Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya are back into the training for Mumbai Indians as IPL will kick off in UAE soon by 19th September 2021. Mumbai Indians is the most successful team in the Indian premier league and Hardik Pandya is confident about winning the 6th Title this year, which will also be their 3rd consecutive trophy.
Mumbai Indians will be facing their rivals Chennai Super Kings in the first match at UAE. While arriving in UAE for training purposes, the Pandya brothers were looking confident and spoke about the team’s chances to win the trophy this year.
“Very nice, We are feeling great. We know that it will be the same routine which we had last time. We look forward to a great season and hope to win… Not hope. We will get the third (consecutive IPL title) and the World Cup,” said Hardik Pandya.
Krunal Pandya added on how they understand the conditions of UAE well where they won the tournament last year. “Yes, we have good memories from last time. We were the champions. So, I guess that’s that. The second phase will now begin. And let’s make it three in a row,” said Krunal Pandya.
— Krunal Pandya (@krunalpandya24) August 26, 2021
Mumbai is currently standing at the 3rd position of the points table with half of the tournament remaining. They’ll be aiming for the top 2 spots so that they have better chances to win the tournament by getting 2 qualifiers match.
The new schedule is been announced and the majority of the matches will be played in Dubai International Stadium where they host 13 matches out of 31 total matches. They’ll also host 1st qualifier and the Final match. We will watch Sharjah hosting 10 games which include 1 Eliminator and Second Qualifier. The rest of the matches will be played in Abu Dhabi.
Post-IPL India will be training for T20 World Cup where they’ll try their best to win the cup after 2007.