Other than Malinga, MI have launched Kiwi fast Mitchell McClenaghan, Australian pacers Nathan Coulter-Nile and James Pattinson, Guyanese all-rounder Sherfane Rutherford, uncapped leg-spinner Prince Balwant Rai and quick bowler Digvijay Deshmukh from their squad. MI, who gained a document fifth title in 2020, now have 18 gamers of their squad with seven spots open which might be stuffed within the IPL mini-auction, more likely to be held on February 11.
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MI can now go and decide as many as 4 abroad gamers for the subsequent season. The IPL giants have retained their core, which has enabled them to carry the IPL trophy in back-to-back seasons.
Having launched Malinga, Pattinson, Coulter-Nile and McClenaghan, MI will look to strengthen their bowling within the upcoming IPL public sale.
Batsmen: Rohit Sharma, Quinton de Kock (WK), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan (WK), Chris Lynn, Anmolpreet Singh, Saurabh Tiwary, Aditya Tare (WK).
All-rounders: Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Anukul Roy
Bowlers: Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult, Rahul Chahar, Jayant Yadav, Dhawal Kulkarni, Mohsin Khan
Launched gamers: Lasith Malinga, Mitch McClenaghan, James Pattinson, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Sherfane Rutherford, Prince Balwant Rai, Digivijay Deshmukh.