Preparations are in full swing for Pakistan Super League (PSL)’s upcoming sixth edition. Team Peshawar Zalmi has unveiled a special “Heritage Edition” training kit in this regard.
The sixth edition of PSL will commence from 20th February with initial matches being scheduled to be held in Karachi before moving to Lahore.
The Twitter thread reads, “Unveiling Zalmi Heritage Edition – Training Jersey for #PSL6. A shirt that represents the culture and heritage of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.”
Unveiling Zalmi Heritage Edition – Training Jersey for #PSL6 ⚡
A shirt that represents the culture and heritage of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 🇵🇰
Pre-order yours now👇https://t.co/ijGi8zP6rV
— PeshawarZalmi (@PeshawarZalmi) February 7, 2021
The shirt is predominantly green with intricate yellow patterns on it, depicting various elements that represent the culture and heritage of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Javed Afridi, the owner of the franchise, told that the idea behind the shirt depicting various icons of the culture was to promote the region.
“We want to promote our culture through PSL and Zalmi. The shirt will highlight what the region has to offer the world,” Afridi said.
The printed designs include the Khyber Pass, Islamia College, Edwards College, Ghanta Ghar, tradional paisley and truck art patterns, the national animal Markhor, the national flower Jasmine, K2 peak and tourist spot Malam Jabba.
Earlier, The official anthem for the PSL 2021 was released on Saturday and it ultimately triggered the meme fest among netizens.
However, since its release, #GrooveMera is trending on Twitter which is a collaboration between Naseebo Lal, Aima Baig and Young Stunners.
Most of the social media users were not impressed with the anthem and were quick to dish out criticism, some wishing to turn back time.