Batting: opening is a worry for the Mumbai Indians they have some flying starts from Aditya Tare in 2014. Middle order is strong with Rohit Sharma, Corey Anderson, Ambati Rayadu and Kieron Pollard. New traded player Unmukt Chand will fill the gaps. Aaron Finch can be fixed as opener. Kieron Pollard form is another concern for them.
Bowling: Lasith Malinga is the strike bowler for them Jasprith Bumrah and Harbhajan Singh are wickets have done well with the ball in 2014. With new Players like Vinay Kumar and Abhimanyu Mithun their looks to be very balanced with Pollard and Corey Anderson as all rounders. They are expecting to lift the cup of IPL 2015.
Mumbai Indians Retained squad - Rohit Sharma, Aditya Tare, Ambati Rayudu, Corey Anderson(NZ), Harbhajan Singh, Jasprit Bumrah, Josh Hazlewood(AUS), Keiron Pollard(WI), R Vinay Kumar, Parthiv Patel, Lasith Malinga(SL), Marchant de Lange(SA), Pawan Suyal, Shreyas Gopal, Lendl Simmons(WI), Unmukt Chand
Purchased Players - Aaron Finch(AUS), Abhimanyu Mithun, Pragyan Ojha, Mitchell McClenaghan(NZ), Akshay Wakhare, Aiden Blizzard(AUS), Hardik Pandya, Siddhesh Lad, J Suchith, Nitish Rana
MI will play KKR on April 8 in IPL 8