IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time And Venue. Kolkata Knight Riders made a winning start to IPL 2021 UAE leg. The team defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 9 wickets in their opening game. KKR restricted RCB to just 92 all-out in the first innings and then chased the target with ease in just 10 overs.
With the victory, KKR have moved to the 5th spot in IPL 2021 points table. So far, the Eoin Morgan-led KKR have won 3 games and lost 5 out of 8. KKR have lost matches against Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals, and Delhi Capitals. They have won matches against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Punjab Kings, and Royal Challengers Bangalore.
For KKR, Nitish Rana is the highest run-getter with 207 runs in 7 innings including 2 half-centuries. Rahul Tripathi comes next with 187 runs in 7 innings. With 10 wickets in 8 games, Varun Chakravarthy and Andre Russell are the top two wicket-takers for KKR.
Now, KKR will next play against Mumbai Indians. In their earlier encounter, KKR finished on the losing end. The match will take place on September 23 in Abu Dhabi. Below we take a look at KKR schedule, updated time, and venue for the UAE leg of IPL 2021.
IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders Schedule, Updated Time And 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
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.
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.