Good news for the Mumbai Indians supporters! Former Australian Cricket Great also skipper Ricky Ponting will lead the IPL team Mumbai Indians. A source confirmed that, in IPL sixth edition Ponting will lead the Mumbai Indians, and the owner of Mumbai Indians bought the former Australian Skipper for four lacks USD. From the auction in Chennai Mukesh Ambani has bought the Australian Great, he will lead the Mumbai Indian team now which has some glowing starts like Sachin Tendulkar, Harbhajan Singh.
However, Tendulkar said that, he is happy with this decision, The chief Mentor of this MI team Anil Kumble exposed the news in a media discharge that, the decision was taken jointly by Sachin as well as kumble himself.
Kumble also added, Ponting is no doubt qualified and has huge experience to lead competitive and high profile side like Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League.
Ricky was also a successful skipper as well as led such a team which is full of talent and he has also lead a team which was consist of many high profile stars, so, Sachin and Kumble think that, Ricky has the ability to lead the MI team quite successfully.
The owner of the MI Mukesh Ambani added, Ricky Ponting will be a great addition of the Mumbai Indians, The first match of the MI will be against the RCB on April 4. So, Hope for the best for MI supporters!