Rohit Sharma Leads Mumbai Indians' Celebration Post IPL 2019 Triumph
Rohit Sharma continued Mumbai Indians' trend of winning the Indian Premier League (IPL) every alternate year since 2013 with a one-run win over Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the IPL 2019 final on Sunday.
With Mumbai Indians' record fourth IPL 2019 title, Rohit Sharma also became the first player in the history of the IPL to win five titles. Before leading MI to four titles, Rohit had won the 2009 IPL title with the now-defunct Deccan Chargers. All images courtesy: NDTV)
Jasprit Bumrah was the wrecker-in-chief for Mumbai Indians as he claimed 19 wickets in 14 matches. He was adjudged the Player Of The Match in the summit clash for impressive figures of 2/14.
Following the victory, Mumbai Indians set out for a champions open-top bus parade amid large fanfare in Mumbai on Monday evening. The parade was planned from Peddar Road to Trident in Nariman Point.
Mumbai Indians Director of Cricket Operations Zaheer Khan was present at the occasion with his wife Sagarika Ghatge.
Mumbai Indians are now the most successful franchise in the history of the IPL. Earlier, they were tied at three titles with CSK. However, a thrilling last-ball victory in Hyderabad ensured Mumbai Indians win their fourth title.