new Delhi: IPL 2021 (IPL 2021) started with a very exciting match. RCB, captained by Virat Kohli, defeated the 5-time champion Mumbai Indians by 2 wickets. In this match, Mumbai batting first gave RCB a target of 160 runs, which RCB achieved on the last ball. Although despite losing in the first match, Mumbai captain Rohit Sharma has not shown much effect.
‘Necessary to win the championship not the match’
Rohit Sharma said after the match, ‘It is important to win the championship, not the first match. It was a very good match. We did not let them win easily. Although we were not happy with our score. We scored 20 runs. We made some mistakes but it happens. We have to forget them and move on. The pitch was not easy to bat on and we have to think about it in the next few matches.
Mumbai lost the first match again
The team of Mumbai Indians has lost their first match once again. Let me tell you that Mumbai has not won their first match in any IPL since 2013. The last time Mumbai won their first IPL match was in 2012 against Chennai Super Kings. The special thing is that ever since Mumbai started losing their first match, this team has also started winning the IPL title continuously.
Mumbai is a 5-time champion
Mumbai Indians is the most successful team in the history of IPL. This team of Rohit Sharma has won the IPL title 5 times at most. Mumbai has won IPL titles in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2020. Apart from this, Mumbai has also played the final of IPL in 2010, but there they had to lose to CSK.