The entire IPL was held in the UAE last year without any hassles and the BCCI will be hoping for a similar experience this time around.
The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will meet Mumbai Indians (MI) in the first game of IPL 2021 resumption in the United Arab Emirates.
Ahead of the CSK vs MI clash which marks the resumption of IPL 2021, India TV takes a look at the strength and weaknesses of the two teams.
In a video shared by RCB, Kohli could be seen entering the trainng ground with his kitbag and greeting his fellow teammates including South Africa's AB de Villiers.
As the second leg of the 2021 edition begins on September 19, let's take a look at the squad changes in all franchises.
On September 19, CSK will take on defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) in the first game of the 2021 season’s resumption in Dubai.
Nortje, who picked 22 wickets in 16 matches in his first-ever IPL season in 2020, played an instrumental role in helping DC reach its maiden IPL final.
Mumbai Indians resume their IPL 2021 campaign against Chennai Super Kings on September 19 in Dubai.
Royal Challengers Bangalore will resume their campaign against Kolkata Knight Riders on September 20 in Abu Dhabi.
The Eoin Morgan-led side are currently sitting seventh on the points table with four points, having won just two games out of seven.
In the first half of IPL 2021, Yadav scored 173 runs in seven matches at an average of 24.71 and strike rate of 144.16.
The Rajasthan Royals will resume its campaign in IPL 2021 against Punjab Kings on September 21.
With three wins in eight matches, Punjab Kings are sixth in the IPL 2021 standings.
DC ended the first phase of the season at the top with 12 points from eight games under the captaincy of Rishabh Pant.
Languishing at the bottom of the table with just one win from seven matches, the Kane Williamson-led camp will play their first game of second leg on September 22 against table-toppers Delhi Capitals (DC).
The second leg of the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) will start on September 19 with Mumbai Indians taking on the Chennai Super Kings.
The left-arm leg spinner has joined the Rajasthan Royals for the remainder of the IPL 2021 season and reckons his team can challenge for the trophy.
Chennai Super Kings will resume their IPL 2021 campaign against defending champions Mumbai Indians on September 19.
Mumbai Indians' all-rounder Kieron Pollard landed in Abu Dhabi on Friday.
It was one of the most predictable decisions considering that Delhi Capitals did well under Pant despite the fact that Shreyas Iyer led them to their first final last year.