Mumbai Indians Team, Players, Schedule for IPL 2023

Mumbai Indians Team is the most popular team in IPL. Mumbai Indians won five titles of IPL under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma. MI is a two-time defending champion in the Indian Premier League. Mumbai Indians become the first-ever team to play 200 IPL Matches. In 2017 MI became the first franchise to cross the $100 million mark in brand value between the franchises of IPL. In 2019, the brand value of Mumbai Indians is evaluated to be around $115 million.


Mumbai Indians Team


Mumbai Indians Teams Franchise History

The Mumbai Indians are franchise cricket teams based in Mumbai, Maharashtra. In 2008 the BCCI expose the owners of 8 cities-based franchises. The Mumbai franchise was sold to Reliance Industries Ltd for $111.9 million.  Team Mumbai Indians are the most expensive team in the league. In IPL 8 different teams play the IPL tournament. But some teams face issues in IPL like termination. You can get all details about the IPL team. Check the Sunrisers Hyderabad Team & Punjab Kings team to know the history of these teams.

 Mumbai Indians Team Performance

Mumbai Indian is the only team who win the IPL titles five times. MI wins 5 times IPL Trophy and the Champions League Trophy 2 times. In 2011, MI won the Champions League T20 after beating RCB by 31 runs in the final. In 2013 the team won second time by defeating Chennai Super Kings by 23 runs in the final. After that, Mumbai Indians defeated Rajasthan Royals by 33 runs to win its second Champion League T20 title later that year.

Mumbai Indians defeated the Chennai Super Kings by 41 runs to win their second IPL title on 24 May 2015 in the final and became the third team to win more than 1 IPL title. On 21st May 2017 MI won their third title by defeating the Rising Pune Supergiant by 1 run. While playing the tournament, they won their 100th T20.

In 2019 they repeated the same thing as they won a record-breaking fourth IPL title, by beating Chennai Super Kings by just 1 run on 12 May 2019 in the IPL final. In 2020 Mumbai Indians defeated Delhi Capitals by 5 wickets in the IPL and wins the fifth title of the Indian Premier League.

Team Identity

Mumbai Indians Team Logo

The team logo is the Sudarshan Chakra. In the logo of Mumbai Indians, there is a Razor, the saffron, green and white colours represent the razor in the logo and the blue colour represented Mumbai Indians Jersey. As initially the name of the team was supposed to be Mumbai Razor before but Sachin Tendulkar suggested Mumbai Indians.

Mumbai Indians Team Jersey

The team jersey colour is blue with golden lines. The team jersey was the same in 2008 and 2009 with Idea as the principal sponsor.

In 2010, a new jersey with golden strips was displayed. In 2011 Jersey used Hero Honda as the main sponsor and the 2011 jersey also has 3 gold lines going towards the back on the side of the jersey. The jersey was made by Adidas from the start of IPL in 2008 to 2014. In 2015, Performax, an in-house brand of Reliance Trends, replaced Adidas as the kit manufacturer.

Theme Song of Mumbai Indians Team

The theme song of Mumbai Indians is

“Duniya Hila Dein Gy”

and a fan of MI made a title song

“Akka Mumbai Khelega”.

 Mumbai Indians Team Past Performance from 2008 – 2012

The IPL has four players as Icon players. Sachin Tendulkar was named Mumbai Indians Icon player. The first match was a five-wicket defeat to the Royal Challengers Bangalore on 24 April 2008 at the Wankhede. Mumbai suffered three last overs defeated in the next three games, including two off, the last ball before winning their last league match.

Mumbai Indians finished fifth in the points table with 7 wins and 7 losses and they missed out semifinal spot by one point. The season of 2009 was played in South Africa due to the gubernatorial election and they did not provide security for IPL. In 2009 Mumbai Indians played against RCB and Delhi Daredevils.

After winning their opening match against Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai struggled for the best performance during the season. With only five wins from 14 matches, Mumbai takes seventh place in the league table. In 2010 they qualify for the Champions League T20 Where they were eliminated in the group stage with two wins and two defeats in four matches.

