Current Indian premier league champion Mumbai Indians has released spinner Mayank Markande and Sign West Indian player Sherfane Rutherford for the upcoming season of IPL. Sherfane Rutherford played for Delhi capitals in IPL 2019. Mumbai Indians won the IPL title fourth time to beat Chennai super kings in the Finals.
“We wish Mayank the very best for his future. He is a brilliant talent, and we were fortunate to have spotted and nurtured him early. It is a difficult decision for us, but we are releasing him for better cricketing prospects and know that he is on the cusp of emerging as yet another shining star of Indian cricket. He will always be a part of the Mumbai Indians family,” said Akash Ambani, the owner of Mumbai Indians.
🚨 Official: MI complete trade with DC as Sherfane Rutherford replaces @MarkandeMayank!
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) July 31, 2019
“I am excited to welcome the talented Sherfane into our family. He has impressed us with his all-round skills and match-winning attitude. His exploits across the world at such an early stage of his career have been impressive, and we believe he finds his home at MI,” added Ambani.
Sherfane Rutherford made his IPL debut in 2019 and played seven matches and scored 73 runs and took one wicket. He played outstandingly well in Carribean premier league 2019. Sherfane scored 171 runs in eight games at an average of 34.20. Mayank Markande played for Mumbai Indians in the last two season he impressed everyone by his performance during the IPL 2018. After this performance, he got India call-up.
Mumbai Indians is the only team who can win the IPL title 4 times. They won the IPL title in 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2019. Rohit Sharma is leading Mumbai Indians in the last few seasons. Mumbai Indian also won the Champion league title.