Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper heaped praise on Suryakumar Yadav’s batting in the 57-run win over Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday.
Suryakumar scored a career-best unbeaten 79 off 47 balls to take MI to 193. “It was coming [for SKY],” said Rohit. “I spoke to him today before the match. He was batting really well all these games. It was all about shotmaking – today his shotmaking was perfect. All the innovative shots at the end came in handy.”
Mumbai became the first team in IPL history to score over 190 runs in five successive matches.
“We strive to play with power. We’ve got quality in this squad. We’e given confidence to each on of them because we know they’re very talented,” said Rohit.
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