Mumbai Indians is the most successful team in the Indian Premier League (IPL). With the likes of Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah and Kieron Pollard among others, they have always had match-winners in their ranks. They won the most number of IPL titles with a record five trophies so far.
Mumbai Indians won their first IPL title in 2013 by beating Chennai Super Kings in the final. They went on to win four more titles in 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2020. The team is led by Rohit Sharma, who has also captained them to all five titles. Mumbai Indians are among the most followed and top teams in the IPL. They have played six IPL finals, the second most by any team.
However, Mumbai Indians failed to make the play-offs in the 2021 edition where they finished fifth. They will be eager to turn things around in IPL 2022. Rohit will continue to lead the side. They have also retained Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard and Jasprit Bumrah before the IPL 2022 Mega Auctions.
Who is the Owner of Mumbai Indians (MI) Team?
Founded in 2008, Mumbai Indians team is owned by Reliance Industries. India’s biggest conglomerate thus owns the most successful IPL team. Reliance Industries own Mumbai Indians through its 100 percent subsidiary IndiaWin Sports. The Mumbai franchise was sold to Reliance Industries (RIL) for $111.9 million, making it the most expensive team to be sold in the IPL. Mukesh Ambani owned RIL acquired the rights of the franchise.
Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) is an Indian multinational conglomerate company with its headquarters in Mumbai. Reliance is one of India’s most profitable companies as well. It also the largest company in India as measured by revenue.
Therefore, Mukesh Ambani and his wife Nita Ambani, owners of Reliance Industries Limited, own the Mumbai Indians franchise in the IPL.
What’s the Brand Value for Mumbai Indians (MI) in IPL?
MI is the most valuable team in the IPL. After lifting their fifth IPL title in 2020, the team’s brand value is valued at Rs 761 crore. They remain at the top of the list despite taking a hit of 5.9% from last year.
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Mumbai Indians Team FAQ’s
- MI Owner Name
Reliance Industries Ltd.
- MI Squad 2021
Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Anmolpreet Singh, Chris Lynn, Saurabh Tiwary, Anukul Roy, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, James Neesham, Kieron Pollard, Arjun Tendulkar, Marco Jansen, Piyush Chawla, Roosh Kalaria, Quinton De Kock, Ishan Kishan, Aditya Tare, Jayant Yadav, Yudhvir Singh, Adam Milne, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jasprit Bumrah, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult.
- MI Retained Players
Rohit Sharma (16 Cr), Jasprit Bumrah (12 Cr), Suryakumar Yadav (8 Cr), Kieron Pollard (6 Cr)
- MI remaining purse value
INR 48 crores
- MI Full Form
- MI Jersey
MI wear a Blue and Gold Jersey.
- How Many times MI won IPL?
MI have won the IPL five times. They have won the tournament in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2020. They have also played the finals six times in the history of the league.
- MI Followers
MI team has one of the biggest fan following among all IPL teams:
YouTube – 1.4M Subscribers
Twitter – 7.1M Followers
Instagram – 8.3M Followers
Facebook – 13M Followers