Bloemfontein team taking part in first edition of t20 global league has officially announced their team name and will be known as Bloem City Blazers. This franchise is owned by Hong Kong-based City Group and they have chosen red and yellow color scheme for their team.
Bloemfontein franchise confirmed team’s vision via statement:
is built on the spirit of togetherness, which comes to life in the team motto ‘Be a part, stand apart’. This inclusive motto will be central towards the team’s vision and mission on and off the field throughout the tournament.
Bloem City Blazers team logo shows a cricket player having a red and yellow flowing flame behind. You can check it out below:
Sushil Kumar, owner of the team, said:
I hope the team identity is one that all South Africans and cricket fans all over the world will grow to love and support.
We want to become part of the local community through the game of cricket. We want to promote the spirit of true sportsmanship and fair play, while at the same time creating a unique identity through our focus on performance and development.
Our mission is to be the most loved team of the Global T20 League. All the teams will obviously want to win the tournament, but we also want to win the hearts and minds of our fans, supporters, sponsors and even our competitors. Our players, coaches and support staff are selected purely based on merit and performance.
— Bloem City Blazers (@CityBloem) August 14, 2017