IPL 2021: Jasprit Bumrah poses for a photograph with Zaheer Khan forward of Match 30.© Mumbai Indians
Jasprit Bumrah on Sunday joined an elite checklist of gamers to have donned the Mumbai Indians jersey. Bumrah walked out on the Dubai International Stadium to play his a hundredth IPL match because the 2021 season resumed within the UAE with a conflict between MI and rivals Chennai Super Kings. Bumrah thus turned simply the sixth participant to succeed in the milestone. The paceman was introduced with a particular jersey by Zaheer Khan, Director of Cricket Operations at MI, with the quantity 100 on the again.
Having joined Mumbai forward of the 2013 season, the India worldwide had taken 115 wickets in 99 matches for MI forward of the conflict in opposition to CSK. MI took to social media to hail their star bowler and posted a photograph of him holding the jersey given by Zaheer:
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) September 19, 2021
In the continuing season which started in April this 12 months, Bumrah wasn’t in his greatest type. He managed to muster solely six wickets in seven video games, earlier than the event was postponed halfway on account of an increase in COVID-19 instances within the bio-secure bubbles.
With the competitors resuming in UAE, Bumrah will probably be hoping to place in some good shows for the defending champions and assist them qualify for the playoffs.
The Mumbai franchise are with out common skipper Rohit Sharma for Match 30, with Kieron Pollard main the facet in his place.
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