Mumbai: In this IPL season, Rohit Sharma will open the batting of is team, the Mumbai Indians. Sri Lanka's former captain Kumar Sangakkara and New Zealand's all-rounder Scott Styris welcomed the decision.
Captain Rohit Sharma had earlier announced that he will be the opener in all the matches. "Rohit Sharma should open the innings. That gives Mumbai Indians the best opportunity of scoring big runs and winning the games", said Sangakkara.