Piyush Chawla on MI vs RR IPL 2024

Piyush Chawla on MI vs RR: 

Ahead of his team's clash against Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL 2024) on Monday, Mumbai Indians (MI) spinner Piyush Chawla said he needs to focus on his cricket. And "external noise" has to be ignored. Currently, MI is at the bottom of the standings after losing two consecutive matches at the beginning of the season. Their first two defeats came against Gujarat Titans (GT) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). In the press conference before the match, Chawla said that the home crowd will play a big role in the upcoming match. He also asked 'loyal' MI fans to come and support him.

MI's website quoted Chawla (Piyush Chawla on MI vs RR) as saying, "We have to ignore the outside noise and just focus on our cricket. In fact, at times the crowd plays a big role and the loyal MI fans Will come and support us." The 35-year-old spinner (Piyush Chawla on Strategy vs RR) said that if the Mumbai franchise loses some early wickets, there are extra batsmen to help them in the end.

"We have also seen last year that when the team scores more than 200 runs, it gives freedom to the batsmen to play freely. Even if the team loses wickets, they have some extra batsmen and that makes it difficult for the bowlers. It happens," he added.


Mumbai Indians Team:

Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan (wicketkeeper), Naman Dheer, Tilak Verma, Hardik Pandya (captain), Tim David, Romario Shepherd, Shams Mullani, Gerald Coetzee, Piyush Chawla, Jasprit Bumrah, Quena Mafaka, Mohammad Nabi, Suryakumar. Yadav, Shreyas Gopal, Luke Wood, Vishnu Vinod, Arjun Tendulkar, Nehal Wadhera, Kumar Karthikeya, Shivalik Sharma, Anshul Kamboj, Akash Madhwal, Nuwan Thushara, Dewald Brevis.

Rajasthan Royals Team:

Yashasvi Jaiswal, Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson (WK/Captain), Ryan Parag, Ravichandran Ashwin, Dhruv Jurel, Shimron Hetmyer, Trent Boult, Yuzvendra Chahal, Sandeep Sharma, Avesh Khan, Nandre Berger, Navdeep Saini, Keshav Maharaj. , Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Rovman Powell, Tanush Kotian, Kuldeep Sen, Donovan Ferreira, Abid Mushtaq, Shubham Dubey, Kunal Singh Rathore.