IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team, schedule, updated time and place. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) start their IPL 2021 travel in the UAE leg with the match against Royal Challengers Bangalore. The meeting will take place on 20 September 2021 in Abu Dhabi. The Eoin Morgan-led KKR will play a total of 7 matches during the UAE leg of the Indian Premier League 2021.
The Eoin Morgan-led KKR played 7 games during the first leg. With a poor performance, KKR lost 5 games out of 7. They managed to win against Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings. However, KKR lost matches against Indians from Mumbai, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals. With 4 points, KKR is in seventh place in the IPL 2021 points list.
Nitish Rana is the highest run for KKR so far. With 2 half-centuries, the left-handed batsman scored 207 runs in 7 overs. He is followed by Rahul Tripathi, who scored 187 runs in 7 overs. In the bowling division, Pat Cummins picked the most 9 wickets for KKR. After Pat Cummins, Prasidh Krishna scaled down the most wickets for KKR by 8 headers.
Pat Cummins will not be part of the UAE leg as he chose for personal reasons. He is replaced by New Zealander Tim Southee. Below we look at the KKR schedule, updated time and place for the UAE leg of IPL 2021.
IPL 2021: Schedule of Kolkata Knight Riders, updated time and place
|KKR vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||20 September 2021||19:30||Abu Dhabi|
|KKR vs Mumbai Indians||23 September 2021||19:30||Abu Dhabi|
|KKR vs Chennai Super Kings||26 September 2021||15:30||Abu Dhabi|
|KKR vs Delhi Capitals||28 September 2021||15:30||Sharjah|
|Punjab Kings vs KKR||1 October 2021||19:30||Dubai|
|KKR vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||3 October 2021||19:30||Dubai|
|KKR vs Rajasthan Royals||7 October 2021||19:30||Sharjah|
Kolkata Knight Riders Updated UAE Leg Team
Koin is led by Eoin Morgan. Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine are some key players in the team. Pat Cummins will not be available for the UAE leg and Tim Southee has been used as a replacement.
Kolkata Knight Riders’ full team
Eoin Morgan, Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Nitish Rana, Prasidh Krishna, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Sandeep Warrier, Shivam Mavi, Shubman Gill, Sunil Narine, Rahul Tripathi, Varun Chakravak, Seun alakak Hasan, Sheldon Jackson, Vaibhav Arora, Karun Nair, Harbhajan Singh, Ben Cutting, Venkatesh Iyer, Tim Southee.