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IPL: Zaheer Khan tells why Mumbai Indians didn’t retain Hardik Pandya

With 5 wins in the IPL history, Mumbai Indians is the most successful team in IPL. The reason, Mumbai Indians is the most successful team in IPL is that it has a very strong team of great players. But due to retention policy this year, they had to let go of some of the prominent players.

The reason why Hardik Pandya was not retained is his injury.

“The retention calls usually take into consideration various aspects and angles. The debates are usually very long (laughs). It is not an easy process when you set yourself up for a big auction and say goodbye to all players with a heavy heart with whom you spent a lot of time and energy,” said Zaheer.

Zaheer however wishes him speedy recovery and expects that he would be back in full form.