Suryakumar Yadav feels that Rohit Sharma is a very fun guy to be around, which is a very good point about the Mumbai Indians skipper. Suryakumar Yadav is part of the Mumbai Indians franchise in the Indian Premier League for the last three editions. Rohit Sharma is the skipper of Mumbai Indians since IPL 2013. Hence, both the players have spent quite a long time in the dressing room so far.
For Mumbai Indians, Rohit Sharma has done a commendable job as a skipper. Mumbai Indians is the most successful team in the Indian Premier League with record 5 titles. Mumbai Indians won their first title in IPL 2013 under the leadership of Rohit Sharma.
Rohit Sharma Is Very Different Off The Field
While speaking to Sports Today, Suryakumar Yadav said that Rohit Sharma is very different off the field and the most perfect guy to be around.
“Off the field, he is very different, he is a very fun guy to be around. On the field, everyone has seen him how he handles the situation and how he is there for everyone but off the field, I think he is the most perfect guy to be around, he jokes around and even there he has a lot of knowledge to share to every cricketer out here. This is a very good point about him which makes him different,” Suryakumar Yadav said.
Suryakumar Yadav recently made his international debut against England in a T20I match. He grabbed the limelight by scoring a fifty in his debut match itself. Yadav also believes that Rohit Sharma is doing an amazing job for Mumbai Indians as a skipper.
“I think he has been doing an amazing job and having 5 titles with Mumbai Indians is proof of that. The result is in front of everyone”, he further said.
Suryakumar Yadav has shown great performance for Mumbai Indians in the last three editions. In 46 matches that he played for the team so far, he scored 1416 runs. In IPL 2020, the 30-year-old cricketer Yadav was the 7th highest run-scorer in the tournament with 480 runs in 16 matches. He also smashed four half-centuries.
On the other hand, Rohit Sharma is the 4th highest run-getter in the Indian Premier League with 5230 runs in 200 matches. Under Rohit Sharma’s captainship, Mumbai Indians won the IPL title two consecutive times in IPL 2020 and IPL 2019.
In IPL 2021, Mumbai Indians aim to create a record by becoming the first team to win three consecutive IPL trophies. Mumbai Indians will play the IPL 2021 opening match against Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 9, 2021.