Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma

IPL 2019: Rohit Sharma rested, Kieron Pollard to lead Mumbai

ANI | Updated: Apr 10, 2019 20:07 IST

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 10 (ANI): Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma has been rested ahead of the clash against Kings XI Punjab at the Wankhede Stadium on Wednesday.
Rohit had suffered a right leg muscle spasm during a training session on the eve of the match.
The Hitman has recovered significantly in past 24 hours, but as a precautionary measure, the Mumbai Indians said the team management has decided to rest him for one match as a precautionary measure.
In the absence of Rohit, Mumbai will be led by Kieron Pollard.
Mumbai have won the toss and opted to bowl against R Ashwin-led Punjab. (ANI)