IPL 2019: Dinesh Karthik launches KKR's new jersey
Cricket fans are awaiting the Indian Premier League (IPL 2019) after the ODI series played between India and Australia. The 12th season of this great cup of cricket is going to start from March 23 this month.
This season’s first match will be played at Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore’s Chepauk Stadium in Chennai.
On the other hand, the second match will be held in Kolkata Eden Gardens ground in Kolkata on March 24, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Sunrisers Hyderabad. KKR has launched its new jersey before launching the season.
KKR captain Dinesh Karthik launched the new jersey. Kartik launches purple and gold jersey during Facebook Live from KKR page. On this occasion, Karthik described the new jersey as not only a fancy but also the “biggest treasure” for himself.
He said, ‘Hi Guise, this jersey is the fan of KKR and’ the biggest treasure ‘for me. Like every year, it has a different style, different look and a different feeling. I really like to have a to-tone jersey. ‘ The 33-year-old wicketkeeper batsman said, “I am hoping that whatever comes in the ground, wear this jersey and cheer for us.”
KKR has added many legendary players along with this season. KKR has included West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite for $ 5 million and New Zealand’s Lucky Ferguson in the team for Rs 1.6 crore. Apart from these, the team has players such as Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Chris Lynn and Kuldeep Yadav of the West Indies.
The entire team of KKR:
Dinesh Karthik (captain), Robin Uthappa, Shubhaman Gill, Piyush Chawla, famous Krishna, Shivam Mavi, Kuldeep Yadav, Nitish Rana, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Rinku Singh, Nikhil Naik, Prithviraj Yarra, Shrikant Mundhe, Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine, Indra Russell, Carlos Brathwaite, Lucky Ferguson, Enrique Norch, Harry Gurney, and Joe Denly.