Anthem for T20 World Cup for Blind released

Submitted by alvin on Sat, 2017-01-28 18:51 Bengaluru: The anthem for T20 World Cup for Blind being held in India was released on Saturday. The anthem asks people to make noise and support Blind Cricket. The youthful anthem sends a message that Blind Cricketers cannot see but can show their wonderful game which is treat to watch. The anthem ends with Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, Gautam Gambhir, Ajinkya Rahane, KL Rahul, Umesh Yadav, and Ashish Nehra asking people to make noise and watch the games. The Blind Cricket is also supported by T20 World Cup for Blind brand ambassador, Rahul Dravid, who in a slogan says, "I support Blind Cricket. Do you?" Mahantesh GK, President, Cricket Association for Blind in India (CABI), said the beautiful and catchy anthem was prepared to give encouragement to Blind Cricketers. “The anthem wants to encourage all Blind Cricketers across the world to take to this sport as a career and calls for common people to watch the game at the venues and enjoy it,” he said.          Ten teams will battle for the T20 World Cup which is set to kick-off on Jan 29. The final will be on Feb 12 Feb in Bengaluru. The matches will be played at Delhi, Mumbai, Faridabad, Pune, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Kochi, Anantapur,  Ahmadabad, Indore, Bhubaneswar.