Kings XI Punjab have been on Wednesday renamed as Punjab Kings forward of the 2021 IPL public sale on Thursday in Chennai.
PTI had reported of the identify change on February 15. A brand new emblem was additionally unveiled on Wednesday.
Speaking in regards to the new model identification, crew CEO Satish Menon stated: “Punjab Kings is a more evolved brand name, and we understand it was a right time for us to move focus on the core brand itself.”
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“The change in brand identity is not about changing our brand ethos but celebrating our one-ness as we stand in unit like a family. The new logo honors the liveliness and vibrancy of the brand and provides modern elements, while we stand out from rest of the teams.”
The franchise, collectively owned by Mohit Burman, Ness Wadia, Preity Zinta and Karan Paul, is but to win an IPL title because the occasion’s inaugural version in 2008.
In the match’s 13-year historical past, Kings have been runners-up as soon as (2014) and achieved a third-place end on one other event (2008). They completed sixth within the 2020 version, held within the UAE.
The subsequent IPL is set to begin within the second week of April.