Gautam Gambhir has credited Mumbai Indians ascendancy to the fact that the franchise has not dodge away from making the tough calls when it needed.After making it to just one final in the first five editions, MI’s fortunes changed significantly after they appointed Rohit Sharma the captain midway through the Indian Premier League 2013, which Gambhir reckons was a tough call to make.Gambhir said the reason MI has become a strong Indian Premier League side is because the management has always been able to differentiate between emotional and practical calls.who will win.
“They don’t take emotional decisions. They take practical decisions and in sports, when you’re making a strong decision, there shouldn’t be any place for emotions,” Gambhir said on the Cricket Connected Show on Star Sports.After making it to just one final in the first five editions, MI’s fortunes changed significantly after they appointed Rohit Sharma the captain midway through the Indian Premier League 2013, which Gambhir reckons was a tough call to make. And ever since, MI have won the Indian Premier League trophy every alternate year. Under Rohit, MI lifted their maiden Indian Premier League title in 2013, followed by triumphant campaigns in 2015, 2017 and 2019.Today match prediction
“If you see, dropping Ricky Ponting as a captain, giving it to Rohit Sharma,” Gambhir expressed. “Plus, I think their scouts have been absolutely phenomenal. Picking Jasprit Bumrah from nowhere, picking Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya from nowhere. We don’t give enough credit to the scouts. Look at what they’ve achieved. Look at their squad… I think theirs is the strongest squad that’s ever been in any Indian Premier League so far.”Gambhir added a special mention for the talent acquisition team of the franchise for finding terrific players such as Jasprit Bumrah and the Pandya brothers, and nurturing them into the world beaters that they are today.who will win