Name the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Mascot

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced it is presenting cricket fans with an unique opportunity to play a part in ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 by inviting them to propose a name for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 mascot, an elephant.

Cricket fans can make their suggestions up to 27 July, 2010 with the ICC announcing the winning name of the mascot at a launch in Sri Lanka to mark ‘200 days to go’ to the first match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 which will be played in Dhaka, Bangladesh on 19 February 2011. The ICC Cricket World Cup final will be in Mumbai on 2 April 2011.


The mascot’s key characteristics are:


  • Young, enthusiastic and determined
  • Thinks cricket is the most fun game in the world
  • Loves playing street cricket – would play 24/7 if he could
  • Worships his cricket heroes, their technique, skill and character
  • Understands there is a lot to learn, work’s hard at it, step by step
  • Learning to master the art of concentration
  • Dreams of playing in the ICC Cricket World Cup…one day
  • Age: 10 (human years)


Suggestions should be sent to mascot@icc-cricket.com or posted/delivered to the “Tournament Director, World Cup 2011 Secretariat, No. 35, Maitland Place, Colombo 07”, along with your contact details; posted/delivered entries should reach the World Cup 2011 Secretariat on or before 12.00 noon on Tuesday, July 27, 2010.


More information about the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 mascot and his characteristics can be found here, http://icc-cricket.yahoo.net/newsdetails.php?newsId=10833_1279593660


To see a short clip of the mascot in action please visit:

http://icc-cricket.yahoo.net/events_and_awards/CWC/broadcast_video.php?mediaId=1210

  • Vihara

    Rana a shorter version of the name of 1996 Sri Lanka captain Arjuna Ranatunga the same captain that led us to victory in the 1996 world cup

  • kumara

    LIONS

  • http://www.shibara.co.in havy

    ICC Cricket World Cup final india vs sri

  • http://hotmail Hemamali

    “Percy”

    The little blue elephant mascot should be called “Percy”. Named after the man who supported the Sri Lankan cricket team all his life. “Percy”.

  • gayan

    GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO SRI LANKA , WE ARE REALLY PROUD OF YOU, YOU ARE THE REAL HEROES FOR SRI LANKA AFTER OUR FORCES , GO AHEAD & WIN THE WORLD CUP , EVERY TIMES ALL SRI LANKANS STAY WITH YOU.

  • kishan

    stumpy

  • Razim Wasti

    I think it should be called ‘chak’ah’!

  • anonymous

    I think it should be called ‘chak’ah’

  • kokila harshani

    chak..de… SRI LANKA ! ! !

  • http://gogle hansaja

    we are win iam leader of richmond college cricket team i come to sri lanka team next year

  • yani

    name should be rajapakse

  • iresh nadeera

    i will suggest name baby cricketer

  • http://Www.tharaka.lk M.g.g. Tharaka

    Goodluke sri lanka

  • harindu

    names for mascot :- sana ,kalu ,leo

  • Riffeth

    I suggest ELAKIRI!!!

  • sharad

    i will suggest name “stumpy”

  • http://www.cricketworldcup2011.me/ RANI

    nice updates.. Cant wait fr the Cricket World Cup!

  • Rumesh

    We Want Akon Song For ICC Cricket World Cup

  • M.Afaq

    I had been sggest name “GUGLI” because Gugly bowler action like walking of elephant when ever he is happy.

    • ancharla

      i was happy to unaons logo of icc cricket world cup 2011 elephant like a inzimamulhaq

  • madhawa

    Bindu……..

  • Praveen Malinga De Silva

    tricksy :- dictionary meaning says playful and sportive while the name got a rhythm in it.Its rare but will remembered as unique.

  • Praveen Malinga De Silva

    JOLLY :- depicts young attractive cheerful which means it covers lot what we expect from an international icon while its not much strange for any one around the world,anyone would feel they know it.

  • http://mascot@icc-cricket.com Alka agrawal

    its name should be “CRAZZZZY 11″
    Bcoz its crazy for Cricket.

  • http://mascot@icc-cricket.com charu agrawal

    my suggestion is thst it looks cute so its name should be “ELLE”.
    1- It indicates Elephant.
    2-It indicates eleven of 2011.
    3-It also indicates 11 players of a team.

  • http://mascot@icc-cricket.com Suyog

    I Will suggest name for mascot is APPU. It is perfect name.

  • http://mascot@icc-cricket.com Suyog

    I will suggest name for mascot is JUMBO. It is perfect name.

  • B.LIDIP

    MASTER.ELEPHANCRIC is a great suggestion to elephant since it is 10years old and it dreams to become a master in cricket and it wants to play icc world cricket so it will be a great suggestion to it…….. ph no:9908526873

  • pushpitha

    tikiri

  • Kevin

    This should be fun..!! How about “Lumpy” ? :-)

  • ffy

    Its UGLY

    hey we want a song like

    “Wawin the flag” or WAKA WAKA

    ask SHAKIRA to do a song & nice dance too..LOOOOL