After finding the Covid cases in the Bio bubble, the IPL 2021 was postponed, and all international players were sent back home for security reasons. Finally, BCCI confirmed the new official schedule for IPL 2021. The remaining schedule for IPL 2021 in UAE is scheduled to restart on September 19 and the final will be played on October 15.
On May 4, when many COVID cases were found in the Biobubble, the BCCI and the IPL Governing Council unanimously agreed to delay the league. Few cricketers along with staff supporters acquired the lethal disease, and organizers halted the 2021 IPL in half, increasing player safety.
New IPL 2021 Schedule
Dates for IPL 2021 have been published, Phase 2 of IPL 2021 will begin on September 19 and the last match will be played on October 15.
- IPL 2021 Start Date: September 19, 2021
- 2021 End Date: October 15, 2021
Here’s the complete schedule for IPL 2021 in UAE:
|30||Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings||19 September 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
|31||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||20 September, 2021||7:30PM||Abu Dhabi|
|32||Punjab Kings vs Rajasthan Royals||21 September, 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
|33||Delhi Capitals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||22 September, 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
|34||Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders||23 September, 2021||7:30PM||Abu Dhabi|
|35||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings||24 September, 2021||7:30PM||Sharjah|
|36||Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals||25 September, 2021||3:30PM||Abu Dhabi|
|37||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Punjab Kings||25 September, 2021||7:30PM||Sharjah|
|38||Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders||26 September, 2021||3:30PM||Abu Dhabi|
|39||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians||26 September, 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
|40||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals||27 September, 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
|41||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals||28 September, 2021||3:30PM||Sharjah|
|42||Mumbai Indians vs Punjab Kings||28 September, 2021||7:30PM||Abu Dhabi|
|43||Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||29 September, 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
|44||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Chennai Super Kings||30 September, 2021||7:30PM||Sharjah|
|45||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Punjab Kings||1 October, 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
|46||Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals||2 October, 2021||3:30PM||Sharjah|
|47||Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings||2 October, 2021||7:30PM||Abu Dhabi|
|48||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Punjab Kings||3 October, 2021||3:30PM||Sharjah|
|49||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||3 October, 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
|50||Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings||4 October, 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
|51||Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians||5 October, 2021||7:30PM||Sharjah|
|52||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||6 October, 2021||7:30PM||Abu Dhabi|
|53||Chennai Super Kings vs Punjab Kings||7 October, 2021||3:30PM||Dubai|
|54||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals||7 October, 2021||7:30PM||Sharjah|
|55||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians||8 October, 2021||3:30PM||Abu Dhabi|
|56||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals||8 October, 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
|57||Qualifier 1||10 October, 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
|58||Eliminator||11 October, 2021||7:30PM||Sharjah|
|59||Qualifier 2||13 October, 2021||7:30PM||Sharjah|
|60||Final||15 October, 2021||7:30PM||Dubai|
According to sources, the remaining 31 matches of IPL 2021 are divided into 10 double headers, 7 individual headers and 4 playoffs, which the BCCI hopes to produce before the ICC T20 World Cup in the 21-day frame.
The Cricket Control Board in India (BCCI) said via its BCCI.tv that the remaining matches of the 2021 season of the LIVE Indian Premier League will be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) due to the season of monsoons in India.
BCCI has urged Cricket West Indies to promote the next edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL 2021) for IPL 2021 for 10 days. From August 28 to September 19, CPL 2021 is scheduled.
BCCI wants to start the remaining IPL 2021 schedule on September 17, so that Caribbean crickets and other cricketers remain ready for the new IPL schedule in 7-10 days.
The ECB has already revealed that English cricketers will not be part of the remaining IPL due to international commitments.
Also, other cricketers, such as Pat Cummins and Shakib Al Hasan, are unlikely to be involved. Kyle Jamieson has also voiced his unavailability at UAE IPL 2021.
The 2021 IPL schedule in UAE will be announced in a couple of weeks, meanwhile we have predicted the possible new IPL schedule for the phase 2 matches.
What are the IPL 2021 venues in the UAE?
The new 2021 IPL schedule will be hosted in the United Arab Emirates. The United Arab Emirates has three venues, the Dubai International Cricket Stadium with a capacity for 25,000 people.
Sheik Zayed Cricket Stadium has a capacity of 20,000 spectators and a capacity of 16,000 in Sharjah Cricket.
In these three venues all matches will be played. And the final takes place at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
Which teams are playing at IPL 2021 in UAE?
|IPL 2021 Teams|
|Chennai Super Kings|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|Kolkata Knight Riders|
When will the new IPL 2021 matches start?
The schedule for the new IPL 2021 matches remains the same, for a doubleheader, the first match will start at 3:30 pm and the second at 7:30 pm IST.
What television channels will broadcast the IPL 2021 schedule?
The new IPL 2021 schedule begins on September 17 and will be broadcast live on the Star Sports Network. Star Sports, the leading Indian broadcaster, has organized multi-language programs and a network of channels to broadcast the IPL 2021 in India.
Online viewers can also watch IPL 2021 live streaming matches from the UAE on the Disney + Hotstar app.