Date: 10th August, 2021
Time: 7:30 PM IST
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
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The 2021 edition of Tamil Nadu Premier League has reached its playoffs stage with table toppers Ruby Trichy Warriors taking on defending champions Chepauk Super Gillies in the Qualifier 1 on August 10. The winner of this game will secure their place in the finals, and the losing team will get another shot in Qualifier 2, against the winner of Eliminator ( Lyca Kovai Kings vs Dindigul Dragons). With Ruby Trichy Warriors trouncing defending champions on the last match to finish at the top, the stage is set for some exciting cricket action in the playoffs.
The defending champions of TNPL, Chepauk Super Gillies have dominated the league throughout and have a lot of positives to look at. Their top-scorer Narayan Jagadeesan should be a must have in one’s fantasy team and is an excellent choice for captain. Additionally, U Sasidev and S Radhakrishnan are good choices for batsmen. Further on, Rajagopal Sathish and Ravisrinivasan can fetch good points from their respective departments.
Just as their opponents, Ruby Trichy Warriors too have had some remarkable performers. Speaking of which Nidhish Rajagopal and Antony Dhas are the best picks from the side and can act as good choices for vice-captain. Lastly, bowlers P Sarvana Kumar and Sunil Sam can add points from the bowling end.
Probable Playing XI
Chepauk Super Gillies
Kaushik Gandhi (c), N Jagadeesan (wk), S Radhakrishnan, Jaganath Sinivas, Rajagopal Sathish, Uthirasamy Sasidev, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Harish Kumar, Sonu Yadav, Manimaran Siddharth, R Alexander
Ruby Trichy Warriors
Amit Sathvik, Santosh Shiv, Nidhish Rajagopal, Muhammed Adnan Khan, Adithya Ganesh (wk), Antony Dhas, M Mathivannan, Akash Sumra, Saravan Kumar, Rahil Shah (c), Sunil Sam
Wicketkeepers: Narayan Jagadeesan, Adithya Ganesh
Batsmen: S Radhakrishnan, Nidish Rajagopal, Kaushik Gandhi, Uthirasamy Sasidev, Santosh Shiv
All-rounders: Rajagopal Sathish, S Harish Kumar, Antony Dhas
Bowlers: Ravisrinivasan, R Sonu Yadav, Saravana Kumar, Sunil Sam
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