Delhi Capitals will begin their IPL 2021 UAE leg on September 22, with the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad. DC played 7 games of the group stage during the first leg and will play the rest 7 games during the UAE leg. In IPL 2021 UAE leg opener, Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians will lock horns with each other.
DC currently hold the top spot in IPL 2021 points table with 12 points. The team have played 8 games so far, winning 6 and losing 2. DC won encounters against Mumbai Indians, Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings, Punjab Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, and Kolkata Knight Riders. Their 2 losses were against Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore.
For DC, Shikhar Dhawan has been the most successful batsman. With 380 runs in 8 innings, the left-handed batsman is the highest run-getter of the team and the tournament. In bowling, pacer Avesh Khan is the top wicket-taker for the team with 14 wickets in 8 games.
Shreyas Iyer, who missed the first leg of IPL 2021 due to injury, will be back in the UAE leg. However, reports suggest that Rishabh Pant will continue to lead the team in the UAE leg as well. Below we take a glance at Delhi Capitals (DC) updated squad, schedule, time, and venue for IPL 2021 UAE leg.
IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals (DC) Updated Squad, Schedule, 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, according to reports. 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, Anrich Nortje, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Lukman Hussain Meriwala, M Siddharth, Tom Curran, Sam Billings, Pravin Dubey, Vishnu Vinod.