IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time And Venue. The 2nd leg of IPL 2021 will commence on September 19. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will start their journey with the clash against Royal Challengers Bangalore. The match will be played in Abu Dhabi on September 20. During the UAE leg, KKR will play 7 matches during the group stage.
Under the captainship of Eoin Morgan, KKR had a miserable show in the first leg of IPL 2021. They played 7 matches in the tournament, winning just 2 and losing 5. KKR’s victories came against Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings. They lost clashes against Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals, and Delhi Capitals. KKR hold 7th spot in the IPL 2021 points table with 4 points.
So far, Nitish Rana is the most successful batsman for the team. In 7 innings, the left-handed batsman scored 207 runs at an average of 28.71. He also hit 2 half-centuries. Next is Rahul Tripathi, who has piled up 187 runs in 7 innings.
Pat Cummins has bagged most wickets for KKR with 9 scalps. Unfortunately, Cummins will not be available for the UAE leg. He will be replaced by Tim Southee of New Zealand. Prasidh Krishna follows Pat Cummins with 8 wickets for the team so far. Below we take a look at Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) squad, schedule, updated time, and venue for IPL 2021 UAE leg.
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.