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TNPL 2021 starts July 19, will be played at M. A. Chidambaram Stadium - watch live

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The fifth season of the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) will start on July 19 and run till August 15 at Chennai's M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chepauk.

The eight teams participating in TNPL 2021 are Salem Spartans, Chepauk Super Gillies, LYCA Kovai Kings, Madurai Panthers, Ruby Trichy Warriors, Nellai Royal Kings, Dindigul Dragons and IDream Tiruppur Tamizhans.

LYCA Kovai Kings will open the tournament with a game against Salem Spartans. Watch live in India!

Vijay Shankar and M Ashwin are set to play in TNPL 2021. Washington Sundar and Ravichandran Ashwin will not play as they are with the Indian cricket team while T Natarajan is recovering from injury. Varun Chakravarthy is also on national duty but could play TNPL 2021 later. Murali Vijay pulled out of the tournament citing personal reasons. 

The last edition of the Tamil Nadu Premier League took place in 2019, where Chepauk Super Gillies claimed the title after defeating league leaders Dindigul Dragons by 12 runs in the final. Narayan Jagadeesan was the highest run-scorer in TNPL last season, tallying 448 runs in 10 matches with an average of 64. Ganeshan Periyaswamy ended as the highest wicket-taker with 21 scalps in nine games.

This year, a total of 32 matches will be played. As many as seven doubleheaders in the league stage have been scheduled as well.

TNPL 2021 teams: Chepauk Super Gillies, Lyca Kovai Kings, Dindigul Dragons, Trichy Warriors, iDream Tiruppur Tamizhans, Siechem Madurai Panthers, Salem Spartans and V B Kanchi Veerans.

Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) 2021 schedule, fixtures and live match times

All times are in India Standard Time (IST)

July 19, Monday

LYCA Kovai Kings vs Salem Spartans - 7:30 PM IST

July 20, Tuesday 

Chepauk Super Gillies vs IDream Tiruppur Tamizhans - 7.30 PM IST

July 21, Wednesday

Nellai Royal Kings vs Ruby Trichy Warriors - 7.30 PM IST

July 22, Thursday 

Dindigul Dragons vs Madurai Panthers - 7:30 PM IST

July 23, Friday

Ruby Trichy Warriors vs LYCA Kovai Kings - 7:30 PM IST

July 24, Saturday

Chepauk Super Gillies vs Nellai Royal Kings - 3:30 PM IST

IDream Tiruppur Tamizhans vs Salem Spartans - 7:30 PM IST

July 25, Sunday

Madurai Panthers vs Ruby Trichy Warriors - 3:30 PM IST

LYCA Kovai Kings vs Dindigul Dragons - 7:30 PM IST

July 26, Monday

Nellai Royal Kings vs IDream Tiruppur Tamizhans - 7.30 PM IST

July 27, Tuesday

Dindigul Dragons vs Ruby Trichy Warriors - 7.30 PM IST

July 28, Wednesday

Salem Spartans vs Chepauk Super Gillies - 3:30 PM IST

Madurai Panthers vs LYCA Kovai Kings - 7.30 PM IST

July 29, Thursday

Ruby Trichy Warriors vs IDream Tiruppur Tamizhans - 7.30 PM IST

July 30, Friday

Dindigul Dragons vs Salem Spartans - 7:30 PM IST

July 31, Saturday

LYCA Kovai Kings vs IDream Tiruppur Tamizhans - 3:30 PM IST

Madhurai Panthers vs Nellai Royal Kings - 7.30 PM IST

August 1, Sunday

Salem Spartans vs Ruy Trichy Warriors - 3:30 PM IST

Chepauk Super Gillies vs Dindigul Dragons - 7:30 PM IST

August 2, Monday

IDream Tiruppur Tamizhans vs Madhurai Panthers - 7:30 PM IST

August 3, Tuesday

Nellai Royal Kings vs Dindigul Dragons - 7:30 PM IST

August 4, Wednesday

Madhurai Panthers vs Chepauk Super Gillies - 7:30 PM IST

August 5, Thursday

Salem Spartans vs Nellai Royal Kings - 7.30 PM IST

August 6, Friday

Chepauk Super Gillies vs LYCA Kovai Kings - 7:30 PM IST

August 7, Saturday

IDream Tiruppur Tamizhans vs Dindigul Dragons - 3:30 PM IST

Salem Spartans vs Madhurai Panthers - 7:30 PM IST

August 8, Sunday

LYCA Kovai Kings vs Nellai Royal Kings - 3:30 PM IST

Ruby Trichy Warriors vs Chepauk Super Gillies - 7:30 PM IST

August 10, Tuesday

Qualifier 1

August 11, Wednesday

Eliminator 

August 13, Friday

Qualifier 2

August 15, Sunday

TNPL 2021 final

TNPL champions list

2016: Tuti Patriots

2017: Chepauk Super Gillies

2018: Madurai Panthers

2019: Chepauk Super Gillies

Where to watch TNPL 2021 live in India?

The Tamil Nadu Premier League will be telecast live on Star Sports 2, Star Sports 2 HD and Star Sports 1 Tamil TV channels in India. TNPL 2021 live streaming will be available on Disney+ Hotstar.

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