Before many of the foreign participants, Bangladesh cutter master Mustafizur Rahman has checked in to Mumbai to be the part of this years’ Indian Premier League (IPL). He has received hearty welcome from his new team members of Mumbai Indians.
After his arrival, the official twitter of Mumbai Indians said, “Mustafizur Rahman arrived with a bag full of strategies.”
On Monday, Mustafizur joined in the practice sessions with other Mumbai Indians’ mates at the Wankhede Stadium. A caption of the session was revealed in the social media account of Mumbai Indians under the picture of Mustafizur Rahman and Jasprit Bumrah entitled ‘Bum+Fizz’.
A short video was uploaded in the social media account of Mumbai Indians’ account capturing the moments of Mustafizur’s arrival in Mumbai with few words from Fizz himself where he said, “First year, new team. Feels really good. And I wish this feeling keeps on increasing.”
The official Facebook account of Mumbai Indians also merrily said, “Lets’ teach the Bangla superstar some Hindi, shall we?”
Watch the video here-
Previously in 2016 and 2017, Mustafizur Rahman played for Sunrisers Hyderabad under the captaincy of David Warner.
In 2018 auction, defending champion Mumbai Indians bought Fizz for RS 2.2 crore where he will play under Rohit Sharma.
Defending champion Mumbai Indians will face Chennai Super Kings in the opening match of Vivo IPL 2018.
22 year old Mustafizur Rahman played 63 T20I matches so far and claimed 78 wickets with an economy rate of 6.94.