The Sri Lanka Cricket Board (SLC) unveiled the Star Nation Jersey for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 on September 20, 2023, at a ceremony in Colombo. The jersey features a predominantly dark green design with yellow stars and stripes, and is inspired by the national flag of Sri Lanka.
The SLC stated that the Star Nation Jersey embodies the spirit of Sri Lankan cricket and the deep connection between the team and its fans. The jersey also pays homage to the country’s rich cricketing heritage, which includes winning the Cricket World Cup in 1996.
The Star Nation Jersey has been well-received by Sri Lankan cricket fans, who have praised its design and symbolism. The jersey is now available for purchase at official SLC outlets and online retailers.
The Sri Lankan cricket team will wear the Star Nation Jersey for the first time in their opening match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 against England on October 11, 2023.