The International Cricket Council (ICC) authorities have accepted the request of Bangladesh Cricket Board to change Tigers’ World Cup 2019 official jersey.
BCB president Nazmul Hasan Papon on Tuesday afternoon disclosed the information before the journalists at his office in Dhanmondi area of the capital.Earlier, Nazmul Hasan Papon formally unveiled the jersey at Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla national stadium in the capital on Monday afternoon (April 29).
After the unveiling of Tigers official all-green jersey, a widespread criticism over the design and colour went viral.
Tigers’ supporters and common people of the country became irritated seeing such World Cup dress and burst into protest on social networkers.
The world cup uniform is dominated by the green colour with deep green shoulders and sides of the shirt. The colour of the trousers is also green.
The symbolic colour Red was absent in full-green new jersey as well as no logo of Royal Bengal Tiger was on it.
Some social media pointed out that the jersey was quiet similar to Pakistan team jersey.Later, Nazmul Hasan Papon declared BCB’s decision of changing Tigers’ World Cup 2019 jersey and sought ICC approval on this matter.