IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals (DC) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time And Venue. The 2nd leg of IPL 2021 is set to take place in September-October with the opening game between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Mumbai Indians (MI) on September 19. Delhi Capitals (DC) will start their journey with the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on September 22. During the UAE leg of IPL 2021, Delhi Capitals will play a total of 6 matches during the group stage.
DC currently stays on the top of the IPL 2021 points table with 12 points. Out of 8 games so far, the team has won 6 matches and lost 2. Delhi Capitals started their IPL 2021 stint with a victory against Chennai Super Kings in the opening game. Later, they defeated Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders, and Punjab Kings twice. DC’s defeats arrived against Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals.
Shikhar Dhawan is the highest run-getter for Delhi Capitals as well as the IPL 2021 so far with 380 runs in 8 innings. Prithvi Shaw follows him as the team’s 2nd highest run-getter with 308 runs in 8 innings. In bowling, right-arm pacer Avesh Khan is DC’s top wicket-taker with 14 wickets in 8 games. Khan is also the 2nd highest wicket-taker in the tournament so far.
Rishabh Pant led the side in the 1st leg of IPL 2021 as DC’s regular skipper Shreyas Iyer was ruled out due to injury. However, with the postponement of IPL 2021, Iyer has totally recovered and will be available for the UAE leg. As per reports, the franchise will go ahead with Rishabh Pant as skipper during the UAE leg as well. Below is the Delhi Capitals (DC) full squad, schedule, updated time, and venue for the UAE leg of IPL 2021.
IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals Squad, Schedule, Updated Time And Venue
|DC vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||September 22, 2021||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|DC vs Rajasthan Royals||September 25, 2021||3:30 PM||Abu Dhabi|
|DC vs Kolkata Knight Riders||September 28, 2021||3:30 PM||Sharjah|
|DC vs Mumbai Indians||October 2, 2021||3:30 PM||Sharjah|
|DC vs Chennai Super Kings||October 4, 2021||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|DC vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||October 8, 2021||7:30 PM||Dubai|
DC Updated Squad For UAE Leg
With their regular skipper Shreyas Iyer injured, Delhi Capitals were led by Rishabh Pant in the first leg of IPL 2021. However, Shreyas Iyer is all fit to play in the second leg and his inclusion will definitely strengthen the team. Rishabh Pant will lead the team in the second leg as well post his fabulous leadership in the first leg. Steve Smith, Anrich Nortje, Kagiso Rabada, and Marcus Stoinis are few crucial overseas players in the team.
DC Full Squad For IPL 2021
Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma, Kagiso Rabada, Prithvi Shaw, Ravichandran Ashwin, Rishabh Pant, Shikhar Dhawan, Lalit Yadav, Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Chris Woakes, Anrich Nortje, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Lukman Hussain Meriwala, M Siddharth, Tom Curran, Sam Billings, Pravin Dubey, Vishnu Vinod.