In 2011 with the addition of 2 new teams to the IPL, the IPL governing council declared that each franchise retains a maximum of four players in its squad. Mumbai Qualify for the 2011 Champions League T20 held in India. In 2012 MI gained direct qualification to the Champion League T20 in South Africa, along with the three IPL teams that finished at the top that season.

Team Past Performance from 2013 – 2020

Mumbai placed in Group B was winless in the tournament with three defeats. In 2013 they had quite a slow start which saw them having to win their final match of the league stage against Perth Scorchers by a margin; they did it through the combined efforts of Nathan Coulter-Nile, and Dwayne Smith, and Rohit Sharma. Mumbai posted 202/6 and won the match comfortably by 33 runs. In 2014 they ended this season with a bad performance.

Kolkata Knight Riders won the last match of the season easily by 6 wickets. In 2015 they won their second IPL title defeated by Chennai Super Kings by 41 runs. In 2016 they finished their season with the fifth spot in the league table. IPL 2017, they finished at the top of the points table, winning 10 out of 14 matches.

They also won the trophy in 2017 after beating Rising Pune Supergiant. They win their third title of IPL. In IPL 2018 Mumbai Indians finished at the fifth spot after winning 6 and losing 8 matches.  Mumbai Indians played against Chennai Super Kings in the final of Vivo IPL 2019, where they defeated CSK by 1 run and become champions for the record 4th time.

In 2020, the matches were played in Dubai because of Covid-19 in India. Mumbai Indians were underrated due to their records in the UAE and due to a superstition of winning titles in odd years. But they broke all those talks, to win IPL’s 5th title in 2020. In 2021 they lose most matches due to their lower middle.

Mumbai Indians Team Biggest Records In IPL

Bein a cricket lover you know well which team won the IPL Trophy most time. The current brand value of MI is 80 Million Dollars which is the highest of every team in IPL. Yes, MI is the only team that won the IPL trophy 5 times. MI is the most successful team in IPL history. But did you know about the records of MI? We list here some biggest records of the MI team.

Most Matches Played In IPL

Rohit Sharma is the captain of the MI team. He is the successful captain of MI. Rohit Sharma is the only player of MI who played 152 matches for his team which is the most matches played by an MI player in IPL history.

Most Catches

Caron Pollard is the player of MI who takes 82 catches for his team. It is a record by a player of MI who takes the most catches for his team.

Most Ducks

Harbajan Singh is the only player of MI who takes 12 Ducks. He was out 12 times without making any score for his team.

Lowest Team Score

Mumbai Indians made 87 runs in 18.5 overs against Kings 11 Punjab which was the lowest score by the Mumbai Indians team in IPL history.

Highest Team Score

Mumbai Indians made 223 runs with the loss of 6 wickets against Kings 11 Punjab which is the highest score of MI against any team.

Successful Captain

Rohit Sharma is the successful captain of the Mumbai Indians team. He captained the MI team in 109 matches of IPL. In all these matches he won 64 matches and lost 43 matches. His Strike rate for winning matches is 59.43.

Most Sixes

Caron Pollard hits 176 sixes in 148 matches of 135 innings. He made a record for MI to hit most sixes in IPL history.

Most Fifties

Rohit Sharma is one the most promising batsman in Indian history, the only Indian player who has made 3 double centuries in ODI for India which are as follows

  • 209 vs Australia in the year 2013
  • 264 vs Sri Lanka in the cricketing year 2014
  • 208 (Not Out) against Sri Lanka in the calendar year of 2017

This makes Rohit the most promising batsman in the history of cricket and the only man on planet earth to do so, he doesn’t seem human, he is a run-making machine. Mr Sharma has scored astonishing 28 half-centuries for the Mumbai team in IPL. And these are the highest fifties of any batsman for his team in IPL history.

Highest Strike Rate

Hardik Pandiya is batting for MI with the highest strike rate. He played 66 matches of 61 innings and made 1068 runs with a 154.78 strike rate. Which is the highest strike rate of a player for his team in IPL.

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