IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals (RR) team, schedule, updated time and place. The countdown to IPL 2021 UAE leg started. The tournament kicks off on September 19 with a clash between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai. Rajasthan Royals (RR) play their first match against Punjab Kings on September 21 at Dubai International Stadium. During the UAE leg, RR will play 7 matches in the group stage.
In the first leg of IPL 2021, Rajasthan Royals played 7 games. They lost 4 matches and won 3. With 8 points, they achieved 5th place in IPL 2021 points ladder. RR won encounters against Delhi Capitals, Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad. Their 4 defeats came against Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Punjab Kings and Mumbai Indians.
Unfortunately, Jos Buttler, Jofra Archer and Ben Stokes are three key players for RR who will not be playing in the UAE leg. Archer was shut down all year. Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes chose for personal reasons. Rajasthan Royals have signed Oshane Thomas and Evin Lewis to replace Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler. Tabraiz Shamsi will replace Andrew Tye in the RR squad.
Skipper Sanju Simson is the best runner for the team so far. After hitting the wicket-keeping batsman in the opening match for a century, he scored 277 runs at an average of 46.16. In bowling, Chris Morris put on a spectacular performance for the team. He picked up 14 wickets and is the 3rd highest wicketkeeper in the tournament. Below we look at the team of Rajasthan Royals (RR), schedule, updated time and place for IPL 2021 UAE leg.
IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals schedule, updated time and place
|Punjab Kings vs RR||21 September 2021||19:30||Dubai|
|RR vs Delhi Capitals||25 September 2021||15:30||Abu Dhabi|
|RR vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||27 September 2021||19:30||Dubai|
|RR vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||29 September 2021||19:30||Dubai|
|RR vs Chennai Super Kings||02 October 2021||19:30||Abu Dhabi|
|RR vs Mumbai Indians||05 October 2021||19:30||Sharjah|
|RR vs Kolkata Knight Riders||07 October 2021||19:30||Sharjah|
Rajasthan Royals updated team for UAE leg
Under their new captain, Sanju Samson, RR will try to win their second title in the tournament. The franchise won its debut season in 2008 but could not win the title again. The absence of English trio Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer will definitely haunt the franchise during the UAE leg.
Rajasthan Royals full team
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, Ketip Yakari , Liam Livingstone, Akash Singh, Glenn Phillips, Glenn Phillips, Tabraiz Shamsi, Oshane Thomas, Evin Lewis.