With the IPL dates nearing ever further, one of the most loved teams in the tournament have come up with new jerseys and kits for the upcoming event.
The 2019 edition of the Indian Premier League is scheduled to start from March 23 and the nation doesn’t seem to calm. Not only the fans but also the vibrant eight teams look super excited for cricket’s most loved extravaganza.
Mumbai Indians, one of the strongest IPL contenders, who’ll be having their first face off against the mighty Delhi Capitals, launched their brand new jersey for the upcoming season of IPL on Sunday, February 24. The match is scheduled on the second day of the event at Wankhede Stadium.
With the launch of their new jersey’s, Mumbai Indians posted a video on their social media platforms to reveal their new jersey. In the video, skipper Rohit Sharma followed by Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik and Krunal Pandya were spotted dressed up in a whole new and shining jersey.
Watch the video here:
“Our aim is to gel well as a unit. With a couple of games scheduled in the first week, we are aiming to settle down to excel in the forthcoming IPL competition. We have set small goals to come good in the long tourney. As a team, we will go ahead on the week-to-week performance which will help us in doing well in this edition,” Rohit told Star Sports on the launch of the jersey.
Mumbai Indians squad for IPL 2019: Rohit Sharma (c), Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Krunal Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Mayank Markande, Rahul Chahar, Anukul Roy, Siddhesh Lad, Aditya Tare, Kieron Pollard, Evin Lewis, Ben Cutting, Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, Jason Behrendorff, Barinder Singh Sran, Lasith Malinga, Yuvraj Singh, Anmolpreet Singh, Pankaj Jaswal, Rasikh Dar, Quinton de Kock and Jayant Yadav.
Mumbai Indians have been one of the most consistent teams in the IPL over the years and have grabbed the trophy thrice. Along with some addition and changes in the new jersey and MI kit, there have been some interesting changes in the squad for the upcoming season as well. It will be a treat to watch Yuvraj Singh play in the team along with the ever-talented Lasith Malinga.