Trent Boult will play for Mumbai Indians in IPL 2021. Boult is an important overseas bowler for Mumbai Indians. Last season in IPL 2020, The New Zealand pacer took 25 wickets in 15 games and was the third most wicket-taker in the tournament. After the ouster of Lasith Malinga from Mumbai Indians in IPL 2021, Trent Boult has become even more crucial for the team. However, he might have to miss some IPL matches to play against England.
With the New Zealand tour of England starting on June 2, Trent Boult might need to fly to England to play for New Zealand. This way, he might miss the playoffs matches of IPL 2021. Boult is an important part of the New Zealand Test team and he will also play in the ICC World Test Championship final against India. The series against England will also help New Zealand to prepare for the WTC final which is also scheduled to be played in England.