Tamil Nadu Cricket Association is planning to organize Tamil Nadu Premier League following the footsteps of Karnataka State Cricket Association. KSCA has already organized 3 seasons of KPL successfully. KPL will start soon and KPL trials information is available here. According to our sports correspondents, BCCI isn’t happy with T20 leagues in states as youngsters are attracted towards T20 cricket rather than preferring Test cricket.
Cricketers like R Ashwin are Tamil Nadu residents who are playing in Indian team and performing well. This T20 league will be bring exposure to all young talents of country. MRF Pace foundation is located in Chennai, the players of academies and local clubs are excited for TNPL 2016, as they will get more attention.
Eight teams will feature in the inaugural edition of the state’s Premier League aims at take cricket to the nook and corner of Tamil Nadu, which at present is confined to urban areas of Chennai.
The franchisee based tournament planned in T20 format will see 8 teams fighting for the inaugural title. Several international players may participate in the domestic league to make it more exciting.
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