Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will play the opening match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 against the reigning champions Mumbai Indians (MI) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on April 9.
The team led by Virat Kohli will play its first two games in Chennai, followed by three games in Mumbai.
The Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad will host four Challengers matches from April 27 to May 6, before the “Men in Red and Gold” arrive in Kolkata to play the remaining matches.
The Bangalore franchise will play up to three daytime games and eleven nighttime Matches.
|DATE/DAY||MATCH DETAILS||TIME (IST)||VENUE|
|April 9, Friday||Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||7:30 PM||Chennai|
|April 14, Wednesday||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||7:30 PM||Chennai|
|April 18, Sunday||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders||3:30 PM||Chennai|
|April 22, Thursday||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals||7:30 PM||Mumbai|
|April 25, Sunday||Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||3:30 PM||Mumbai|
|April 27, Tuesday||Delhi Capitals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||7:30 PM||Ahmedabad|
|April 30, Friday||Punjab Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||7:30 PM||Ahmedabad|
|May 3, Monday||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||7:30 PM||Ahmedabad|
|May 6, Thursday||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Punjab Kings||7.30 PM||Ahmedabad|
|May 9, Sunday||Royal Challengers Bangalore v Sunrisers Hyderabad||7.30 PM||Kolkata|
|May 14, Friday||Royal Challengers Bangalore v Delhi Capitals||7.30 PM||Kolkata|
|May 16, Sunday||Rajasthan Royals v Royal Challengers Bangalore||3.30 PM||Kolkata|
|May 20, Thursday||Royal Challengers Bangalore v Mumbai Indians||3.30 PM||Kolkata|
|May 23, Sunday||Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings||7.30 PM||Kolkata|