The Indian Premier League is again with its 14th version. This time, the event will probably be held in India after BCCI determined to carry the 2020 version in UAE as a result of coronavirus pandemic. Defending champions Mumbai Indians will tackle Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore within the opening match of the 2021 version of the IPL.
A number of sides will once more be vying for the IPL title this yr however the favourites once more look to be five-time champions Mumbai Indians. The Rohit Sharma-led aspect have been dominant within the final two years and have grabbed the title in two successive seasons.
Former India spinner Pragyan Ojha additionally believes that MI seem like a ‘full aspect’ earlier than IPL 2021. Nevertheless, Ojha cautioned that MI shouldn’t get overconfident of their quest to clinch their third successive title.
“MI seems to be an entire aspect, they have not modified a lot previously couple of years. Even within the public sale this yr they have been on the lookout for replacements.