Rajasthan Royals IPL 2021 jersey: With the 14th edition of the IPL just days away from initiation, plenty of franchises are accumulating the hype with new players, new jerseys and a new outlook. This time it was the Rajasthan Royals who unveiled their their jersey in spectacular manner at the Sawai Manisngh Stadium.
The former IPL champions set up a giant screen within the iconic stadium for the unveiling, which included a video montage, a well as a 3D projection of the Royals’ finest players from the current lot with their new jersey on. Though, some franchises have launched their product in their own distinct ways, but plenty of cricket fans are impressed with how the Rajasthan Royals executed their move.
Twitterati was quick to show their admiration for the Royals’ new look, and also expressed their excitement for the season ahead.
The Rajasthan Royals players are currently in Mumbai, and their first match will be up against the Punjab Kings on April 12. The game is to be hosted at the Wankhede Stadium, in Mumbai.
The newest edition of the IPL will have Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata as the venues due to the coronavirus pandemic. Each side will feature in the four venues during the league fixtures. Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata and Bengaluru will have 10 matches each, whereas, Ahmedabad and Delhi will host eight.
All games will be contested at neutral venues, which dusts aside the home advantage for the teams. The Rajasthan Royals had a forgetful campaign the last time around in the UAE, as they finished right at the bottom of the pile with six wins from the 14 games.
With Steve Smith released from the franchise, it will be wicket keeper batsman Sanju Samson who will be leading the Royals in the upcoming season.