Mumbai Indians Player List | IPL 2023 Top Buys & Full Squad
Mumbai Indians player list for the new season has some exciting players after the IPL 2023 auction. Cameron Green was the headline capture in the auction. Meanwhile, Australian pacer Jhye Richardson Jhye Richardson, veteran spinner Piyush Chawla, and a few uncapped players, too, were added to the MI squad. We look at the players bought by MI in the auction.
Mumbai Indians Player List – New Arrivals
Mumbai Indians broke the bank for all-rounder Cameron Green in the IPL 2023 mini auction. The franchise paid a whopping Rs 17.5 crore to secure the services of the Aussie, who was outstanding with the bat during the T20I series in India. The MI fans will be hopeful that Green will fill the void left by Kieron Pollard.
Jhye Richardson will be keen to impress in the blue jersey after a disappointing outing for Punjab Kings in the IPL 2021 season. The tall pacer’s presence is a big boost to the franchise’s fast bowling unit, which has Jasprit Bumrah and Jofra Archer, who are likely to feature in the 16th edition. The MI IPL squad features a few uncapped domestic pacers too.
The franchise roped in a couple of uncapped players too. Duan Jansen, twin brother of Marco Jansen, is an exciting player to watch out for in the 2023 season. The left-arm seamer represented St Kitts & Nevis Patriots in the Caribbean Premier League. Vishnu Vinod and Shams Mulani have been impressive in domestic cricket of late.
IPL 2023 MI – Expensive Buys
Cameron Green became the second most expensive player in the franchise history after MI splashed Rs 17.5 crore for the 23-year-old. With 118 runs at a strike rate of 214, Green was the top scorer in the three-match T20I series against India. He is an integral part of the Australia squad in all three formats.
Mumbai Indians spent Rs 1.5 crore to seal Jhye Richardson’s signature. The Aussie has plenty of T20 experience and is no stranger to Indian conditions. He has consistently performed in the Big Bash League in the last few seasons and is among four Australian players in the MI team 2023 player list.
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Mumbai Indians have built a solid squad for the 2023 season. With the likes of Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, and Dewald Brevis, they have an explosive batting line-up. The bowling department, too, is bolstered by the addition of all-rounder Cameron Green, Jhye Richardson, and Piyush Chawla.
The full Mumbai Indians players 2023 season is below:
Indian players – Rohit Sharma (captain), Vishnu Vinod, Tilak Varma, Ramandeep Singh, Raghav Goyal, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Shams Mulani, Piyush Chawla, Nehal Wadhera, Kumar Kartikeya Singh, Jasprit Bumrah, Hrithik Shokeen, Akash Madhwal, Arjun Tendulkar, Arshad Khan
Overseas players – Tristan Stubbs, Tim David, Jhye Richardson, Jofra Archer, Jason Behrendorff, Duan Jansen, Dewald Brevis, Cameron Green
MI Playing XI (probable) – Ishan Kishan, Rohit Sharma, Cameron Green, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, Tim David, Hrithik Shokeen, Kumar Kartikeya Singh, Jofra Archer, Jason Behrendorff, Jasprit Bumrah
Mumbai Indians Team 2023 – Facts & Stats
Oldest player: Rohit Sharma (35 years)
Youngest player: Dewald Brevis (19 years)
Most IPL appearances: Rohit Sharma (227 matches)
Most IPL runs: Rohit Sharma (5879 runs)
Most IPL wickets: Piyush Chawla (157 wickets)
Mumbai Indians had a forgettable 2021 and 2022 IPL campaigns. After making a record-breaking signing in the auction, are the Rohit Sharma-led MI the most dangerous team in IPL 2023?