In the much-awaited final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 Gujarat Titans (GT) is locking horns with Rajasthan Royals (RR) at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on May 29 (Sunday). IPL revealed the world’s largest cricket jersey which is 66m in length and 42m wide establishing a Guinness World Record to kick off the final of the tournament.
After winning the toss, RR skipper, Sanju Samson decided to bat first citing the scoreboard pressure in a big game. As expected, RR made no changes in their playing XI, but GT skipper, Hardik Pandya informed that they have replaced Alzarri Joseph with Lockie Ferguson in their XI.
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GT is playing their debut season while RR will be looking to win their second title in the history of the tournament. There is a lot of excitement ahead of the final game as the trophy will get a new winner this time around in the last few years. Rajasthan had won the inaugural edition of the tournament in 2008.
Ahead of the final, Indian Premier League (IPL) organizers produced a special moment. They revealed the world’s largest cricket jersey ahead of the much-awaited final of the 15th edition of the tournament. The jersey measured 66 x 42 meters creating a Guinness World Record.
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Former Indian head coach, Ravi Shastri made the announcement of the historical moment and the certificate for the world record was handed to BCCI president Sourav Ganguly, Secretary Jay Shah, and IPL chairman Brajesh Patel. The moment was a special one for fans as they witnessed a historical moment in the tournament.
Here is the video of the unveiling of the jersey:
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