After two back-to-back disappointing season, Mumbai Indians will turn to Australia all-rounder Cameron Green for a reversal of fortunes. Green was signed for a whopping INR 17.50 crore - second-most in IPL - and will have the big shoes of Kieron Pollard, who retired from IPL last month - to fill. Among other notable appointments were fast-bowler Jhye Richardson (injured) and veteran spinner Piyush Chawla, who will bring experience in a fledgling spin department.
MI PROBABLE PLAYING XI: Rohit Sharma (c), Ishan Kishan (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, Tim David, Cameron Green, Jofra Archer, Arshad Khan, Kumar Kartikeya, Hrithik Shokeen, Jason Behrendorff.
Wicketkeepers: Ishan Kishan, Tristan Stubbs (SA), Vishnu Vinod.
Batters: Rohit Sharma, Tim David (AUS), Ramandeep Singh, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, Dewald Brevis (SA).
All-rounders: Nehal Wadhera, Shams Mulani, Duan Jansen (SA), Cameron Green (AUS).
Bowlers: Jofra Archer (ENG), Arshad Khan, Jason Behrendorff (AUS), Kumar Kartikeya, Akash Madhwal, Hrithik Shokeen, Arjun Tendulkar, Raghav Goyal, Piyush Chawla.
Injured: Jasprit Bumrah, Jhye Richardson (AUS).
(Names in bold indicate players bought at IPL 2023 Auction)
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