In a video released by MI on their social media handles, Jasprit Bumrah’s athletic catch impressed Rohit Sharma during a practice session ahead of the team’s IPL 2024 opener.

Mumbai Indians (MI) fans got a delightful sneak peek into the team’s net practice session ahead of their IPL 2024 opener against Gujarat Titans (GT).

A video shared on the official MI social media channels captured an impressive display of athleticism by Jasprit Bumrah, which earned him praise from Rohit Sharma. Watch the video below:

The video offered a glimpse into the focused preparation underway at the MI camp. The clip showcased Rohit Sharma, Bumrah, and Shams Mulani engaged in a catching drill. During the session, Bumrah took an impressive half-diving catch by extending his right arm. The exceptional effort drew a round of applause from Rohit Sharma, who acknowledged Bumrah’s brilliance with a clap and a smile.

Since his IPL debut in 2013, Bumrah has gone on to play 120 matches and amassed a total of 145 wickets, while the former MI skipper, Rohit, played 243 matches, boasting a total score of 6211 runs. As both Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah are coming off a successful Test series win against England, MI fans will be eagerly waiting for a successful season opener.

The opening match against GT is scheduled for March 24th at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, and both Sharma and Bumrah seem determined to bag the first win, adding more numbers to their stats.

Last Updated on March 23, 2024