Indian Premier League 2021: Royal Challengers Bangalore will don blue jerseys to honour Covid-19 frontline employees throughout their match in opposition to Kolkata Knight Riders on September 20 in Abu Dhabi. IPL 2021: Blue jerseys for RCB on September 20 as they resume marketing campaign in opposition to KKR (RCB Photo)HIGHLIGHTSRCB will resume their IPL 2021 marketing campaign in opposition to KKR in Abu Dhabi on September 20RCB will put on blue jerseys, an initiative they introduced earlier this yearRCB are on the third spot of the 8-team factors desk with 5 wins in 7 matchesRoyal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will resume their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 marketing campaign on September 20 by carrying blue jersey in opposition to Kolkata Knight Riders in Abu Dhabi.
RCB had introduced in May that they’d be sporting blue jerseys to honour the frontline employees combating in opposition to the Covid-19 pandemic in India. However, earlier than their subsequent fixture, the IPL was suspended as a consequence of constructive Covid-19 circumstances within the bio-bubbles of franchises in Delhi and Ahmedabad.The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) shifted the IPL out of India and stated the rest of the season can be held within the UAE from September 19 to October 15.”RCB to wear Blue Jersey v KKR on 20th. We at RCB are honoured to sport the Blue kit, which resembles the colour of the PPE kits of the frontline warriors, to pay tribute to their invaluable service while leading the fight against the Covid pandemic,” RCB stated in an announcement.RCB to put on Blue Jersey v KKR on twentiethWe at RCB are honoured to sport the Blue equipment, that resembles the color of the PPE kits of the frontline warriors, to pay tribute to their invaluable service whereas main the combat in opposition to the Covid pandemic.#PlayBold #1Team1Fight pic.twitter.com/r0NPBdybAS— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) September 14, 2021
Instead of their flagship ‘Go Green’ marketing campaign jersey, RCB shall be sporting blue this 12 months. The blue jerseys can even have necessary healthcare messages engraved on it.Notably, the likes of Virat Kohli and Mohammed Siraj arrived within the UAE in a chartered airplane from Manchester the place India had been enjoying a Test sequence in opposition to England. The fifth and closing Test of the stated sequence was cancelled after Covid-19 scare within the Indian camp.The likes of AB de Villiers and Glenn Maxwell additionally arrived within the UAE earlier this month to gear up for the rest of the season.Mike Hesson, who has doubled as coach after Simon Katich’s withdrawal, has been overseeing the coaching with the obtainable RCB gamers within the UAERCB will look to achieve the play-offs for the second successive IPL season. Virat Kohli’s males are at present on the third spot with 5 wins from 7 matches, tied on 10 factors with 2nd-placed Chennai Super Kings. Delhi Capitals are on prime of the factors desk with 12 factors from 8 matches.Click right here for IndiaAt this time.in’s full protection of the coronavirus pandemic.