IPL 2021: The 2nd phase of IPL 2021 will be conducted in the UAE — Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi from September 19. The first game will be played between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings.
14th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) was halted after COVID-19 breached the bio-bubbles of several teams as India got hit by 2nd wave of the pandemic. BCCI has announced that the 2nd phase of the IPL 2021 will begin from Sep 19 in UAE. Many international players have made themselves unavailable due to injuries or prior commitments, forcing franchisees to look for replacements. Four team franchises have announced replacements for the 2nd phase of the IPL 2021.
|TEAM||INJURED / REPLACED PLAYER||REPLACEMENT PLAYER|
|RCB||ADAM ZAMPA||WANINDU HASARANGA|
|RCB||Daniel Sams||Dushmantha Chameera|
|RCB||Kane Richardson||George Garton|
|RCB||Finn Allen||Tim David|
|RR||Jofra Archer||Glenn Phillips|
|RR||Andrew Tye||Tabraiz Shamsi|
|PBKS||Riley Meredith||Nathan Ellis|
|PBKS||Jhye Richardson||Adil Rashid|
|KKR||Pat Cummins||Tim Southee|