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IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals (RR) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time, And Venue. IPL 2021 2nd leg is set to begin on September 19 in UAE and Rajasthan Royals will take on Punjab Kings in their opening game on September 21. The match will be played at Dubai International Stadium. During the UAE leg of IPL 2021, RR will play a total of 7 matches.

During the first leg of IPL 2021, RR finished on the 5th spot in the points table with 6 points. The team played 7 matches in the tournament. They managed to win 3 games and lost 4. RR wins came against Delhi Capitals, Kolkata Knight Riders, and Sunrisers Hyderabad. However, they lost 4 matches while facing Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Punjab Kings, and Mumbai Indians.

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Few crucial players for RR will miss out on UAE leg. Jofra Archer has been ruled out of play for entire year. Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes have opted out due to personal reasons. Oshane Thomas and Evin Lewis are going to replace them. Andrew Tye will also not be available in UAE leg and will be replaced by Tabraiz Shamsi.

Tabraiz Shamsi

Skipper Sanju Samson is the highest run-getter for the team. The wicketkeeper-batsman has mustered 277 runs in 7 innings with a fabulous century. In bowling, Chris Morris has picked most wickets for the team with 14 wickets in 7 games. Below is Rajasthan Royals (RR) squad, schedule, updated time, and venue for IPL 2021 UAE leg.

Sanju Samson, Reetinder Singh Sodhi, Kolkata Knight Riders. Rajasthan Royals
Sanju Samson played a captain’s knock [Image-IPLT20]
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IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals Schedule, Updated Time And Venue

Match Details Date Time Venue
RR vs Punjab Kings September 21, 2021 7:30 PM  Dubai
RR vs Delhi Capitals September 25, 2021 3:30 PM Abu Dhabi
RR vs Sunrisers Hyderabad September 27, 2021 7:30 PM Dubai
RR vs Royal Challengers Bangalore September 29, 2021 7:30 PM Dubai
RR vs Chennai Super Kings October 02, 2021 7:30 PM Abu Dhabi
RR vs Mumbai Indians October 05, 2021 7:30 PM Sharjah
RR vs Kolkata Knight Riders October 07, 2021 7:30 PM Sharjah

Rajasthan Royals Updated Squad For UAE Leg

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RR (Image Credit: Twitter)

Under their new skipper Sanju Samson, RR will seek to win their 2nd title in the tournament. The franchise won the debut season in 2008 but has not managed to win the title again. The absence of England trio Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes, and Jofra Archer will definitely haunt the franchise during the UAE leg.

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Rajasthan Royals Full Squad

Sanju Samson, Riyan Parag, Shreyas Gopal, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Kartik Tyagi, Jaydev Unadkat, Mayank Markande, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Anuj Rawat, David Miller, Manan Vohra, Shivam Dube, Chris Morris, Mustafizur Rahim, Chetan Sakariya, K.C. Cariappa, Kuldip Yadav, Liam Livingstone, Akash Singh, Glenn Phillips, Tabraiz Shamsi, Oshane Thomas, Evin Lewis.