Ashish Shelar, the honorary treasurer of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) mentioned on Sunday that India won’t be donning an alternate match equipment throughout their high-octane ICC World Cup conflict in opposition to Pakistan on October 14. Arch-rivals India and Pakistan will conflict of their World Cup match at Ahmedabad’s Narendra Modi Stadium.
Dismissing the media studies of India sporting an alternate equipment for the sport, Shelar mentioned in an announcement, “We categorically dismiss the media reports that Team India will be donning an alternative match kit against Pakistan. These reports are absolutely baseless and a work of someone’s imagination. The Men in Blue will sport India colours – Blue at ICC Cricket World Cup 2023,” he mentioned.
Notably, India did put on an alternate equipment through the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Since each England and India had been sporting Blue colors within the event, Team India switched to a darker shade of blue with orange sleeves throughout their match with England.
India are off to a promising begin within the World Cup 2023, defeating the mighty Australian of their opening conflict. While Virat Kohli and KL Rahul stole the present with their bat within the match, there have been additionally some bitter moments.
Notorious social media influencer and serial pitch invader Daniel Jarvis aka Jarvo was apprehended by the safety authorities on the MA Chidambaram Stadium after he entered the bottom sporting India blues earlier than the beginning of their World Cup match in opposition to Australia on Sunday.
The ICC banned Jarvo from attending additional matches within the event. But the query stays how did he get entry to the VIP space and will breach a number of safety layers to enter Field of Play (FOP).
“The individual concerned has been banned from attending any further games at the event and the matter is in the hands of the Indian authorities,” ICC spokesperson acknowledged when PTI enquired concerning the breach.
This is the fourth time the Englishman, thought of as a nuisance throughout all venues within the UK, has managed to breach safety in a match involving India.
It should have left ICC in addition to BCCI embarrassed as Jarvo, sporting the India jersey, coolly entered the venue simply because the Indian group had been lining up for the march previous, attempting to maneuver nearer to group’s greatest star, Virat Kohli.
Initially startled, the Indian group’s safety officer shortly grasped the person and escorted him outdoors the venue at the same time as Kohli wasn’t one bit amused.
Jarvo had been banned from English grounds after he repeatedly confirmed loopholes in England’s safety system by coming into the taking part in enviornment at his will through the 2021 sequence in opposition to India.
With PTI inputs
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