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12 Oct 2021
After much anticipation, the jersey for Team India for the upcoming T20 World Cup in 2021 has been unveiled. The announcement was made through a picture on all official social media handles of Team India.
In the picture, stars such as Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, KL Rahul and Jasprit Bumrah were seen donning the new Indian jersey and MPL, the team's chief kit sponsor's website was mentioned to buy the jersey from.
The Indian team will begin its World Cup journey with a match against arch-rivals and cross border neighbours Pakistan on October 24. But before that game, the team would also play two practise matches against South Africa and Australia on October 18 and 20 respectively. Previously, India were to play England, but later on, it was changed to South Africa.
The Virat Kohli led side is placed in Group 2 of the Super 12 round alongside New Zealand, Afghanistan, Pakistan and two teams that would qualify from Group A and B from the first round.