Punjab Kings have kept their hopes alive for the playoffs spot in IPL 2021 after a superlative performance in the previous game against the Sunrisers Hyderabad. They have moved into fifth place with a better run rate and have made sure that they stay in contention. The KL Rahul-led side has been formidable with their bowling and the addition of Nathan Ellis has strengthened the side.
The top order as usual has been firing for the Punjab side and they managed to get some runs from the middle order as well in the previous game. Ravi Bishnoi has proved to be a star in the making for the future and he will be a key factor in taking the side to the playoffs. Here is the Punjab Kings (PBKS) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time, And Venue in IPL 2021.
Punjab Kings Schedule, Updated Time And Venue:
Punjab Kings resumes their IPL 2021 campaign on the 21st of September against the Rajasthan Royals, and their league fixtures end on the 7th of October against the Chennai Super Kings.
|21-09-2021||Punjab Kings vs Rajasthan Royals||Dubai||7:30 PM|
|25-09-2021||Punjab Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||Sharjah||7:30 PM|
|29-09-2021||Punjab Kings vs Mumbai Indians||Abu Dhabi||7:30 PM|
|01-10-2021||Punjab Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders||Dubai||7:30 PM|
|03-10-2021||Punjab Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||Sharjah||3:30 PM|
|07-10-2021||Punjab Kings vs Chennai Super Kings||Dubai||3:30 PM|
Punjab Kings Updated Squad For UAE Leg:
Punjab Kings have two replacements to their squad as the two Australian pacers Jhye Richardson and Riley Meredith, have opted out of the remaining IPL games in UAE. Nathan Ellis and Adil Rashid have been announced as the replacement for these players. Dawid Malan has also pulled out of the UAE leg, and his replacement has been announced as Aiden Markram.
Punjab Kings Squad: KL Rahul (Captain), Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Mandeep Singh, Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Prabhsimran Singh, Mohammed Shami, Chris Jordan, Darshan Nalkande, Ravi Bishnoi, Murugan Ashwin, Arshdeep Singh, Harpreet Brar, Ishan Porel, Moises Henriques, Shahrukh Khan, Pratyush Singh, Jalaj Saxena, Nathan Ellis, Adil Rashid, Aiden Markram