Kolkata Knight Riders
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IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time And Venue. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will begin their journey in IPL 2021 UAE leg with the match against Royal Challengers Bangalore today (September 20). Shaikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi is the venue of the match. KKR are set to play 7 matches during the UAE leg of IPL 2021.

The Eoin Morgan-led KKR have won only 2 games out of 7 in IPL 2021 so far. In the first leg, KKR defeated defeat Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings. However, they lost matches against Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore,  Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals, and Delhi Capitals. With 2 points, KKR takes the 7th spot in the points table.

Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2021
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Nitish Rana is the highest run-getter for the team so far. In 7 innings, the left-handed batsman has piled up 207 runs with 2 fifties. After Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripath is the highest run-getter for KKR with 187 runs in 7 innings. In bowling, Pat Cummins is the team’s top wicket-taker with 9 wickets.

Nitish Rana
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Cummins is followed by Prasidh Krishna with 8 wickets. Pat Cummins will be unavailable for the UAE leg and Tim Southee is set to replace him. Below we take a look at KKR schedule, updated time, and venue for the UAE leg of IPL 2021.

Pat Cummins, IPL
Pat Cummins (Image Credit: 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.