Rajasthan Royals will wear pink this IPL season
February 12, 2019
Indian Premier League team Rajasthan Royals, will be seen wearing pink jersey in IPL 2019 season. For the past nine seasons the team wore a blue jersey.
This year the change in color has been made owing to the fact that fans of the team liked it a lot when Rajasthan Royals players wore pink jerseys last year for cancer awareness.
Manoj Badale, the lead owner of the Rajasthan Royals has said that the jerseys will also be symbolic of the city of Jaipur in Rajasthan which is also known as the Pink city.
Former Australian cricketer Shane Warne is the brand ambassador of the Rajasthan Royals. Rne Interestingly Warne was a Rajasthan Royals player himself in the inaugural season of the IPL in 2008 and remained the team captain till 2011.
Fans of the team are excited with the news.
The Cricket Administratorâ€ @TheCricAdmin tweeted,"Rajasthan Royals goes Pink! The IPL franchise of the #PinkCity #Jaipur has changed its jersey colour from blue to pink! Lets hope that the new colour bring new luck to them. #ipl #ipl2019 #cricket #rajasthanroyals #pink #jersey #bcci"
Street CLUBâ€Verified account @Streetclub wrote,"#RajasthanRoyals changes team colour to pink & name Shane Warne as brand ambassador. Meet the new Rajasthan Royals. #HallaBol #IPL2019 #IPL"
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