The Pro Kabaddi season 4 has reached its Knockout stages and all the four teams will try to bring every sword from their arsenal to make to the final of this tournament.
Jaipur Pink Panther, Telugu Titans, Patna Pirates and Puneri Paltan are the four teams who will face each other in order to steal their place in the big final on 31st July.
Meanwhile, the first semifinal of Pro Kabaddi League will be played between the Patna Pirates and Puneri Paltan on July 29, at Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, Hyderabad.
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Patna Pirates Team Preview
The defending champion Patna Pirates like their reputation and never looked uncomfortable in this year’s Pro Kabaddi League. This team is currently topping the points table with 10 points . The impressive about Patna side has been their consistency level as this team only lost 4 matches in this tournament.
Meanwhile, one of those matches came in the last encounter against the Puneri Paltan team. But there are no worries for Patna as they had rested their key players in the last match.
The key x-factor for this team is Pradeep Narwal. This 19-year-old lad has been in terrific form with 107 raid points.
A lot will rely on him when Patna will face the Pune team and it will be interesting to see how he will respond to the pressure of semis.
The other name which has played a support system to Pradeep is Rajesh Mondal. On the otehr side, Fazel Atrachali, Dharmaraj Cheralathan, and Kuldeep Singh strenthens the defence system of this team.
This team has everything that a team requires to be the champions and they , have done this last year and fans will hope that, Patna will be able to repeat the history even in this seasons of Kabaadi League.
PATNA PIRATES SQUAD
Sanjay Kumar, Hadi Oshtorak, Kuldeep Singh, Dharmraj Cheralathan, Bajirao Hodage, Deepak Dhull, Vijin Thangadurai, Fazel Atrachali, Abolfazel Maghsodlo, Sunny, Sunil Kumar, Mahesh Goud, Pardeep Narwal, Rajesh Mondal, Vinoth Paulyas.
Puneri Paltan Team Preview
Pune team qualified to the semi and grabbed the 4th place on the points table , thanks to the mind superb performance and differential scoring (points scored-points conceded) to U Mumba
This team is coming into this match on the back of a solid win in their last match against Bengaluru Bulls, which they won by 36-33.
This team relies heavily on the lieks of Manjeet Chillar and Deepak Niwas Hooda. Meanhwile, Deepak Nawas Hooda has been brilliant for Puneri team with 101 raid points, just behind Narwal and Chaudhuri.
The combination of all round performance with aggressive mind set will come in handy for this team.
PUNERI PALTAN SQUAD
Ajay Thakur, Sonu Narwal, Jay Bahadur Bohara, Anil Shriram Nimbolkar, Akshay Jadhav, I Ketut Ariana, Gurpreet Singh, Somvir Shekhar, Ravinder Pahal, Joginder Narwal, Khomsan Thongkham, Virender Chhillar, Parmod Narwal, Preetam Chhillar, Manjeet Chhillar, Dalbir, Deepak Niwas Hooda.
Patna Pirates are favourite to win this match.