This season of IPL 15 for Mumbai may not have been less than a nightmare, but this season has given the team a young batsman who will remain the backbone of the team's batting for many seasons to come. This time from Mumbai side, the batsman whose bat is scoring the most runs does not have any experience of international cricket, but seeing the way he is batting in the season, some are telling him the future captain of Mumbai and some others. Talking about him playing in all three formats of Team India.
Tilak has scored the most runs for Mumbai this season. He has scored 368 runs in 12 matches at an average of 40.88 and strike rate of 132.85. In this, he has played two half-centuries and his highest individual score is 61 runs. In the match played on Thursday also, he played the highest innings of 34 runs against Chennai for Mumbai. After the match, captain Rohit Sharma praised him a lot. He said that the way the pitch was playing and the way Tilak Verma has batted smoothly after the fall of the initial wicket is commendable.
He said that "Tilak has been fantastic, playing the first year, it is never easy to have such a calm mind. I think he is going to be an all-format player for India very soon. He has great technique. Very much Everything is looking bright for him and he has hunger too."
Harbhajan also praised Tilak
Former India bowler and Harbhajan Singh, who played for Mumbai, also praised him a lot. He even told Tilak the future captain of Mumbai. So much so that he said that if he was in Mumbai, he would have used Tilak in a better way and got him bowled too.