Defending champions Mumbai Indians have been training hard ahead of the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in the UAE. Meanwhile, recently Arjun Tendulkar was spotted along with the Mumbai Indians cricketers during a pool session.
The junior Tendulkar has joined that camp as a net bowler. However, this is not the first time, he has been seen in camps. Previously, Arjun had trained with the Mumbai side beside training with the Indian cricket team and England cricket team.
During the 2017 Women’s World Cup, Arjun had bowled to Team India ahead of their final against England. In the same year, he had nearly injured England batsman Jonny Bairstow with a yorker in the nets.
Meanwhile, this is the first time, we have got a glimpse of Arjun Tendulkar in the Mumbai Indians camp. Earlier, there has been no intimation from the cricketer as well as the franchise. Only after the cricketer posted a story on his social media handle Instagram.
Here is the story of Arjun Tendulkar chilling with Mumbai Indians cricketers:
Meanwhile, speaking about Arjun Tendulkar, he is yet to make his debut for Mumbai Ranji side. He earned his maiden and only India U19 call-up in 2018 but was not eligible for this year’s U-19 World Cup because of his age. Later in November in the same year, he had impressed in the Vinoo Mankad Trophy. Arjun also made a mark in the Mumbai T20 league.
Last year, Arjun Tendulkar had made it to Mumbai’s U23 side as well. Earlier this year, the selectors included the all-rounder Mumbai’s U23 Col. CK Nayudu Trophy too.
On the other hand, Mumbai Indians will begin their IPL 2020 campaign against Chennai Super Kings on September 19. They will hope to defend their title and bring back the trophy to Mumbai from the UAE.