Mumbai Indians are the most successful franchise in the history of India’s premier T20 competition. The MI franchise struggled to produce a spark in the first couple of seasons before they made it to their first-ever IPL final but lost to CSK.
Ever since Rohit Sharma took charge as captain in IPL 2013, MI went on to win the title in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2020. They decorated their rich trophy cabinet with five trophies. Case in point, some batsmen made their active presence count and scored runs quite consistently.
The ones who went about their business and essayed more runs for the team became the most successful players. In this listicle, let’s learn more about the six players who scored the most runs for Mumbai Indians in the IPL.
1. Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma is the most successful IPL captain with five titles. Besides that, he is also the leading run-scorer for Mumbai Indians with 5028 runs. Overall, he scored 6203 runs including 1 century and 42 half-centuries.
2. Kieron Pollard
Kieron Pollard was one of the important pillars of Mumbai Indians’ history. He is the second leading run-scorer for Mumbai Indians in the IPL with 3412 runs. He has hammered as many as 16 half-centuries and maintained a surreal strike rate of 147.13.
3. Suryakumar Yadav
Suryakumar Yadav is one of the best T20 batters among the active cricketers. The flamboyant batsman is the third leading run-scorer for Mumbai Indians with 2457 runs. Overall, he scored 3188 runs including 1 century and 20 half-centuries.
4. Ambati Rayudu
Ambati Rayudu kick-started his IPL career at Mumbai Indians and became one of the vital middle-order batsmen in most of the seasons. He scored 2416 runs for the MI franchise. Overall, he scored 4329 runs including 1 ton and 22 fifties.
5. Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar’s contribution to Mumbai Indians shall never be forgotten. The Master Blaster scored 2334 runs including 1 century and 13 half-centuries.
6. Ishan Kishan
Ishan Kishan recently completed the milestone of 2000 runs for Mumbai Indians and is the sixth player to achieve the feat for MI. Overall, he scored 2324 runs including 15 half-centuries.
Updated as of May 25, 2023*