IPL 2021: MS Dhoni-led CSK unveils new, camouflage IPL jersey, a tribute to armed forces | Cricket Information
MS Dhoni-led Chennai Tremendous Kings on Wednesday unveiled a new-look jersey for IPL 2021.
The jersey options camouflage as a tribute to the nation’s armed forces and it additionally has three stars atop the franchise’s brand to indicate the three titles gained in 2010, 2011 and 2018.
The camouflage on the shoulders is bordered with gold bands that signify the excessive requirements set by the group, each by way of consistency and truthful play — CSK gained the IPL Honest Play Award six instances in 11 seasons.
Notably, that is the primary time that the CSK have redesigned their jersey for the reason that first version in 2008.
“It has been on our thoughts for a while now to seek out methods to lift consciousness in regards to the vital and selfless function of the armed forces. The camouflage is an appreciation of their service…they’re the true heroes,” CSK CEO KS Viswanathan mentioned in a launch.
The IPL group additionally launched a brief video of talismanic skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, launching the brand new jersey on its twitter feed.
— Chennai Tremendous Kings (@ChennaiIPL) March 24, 2021
“Thala Dharisanam! #WearOnWhistleOn with the all-new #Yellove! #WhistlePodu,” CSK captioned the submit.
CSK maintain the armed forces near the center and confirmed their appreciation by presenting a cheque of ₹2 crore initially of the 2019 IPL season, the discharge mentioned.
That is not all, Dhoni is an honorary Lieutenant Colonel within the Territorial Military and likewise skilled with the Parachute Regiment in 2019.
CSK will begin their season in opposition to runners-up Delhi Capitals at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on April 10.