IPL 2021: List of replacements, probable playing XI of all 8 franchises for UAE leg

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IPL 2021: The second phase of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season will kick off on September 19, with all eight franchises hoping to improve on their first-round performances and qualify for the playoffs.

However, a lot has changed within the clubs, as a number of players will be unavailable for the rest of the season, and a few new signings have also joined.

Almost all of the franchises will be without some of their regular players, while welcoming a few newcomers who have never played for the competition before.

Here’s a look at the probable playing XIs for each of the eight clubs, based on the existing squads and choices available:

Delhi Capitals

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In: Shreyas Iyer, Ben Dwarshuis | Out: Aniruddha Joshi, Chris Woakes

Probable XI: Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Steven Smith/Shimron Hetmyer, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (capt, wk); Marcus Stoinis, Axar Patel, R Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Avesh Khan

Chennai Super Kings

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In: Josh Hazlewood | Out: Jason Behrendorff

Probable XI: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja; Sam Curran, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Dwayne Bravo/Josh Hazlewood/Imran Tahir

Punjab Kings

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In: Aiden Markram, Nathan Ellis and Adil Rashid | Out: Dawid Malan, Riley Meredith and Jhye Richardson

Probable XI: KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Deepak Hooda, Nicholas Pooran, Shahrukh Khan; Fabian Allen/Adil Rashid, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh, Nathan Ellis, Mohammed Shami

Royal Challengers Bangalore

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In: Tim David, Wanindu Hasaranga, Dushmantha Chameera, George Garton, Akash Deep; Out: Finn Allen, Adam Zampa, Daniel Sams, Kane Richardson, Washington Sundar

Probable XI: Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, Shahbaz Ahmed; Kyle Jamieson, Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal

Mumbai Indians

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No changes in squad

Probable XI: Quinton de Kock, Rohit Sharma (capt), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan (wk), Kieron Pollard; Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Adam Milne/Nathan Coulter-Nile, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar

Kolkata Knight Riders

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In: Tim Southee | Out: Pat Cummins

Probable XI: Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan, Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine; Prasidh Krishna, Shivam Mavi, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Chakravarthy

Sunrisers Hyderabad

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In: Sherfane Rutherford | Out: Jonny Bairstow

Probable XI: David Warner, Wriddhiman Saha, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Kedhar Jadhav, Vijay Shankar; Sherfane Rutherford, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sandeep Sharma, T Natarajan

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