting September 13, in Raipur. With Rohit sustaining a fractured middle finger during...
  • CLT20 2014: Complete squads of all the teams August 25, 2014

    New Delhi: All the players named by more than two teams for the Champions League Twenty20, including South African legend Jacques Kallis and West Indian dasher Kieron Pollard, have opted for their IPL franchises instead of their domestic teams. "Eight players scheduled to take part in the competition were in high...
  • Recovering Zaheer Khan may not feature in CLT20 August 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Veteran seamer Zaheer Khan feels India would struggle to make an impact overseas unless the batsmen raised their game and notch up big scores consistently. India's woeful run of form away from home continued as they were blanked 3-1 by England in the recently-concluded Tests series, with two matches...
  • Lasith Malinga opts for Mumbai Indians over Sri Lankan team in CLT20 July 29, 2014

    Colombo: Lasith Malinga has chosen Mumbai Indians over his Sri Lankan side, Southern Express in the Champions League Twenty20 cricket tournament, scheduled to be played in September. Nishantha Ranatunga, the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) Secretary said that the pacer had a talk with the officials and had conveyed his wish to...
  • Zaheer Khan eyes CLT20 route for India comeback July 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Recovering from a muscle injury, veteran pacer Zaheer Khan is eyeing a comeback to competitive cricket for Mumbai Indians during Champions League T20 in early October, even though he was non-commital about his chances of making it to the World Cup squad in 2015. "The World Cup is a...
  • Chennai outplayed us in all departments, says MI coach Wright May 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Crashed out of the Indian Premier League after going down to Chennai Super Kings in the Eliminator, Mumbai Indians head coach John Wright admitted that the reigning champions were completely outplayed in all departments of the game. "We had a lot of confidence going into the match because in the...
  • Our bowlers did a real good job, says Dhoni May 29, 2014

    Mumbai: After sealing a place in the second qualifier with a comfortable seven-wicket win, Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday heaped praise on his bowlers for putting up a good show on a wicket that was favourable to batting. "I think the bowlers did a real good...
  • CSK to face Punjab in 2nd qualifier after knocking Mumbai out of IPL 7 May 28, 2014

    David Hussey (40*) and Suresh Raina (54*) kept their calm till the end to help Chennai Super Kings knock out Mumbai Indians of IPL 7 in the Eliminator match at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Wednesday. Chennai overhauled the target of 174 with relative ease to win the match...
  • As it happened: Chennai vs Mumbai, IPL 7, Eliminator May 28, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Pre-match: After scripting a miraculous finish in their last group stage game to earn a place in the play-offs, title holders Mumbai Indians will now face an uphill task against two-time champions Chennai Super Kings. Mumbai, who sealed a last four...
  • Swashbuckling Anderson still not comfortable with T20 format May 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Swashbuckling New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson, who played a blistering knock to flatten Rajasthan Royals last Sunday and help holders Mumbai Indians qualify for the IPL playoffs, said that the T20 format has troubled him a bit. "I think T20 is the one format where I have struggled the...
  • IPL 7 Eliminator, Mumbai vs Chennai: Players to watch out for May 28, 2014

    The resurgent Mumbai Indians, who sealed a last four berth by virtue of a better net run rate after winning an improbable run-chase against Rajasthan Royals on Sunday, would be eager to continue in same fashion but they face a stern test against a formidable and one of the most...
  • IPL 7, Eliminator: Form guide of Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings May 28, 2014

    Title holders Mumbai Indians sealed a last four berth by virtue of a better net run rate after winning an improbable run-chase against Rajasthan Royals on Sunday and would be eager to continue in the same vein but they face a stern test against the formidable Chennai Super Kings on...
  • IPL 7 Eliminator: Mumbai Indians face formidable Chennai Super Kings May 28, 2014

    After scripting a miraculous finish in their last group stage game to earn a place in the play-offs, title holders Mumbai Indians will now face an uphill task against two-time champions Chennai Super Kings in the IPL eliminator at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Wednesday. The resurgent Mumbai, who sealed...