Our seven-wicket defeat to Bangalore Royal Challengers on Saturday night was obviously disappointing but we just have to dust ourselves down, learn what we can from the loss and focus on our next challenge: a very tough game against Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday.
The beauty about this Mumbai Indians team is that we are very close. It's like a family this year with everyone united. We are all supporting each other and we're all focused on the team's goals. That is very important when you are playing in a competition like this.
The big turning point in our defeat to the Royal Challengers was that disastrous 11th over of the innings when we lost Rayudu, Sachin and Bravo, slumping from 74 for three to 76 for six. All credit to Vinay Kumar: he bowled four very tight overs and used a lot of variation. His three-wicket strike rocked us.
We'd also struggled a little bit at the start of the innings with me departing early. In our two earlier wins we’d got off to solid starts and that isRead More »from We’re all focused on the team’s goals