Mumbai, Feb 16: The Kochi Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise has named its team 'Indi Commandos'. They have made this announcement on their Facebook page.
"We hereby announce the official name for your beloved Kochi IPL team!" We are now 'INDI COMMANDOS'!!! Check our team logo!", the post read.
"The 'Indi' stands for an independent Indian cricket team. 'Commnados' stands for an elite fighting squad, renowned for attacking with speed, stealth and deadly precision."
Meanwhile, the Kochi IPL team has signed up with Italian sportswear brand Lotto as its first sponsor for a period of one year. As part of the deal, the Kochi team players will be sporting Lotto branded apparel, shoes and equipment. Lotto is looking to use cricket to connect with consumers.