Mitchell McClenaghan has won the heart of fans after his recent tweet about Lasith Malinga. The Sri Lankan pacer and New Zealand pacer are the teammates in Abu Dhabi T10 League as well as Indian Premier League. Both the pacers play for Maratha Arabians and Mumbai Indians.
Coincidently, the two franchises of the different league are the defending Champions of 2019 titles. On Monday, the New Zealander posted the picture on Twitter of celebrating the wins of T10 League and IPL. He captioned it with “Who’s next”.
I’m happy to sit a close second to that absolute genius – Mitchell McClenaghan
A Mumbai Indians fan appealed Mitchell McClenaghan to become the best bowler and surpass Lasith Malinga. He very confidently replied that nobody can surpass the Sri Lankan pacer.
I’m happy to sit a close second to that absolute genius – no one is allowed to be better than Malinga!
Mitchell McClenaghan joined the Mumbai Indians in 2015 and since then, he has played 56 matches for the team. In total, the Kiwi pacer has picked 71 wickets because of his commendable performance in 2019 edition, the player has been retained by the team for IPL 2020 edition.
He played a crucial part for Mumbai Indians and picked important wickets. In Abu Dhabi T10 League, he also showcased his ability to give the breakthrough to his team.