With three days to go for the start of the two-month-long series in Australia, India opener Shikhar Dhawan gave fans a glimpse of the new jersey on Tuesday. The fans got a glimpse of the retro jersey a month after the Board of Control of Cricket in India inked a deal with MPL Sports.Also Read - IPL 2022: Shikhar Dhawan's Father Punishes Him After Punjab Got Knocked Out Of Playoffs, See Viral Video

The BCCI has signed a three-year contract with MPL Sports from November 2020 to December 2023. The association with the BCCI begins with this tour, which will see Virat Kohli-led team India sporting the new jerseys. Also Read - Rahul Dravid Informed Shikhar Dhawan Before Team Announcement - Report

Meanwhile, once the left-handed batsman shared the picture, fans got nostalgic as they drew parallels of the current jersey to the one the national side wore in 1992. Also Read - India Squad For South Africa: 5 Players Who Missed Out Narrowly | IND vs SA T20I Series 2022

Dhawan captioned the picture as, “New jersey, renewed motivation. Ready to go.”

Here is how fans reacted:

Meanwhile, Dhawan would be making a comeback to the side after a brilliant IPL season and would be looking to get among the runs early on in the tour.

Here is the schedule

India’s tour of Australia (ODI, T20I and Tests) – Schedule:

  • Australia vs India 1st ODI: November 27 at Sydney Cricket Ground
  • Australia vs India 2nd ODI: November 29 at Sydney Cricket Ground
  • Australia vs India 3rd ODI: December 1 at Manuka Oval
  • Australia vs India 1st T20I: December 4 at Manuka Oval
  • Australia vs India 2nd T20I: December 6 at Sydney Cricket Ground
  • Australia vs India 3rd T20I: December 8 at Sydney Cricket Ground
  • Australia vs India 1st Test (Day and Night): December 17-21 at Adelaide Oval
  • Australia vs India 2nd Test (Boxing Day): December 26-30 at Melbourne Cricket Ground/Adelaide Oval
  • Australia vs India 3rd Test: January 7-11 at Sydney Cricket Ground
  • Australia vs India 4th Test: January 15-19 at Brisbane