The popular team in the tournament, Mumbai Indians is a cricket team representing a city of Mumbai, Maharashtra in the Indian Premier League (IPL). The team is owned by famous and India’s biggest company, Reliance Industries. The Indian cricketer opener Rohit Sharma is skipper of the team in the IPL 2017 and coached by the team of excellent cricketers – Head coach is Mahela Jayawardhane, Batting coach is Robin Singh, Bowling coach is Shane Bond while Fielding coach is Jonty Rhodes.
The Mumbai Indians is mentored by legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and Wankhede Stadium is a primary home ground of the team. The leading run-scorer of the Mumbai is Rohit Sharma while the leading wicket-taker is Lasith Malinga. The team has released the 8 players including Corey Anderson, Marchant De Lange, Unmukt Chand, Akshay Wakhare, Nathu Singh, Kishore Pramod Kamath, Martin Guptill and Jerome Taylor.
The players bought by Mumbai Indians (MI) in the IPL 2017 auction are Nicholas Pooran, Mitchell Johnson, K Gowtham, Karn Sharma, Saurabh Tiwary, A Gunarathna and K Khejroliya.
Mumbai Indians 2017 Team Squad
The 10th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) is all set to take off in April 2017 and teams have started releasing their weak players. Mumbai has retained 19 players from last year’s winning squad out of which 13 are local Indian players and 6 are foreign players. Check: IPL 2017 Squads
The current theme song of the Mumbai Indians team is the famous “Duniya Hila Denge Hum”. The current sponsors of the team are Videocon d2h (front) and Jet Airways & Etihad Airways (Back). The jersey of Mumbai Indians has primary colour blue with silver stripes on either side of the shirt.
Mumbai Indians Team Overall Statistics in the IPL
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Mumbai Indians Support Staff
- Owner – Reliance Industries
- Head coach – Ricky Ponting
- Assistant and Batting coach – Robin Singh
- Bowling coach – Shane Bond 
- Fielding coach – Jonty Rhodes
- Mentor – Sachin Tendulkar
- Youth development and head talent scout – John Wright
- Physio – Dr Nitin Patel
- Trainer – Paul Chapman
- Nutritionist – Kinita Kadakia Patel
- Masseur – Robert Gibson
- Video analyst – CKM Dhananjai
MI Predictions: Mumbai Indians has a strong and well-balanced team squad with mixture youth and experience which will help the team in the tournament. They will try to win each game from very first match unlike past few years where they struggling for a win in first phase of the league. Mumbai Indian will reach the playoffs as per our prediction.