Mentored by former India pacer Irfan Pathan, he was termed as the next big thing for the Indian cricket because of his ability to bowl fast despite being only 17.
Having served the ensuing ban, the star all-rounder pummelled 402 runs in 15 innings in the IPL at a staggering strike rate of 191.42, and the highest score of 91.
Arrest 30 accused during raids in Krishna, West Godavari districts
During the team cheer in the dressing room after the game on Sunday night, Nita Ambani thanked son Akash for gifting her a win in the final of the IPL.
With the noise settling down and the feeling of being the champions sinking in, Rohit took the boys down to May 20, 2018.
The victory parade of close to six kilometers will see the Mumbai Indians players sharing their joy with the fans who are an integral part of the MI family.
For Level 1 breaches of the IPL Code of Conduct, the Match Referee Javagal Srinath's decision was final and binding.
The police, who caught some of the touts, questioned them about their transactions.
Just as Bravo got into his stride to bowl the fourth delivery, Pollard, in a mock gesture, left the stumps open and kept walking towards the side of the crease.
Initially, it was CSK which had an edge but Mumbai Indians came back in middle overs.
CSK needed nine runs off the last over but the experienced Lankan paceman Malinga kept his nerve to concede eight.
Harbhajan wrote on his Twitter handle that the food was undercooked and no one took his calls at the reception.
Having a squad of match-winners is reason for consistent success: Mumbai Indians coach Mahela Jayawardene
While leggie Mayank Markande did well for them last year, they replaced him with Rahul Chahar who repaid the faith with some match-winning performances.
In the media interaction before the IPL final here on Sunday, Rohit said he left it to the players -- Hardik Pandya and Jasprit Bumrah in this case -- to decide their workload during the course.
Fans of IPL teams will come together and pledge to stay away from single use plastic at the finals on Sunday