Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2021
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IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals (RR) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time, And Venue. Rajasthan Royals are set to commence their journey in IPL 2021 UAE leg with the opening match against Punjab Kings. The match will take place on September 21 at Dubai International Stadium, two days post Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings opener. RR will play a total of 7 matches during the UAE leg of IPL 2021.

After the first leg, RR are placed on the 5th spot in the points table. With 3 wins and 4 defeats in 7 games, the team have 6 points. RR defeated Delhi Capitals, Kolkata Knight Riders, and Sunrisers Hyderabad in the first leg. However, they faced losses against Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Punjab Kings, and Mumbai Indians.

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For the UAE leg, some players will be available to play for RR. To begin with, Jofra Archer will not be available for the UAE leg has been replaced by Glenn Phillips. Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes are also going to be absent in IPL 2021 UAE leg. Evin Lewis and Oshane Thomas have been roped in as replacements for the England duo. Andrew Tye will be replaced by Tabraiz Shamsi.

Jofra Archer
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RR skipper Sanju Samson is the most successful batsman for the team so far. The right-handed batsman has scored 277 runs in 7 innings along with a century. Chris Morris is the leading wicket-taker for the team and 2nd highest overall with 14 wickets in 7 matches. Below we take a look at Rajasthan Royals (RR) squad, schedule, updated time, and venue for IPL 2021 UAE leg.

Chris Morris
Chris Morris (Image Credit: Twitter)

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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.