After finishing at the bottom of their zone in both the seasons since 2017, Tamil Thalaivas have everything to play for in this season. Their first match is against Telugu Titans on July 21 in Hyderabad. Tamil Thalaivas is captained
by Ajay Thakur and coached by E Baskaran. For the upcoming season, they have retained their captain, Manjeet Chjillar and Victor Onyango Obiero. The Thalaivas spent Rs 94 lakh rupees to sign ‘The Raid Machine’ Rahul Chaudhuri, along with Ran Singh, Mohit Chhillar and Shabeer Bappu in the auction.