Mumbai Indians fast bowling spearhead Jasprit Bumrah took a tiring Journey of over 500 km from Ahmedabad to reach Mumbai to unite with his teammates ahead of IPL 2020.
Mumbai Indians franchise shared the news of Bumrah’s arrival in Mumbai with their fans by sharing a couple of pictures on their social media accounts, including Twitter and Instagram. “BOOM checks in! Ahmedabad to Mumbai by road. #OneFamily @jaspritb1,” Mumbai Indians captioned their post. The pictures depicted Bumrah following complete safety guidelines with his face covered in a mask.
While fans loved Mumbai Indians post, Mumbai Indians Captain Rohit Sharma’s wife Ritika Sajdeh found a rather funny angle to the pictures & commented, “HahHah Okay @jaspritb1 we’re going to have to work on your behind the mask smile”.
Jasprit like his teammates who have already started their training is expected to hit the ground running in Mumbai before flying to the UAE for the 13th edition of the IPL. After spending time at home during several months of lockdown, Mumbai Indians Captain Rohit Sharma has started their preparations for the cash-rich league.
Mumbai Indians are the most successful team in IPL with four titles registered on their name. Last year the franchise defeated CSK by one run to win their fourth IPL title. Bumrah is an integral part of Mumbai Indians group of players & has been leading their fast bowling attack for several years from now.
Jasprit has played 16 matches for the franchise last year & fetched 19 wickets with an economy rate of 6.63 runs per over. In fact, he has picked 15 more wickets in each of last four seasons which makes him one of the most consistent performers for his side.