Virender Sehwag on Suryakumar Yadav: Former India cricketer Virender Sehwag believes that Suryakumar Yadav should play at permanent number three in Mumbai Indians. Veeru also explained the reason for this in detail.
Sky (Suryakumar Yadav) “Sky can be the permanent number 3 for Mumbai Indians as he is a good player of both fast bowling and spin bowling,” Virender Sehwag said in Star Sports’ Cricket Live show.
Meanwhile, former India cricketer Harbhajan Singh believes that Mumbai could very well finish in the top two at the end of the Indian League stage and give themselves an extra chance to win their sixth IPL trophy.
Harbhajan said, “Mumbai Indians have proved once again, they are a champion team and know how to come back strongly. People were not counting Mumbai out after losing the first phase of the league, But once this team gets back on the winning track, it becomes unstoppable. It could even end the league stage in the top two.”
Bhajji further said, “If Mumbai wins the remaining two games, then it will have 18 points. Gujarat already has 18 points and except Mumbai, no other team will be able to get 18 points.”
Mumbai is competing with Lucknow today
Significantly, today there will be a match between Mumbai Indians and Lucknow Super Giants at Lucknow’s home ground Ekana Stadium. This match is considered very important from the point of view of the playoffs, because whichever team wins this match, it will be decided to reach the playoffs.
Mumbai Indians are currently at number three in the points table with 14 points with seven wins in 12 matches. And Lucknow’s team is at number four. Lucknow has 13 points with 6 wins in 12 matches so far. One of his matches was canceled due to rain.