TNPL 2017

Women, infant killed in road accident in Erode

Erode: An 18-month-old boy and his grandmother were killed while two others were seriously injured when a speeding lorry knocked down the two-wheeler they were travelling on in the district, police said today. The incident occurred yesterday when the victims along with two others were proceeding to Namakkal district, they said.  When the motorcycle approached Lakshminagar, a lorry coming in the opposite direction dashed against the motorcycle. In the impact,

Chepauk Super Gillies take home TNPL title

Chennai: K H Gopinath and R Sathish helped Chepauk Super Gillies chase down a modest but tricky target of 144 and win the India Cements Ltd TNPL crown with a six-wicket victory over Season 1 champions Albert TuTi Patriots at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Sunday. Having never beaten the Patriots in four previous outings prior to this one, Chepauk stunned everyone by finally getting the better of

Can Chepauk be fifth time lucky?

Chennai: The only unbeaten side and the defending champions Albert Tuti Patriots will take on Chepauk Super Gillies in the final of the tournament at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai, today. How are Tuti? Tuti have only gotten better in the tournament with Washington Sundar being a revelation for them. His excellence with the bat and ball have seen him shattering many records this season. With many hailing that he

TNPL is highly competitive, says N Srinivasan

Chennai: “As an enthusiast, I am delighted at the return of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to Indian Premier League (IPL),” said former ICC chairman and executive committee member of Tamilnadu Cricket Association (TNCA), N Srinivasan. CSK and Rajasthan Royals (RR) return to IPL fold from next year. They were banned for two seasons each after some of their team owners were charged with corruption by the Supreme Court. Srinivasan further

Sai Kishore spins Chepauk to finals

Chennai: Left-Arm spinners R Sai Kishore and R Alexander spun a web around Lyca Kovai Kings batsmen as Chepauk Super Gillies posted a 27-run win on VJD method in Qualifier 2 to reach the Tamil Nadu Premier League final. They will meet Tuti Patriots at Chepauk tomorrow. After restricting Kovai to 136/9 at the India Cements ground in Tirunelveli on Friday, Gillies were 90/1 after 11 overs when rain stopped

Will Chepauk bowlers outsmart Kovai batsmen?

Chennai: Chepauk Super Gillies will take on Lyca Kovai Kings at the second qualifier to be held at ICL Ground in Sankarnagar today. The winner of this match will lockhorns with the strong Albert Tuti Patriots in the finals to be held on 20 August in Chennai. Chepauk had outsmarted every team in the tournament except Tuti, while Kovai suffered the wrath of Lord Varuna as two of their games