Lots of people seem to think he should, but they're wrong to mix success in international cricket with success in league T20
They have grown more formidable by the season, and this year they were well-nigh unstoppable. How did they get so far ahead of the pack?
- 'India's loss if Rohit Sharma isn't made white-ball captain' - Gautam Gambhir
- Rohit Sharma: 'We said at the start we want to make winning a habit'
- What they said: Jasprit Bumrah, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Pandya brothers react to Mumbai's fifth title win
- Mumbai Indians the best T20 franchise in the world? Kieron Pollard thinks so
South Africa's batsmen outperform bowlers, Australians below par, and Rashid flies high
The numbers paint a picture of a team far ahead of the rest of the pack - and not just in this edition
A look at some of the trends and patterns of IPL 2020 through numbers
Suggests possibility of split-captaincy, with Kohli continuing to lead in Tests.
Anything less than a win would have been almost unfair to their excellence this season
"We were right on the money from ball one when we started; till today, we never looked back"
What they said: Jasprit Bumrah, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Pandya brothers react to Mumbai's fifth title win
Players hail Mumbai's 'hunger' and the support staff for their success
"The way we plan, each and every box is ticked... the openers, middle-order batsmen, finishers, death bowlers"
Fifties from Pant and Iyer weren't enough to prevent Mumbai from completing a 4-0 whitewash of the Capitals
And did the defending champions miss a trick by not bowling Bumrah when Pant came in?
ESPNcricinfo's updates from the IPL 2020 final
Can Iyer strike quickly and will Mumbai Indians get a chance to bat first?
And who holds the record for the most wicketkeeping dismissals in the IPL?
Mumbai Indians captain says Trent Boult on the road to recovery; Hardik Pandya still not comfortable bowling
Most runs, most wickets, and a lot more
ISL Musings: King Habas, boring BFC and the rise of the underdogs
Our first thoughts on what has been a pretty exciting first week to ISL 2020-21.
Matchday 5 preview: Man United vs. PSG is a huge game
In a potentially decisive midweek, Man United and Liverpool will advance with draws, but respective opponents PSG and Ajax need wins. Meanwhile, Real Madrid can complete a great escape.