Royal Challengers Bangalore will be facing Mumbai Indians in the first match of the IPL 2021 on April 9 in Chennai.
RCB has lost the IPL final three times in the year 2009, 2013, and 2016 respectively. In the year 2020 they made it to the play offs but failed to reach the finals.
The likes of Chris Morris, Shivam Dube, Aaron Finch, Umesh Yadav, Dale Steyn, Moeen Ali, Parthiv Patel, Pawan Negi, Isuru Udana, and Gurkeerat Mann have been released ahead of the IPL 2021 auction.
Ahead of the fresh season, they have included the likes of Kyle Jamieson, Glenn Maxwell, Dan Christian, Mohammed Azharudeen and KS Bharat in their squad.
RCB Squad 2021
Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Devdutt Padikkal, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Finn Allen, Pavan Deshpande, Shahbaz Ahmed, Adam Zampa, Kane Richardson, KS Bharat, Daniel Sams, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Sachin Baby, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, Kyle Jamieson, Dan Christian & Suyash Prabhudessai
The Royal Challengers Bangalore have signed in New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman Finn Allen in place of Josh Philippe who will miss the entire IPL 2021 due to personal reasons.
Royal Challengers fixtures
Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 9, Chennai, 7:30 PM
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 14, Chennai, 07:30 PM
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders on April 18, 2021, Mumbai, 03:30 PM
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals on April 22, Mumbai, 07:30 PM
Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 25, Mumbai, 3:30 PM
Delhi Capitals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 27, Ahmedabad, 7:30 PM
Punjab Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 30, Ahmedabad, 7:30 PM
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers on May 3, Ahmedabad, 7:30 PM
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Punjab Kings on May 6, Ahmedabad, 7:30 PM
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad on May 9, Kolkata, 7:30 PM
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals on May 14, Kolkata, 7:30 PM
Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore on May 16, Kolkata, 3:30 PM
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians on May 20, Kolkata, 7:30 PM
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings on May 23, Kolkata, 7:30 PM