IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals (RR) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time, And Venue. IPL 2021 UAE leg is set to commence on September 19 and Rajasthan Royals (RR) will play their opening game against Punjab Kings (PKBS). The RR vs PKBS clash will take place on September 21, 2021, at Dubai International Stadium. During the UAE leg of Indian Premier League 2021, Rajasthan Royals will play 7 matches during the group stage.
RR played 7 matches during the 1st leg of IPL 2021. Out of 7 games, they won 3 matches and lost 4. With 6 points, the Sanju Samson-led side hold the 5th spot in IPL 2021 points table. RR emerged victorious against Delhi Capitals, Kolkata Knight Riders, and Sunrisers Hyderabad. However, they lost against Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Punjab Kings, and Mumbai Indians.
RR will be short of few key players in the 2nd leg of IPL 2021. England pacer Jofra Archer, who was expected to return to the tournament, has been ruled out of the field for the entire year. Moreover, England all-rounder Ben Stokes and wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler have also opted out from UAE leg due to personal reasons. Oshane Thomas and Evin Lewis will replace the England duo in the tournament.
For RR, skipper Sanju Samson has been the most successful batsman. In 7 innings, the right-handed batsman has scored 277 runs at an average of 46.16. He also smacked a century during the opening game of the team against Punjab Kings.
In bowling, Chris Morris has executed an impressive show. With 14 wickets in 7 games, he is the 3rd highest wicket-taker in the tournament. Below we take a look at Rajasthan Royals (RR) squad, schedule, updated time, and venue for IPL 2021 UAE leg.
IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals Schedule, Updated Time And Venue
RR vs Punjab Kings
September 21, 2021
RR vs Delhi Capitals
September 25, 2021
RR vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
September 27, 2021
RR vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
September 29, 2021
RR vs Chennai Super Kings
October 02, 2021
RR vs Mumbai Indians
October 05, 2021
RR vs Kolkata Knight Riders
October 07, 2021
Rajasthan Royals Updated Squad For UAE Leg
Under their new skipper Sanju Samson, RR will seek to win their 2nd title in the tournament. The franchise won the debut season in 2008 but has not managed to win the title again. The absence of England trio Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes, and Jofra Archer will definitely haunt the franchise during the UAE leg.
Rajasthan Royals Full Squad
Sanju Samson, Riyan Parag, Shreyas Gopal, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Kartik Tyagi, Jaydev Unadkat, Mayank Markande, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Anuj Rawat, David Miller, Manan Vohra, Shivam Dube, Chris Morris, Mustafizur Rahim, Chetan Sakariya, K.C. Cariappa, Kuldip Yadav, Liam Livingstone, Akash Singh, Glenn Phillips, Glenn Phillips, Tabraiz Shamsi, Oshane Thomas, Evin Lewis.
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