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newscricket3 months ago

TNPL to commence on July 19; all matches to be played at Chepauk

The fifth edition of the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) will commence on July 19 at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai, with the entirety of the competition scheduled to be played at the same venue behind closed doors. The final of the eight-team T20 league will be played on August 15.
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newscricket3 months ago

Reports | TNPL 2021 set to kick-off in July-August

After the fifth edition of the Tamil Nadu Premier League was cancelled last year, due to the pandemic, reports are suggesting that the season will kick off in July-August. Cricbuzz also has reported that while Chennai will remain the hub, the venues will be finalised after talks with the government.
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newscricketa year ago

Reports | TNPL 2020 headed towards cancellation

A senior TNCA official has conceded that the 2020 edition of the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL), that was scheduled to take place between June 10 and July 12, is on the verge of cancellation. The news comes on the back of restrictions in the state of Tamil Nadu barring outdoor sporting events.
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newscricketa year ago

TNPL 2020 postponed amidst COVID-19 pandemic

In light of the widespread COVID-19 pandemic, the fifth edition of the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) has been postponed by the state board. The 2020 season of the much-anticipated T20 league was originally scheduled to commence on June 10 but now has been delayed until further notice.
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newscricket2 years ago

TNPL 2020 | Trichy Warriors to kick-off tournament against Tiruppur Tamizhans

Ruby Trichy Warriors are set to kick off the 2020 edition of the Tamil Nadu Premier league against the Tiruppur Tamizhans on June 10 in Coimbatore. This first leg of the tournament will stay in Coimbatore, where seven matches will be held with the weekends hosting doubleheaders similar to IPL.
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newscricket2 years ago

TNPL 2020 | Vijay Shankar snapped up by Salem; Tiruppur sign Abhinav Mukund

The Tamil Nadu duo of Vijay Shankar and Abhinav Mukund were picked up for the maximum price of ₹6 lakhs in the 2020 TNPL draft on Thursday, with the duo being signed by the Salem and the Tiruppur franchises respectively. Meanwhile, CSK’s N Jagadeesan was signed by Chepauk Super Gillies.
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newscricket2 years ago

TNPL 2020 | Ravichandran Ashwin, Dinesh Karthik among retained players ahead of TNPL 2020

The franchises have announced the list of players that they are retaining ahead of the new season of the Tamil Nadu Premier League. Notable names amongst the list are Ravichandran Ashwin, Dinesh Karthik, Murali Vijay, Washington Sundar, Baba Aparajith alongside youngsters who stood out last year.
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newscricket2 years ago

TNPL 2020 | Coimbatore added as venue for upcoming edition

The Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) Governing Council have confirmed that Coimbatore, which got a brand new stadium in late 2018, will be hosting a bunch of TNPL matches in the 2020 season. Coimbatore will become the fourth city to host TNPL matches, joining Chennai, Dindigul and Tirunelveli.
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newscricket2 years ago

Reports | Madurai Panthers write to BCCI over dubious umpiring

Madurai Panthers, a TNPL franchise, has reportedly registered a written complaint with the BCCI over dubious umpiring during a match against Tuti Patriots. Owner P Damodaran expressed his worry over ever increasing fixing scandals as he demanded a full fledged investigation into the matter.
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newscricket2 years ago

Reports | Rs 225 crore bets were placed in TNPL game

BCCI’s Anti-Corruption Unit has been on red alert in the past few weeks with multiple reports of corruption in the various T20 leagues in the country. After reports of players involved with the bookies, the unit has identified that Rs. 225 crores was in play during a Tamil Nadu Premier League game.
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