Tamil Nadu Premier League ( TNPL) Schedule & Squad 2019

The fourth season of Tamil Nadu Premier League will start from 19 July. TNPL was started in 2016 and has already completed three successful seasons i.e 2016, 2017 and 2018. 8 teams are
participating in TNPL 2019 season with players from different Indian states. In its earlier three seasons, Tamil Nadu Premier League has already turned out to a successful tournament and given
very talented young Cricketers.

Total 28 league matches will be played between 8 teams. There will be 2 Qualifier matches and 1 Eliminator match. So including the Final, there will be total 32 matches in TNPL 2019. The matches
will be played at three stadiums NPR College Ground, Indian Cement Company Ground and MA Chidambaram Stadium. MA Chidambaram Stadium will host the Final of TNPL 2019 on August 15.

TNPL has seen different Champions in all three season played so far. The first edition, ie 2016 was Won by Tuti Patriots. Chepauk Super Gillies won the 2nd edition of TNPL in 2018.TNPL 2018 final was played between Dindigul dragons and madurai panthers which was won by Madurai panthers. So Madurai panthers are the defending Champions.

As mentioned above Tamil Nadu Premier League has produced some great talent in its last three completed seasons. Young talented batsmen and bowlers from different cities are able to show their talent through TNPL. Players like Vijay Shankar, Murugan Ashwin and many other players who displayed their skills in TNPL, were found a place in big level tournaments and leagues like IPL and in Indian National team also.

Not only new and young players take part in TNPL, but also experienced players who have quite good experience of international cricket also take part in Tamil Nadu Premier League. Few of these names are Dinesh Karthik, Ravichandran Ashwin, Murali Vijay etc.

The tournament is not only a platform to provide a real talent, but also its getting to a big entertainment for the Tamil Nadu local Cricket fans who get the high dose of the fun that T20 Cricket has.

Teams of TNPL 2019

The 8 teams participating in TNPL 2019 are based in 8 different cities of Tamil Nadu. The details of these teams are:

Team City Captain Coach Owner
Chepauk Super Gillies Chennai Vijay Shankar Hemang Badani Metronation Chennai Television Private Limited – Dailythanthi
Lyca Kovai Kings Coimbatore Abhinav Mukund Monty Desai Lyca Productions
Dindigul Dragons Dindigul Ravichandran Ashwin M. Venkataramana Take Solutions Ltd
Trichy Warriors Tiruchirapalli Baba Indrajith Tinu Yohannan Ruby Builders
iDream Karaikudi Kaalai Karaikudi Srikkanth Anirudha Subramaniam Badrinath iDream Cinemas and iDream Properties
Siechem Madurai Panthers Madurai Rohit Damodaran Bharath Reddy Pooja Damodaran
Tuti Patriots Tirunelveli Thoothukudi Washington Sundar Ramaswamy Prasanna JONES
V. B. Kanchi Veerans Kanchipuram Baba Aparajith Bharat Arun and Muttiah Muralitharan V B Chandrasekhar

Winners of TNPL seasons

TNPL season results
Season Final Final venue Number of teams Player of the series
Winner Winning margin Runner-up
2016
Details
Tuti Patriots
215/2 (20 overs)
Won by 122 runs
(Scorecard)
Chepauk Super Gillies
93 all out (18.5 overs)
M. A. Chidambaram Stadium 8 Narayan Jagadeesan
2017
Details
Chepauk Super Gillies
145/4 (19 overs)
Won by 6 wickets
(Scorecard)
Tuti Patriots
143/8 (20 overs)
M. A. Chidambaram Stadium 8 Washington Sundar
2018
Details
Siechem Madurai Panthers
119/3 (17.1 overs)
Won by 7 wickets
(Scorecard)
Dindigul Dragons
117 all out (19.5 overs)
M. A. Chidambaram Stadium 8 Arun Karthik
No. Date Match Venue
01. 19 July 2019 Chepauk Super Gillies vs Dindigul Dragons NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
02. 20 July 2019 Siechem Madurai Panthers vs Tuti Patriots NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
03. 20 July 2019 Ruby Trichy Warriors vs iDream Karaikudi Kaalai NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
04. 21 July 2019 Lyca Kovai Kings vs VB Kanchi Veerans NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
05. 22 July 2019 Dindigul Dragons vs Siechem Madurai Panthers ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
06. 23 July 2019 Ruby Trichy Warriors vs Chepauk Super Gillies ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
07. 24 July 2019 VB Kanchi Veerans vs iDream Karaikudi Kaalai NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
08. 25 July 2019 Lyca Kovai Kings vs Tuti Patriots NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
09. 26 July 2019 Chepauk Super Gillies vs iDream Karaikudi Kaalai NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
10. 27 July 2019 Tuti Patriots vs Dindigul Dragons ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
11. 27 July 2019 Ruby Trichy Warriors vs Lyca Kovai Kings ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
12. 28 July 2019 Chepauk Super Gillies vs Lyca Kovai Kings ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
13. 28 July 2019 Siechem Madurai Panthers vs VB Kanchi Veerans ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
14. 29 July 2019 Dindigul Dragons vs iDream Karaikudi Kaalai ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
15. 30 July 2019 Tuti Patriots vs VB Kanchi Veerans ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
16. 31 July 2019 Siechem Madurai Panthers vs Ruby Trichy Warriors NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
17. 01 August 2019 iDream Karaikudi Kaalai vs Tuti Patriots NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
18. 02 August 2019 VB Kanchi Veerans vs Chepauk Super Gillies NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
19. 02 August 2019 Lyca Kovai Kings vs Siechem Madurai Panthers NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
20. 03 August 2019 Ruby Trichy Warriors vs Dindigul Dragons NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
21. 03 August 2019 Chepauk Super Gillies vs Siechem Madurai Panthers NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
22. 04 August 2019 iDream Karaikudi Kalai vs Lyca Kovai Kings MAC Stadium, Chennai
23. 05 August 2019 VB Kanchi Veerans vs Dindigul Dragons NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
24. 06 August 2019 Tuti Patriots vs Ruby Trichy Warriors NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
25. 07 August 2019 Dindigul Dragons vs Lyca Kovai Kings ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
26. 08 August 2019 iDream Karaikudi Kaalai vs Siechem Madurai Panthers ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
27. 09 August 2019 Tuti Patriots vs Chepauk Super Gillies ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
28. 09 August 2019 VB Kanchi Veerans vs Ruby Trichy Warriors ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
29. 11 August 2019 Qualifier-1 ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
30. 11 August 2019 Eliminator ICL – Sankar Nagar Ground, Tirunelveli
31. 13 August 2019 TBC vs TBC, Qualifier 2 NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul
32. 15 August 2019 TBC vs TBC, Final MAC Stadium, Chennai

