Delhi Capitals
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IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals (DC) Updated Squad, Schedule, Time, And Venue. IPL 2021 will begin on September 19 with the opening clash between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians. Delhi Capitals will face Sunrisers Hyderabad in their opening match.

The game will be played on September 22 at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. During the UAE leg of IPL 2021, Delhi Capitals will play a total of 7 matches.

DC was led by Rishabh Pant during the first leg as their regular skipper Shreyas Iyer suffered an elbow injury and was ruled out from playing. However, Iyer will be back into the squad for the IPL 2021 second leg.

Rishabh Pant
Rishabh Pant (Image Credit: Twitter)

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DC are currently on the top spot in IPL 2021 points table with 12 points. Out of 8 matches, the team has won 6 games and lost 2 so far. During the 1st leg, DC defeated Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad, and Kolkata Knight Riders, and Punjab Kings twice. DC’s two defeats arrived against Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals.

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.

Shikhar Dhawan
Shikhar Dhawan (Image Credit: Twitter)

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. Below we take a look at the Delhi Capitals squad, schedule, updated time, and venue for IPL 2021 UAE leg.

Avesh Khan
Avesh Khan (Image Credit: Twitter)

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IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals (DC) Updated Squad, Schedule, Time, And Venue

Match Details Date Time 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

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DC Updated Squad For UAE Leg

Delhi Capitals, IPL 2021
Delhi Capitals. Image Credits: BCCI

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.

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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.