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IPL Team: Mumbai Indians
Abbreviated As: MI
City Represent: Mumbai, Maharashtra
Foundation Year: 2008
Owner: Reliance Industries (Mukesh Ambani & Nita Ambani)
Home ground: Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai
Coach: Former Sri Lankan Cricketer Mahela Jayawardene
Captain: Rohit Sharma
Leading Run Scorer: Rohit Sharma
Leading Wicket Taker: Sri Lankan Cricketer Lasith Malinga
Jersey Color: Blue
Team Moto: “Duniya Hila Denge Hum” or “We will rock the world”
Team Logo: Sudarshan Chakra

Mumbai Indians is a franchise cricket team of Indian Premier League since 2008. The Mumbai Indians is owned by Reliance Industries (Mukesh Ambani).

Mumbai Indians is one of the most successful teams of the IPL. The team won the IPL title for 4 times in 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2019 respectively.  Similarly, they won CLT20 two times in the year 2011 and 2013.

Mumbai Indians in IPL 2019

In IPL 2019 Mumbai Indians became the first team to win 4 IPL titles. as in the nail-biting Final, Mumbai won the match off the last ball and that too, by one run by defeating Chennai Super Kings. MI remained unbeaten against CSK in IPL 2019 as they won all the 4 games.

MI in IPL Auction 2019:

The team retained 21 players and traded Quinton de Kock from RCB. Already, the team was balanced and they were not in a dire need to fill up the squad.

In the IPL 2019 auction which was held in Jaipur, they bought only 6 players. However, the biggest talk of the town was Yuvraj Singh. The Indian veteran went unsold in the first round of the IPL auction. But in the second round, Mumbai Indians bid for him and managed to get him for his base price.

Mumbai Indians Squad for IPL 2019

The team MI is all set to play IPL 12 season with 9 Batsmen, 7 all-rounders, 2 Spinners and 7 Pacers. 

Here is how the current Mumbai Indians Squad looks like.

Player Country Age Batting style Bowling style Signed year Salary (In INR)
Batsmen
Rohit Sharma India 31 Right-handed Right-arm off break 2018 15 crore
Suryakumar Yadav India 28 Right-handed Right-arm medium 2018 3.2 crore
Evin Lewis Windies 27 Left-handed Right-arm medium 2018 3.8 crore
Siddhesh Lad India 26 Right-handed Right-arm off break 2018 20 lakh
All-rounders
Krunal Pandya India 27 Left-handed Slow left-arm orthodox 2018 8.8 crore
Yuvraj Singh India 37 Left-handed left arm-arm off break 2018 1 crore
Hardik Pandya India 25 Right-handed Right-arm medium-fast 2018 11 crore
Ben Cutting Australia 32 Right-handed Right-arm medium 2018 2.2 crore
Kieron Pollard Windies 31 Right-handed Right-arm medium-fast 2018 5.4 crore
Anukul Roy India 20 Left-handed Slow left-arm orthodox 2018 20 lakh
Wicket-keepers
Aditya Tare India 31 Right-handed 2018 20 lakh
Quinton de Kock South Africa 26 Left-handed 2018 2.8 crore
Ishan Kishan India 20 Left-handed Left-arm medium 2018 6.2 crore
Bowlers
Mayank Markande India 21 Right-handed Right-arm leg break 2018 20 lakh
Mitchell McClenaghan New Zealand 32 Left-handed Left-arm fast-medium 2018 1 crore
Jasprit Bumrah India 25 Right-handed Right-arm fast medium 2018 7 crore
Rahul Chahar India 19 Right-handed Right-arm leg spin 2018 1.9 crore
Jason Behrendorff Australia 28 Right-handed Left-arm fast medium 2018 1.5 crore
Lasith Malinga Sri Lanka 35 Right-handed Right-arm fast 2018 2 crore
Adam Milne New Zealand 26 Right-handed Right-arm fast medium 2018 75 lakh