MI New York, the franchise owned by Mumbai Indians in the Major League Cricket (MLC) 2023, has unveiled their jersey for the inaugural edition of the tournament. The jersey, which is predominantly blue with gold stripes and logos, was revealed in a video posted on the official Twitter handle of MI New York.
The video featured close-up shots of the new jersey which is blue but a darker shade than their IPL jersey. The new team kit features golden stripes on the shoulders and the logo left side of the chest and on the back of the collar. It also features a peacock motif print and gold graphics.
Check out the ne w MI New York jersey here:
MI New York has put together a strong squad, led by Mumbai Indians legend Kieron Pollard, who will also serve as the batting coach. The team also boasts world-class players such as Rashid Khan, Trent Boult, Kagiso Rabada, and Nicholas Pooran. The team will be coached by former South Africa player Robin Peterson, while Lasith Malinga, another Mumbai Indians icon, will be the bowling coach.
“The MI NY jersey has a peacock feather motif print in shades of blue complimented with strong gold graphics representing the Art Deco architecture of NYC & incorporating the letters M & I in the graphics. The peacock, India’s national bird, is a symbol of good fortune and royalty, and New York City is the Art Deco capital of the world,” said Monisha Jaising, the designer of this iconic jersey.
MI New York will begin their campaign against San Francisco Unicorns on July 14 (July 15 in India) and will look to translate their IPL success into the MLC.