MUMBAI INDIANS

  • IPL 8: Learning leadership skills from Ricky Ponting, says Rohit Sharma Yesterday

    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...
  • IPL 8: Lasith Malinga fined five percent of match fee Yesterday

    Mumbai: Lasith Malinga of Mumbai Indians was on Sunday fined five percent of his match fee for breaching the Indian Premier League (IPL) Code of Conduct during the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday. According to a release from the Board of Control for Cricket in India...
  • IPL 8: I asked Sachin Tendulkar for coaching session, says MI's McClenaghan 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians pacer Mitchell McClenaghan on Sunday said he asked legendary Sachin Tendulkar if he could give him a coaching session in the nets after wishing the maestro on his 42nd birthday on Friday. "I wished him happy birthday on Friday and asked Sachin if he could give me a...
  • IPL 8: Tom Moody rues SRH's disastrous batting display 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Sunrisers Hyderabad coach Tom Moody was scathing in the criticism of his batsmen, saying their chase of a modest 157 was "disastrous". "At the end of the day, that was a very bad loss for us. We bowled and fielded well apart from the wides that we bowled. Our bowlers...
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma praises Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan after MI's win 3 days ago

    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: Malinga, McClenaghan take Mumbai Indians to 20-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad 3 days ago

    All the talk in the 30-minute period between the toss and the start of the match was about the prospect of Dale Steyn and Trent Boult bowling in tandem, after the latter was drafted into the Sunrisers Hyderabad side. Having both pacers in the XI strengthened Hyderabad's bowling and helped...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 8, Match 23 3 days ago

    For LIVE Blog, scroll down to bottom of the page Having lost five of their six previous encounters, hosts Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they face a rejuvenated Sunrisers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League (IPL) contest at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday. After ending their...
  • IPL 8: Struggling Mumbai Indians face resurgent Sunrisers Hyderabad 3 days ago

    Having lost five of their six previous encounters, hosts Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they face a rejuvenated Sunrisers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League (IPL) contest at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday. After ending their four-match losing streak in the ongoing season with 18-run...
  • IPL 8: Colin Munro replaces Josh Hazlewood in Mumbai Indians squad 4 days ago

    Mumbai: The Indian Premier League (IPL) technical committee has approved a replacement for Mumbai Indians' pacer Josh Hazlewood, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) release said on Friday. All-rounder Colin Munro will replace the Australian in the team, paving the way for the New Zealander's debut in the...
  • IPL 8: Lot of credit goes to Pravin Amre, says Shreyas Iyer 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Having played a pivotal role in Delhi Daredevils' thumping win against Mumbai Indians, young opener Shreyas Iyer credited the team's assistant coach Praveen Amre for his new-found success in the IPL cricket tournament. Iyer top-scored with a 56-ball 83, his innings laced with 7 fours and 5 sixes, to...
  • IPL 2015: Support staff not hampering chances, says Parthiv Patel 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Rebutting assertions that the large Mumbai Indians coaching entourage is hampering the team's chances in IPL, wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel said that the results may not be coming but the star-studded support staff gives players space and their inputs are valuable. The Rohit Sharma-led MI went down against Delhi Daredevils...
  • IPL 8: We failed to capitalise on the good start, says Rohit Sharma 4 days ago

    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 5 days ago

    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,...
  • Sachin Tendulkar welcomed with loud cheers at the Feroz Shah Kotla 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar may have retired from cricket but he still rules the hearts of fans with chants of 'Sachin, Sachin' reverberating once again at the Feroz Shah Kotla as the chief mentor of Mumbai Indians side walked out before the start of the IPL game on Thursday night. A...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils take on struggling Mumbai Indians 5 days ago

    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. ...
  • Love for IPL goes beyond geographical, regional boundaries 5 days ago

    Royal Challengers Bangalore had to wait for their second game of the Pepsi Indian Premier League 2015 to have their first game at home, and it was a team victorious in Kolkata who returned to the M Chinnaswamy Stadium to take on Sunrisers Hyderabad. What greeted the home team were a...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 8, Match 21 5 days ago

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: An inconsistent Delhi will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai in their sixth match of the IPL. Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday inflicted a six-wicket loss on Delhi, handing them their...
  • Corey Anderson, Mohammed Shami out of IPL with injuries 5 days ago

    Corey Anderson was ruled out of the Indian Premier League 2015 on Thursday because of fractured finger on his left hand. He is expected to recover before New Zealand's tour of England in May. Mohammed Shami's IPL stint too officially ended on Wednesday, with a knee injury having kept him out...
  • IPL 2015: Sachin Tendulkar still in the mix of things for Mumbai Indians 5 days ago

    It has been almost one and half years since Sachin Tendulkar called it a day in international cricket and since then, it was only once that the world saw the maestro walk through the lane in the corridor of the pavillion with his pads on waiting for his chance to...
  • IPL 8: Inconsistent Delhi Daredevils take on struggling Mumbai Indians 5 days ago

    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...
  • Is Harbhajan Singh back to his best? 1 week ago

    The loop is back. He is not pushing it through. There is less frustration in his demeanour when hit for runs. The wicket column is densely populated. Does that all indicate Harbhajan Singh is still good for an India return? The wily Sardar celebrated his 100th IPL match with a Man-of-the-Match...
  • 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: Unmukt Chand praises MI coach Ricky Ponting for support April 20, 2015

    Bengaluru: Mumbai Indians batsman Unmukt Chand on Monday heaped praise on team coach Ricky Ponting saying "if he believes in you, he backs you to the hilt". Unmukt played a match-winning knock (58 off 38 balls) against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Sunday to steer his team to an 18-run victory, their...
  • IPL 2015: Harbhajan Singh defends Kieron Pollard's tape-on-mouth act April 20, 2015

    Defending Kieron Pollard for plastering his mouth after being told to be quiet by the umpire, Mumbai Indians' senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh the bizarre gesture was unique but not in bad taste. "The umpire told him to stay quiet, so he wanted to make sure to put the tape on his...
  • IPL 8: Ricky Ponting's positive attitude working wonders for MI, says Harbhajan April 20, 2015

    Bangalore: Relieved after ending a four-match losing streak, Mumbai Indians' spin spearhead Harbhajan Singh said head coach Ricky Ponting's positive attitude and calm demeanour played a huge part in keeping the team together in tough situations. "He (Ponting) is a very positive guy. The way he played cricket throughout his career....
  • 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...