The defending champions Patna Pirates and the Puneri Paltan will lock their horns for the next venture of the Pro Kabaddi League.These both teams will face each other at the DOME@NSCI SVP Stadium on July 23.
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Patna Pirates Team Preview
The defending champion has played this year’s Pro Kabaddi League just like the previous edition, where they won the title. Although, Patna Pirates will enter the next encounter against the Puneri Paltan on the back of a defeat against the strong side Jaipur Pink Panther.
Meanwhile, there is now more worries concern for this team and the loss in the last match will not gonna affect the fortunes of this team.
Patna Pirates currently have 11 points and with 3 more games to go, they only need 5 points to ensure their place in the quarterfinal stage.
The x-factor for this team is Pardeep Narwal with 48 raid points and he will be instrumental in the next match against the Puneri Paltan.
Dharmaraj Cheralathan, Fazel Atrachali, and Bajirao Hodage are the other names in the defence which will play the important role in the defence of this team in the upcoming matches for this tournament.
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 Review
Puneri Paltan will play their next match on a back of a defeat against the U Mumba team in their last match. And Pune, the side had missed their regular captain Manjeet Chillar in their last match who missed the game with a shoulder injury.
Puneri Platan will hope that Manjeet Chillar will return for this important match and will lead them to a much-needed victory.
Deepak Niwas Hooda and Ajay Thakur’s performance will decide the fortune of Pune team and thus, these both need to perform to take their team to comfortable victory.
PUNERI PALTAN SQUAD
Ajay Thakur, Sonu Narwal, Jay Bahadur Bohara, Anil Shriram Nimbolkar, Akshay Jadhav, 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 has been impressive throughout the tournament and thus, they hold an edge over the Puneri Paltan team.
Patna Pirates is favourite to win this match.