Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma surprised everyone when he came out to lead the side against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Tuesday only hours after BCCI president Sourav Ganguly stated the India opener’s omission from the Australia tour was due to the possibility of recurrence of his hamstring tear.
Rohit, later in a post-match interview, even went on to confirm that he has completely recovered from the injury he picked up during Mumbai’s Super Over loss to Kings XI Punjab on October 18.
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“I was happy to be back. It’s been a while. I’m looking forward to play a few more games here. Let’s see what happens. It [hamstring] is absolutely fine,” he said, before going on to add how the side’s defeat against David Warner and Co. was probably the worst of the season.
“Not the day we want to remember. This is probably our worst performance of the season. We wanted to try out a few…