IPL 2021 Schedule for Phase 2: After getting shelved midway due to the rising cases of COVID-19 positive players within the bio-bubble, the remainder of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 is all set to resume from September 19 in Abu Dhabi.
The tournament is set to restart with a blockbuster opening match between defending champions Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings in Dubai. It will then be followed by the game between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore in Abu Dhabi.
There will be a total of seven double-headers where all the teams will get to play at least one afternoon game. The afternoon games are slated for a 3:30 PM IST to start while the evening games will start at 7:30 PM IST.
UAE has been chosen as the venue for IPL for the second time after hosting a successful thirteenth edition of the game in 2020.
Taking a look back at the points table, Delhi Capitals are at the top of the table, followed by Chennai Super Kings in the second spot and Royal Challengers Bangalore completing the top three at the third spot. IPL 2020 Champions Mumbai Indians stand fourth, followed by Rajasthan Royals and Punjab Kings in the fifth and the sixth positions, respectively. Kolkata Knight Riders (seventh) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (eighth) are languishing at the bottom.
Full IPL 2021 Schedule
|Match No||Match||Date||Time (IST)||Venue|
|30||Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings||19 September, Sunday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|31||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||20 September, Monday||7:30 PM||Abu Dhabi|
|32||Punjab Kings vs Rajasthan Royals||21 September, Tuesday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|33||Delhi Capitals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||22 September, Wednesday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|34||Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders||23 September, Thursday||7:30 PM||Abu Dhabi|
|35||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings||24 September, Friday||7:30 PM||Sharjah|
|36||Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals||25 September, Saturday||3:30 PM||Abu Dhabi|
|37||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Punjab Kings||25 September, Saturday||7:30 PM||Sharjah|
|38||Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders||26 September, Sunday||3:30 PM||Abu Dhabi|
|39||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians||26 September, Sunday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|40||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals||27 September, Monday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|41||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals||28 September, Tuesday||3:30 PM||Sharjah|
|42||Mumbai Indians vs Punjab Kings||28 September, Tuesday||7:30 PM||Abu Dhabi|
|43||Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||29 September, Wednesday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|44||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Chennai Super Kings||30 September, Thursday||7:30 PM||Sharjah|
|45||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Punjab Kings||1 October, Friday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|46||Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals||2 October, Saturday||3:30 PM||Sharjah|
|47||Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings||2 October, Saturday||7:30 PM||Abu Dhabi|
|48||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Punjab Kings||3 October, Sunday||3:30 PM||Sharjah|
|49||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||3 October, Sunday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|50||Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings||4 October, Monday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|51||Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians||5 October, Tuesday||7:30 PM||Sharjah|
|52||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||6 October, Wednesday||7:30 PM||Abu Dhabi|
|53||Chennai Super Kings vs Punjab Kings||7 October, Thursday||3:30 PM||Dubai|
|54||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals||7 October, Thursday||7:30 PM||Sharjah|
|55||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians||8 October, Friday||3:30 PM||Abu Dhabi|
|56||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals||8 October, Friday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|57||Qualifier 1||10 October, Sunday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
|58||Eliminator||11 October, Monday||7:30 PM||Sharjah|
|59||Qualifier 2||13 October, Wednesday||7:30 PM||Sharjah|
|60||Final||15 October, Friday||7:30 PM||Dubai|
Where to watch IPL 2021?
All the matches will be telecasted on the Star Sports Network. The tournament will also be streamed on Disney+ Hotstar.
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