Defending champion Mumbai Indians had a day in the sun and sand at their private beach at the St Regis hotel in Abu Dhabi. The session by the pristine waters, accompanied by football, helped the players unwind as well as keep their muscles activated.
Suryakumar Yadav looked the most enthusiastic footballer in the group. Skipper Rohit Sharma relaxed by the bay with wife Ritika and daughter Samaira.
All-rounder Krunal Pandya provided a virtual tour of the Mumbai team room, which has a basketball shooter, dartboard, Sony PlayStation, chess, board games, a carrom board, a table tennis table and a pool table. Pointing to the dartboard, Pandya said: “Here’s another area I guess is best suited to Boom (Jasprit Bumrah). A dartboard to practice your yorkers!”
Rabada joins the party
South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada, who picked up 25 wickets in 12 games for Delhi Capitals in the 2019…