Delhi Daredevils (DD) on Tuesday renamed itself Delhi Capitals for the approaching 2019 Indian Premier League season. Making the legitimate announcement, the Delhi franchise unveiled its new identification — together with a brand new identify and an emblem. House owners of the franchise mentioned that the brand new identify originates from an identification that is unique to Delhi — the capital of India. Delhi Capitals will compete within the 12th season of the Indian Premier League underneath the steerage of head trainer Ricky Ponting, assistant trainer Mohammad Kaif, bowling trainer James Hopes and captain Shreyas Iyer.
“We, at JSW Sports activities, are proud to be related to the capital town of India and sought after our workforce, our gamers, our lovers to put on that reality with delight.” mentioned Parth Jindal, Co-Proprietor and Chairman, Delhi Capitals.
“With a brand new identify, a brand new brand and a brand new glance, Delhi Capitals’ imaginative and prescient is to often entertain lovers all throughout via prime quality performances, each off and on box. We additionally wish to revolutionize the way in which the lovers attach and interact with their favorite franchise. We consider a metamorphosis in identification for the membership was once vital to successfully are living and breathe this imaginative and prescient,” he added.
Delhi Capitals will recreation a brand new brand and crest for the approaching Indian Premier League season.
“I’ve been via a large number of usaand downs in my time as a cricketer, and feature realised how necessary it’s to occasionally take a step again and get started afresh,” Ponting mentioned.
“A brand new ideology and way can do wonders against revitalising a workforce, renewing their power and spirit, which is able to in flip permeate into the workforce’s performances. Our workforce these days has a lot of these in abundance and our purpose is to reach our new imaginative and prescient,” he added.
Delhi Capitals traded in Shikhar Dhawan and feature retained 14 gamers forward of IPL 12 auctions and are aiming for a correct mix of gamers for the approaching season.
(With IANS inputs)