[caption id="attachment_892267" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-892267" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/TNPL-2019.jpg" alt="TNPL 2019, Tamil Nadu Premier League, TNCA, match-fixing" width="628" height="419" /> The TNPL had run into troubled waters with a few first-class cricketers and a couple of coaches coming under the BCCI Anti-Corruption Unit's scanner for suspected match-fixing. PTI[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>The <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/tnca">Tamil Nadu Cricket Association</a> (TNCA) on Monday said it has appointed a committee to enquire reports of suspected match-fixing in the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/tnpl">Tamil Nadu Premier League</a> T20 cricket tournament. <p></p> <p></p>"Having received information of acts that would constitute, if accurate, offences under the regulatory framework of the TNPL, the TNCA had appointed a committee to enquire into the issue and submit a report and until the Committee has been afforded an opportunity to thoroughly examine the allegations and submit their report," the TNPL governing council chairman PS Raman said in a press release. <p></p> <p></p>"The TNCA is unable to make any statements on the specifics of the allegations concerning teams, players or officials," he added. <p></p> <p></p>The TNCA said, "it wishes to issue this clarificatory statement in response to the media reports concerning alleged incidents of corruption in the 2019 TNPL." <p></p> <p></p><strong>READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/tnpl-match-fixing-coach-previously-associated-with-ipl-franchise-and-a-ranji-team-under-scanner-892047">TNPL match-fixing: Coach previously associated with IPL franchise and a Ranji team under scanner</a></strong> <p></p> <p></p>Since its inception in 2016, TNPL has been covered by a robust anti-corruption programme with stringent regulations that are modelled on ICC and BCCI regulations with a team of anti-corruption officials who maintain vigilance on the teams and officials, he said. <p></p> <p></p>The 2019 tournament in particular was brought under the ambit of the revised BCCI Anti-Corruption Code with BCCI appointed Anti-Corruption Officers deployed for the duration of the tournament in Tamil Nadu, Raman said. <p></p> <p></p>"The TNCA would however like to assure all stakeholders of the game of cricket that it has a zero tolerance policy towards any persons indulging in unethical practices which would subvert the faith of the public in the fairness of the matches," the TNPL Governing Council chairman said. <p></p> <p></p><strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/indian-woman-cricketer-approached-for-match-fixing-during-england-series-bcci-acu-files-fir-892205">Indian woman cricketer approached for match-fixing during England series, BCCI ACU files FIR</a></strong> <p></p> <p></p>"The TNCA affirms its intention to stringently penalise any persons if found guilty to the fullest extent of the law." <p></p> <p></p>The TNPL had run into troubled waters with a few first-class cricketers and a couple of coaches coming under the BCCI Anti-Corruption Unit's scanner for suspected <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/match-fixing">match-fixing</a>. BCCI's ACU chief Ajit Singh Shekhawat, however, ruled out the possibility of any international player being a suspect. <p></p> <p></p>The TNPL, owned by the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association, started in 2016 and features eight franchises.