Mumbai Indians (MI) is a professional T20 cricket team that competes in Indian Premier League. The Franchise represents India’s Mumbai city in IPLT20. Reliance Industries owns the Mumbai Indians franchise in the competition and team has been playing in IPL since 2008. Wankhede Stadium is the home ground for club. The official slogan for MI is “Duniya Hila Denge Hum”.
Mumbai Indians is one of the most successful teams of Indian Premier League. They won two IPL trophies over the years just like Kolkata Knight Riders and Chennai Super Kings have done. Mumbai is the winner of 2013 and 2015 IPL editions. Both times team claimed trophy under Rohit Sharma’s captaincy and Rohit is still leading the current squad of MI.
Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar was a part of the team and played for club between 2008 and 2013. Currently Mumbai Indians are playing under the leadership of Rohit Sharma. Let’s have a look at the Mumbai Indians performance over the years.
Mumbai Indians Performance Year Wise
|Year||Result / Place|
|2008||Group Stage (5th Place)|
|2009||Group Stage (7th Place)|
|2010||Runner-up (2nd Place)|
|2011||Playoffs (3rd Place)|
|2012||Playoffs (3rd Place)|
|2013||Winner (1st Place)|
|2014||Playoffs (4th Place)|
|2015||Winner (1st Place)|
|2016||Group Stage (5th Place)|
Mumbai Indians didn’t qualify for Champions League Twenty20 in first two seasons of tournament in 2008 and 2009. Since 2010 MI appeared in CLT20 league for five times and succeed to become champions twice in 2011 and 2013 years. Mumbai also made it through 2015 edition of league but event organizers announced that Champions League T20 would no longer be played.
Note: Champions League Twenty20 doesn’t exist anymore after 2014 as tournament was defunct from 2015.
MI 2017 Squad, Players List
Nicholas Pooran was the first purchase for Mumbai Indians in Vivo IPL 2017 players auction. He was bought for 30 Lakhs INR.
|Rohit Sharma (Captain)||India||Batsman|
|Kieron Pollard||West Indies||All-rounder|
|Nicholas Pooran||West Indies||Wicket-keeper|
|Lasith Malinga||Sri Lanka||Bowler|
|Tim Southee||New Zealand||Bowler|
|Siddhesh Dinesh Lad||India||Batsman|
|Lendl Simmons||West Indies||Batsman|
|Mitchell McClenaghan||New Zealand||Bowler|
|Asela Gunarathna||Sri Lanka||Batsman|
Official Online Presence
Twitter: Mumbai Indians
Facebook: Mumbai Indians