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IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals (RR) Squad, Schedule, Updated Time, And Venue. IPL 2021 UAE leg is set to commence tomorrow (September 19) and Rajasthan Royals will play their opening game against Punjab Kings on September 21. The match will take place at Dubai International Stadium. During the UAE leg, RR will play a total of 7 matches during the group stage.

For the UAE leg, the Sanju Samson-led team will miss the likes of Jofra Archer, Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes, and Andrew Tye. All these players have been ruled out of the UAE leg. Glenn Phillips, Evin Lewis, Oshane Thomas, and Tabraiz Shamsi have been inducted as replacements.

Tabraiz Shamsi

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The team hold the 5th spot in IPL 2021 points table with 6 points. Out of 7 games, they have won 4 and lost 3. RR defeated Delhi Capitals, Kolkata Knight Riders, and Sunrisers Hyderabad in the first leg. They lost clashes against Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Punjab Kings, and Mumbai Indians.

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For RR, Sanju Samson is the highest run-getter. The right-handed batsman has mustered 277 runs in 7 innings that include a fabulous century. In the bowling department, Chris Morris is the leading wicket-taker for the team and 2nd highest overall with 14 wickets in 7 matches. Below is the Rajasthan Royals (RR) squad, schedule, updated time, and venue for IPL 2021 UAE leg.

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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.