Indian cricket team batsmen Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah have praised Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga for announcing his retirement from franchise cricket and congratulated him for a successful career. is.
Malinga had conveyed his decision
Defending Indian Premier League (IPL) champion Mumbai Indians decided to release Malinga, the highest wicket taker in the league, on Wednesday. Shortly after this, the great bowler had announced to retire from franchise cricket (Lasith Malinga Retire Franchise Cricket). Malinga, who has taken the most 170 wickets in the history of the IPL, made his team aware of his decision early this month, due to which he was not available for selection.
‘It’s an honor to play with you’
Bumrah, who played for Mumbai in the IPL, tweeted, tagging Mumbai Indians, ‘It was an honor for me to play with you. Over the years I have read your mind, gardener. Congratulations on a successful career. IPL will not be the same without you.
Mumbai has released 7 players including Malinga before the 2021 season. In addition to Malinga, the Mumbai Indians, who have won the IPL title at most five times, have also released Australian fast bowlers James Pattinson and Nathan Culper Nile and New Zealand fast bowler Mitch McClenaghan. The players’ auction for the IPL-2021 is scheduled next month.
‘Malinga’s current team will always remember’
On the other hand, Rohit uploaded a photo with Malinga on his Instagram and said, ‘Saw a great player. A true match winning player. They will miss the Mumbai team.
Mumbai has retained these players (mumbai indians retentions 2021):
Rohit Sharma, Quinton de Kock, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Chris Lynn, Anmolpreet Singh, Saurabh Tiwari, Aditya Tare, Kairan Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Suchit Roy, Jaspreet Bumrah, Trent Boult, Rahul Chahar, Jayant Yadav, Dhawal Kulkarni, Mohsin Khan.
Mumbai indians released players 2021:
Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan, James Pattinson, Nathan Coulter Nile, Sherfen Rutherford, Prince Balwant Rai, Digvijay Deshmukh.