The Tamil Nadu Premier League has been brilliant so far in its inaugural edition. The first two match has witness considerable amount of audience and the team owners are really happy with getting responses from people for this t20 league.
Meanwhile, the third match of TNPL will be played between the Lyca Kovai Kings and Ruby Kanchi Warriors. These two teams will lock their horns on August 26 at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.
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Lyca Kovai Kings Team Preview
The Indian test opener Murali Vijay is the captain of this team and he just arrived from the West Indies tour, that was won by India by 2-0.
Vijay himself will be the key player for his team and his leadership skills will be useful for his team. The dashing opener has recently handed over the captaincy reign of Kings XI Punjab in Ipl and he was impressive with his captaincy tactics, despite his team stood bottom of the table.
Meanwhile, apart from Vijay, there is few talented player in this team. The likes of Aditya Giridhar and S Ajith Ram are the guys to look out for in this match.
Well, this team has a mix of bunch quality player, but they lack experience. But, it will be interesting to see how Vijay will lead them.
Lyca Kovai Kings Squad
Murali Vijay(c), Adhithya Giridhar, S Ajith Ram, Devendra Anchit, B Anirudh Sita Ram, B Arun, K Gowtham Thamarai Kannan, S Harish Kumar, Murugesan Kamlesh(w), M Mohammed, Ravi Kumar Rohith, Krishnamoorthy Vignesh, Vijay Shankar, MK Sivakumar, Akshay Srinivasan, L Suryaprakash, JS Mohammad, S Tarun Srinivas.
Ruby Kanchi Warriors Team Preview
Baba Indrajit is the captain of this team and he himself is an unknown commodity in the Cricketing circuit. Although, the talent of this man should not be underrated.
Indrajit has no big names on his side, but he has the bunch of talented players. And, all will depend on him, ho will utilise them in this encounter.
The names like Varun Kumar and Nilesh Subramanian will play key for their team. This team need to tackle the Murali Vijay factor which could prove to be the main threat for them.
If Indrajit men will win the battle against Vijay, then there will a chance for this team to stand out against Lyca Kovai Kings.
Ruby Kanchi Warriors Squad
Anthony Mannays, Bharath Shankar, Krishna Varun Kumar(w), L Ganesh, Rajamani Jesuraj, Jagatheesan Kousik, Nilesh Subramanian, Murthy Prabhu, Alagh Prathiban, Ranjan Paul, Shahrukh Khan, S Siddharth, Trilok Nag, Baba Indrajith(c), Jagannathan Kaushik, Rangaraj Suthesh, Adithya Ganesh, B Aditya, Akkil Srinaath.
Lyca Kovai Kings is favourite to win this match.