Jonty Rhodes joined the MI camp as fielding coach in the second IPL season, in 2009.
The king of fielding gelled like family with the players, coaches & support staff.
The detailing Jonty put into fielding drills was immense.
Fans of all ages have been in awe of the master.
Rhodes often brought his kids to the Wankhede stadium.
Dashing, on and off the field.
MI had two of the greatest fielders of all time under the same roof.
Jonty & Ponting formed a strong partnership when it came to creating strategies.
We all need to learn the trick of never growing old from him.
He drove all the players closer to perfection on the field.
Jonty’s feedback was valued by the MI boys.
He made training feel like real-match situations.
Motivating players was bread & butter for the legend.
Innovative thinking comes naturally to Jonty.
Want a tip? Jonty’s all ears & words for youngsters in the team.
That ball never came at a friendly speed off Jonty’s bat.
Jonty leaves MI as a proud member of a team that won 3 IPL & 2 CLT20 trophies.