Kolkata Knight Riders
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IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time And Venue. IPL 2021 UAE leg will start on September 2021 with Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings thriller. Kolkata Knight Riders will play their opening game against Royal Challengers Bangalore. The clash will take place in Abu Dhabi on September 20. During the UAE leg of IPL 2021, KKR will play 7 matches.

KKR, led by Eoin Morgan, gave a poor show in the first leg. KKR lost 5 games out of 7 and managed to win just 2. With 4 points, they currently hold the 7th spot in IPL 2021 points table. KKR lost matches against Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals, and Delhi Capitals. Their 2 wins came against Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings.

IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time And Venue
Nitish Rana. (Credits: Twitter)

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Nitish Rana is most successful batsman for KKR so far. In 7 innings, the left-handed batsman has mustered 207 runs. He has also hit 2 half-centuries. After Rana, Rahul Tripathi has piled up the most runs for the team with 187 runs in 7 innings.

Pat Cummins picked most wickets for the team in the first leg with 9 scalps. Prasidh Krishna follows him with 8 wickets. Cummins will be replaced by Time Southee in the UAE leg. Below we take a look at KKR schedule, updated time, and venue for the UAE leg of IPL 2021.

IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time And Venue
Pat Cummins. (Credits: Twitter)

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IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders Schedule, Updated Time And Venue

Match Details Date Time Venue
KKR vs Royal Challengers Bangalore September 20, 2021 7:30 PM Abu Dhabi
KKR vs Mumbai Indians September 23, 2021 7:30 PM  Abu Dhabi
KKR vs Chennai Super Kings September 26, 2021 3:30 PM Abu Dhabi
KKR vs Delhi Capitals September 28, 2021 3:30 PM Sharjah
KKR vs Punjab Kings October 1, 2021 7:30 PM Dubai
KKR vs Sunrisers Hyderabad October 3, 2021 7:30 PM Dubai
KKR vs Rajasthan Royals October 7, 2021 7:30 PM Sharjah

Kolkata Knight Riders Updated Squad For UAE Leg

Kolkata Knight Riders
Kolkata Knight Riders (Image Credit: Twitter)

KKR will be led by Eoin Morgan. Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine are some key players in the team. Pat Cummins will not be available for the UAE leg and Tim Southee has been roped in as a replacement.

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Kolkata Knight Riders Full Squad

Eoin Morgan, Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Nitish Rana, Prasidh Krishna, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Sandeep Warrier, Shivam Mavi, Shubman Gill, Sunil Narine, Rahul Tripathi, Varun Chakravarthy, Pawan Negi, Tim Seifert, Shakib al Hasan, Sheldon Jackson, Vaibhav Arora, Karun Nair, Harbhajan Singh, Ben Cutting, Venkatesh Iyer, Tim Southee.