In this year Rajasthan Royals change their captain and their head coach also. After doing a very poor performance in the last season of Indian premier league they just want to do a fresh start. In 2021 their first match is against Punjab Kings, on 12th April Monday in Mumbai. It will be 4th match of this Indian Premier League season.
According to the Board of Control for Cricket in Indian Kolkata, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Ahmedabad, and Delhi these six will be the IPL venue this season. But Rajasthan Royals will only play in just four venues. They are Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Delhi. For the first five matches they will play at Mumbai, and then for the next four matches they will play in Delhi, and after that for the next three matches they will play in Kolkata and then the last 2 matches they will play at Bengaluru.
Rajasthan Royals performance
Till now from the 13 edition of IPL Rajasthan Royals rarely making a chance in the play offs and they don’t have won the IPL trophy once. In the last season their performance was too poor they finished the last IPL in the 8th position which is last in the points table. So this year they want to do something new. They changed their captain and head coach also. The captain of the last year Steven Smith can’t do his job well that’s why they removed him from captain and also released him from their franchise. Now they appointed Sanju Samson as a captain, and Andrew McDonald as a head coach. They also announced that they will have a lead assistant coach from Zimbabwe who is a former Zimbabwe cricketer named Trevor Penney.
In this year of IPL auction Rajasthan Royals bought some good players like Mustafizur Rahman who is a great Bangladeshi fast bowler, Chris Morris a South African all rounder, Shivam Dube a Indian all rounder with Sanju Samson, Jofra Archer, Rahul Tewatia, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler already in thie squad. So after seeing everything the squad Rajasthan Royals (RR) have a strong team who can perform so well than the previous year IPL. So be ready to watch out all the game of Rajasthan Royals in this edition of Indian Premier League.
Check out the schedule of Rajasthan Royals here:-
|MAT No||DATE & DAY||MATCH||TIME (IST)||VENUE|
|4||April 12, Monday||Rajasthan Royals vs Punjab Kings||19:30||Mumbai|
|7||April 15, Thu||Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals||19:30||Mumbai|
|12||April 19, Monday||Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals||19:30||Mumbai|
|16||April 22, Thu||Royal Challengers vs Rajasthan Royals||19:30||Mumbai|
|18||April 24, Sat||Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders||19:30||Mumbai|
|24||April 29, Thu||Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals||15:30||Delhi|
|28||May 2, Sunday||Rajasthan Royals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||15:30||Delhi|
|32||May 5, Wed||Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings||7.30 PM||Delhi|
|36||May 8, Saturday||Rajasthan Royals v Mumbai Indians||7.30 PM||Delhi|
|40||May 11, Tuesday||Delhi Capitals v Rajasthan Royals||7.30 PM||Kolkata|
|43||May 13, Thursday||Sunrisers Hyderabad v Rajasthan Royals||7.30 PM||Kolkata|
|46||May 16, Sunday||Rajasthan Royals v Royal Challengers||3.30 PM||Kolkata|
|49||May 18, Tuesday||Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals||7.30 PM||Bengaluru|
|54||May 22, Saturday||Punjab Kings v Rajasthan Royals||7.30 PM||Bengaluru|