Shaun Pollock, the former South african all-rounder, is looking forward to play in the Indian Premier League with veteran Sachin Tendulkar for Mumbai Indians.
Shaun Pollock is one among the former test players who have joined the IPL. Recently Pollock retired from international cricket with the Proteas.
The 34-year-old Shaun Pollock has joined the Mumbai Indians team owned by businessman Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance. Loots Bosman, a former player in Proteas team, Harbhajan Singh, Sachin Tendulkar and Sri Lanka’s Sanath Jayasuriya are the other prominent players playing for Mumbai Indians.
Shaun Pollock is relishing the chance he has gotten to play with Sachin Tendulkar.
Pollock says, “I’m really looking forward to it. I’m particularly looking forward to playing with my friend Sachin Tendulkar in India after a lifetime spent playing against him.”
Pollock will join the Twenty20 competition in England starting from June 2008. Dale Benkenstein, a former player in Dolphins team will also join for the same. During the England-South Africa Test and one-day international series held between July and September, pollock will commentate for Sky Sports.