IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals (DC) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time And Venue. Delhi Capitals will begin their IPL 2021 UAE leg with an opening game against Kolkata Knight Riders. The IPL 2021 2nd leg will kickstart on September 19 with Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians encounter. Three days later on September 22, Delhi Capitals and Kolkata Knight Riders will lock horns at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. During the UAE leg of IPL 2021, DC will play a total of 6 games in the group stage.
DC opener Shikhar Dhawan is the highest run-scorer of the team as well as the tournament. The left-handed batsman has so far scored 380 runs in 8 innings with 2 fifties. Prithvi Shaw is the team’s second top scorer and 4th overall with 308 runs in 8 innings. In bowling, Avesh Khan is the team’s top wicket-taker with 14 wickets. He is the 2nd highest wicket-taker in the tournament currently.
Rishabh Pant led the team in the absence of regular captain Shreyas Iyer in the 1st leg. Iyer will be back to play in the UAE leg. However, reports suggest that Pant is going to lead the team in the 2nd leg as well. Iyer’s return will be a big boost for the team.
In the points table, DC hold the top place with 12 points. The team has played 8 matches so far. They bagged wins in 6 games and lost 2. DC won encounters against Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad, and Kolkata Knight Riders, and also defeated Punjab Kings twice.
DC’s losses came against Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals. Below we take a glance at 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.