Mumbai Indians is the most successful team in the history of IPL. They have 5 IPL titles which is highest by any team in IPL.
Many players played for this franchise but only few were able to make their impact.
Today we will see top 5 greatest Mumbai Indians players ever.
5. Harbhajan Singh
Harbhajan Singh is a legend of Indian cricket team. Mumbai Indians picked him in inaugural IPL edition and Harbhajan continued till 2017. He was a X factor kind of player for Mumbai. He was good with ball as well as bat. He finished many games for Mumbai and also played some crucial knocks. He won 3 titles with Mumbai Indians and took 127 wickets in 136 matches he played for Mumbai Indians.
4. Kieron Pollard
Pollard was picked by Mumbai Indians in 2010 and till now he is playing for the franchise. He is one of the most destructive batsmen of today’s Cricket. He provides brilliant support to the middle and lower middle order of team. Also, he is a all rounder who can support his team with bowl as well and also, he is a brilliant fielder. He won 5 IPL titles with Mumbai Indians in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2020.
3. Sachin Tendulkar
God of cricket is at No.3 in our list as he played for Mumbai Indians till 2013 and became icon of team in 2014. In 2010 he was orange cap holder. He scored 2334 runs in 78 matches he played for Mumbai Indians. In inaugural edition of IPL when he was picked by his local team Mumbai Indians, fans went crazy for him as finally they were getting a chance to saw their local Hero in their team.
2. Rohit Sharma
When Rohit Sharma took the captaincy of Mumbai Indians in 2014. From than he completely changed the team’s spirit it was in his captaincy Mumbai Indians won 5 IPL titles. He is also the most successful IPL captain. He was picked up by Mumbai in 2011 since than he is an absolute asset for the team. As an opening batsman too, he was successful in IPL. Also, he played some very crucial knocks of fifties in IPL finals.
1. Lasith Malinga
Who else can hold the No.1 position in this list other than Malinga? Malinga was the highest wicket taker in the history of IPL he was a death over specialist. His Yorkers were just unplayable by some best Batsmen in the world. His action made him special and different from others and he was managed to established his identity in IPL not only as a player but also as mentor for Jaspreet bumrah he played a crucial role in bumrah’s career. He was a legend for the franchise and now serving as mentor for the team.
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