Asian Games 2023: Team India’s Jersey Leaked Ahead of the Event
The upcoming Asian Games 2023 are set to be held in Hangzhou, China from September 23 to October 8. Recently, the pictures of Team India’s playing kit for the event have been leaked and have gone viral on social media.
Inspired by the country’s varied art forms, the playing kit pays homage to India’s diversity and unity. It showcases art forms from every state, with the word ‘India’ prominently displayed in block letters in the middle.
India Hockey Team Schedule
As part of the Asian Games 2023, the Indian hockey team has a scheduled event. Here are the details:
Asian Games 2023 Cricket Schedule
The Asian Games 2023 also include cricket matches. Here is the schedule for Team India:
Indian Football Team Schedule for 2023
The Indian football team’s schedule for the Asian Games 2023 is as follows:
Additionally, on Tuesday, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) unveiled the official ceremony dress and playing kit for the Indian contingent. Anurag Singh Thakur, speaking about the ceremony, emphasized that the uniform represents pride, identity, and India’s diverse heritage. Thakur also expressed confidence in the team’s performance and urged the country to support and cheer for the athletes.
Rituraj Gaikwad to Lead Team India at Asian Games
Leading a young team, Rituraj Gaikwad will captain Team India at the Asian Games. The CSK opener has been preparing for the event, as seen from his practice session in Pune, which he shared on his Instagram story.
Interestingly, this will be the first time that the Indian cricket team will participate in the Asian Games. The squad for the Asian Games includes Ruturaj Gaikwad as the captain, along with Yashasvi Jaiswal, Rahul Tripathi, Tilak Varma, Rinku Singh, Jitesh Sharma as the wicket-keeper, Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, Arshdeep Singh, Mukesh Kumar, Shivam Mavi, Shivam Dube, and Prabhsimran Singh as the wicket-keeper. The standby players are Yash Thakur, Sai Kishore, Venkatesh Iyer, Deepak Hooda, and Sai Sudarsan.