After taking a short break for Marriage, Bumrah is back in action for the IPL 2021. Jasprit Bumrah is mostly seen hitting ‘yorkers’ in the Mumbai Indians net session. But this time he seems to surprise his fans by displaying his heroics with bat. India’s spearhead might bat for Mumbai Indians in the upcoming IPL season which is evident from his latest post.
On Tuesday, Bumrah shared pictures of him padded up & having a chat with Australian batsman Chris Lynn. Jasprit Bumrah captioned the post as, “Smiling and prepping”. Jasprit Bumrah was batting in India’s test series against Australia. So if he displays his heroics with the bat in the IPL 2021 then it will be a treat for his fans.
Jasprit Bumrah was last seen in action in the Test series against England. After that, he took a leave from BCCI to get married to TV presenter Sanjana Ganesan. Jasprit Bumrah is one of the crucial players for Mumbai Indians since he made his debut for MI in the year 2013. It was because of Bumrah’s heroics with the ball that Mumbai Indians won the IPL title for the fifth time in 2013.
Jasprit Bumrah took 27 wickets in 15 matches last year & finished second in the race for the Purple Cap. He was just three wickets short of Kagiso Rabada’s 30 wickets count in the IPL 2020. Bumrah has played 92 matches for Mumbai Indians & claimed 109 wickets. Mumbai Indians will be aiming to create history this year by becoming the first franchise to win the IPL title for three consecutive years. Mumbai Indians will start their campaign against Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 9 in Chennai.