Rohit Sharma welcomed Jimmy Neesham, Adam Milne and Trent Boult after a seven-day quarantine period.© BCCI / IPL
Skipper of reigning Mumbai Indian champions Rohit Sharma has expressed his excitement to welcome the New Zealand trio of Jimmy Neesham, Adam Milne and Trent Boult after the end of their seven-day quarantine period. In a video posted to the official Mumbai Indians Twitter account, Rohit spoke about the importance for New Zealand players to join the MI squad and the kind of skills each one adds to the franchise, which could be reveal influential in their attempt to win a third record. IPL trotting title.
MI’s Twitter video was captioned “Looking forward to getting started! #KhelTakaTak #OneFamily #MumbaiIndians #MI # IPL2021 @ ImRo45.”
– Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) April 9, 2021
Rohit spoke of the difficulties the three players are said to have encountered regarding quarantine time in their hotel rooms. However, he added that each of them absolutely loved joining the team and training with the rest of the boys and playing the game they love so much.
“I’m sure they’re just excited to be out in the park. They’ve been quarantined for seven days and I know what it feels like when you come out on day one. It’s nice to just breathe the air. cool and get to be at the park and do what you love. I’m sure these guys feel the same, “Rohit says in the video.
“It’s good to have Jimmy Neesham for the first time in the MI squad and Adam Milne who’s been in MI before. Good to see him again too. And of course, Trent, who played a big role last season for We expect nothing less from him this year too. “
Rohit also appeared optimistic about their chances in the next IPL. He reflected on the Indian team’s good international season at home and abroad and how the confidence level was sky-high after putting in some impressive performances.
“The feeling in the camp is absolutely electric and upbeat. It’s the start of the new season, we all know that, and the guys are really excited to start. We have some good faces in the squad as well, which is exciting. IPL is always an exciting time and just played a lot of cricket too. So I can’t wait to start, pretty exciting. I think it’s going to be a good year too. Hope we can do good things, we can continue from where we started in Dubai, ”he said.
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