Sunday , July 14 2024
Home / Sport / Irfan Pathan regrets not being able to play under Rohit Sharma’s captaincy, praised after the match

Irfan Pathan regrets not being able to play under Rohit Sharma’s captaincy, praised after the match

[ad_1]

Under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma, the Mumbai Indians team is once again moving towards the finals. Mumbai Indians on Wednesday crossed another milestone of reaching the final of IPL 2023 by winning the eliminator match against Lucknow. Former Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan has become a fan of Rohit Sharma after Mumbai’s win against Lucknow. He said that I wish I could play under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma.

Apart from this, Irfan Pathan called Rohit Sharma the captain of the bowlers. In the match played against Lucknow, Mumbai fast bowler Akash Madhwal played an important role in helping his team win by taking 5 wickets. After this former player Irfan Pathan praised Rohit Sharma. The former cricketer said, ‘Rohit Sharma is the captain of the bowlers, the way he handles and supports the young players, I wish I could play under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma.’

Mumbai Indians is called the university that produces superstars

Irfan Pathan said, ‘Mumbai Indians is such a university where graduation makes you a superstar. A new superstar, Akash Madhwal. The credit for this goes to the entire Mumbai Indians franchise.

Beat Lucknow by 81 runs in Eliminator

Significantly, in the eliminator match played between Mumbai Indians and Lucknow Super Giants, Mumbai won by 81 runs. Batting first after winning the toss, Mumbai scored 182 runs for 8 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. Chasing the runs, the Lucknow team got bundled out for 101 runs in 16.3 overs. Mumbai’s fast bowler Akash Madhwal bowled brilliantly and sent half of the Lucknow team back to the pavilion. Akash took 5 wickets for just 5 runs in 3.3 overs. He hunted down Lucknow’s instigators Mankad, Ayush Badoni, Nicholas Pooran, Ravi Bishnoi and Mohisan Khan.