Tamil Nadu Premier League 2019 squad

Dindigul Dragons squad
Ravichandran Ashwin (c), N Jagadeeshan (wk), M Mohammad, Ramalingam Rohit, Adithya Arun, Jagannathan Kaushik, NS Chaturved, Hari Nishanth, Mohan Abhinav, M Silambarasan, Trilok Nag, Varun Totadri, R Vivek, Sumant Jain, ME Yazh Arun Mozhi, S Sujay.
Chepauk Super Gillies
Vijay Shankar (c), Gopinath (wk), A Aarif (wk), Ganga Sridhar Raju, Baskaran Rahul, MK Sivakumar, Uthirasamy Sasidev, Kaushik Gandhi, Murugan Ashwin, Sunny Kumar Singh, Arun Kumar, M Siddharth, R Alexander, S Harish Kumar, Samruddh Bhat, B Arun, S Karthik.
TUTI Patriots
Washington Sundar (c), Murugeshan Kamlesh (wk), Akshay Srinivasan, V Subramania Siva, Vasanth Saravanan, Subramanian Anand, V Athisayaraj Davidson, Dakshinamoorthy Kumaran, Wilkins Victor, M Ganesh Moorthi, Shubham Mehta, S Boopalan, Nidish Rajagopal, A Venkatesh, S Abishiek, S Dinesh, Ashith Sanganakal, Sivagnanan Senthilnathan, SP Nathan.
Madurai Panthers
D Rohit (c), Nilesh Subramanian (wk), Jagatheesan Koushik, Arun Karthik, R Karthikeyan, Thalaivan Sargunam, Shijit Chandran, Varun Chakravarthy, Abhishek Tanvar, Rahil Shah, Tushar Raheja, Kiran Akash, Lokesh Raj, SS Karnavar, MS Promoth, Akash Sumra, R Mithun, Muruganantham.
Karaikudi Kaalai
Srikkanth Anirudha (c), Dinesh Karthik (wk), T Ajith Kumar, Rajhamany Srinivasan, L Suryaprakash, Yo Mahesh, S Kishan Kumar, Ashwath Mukumthan, S Mohan Prasath, Sunil Sam, RD Ashwin Kumar, R Kavin, Velidi Lakshman, V Aditya, Maan Bafna, S Swaminathan, S Ganesh,  R Rajkumar, M Shajahan.
Ruby Trichy Warriors
Baba Indrajith (c), Murali Vijay, Bharath Shankar, Adithya Ganesh, Chandrasekar Ganapathy, Suresh Kumar, Lakshminarayanan Vignesh, DT Chandrasekar, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, MS Sanjay, R Sonu Yadav, S Aravind, K Mani Bharathi, Saravan Kumar, RS Thillak, Kannan Vignesh, R Sathyanarayan, Adithya Barooah, K Mukunth.
Lyva Kovai Kings
Abhinav Mukund (c), Ashwin Venkataraman, Pradosh Ranjan Paul, Shahrukh Khan, Malolan Rangarajan, Anthony Dhas, T Natarajan, Krishnamoorthy Vignesh, Suresh Babu, M Raja, Akkil Srinaath, J Suresh Kumar, Prasanth Rajesh, Muhammad Khan, S Manigandan, S Ajith Ram, B Anirudh Sita Ram, Jaganath Sinivas.
VB Kanchi Veerans
Baba Aparajith (c), Suresh Lokeshwar (wk), Sanjay Yadav, Rajagopal Satish, S Siddharth, RS Mokit Hariharan, Rangaraj Suthesh, Aushik Srinivas, K Vishal Vaidhya, U Mukilesh, S Arun, K Deeban Lingesh, P Francis Rokins, R Divakar, U Vishal, C Shriram, R Silambarasan, K Gowtham Thamarai Kannan.