Ahead of the much-awaited 2021 edition of the Indian Premier League, which will get underway from April 09, the official IPL 2021 anthem dropped on Tuesday. The anthem song for IPL 2021 has been titled ‘India ka apna mantra’ features a player from all the eight IPL franchises including Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli, among others.
The video was shared by the official Twitter account of Star Sports and the Indian Premier League as the countdown begins for the 2021 season. Apart from Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma, the anthem also featured the likes of L Rahul, Rishabh Pant, K Gowtham, Riyan Parag, Shubman Gill, and Wriddhiman Saha. Sharing the video, IPL wrote:
“#VIVOIPL 2021 Anthem salutes the new, bold and confident spirit of India. Let’s all believe in #IndiaKaApnaMantra.
Tell us what you think will be your team’s Success Mantra this season. #VIVOIPL 2021 – Starts from April 9th ! @Vivo_India @StarSportsIndia @DisneyPlusHS”
Here, watch the anthem:
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) March 23, 2021
The video went viral in no time and was flooded with reactions from Twitterati on this. And it won’t be wrong to say that the fans are disappointed this time and are trolling Star Sports for the same. There were many who came up with hilarious memes and jokes while trolling.
Here, check out the reactions of Twitterati on this:
Good song for Knorr soupy noodles
— Silly Point (@FarziCricketer) March 23, 2021
— Billgates Billu (@BillgatesBillu) March 23, 2021
— Mohammed Faisal (@faisal337_) March 23, 2021
tony kakkar ke gane bhi accha lagne lagenge
— Jay. (@Itxjunu18) March 23, 2021
Hag diye bada wala pic.twitter.com/OnBC9iKfLv
— Distress (@Interleukin_2) March 23, 2021
Aapne bacche dara diye mere even though I don't have kids but wo darr gaye pic.twitter.com/upAJh8qkpb
— sahil (@bak_sahil) March 23, 2021
— Pratik Jawanjal (@iam_pratik7) March 23, 2021
— Sruthi (@CheekyChennaite) March 23, 2021
— 󠄪 󠄪 (@SlowYorker) March 23, 2021
Talking about IPL 2021, Rohit Sharma’s Mumbai Indians will be locking its horns with Shreyas Iyer’s Delhi Capitals in the season-opener of IPL 2021. The first game of the much-awaited tournament will be played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai behind closed doors.