Here we have another good news for cricket fans from Tamil Nadu. The good news is that Tamil Nadu Premier League is coming back once again. After its hugely successful to find out talent in Domestic level. Tamil Nadu Cricket Association decide to begin 3rd edition of this tournament. The official schedule for the TNPL 2018 has been announced by TNCA. As per the schedule, this league is going to begin on 11 July 2018 and final match of this league is gonna play on 12 August 2018. Here we have TNPL 2018 Teams Squad see below.
The main motto of this league is to find domestic cricket talent. This league is started in 2016. In the first edition of this league 8 team used to play. The first edition of this league is won by TUTI Patriots. They have defeated Chepauk Super Gillies in the final of TNPL 2016. The TNPL 2016 final played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai in that match TUTI Patriots won by 122 runs. Player of the match of the TNPL 2016 was Ganesh Moorthi (TUTI Patriots). Let’s check out TNPL 2018 Teams Squad. For TNPL 2018 Schedule follow the link.
TNPL 2018 Teams Squad
As per the reports of News 18, All-rounder M Shah Rukh Khan is picked at the Player Draft of India Cements Ltd. M Shah Rukh Khan switched his team from Ruby Trichy Warriors to Madurai Super Giant. Madurai Super Giant picked up total 9 players he Player Draft of India Cements Ltd. Every franchise had to pick up the player from 3 categories, Under-19, District, and City Level. Auction for the players conducted by the TNPL Governing Council member L Sivaramakrishnan.
The defending Champion TUTI Patriots did not pick anyone at the Player Draft on Friday. They are only one team with their squad full. The main motto of Karaikudi Kaalai is to improve their bowling resources. therefore they picked up Shikhar Hukku, Trilok Nag, Ashish Sri Krishnan, Varun Chakravarthy and 15-year old Nivethan Radhakrishnan. Here is the TNPL 2018 Teams Squad.
Maaruthi Raghav, V Athisayaraj Davidson, Dinesh Karthik, Washington Sundar, Aswin Crist, Abhinav Mukund, Aushik Srinivas, Kaushik Gandhi. Lakshmipathy Balaji, Subramanian Anand, Akash Sumra, R Sathyanarayan, Umashankar Sushil, M Ganesh Moorthi, R Vishaal, Siddarth Ahuja, V Lakshman, SP Nathan, G Nicul Anand.
Chepauk Super Gillies
Rajagopal Sathish, Yo Mahesh, Thalaivan Sargunam, Antony Dhas, Gopinath, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Uthirasamy Sasidev. Joel Joseph, Dakshinamoorthy Kumaran, R Alexander, Sathiamoorty Saravanan, Baskaran Rahul, Ashwath Mukumthan, S Karthik, Aditya Barooah, Jothimani Gowjith Subhash, Arun Kumar, Rangaraj Suthesh, S Radhakrishnan.
Lyca Kovai Kings
M Siddharth, Pradosh Ranjan Paul, Manish Ravi, K Deeban Lingesh, Murali Vijay, JS Mohammad, M Mohammed, L Suryaprakash. Vijay Shankar, MK Sivakumar, Ravi Kumar Rohith, Krishnamoorthy Vignesh, B Anirudh Sita Ram, S Ajith Ram, S Harish Kumar, Akshay Srinivasan, B Arun, S Tarun Srinivas, K Gowtham Thamarai Kannan, Ranjan Paul.
Madurai Super Giant
Sivagnanan Senthilnathan, PS Sivaramakrishnan, K Mani Bharathi, Murugan Ganesh, R Ajith, M Poiyamozhi, Arun Karthik, Suresh Kumar, P Francis Rokins. DT Chandrasekar, M Raja, Shijit Chandran, Lakshminarayanan Vignesh, Muruganantham, Palani Amarnath, Edward Kennedy, Shahrukh Khan, R Karthikeyan, D Prashanth Prabhu.
S Kishan Kumar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Murugan Ashwin, T Natarajan, MS Sanjay, N Jagadeesan, Ganga Sridhar Raju, Subramania Siva, Sunny Kumar Singh. K Mukunth, Wilkins Victor,Ashwin Venkataraman, ME Yazh Arun Mozhi, S Abishiek, R Vivek, Adithya Arun, M Silambarasan, S Dinesh.
VB Thiruvallur Veerans:
Vignesh, R Rajan, RD Ashwin Kumar, Hari Nishanth, Baba Aparajith, Abhishek Tamrakar , Rahil Shah, R Kavin, NS Chaturved. Malolan Rangarajan, Ramalingam Rohit, Jaganath Sinivas, Sanjay Yadav, S Arun, Lakshmi Narayanan, Silambarasan, U Mukilesh, Samuel, Anand Rajan, S Siddharth.
Varun Chakravathi, Shikhar Hukku, Srikkanth Anirudha, Aashish Srikrishnan, Nivethan Radhakrishnan, S Badrinath, Sunil Sam. Suresh Babu, S Lokeshwar, Chandrasekar Ganapathy, Shoaib Md Khan, K Vishal Vaidhya, R Sonu Yadav, R Rajkumar, S Mohan Prasath, M Vijay Kumar, Rajhamany Srinivasan, M Shajahan, Trilok Nag.
Ruby Trichy Warriors
Kannan Vignesh, N Prashid Akash, M Monokaran, RS Mokit Hariharan, J Jabez Moses, Baba Indrajith, Jagatheesan Kousik, Rajamani Jesuraj, Bharath Shankar, Alagh Prathiban, Krishna Varun Kumar. Murthy Prabhu, Jagannathan Kaushik, Adithya Ganesh, Nilesh Subramanian, Akkil Srinaath, Anthony Mannays, B Aditya, Adhithya Giridhar.