IPL 2024: BCCI Announces New Dates For KKR vs RR & GT vs DC Matches


The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced in a media release on April 2 (Tuesday) that the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) vs Rajasthan Royals (RR) match at Eden Gardens, originally set for April 17, has been rescheduled to a day earlier. Consequently, the clash between Gujarat Titans (GT) and Delhi Capitals (DC) at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, initially slated for April 16, will now take place on April 17.

Although the BCCI has not provided an official reason for the minor schedule change, as per a CricketNext report, the authorities in Kolkata expressed uncertainty regarding security arrangements for the KKR vs RR IPL 2024 match at Eden Gardens due to its overlap with Rama Navami festivities.

Here’s The Revised Schedule For KKR vs RR & GT vs DC IPL 2024 Matches

BCCI Released IPL 2024 Schedule In Two Phases 

Initially, the BCCI released the IPL schedule in two phases, unveiling the fixtures for the first 21 matches first, and subsequently revealing the timetable for the remaining 53 fixtures after the announcement of India’s general election schedule.

The 17th season of the T20 league commenced on March 22 with defending champions Chennai Super Kings hosting Royal Challengers Bengaluru. The final is scheduled to take place on May 26 at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

RR Remain Undefeated In IPL 2024

In the ongoing IPL 2024, RR stand as the sole unbeaten team of the season, securing victories in their first three matches. With six points, they currently lead the IPL 2024 points table. KKR follow in second place, while defending champions CSK hold third position with four points. Meanwhile, Hardik Pandya-led Mumbai Indians (MI), five-time IPL champions, have suffered three consecutive defeats and remain winless, occupying the bottom spot in the standings.


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