India release new jersey for ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019
Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Harmanpreet Kaur were amongst those donning India’s new package for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019, released on Friday, 1 March. The launch, on the eve of the first one-day global between India and Australia in Hyderabad, also involved Ajinkya Rahane, Jemimah Rodrigues and Prithvi Shaw. The men’s team will game the jersey for the primary time throughout the 5 ODIs in opposition to Australia.
The jersey’s special feature is that the dates of India’s past World Cup triumphs – the ODI World Cups in 1983 and 2011, and the T20 World Cup win in 2007 – are all emblazoned at the back of the lower back collar. “This is our new jersey, which we are able to be sporting during the ODI series. It facilitates to be agile on the field,” Rohit Sharma told BCCI.Television. “One thrilling fact is, in conjunction with all of the colours, the dates while we won the first World Cup, the T20 World Cup, and our 2nd 50-over World Cup prevailing date in Mumbai.
“[That is] rare and it’s miles quite exceptional and precise searching.” Dhoni, however, changed into maximum inspired by using the material. “You may additionally have many designs, however in the long run, it’s the cloth that simply makes you experience cozy,” he become quoted as announcing with the aid of Quint. “Wearing it (the jersey) proper now, it feels so comfortable such as you’re no longer carrying something in any respect. It doesn’t weigh you down.”