IPL 2021: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time, And Venue. IPL 2021 is set to enthral cricket fans from September 19 with Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indian thriller in the opening game. Royal Challengers Bangalore will commence their journey in the UAE leg on September 20, when they face Kolkata Knight Riders at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. During the UAE leg of IPL 2021, RCB will play a total of 7 matches in the group stage.
The Virat Kohli-led RCB played 7 matches in the first leg of IPL 2021. They bagged wins in 5 games and faced defeats in 2 clashes. RCB defeated Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals, and Delhi Capitals. Their 2 defeats arrived against Chennai Super Kings and Punjab Kings. With 10 points, RCB holds the 3rd spot in the IPL 2021 points table.
Glenn Maxwell is the most successful batsman for RCB so far, scoring 223 runs in 6 innings with 2 half-centuries. He is followed by AB de Villiers, who has mustered 207 runs in 6 innings while smacking 2 fifties. RCB’s Harshal Patel is the highest wicket-taker for the team with 17 wickets. The right-arm pacer is also the highest wicket-taker in the tournament.
During the UAE leg of IPL 2021, RCB will see some changes in their squad. Sri Lankan all-rounder Wanindu Hasaranga will replace Adam Zampa. Another Sri Lanka player Dushmantha Chameera will replace Daniel Sams. Tim David has been inducted into the squad to replace Finn Allen. Washington Sundar has been ruled out due to injury and Akash Deep is set to replace him. Below is the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) squad, schedule, updated time, and venue in IPL 2021 UAE leg.
IPL 2021: Royal Challengers Bangalore Schedule, Updated Time And Venue
|RCB vs Kolkata Knight Riders||September 20, 2021||7:30 PM||Abu Dhabi|
|RCB vs Chennai Super Kings||September 24, 2021||7:30 PM||Sharjah|
|RCB vs Mumbai Indians||September 26, 2021||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|RCB vs Rajasthan Royals||September 29, 2021||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|RCB vs Punjab Kings||October 3, 2021||3:30 PM||Sharjah|
|RCB vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||October 6, 2021||7:30 PM||Abu Dhabi|
|RCB vs Delhi Capitals||October 8, 2021||7:30 PM||Dubai|
Royal Challengers Bangalore Updated Squad For UAE Leg
Under skipper Virat Kohli, RCB consist of some strong overseas players like Kyle Jamieson, Glenn Maxwell, and AB de Villiers. They will aim to clinch their first IPL trophy in the 2021 season.
RCB Full Squad
Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Yuzvendra Chahal, Devdutt Padikkal, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Shahbaz Ahmed, Pavan Deshpande, Glenn Maxwell, Sachin Baby, Rajat Patidar, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Kyle Jamieson, Dan Christian, Suyesh Prabhudessai, KS Bharat, Tim David, Dushmantha Chameera, Wanindu Hasarangal, Akash Deep.