The Indian cricket team launched the ‘Billion Cheers Jersey’. The jersey was showcased on the iconic Burj Khalifa in a light display ahead of the T20 World Cup

With the International Cricket Council (ICC) T20 World Cup 2021 just around the corner, the Indian cricket team revealed the team jersey on Wednesday. The fresh jersey for the Men in Blue was revealed by the team’s sponsor, MPL Sports. Interestingly, the T20 World Cup jersey was showcased on the iconic Burj Khalifa on the same day it was released.

The Indian cricket team launched the ‘Billion Cheers Jersey’ ending a long wait from the fans. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) while unveiling the jersey, revealed that the design for the prussian and royal blue jersey was inspired by the billion cheers of fans. Hours after the announcement, the jersey was displayed at the iconic Burj Khalifa. The image of the jersey and the Indian players donning it sparkled in the evening lights of the world’s tallest building.

Indian Team jersey revealed in light show

MPL sports took to their social media accounts to share the video of the new kit being displayed on the iconic building. The apparel company also revealed that this was the first time a team India Jersey was displayed on the building. Taking to their Instagram handle, MPL sports wrote, “The Billion Cheers Jersey on Burj Khalifa. For the first time ever a Team India Jersey has gone up on the tallest building in the world - Burj Khalifa! Time to #ShowYourGame and support Team India.” The Men in Blue will be donning the jersey during the warm-up matches against England and Australia on October 18 and 20, respectively.