Chennai: Mumbai Indians have told on Thursday that Piyush Chawla’s skill will not only help in dealing with the stressful situation in IPL 2021. With this, his experience will prove beneficial for the young spinners in the team.
Mumbai team bought this year
The 5-time IPL Champion Mumbai Indians franchise has strengthened its spin department by including 32-year-old Piyush Chawla in the team in the IPL Auction 2021 auction.
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Rohit praised Chawla
Rohit Sharma (Rohit Sharma), who gave the team the record title while captaining the Mumbai Indians, posted on the team’s official Twitter handle, ‘I have played with Piyush since the days of Under-19. And I know that he is a very attacking bowler that we wanted in our spin bowling department.
‘Mumbai will benefit from Chawla’
‘Hitman’ Rohit Sharma said, ‘It was good to include him in his team, who is one of the highest wicket-taking bowlers in the IPL. He has played a lot of matches in the IPL. He knows formats, rivals and players.
“With his experience, I’m sure he’ll be able to mentor all these spinners we have in the squad.” – @ImZaheer
– Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) April 8, 2021
Chawla is proud to be in Mumbai team
Piyush Chawla said that it was fantastic to be picked by Mumbai Indians. The 32-year-old said, “I am very happy and excited because you want to be a part of the team that is the defending champion and who has done so brilliantly in the IPL, so it is really good.”
Zaheer Khan is also a champion of Chawla
Mumbai team’s director of cricket operations Zaheer Khan said that Chawla’s experience would also help young Rahul Chahar. Zaheer said, ‘We value his experience very high. We also have Rahul Chahar in the team, who is a young talent. Piyush Chawla’s experience will definitely help him.