India defeated England in the third ODI by seven runs on Sunday to clinch the three-match series 2-1. Rohit, the India vice-captain, was in tremendous form during the England series (Test, T20I, ODI) and has now joined the Mumbai Indians squad for the upcoming IPL.
The official Twitter handle of Mumbai Indians posted a video in which Rohit can be seen arriving in Mumbai.
🙁 Where is RO ➡️ Here we GO! 😎#OneFamily #MumbaiIndians #IPL2021 @ImRo45 https://t.co/epbgkGM3at https://t.co/GCVeKrKr3P
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) 1617008940000
Earlier in the day, Pandya brothers (Hardik and Krunal), and Suryakumar Yadav linked up with the Mumbai Indians squad.
The boys have come home! 💙Hardik, Surya and Krunal checked in at the @RenaissanceMum last night ✅#OneFamily… https://t.co/GH1z3BOPLP
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) 1616996764000
“Firstly really happy and very proud to represent India. It was always my dream to play for the country. It feels great and I was really happy to be part of such an amazing unit. And now, that role is over and I am back to my Mumbai Indians family. Looking ahead to unbelievable times ahead,” said Suryakumar in a video posted on the official Twitter handle of Mumbai Indians.
Pune ➡️ Mumbai and our boys have arrived at the @RenaissanceMum! 💙Drop a 🔥 if you can’t wait to see them in actio… https://t.co/x25h7u1VqM
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) 1616992786000
The IPL 2021 will kick off from April 9 and in the tournament opener, defending champions Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will be locking horns at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
In the three ODIs against England, Rohit scored 90 runs.
Suryakumar made his India debut in the T20I series against England and went on to play two quality knocks in the fourth and fifth T20I. He was also picked in the ODI squad, but he did not get a game.
Hardik played a knock of 64 runs in the third ODI, while Krunal scored a fifty on his ODI debut in the first match of the three-game series.