Mumbai: The new jersey of India Men’s Hockey Team was unveiled at a special event here today, ahead of the upcoming Odisha Hockey World Cup.
The jerseys have been conceptualised by the brand strategist, Nupur Mahajan, National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) alumnus and renowned designer Narendra Kumar.
The Indian Men’s hockey team and their coach donned the new jerseys and walked the ramp.
The entire function is centered around one program which has been rightly titled ‘Only when everybody shares the same dream, does it become a reality’ organised by Odisha Government as part of its 360-degree campaign for the Hockey World Cup.
“Proud of Odisha government, the Chief Minister and the people of Odisha for supporting Indian Hockey,” said former Indian Captain Dilip Tirkey during the ceremony.
Hockey legends like Ajit Pal Singh, Ashok Kumar, Dhanraj Pillay, Dilip Tirkey and Sandeep Singh were present at the event.
Notably, the Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018 will be held from 28 November to 16 December at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.