PUN vs GUJ: Puneri Paltan will be locking horns against Gujarat Giants in the 34th match of the Pro Kabaddi League PKL 8 on Wednesday, 5th January 2022 at the Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel and Convention Centre, Bengaluru.
Puneri Paltan have had a disappointing run in the PKL 8 season. The Paltan have struggled to find momentum as they find themselves standing at the bottom of the points table with just five points in five matches. They have now lost three consecutive matches, with the most recent one coming against Bengaluru Bulls 40-29.
On the other hand, Gujarat Giants have had close encounters but haven’t achieved the kind of success they would have liked. The Giants have managed to win only one of their five matches and are placed at the seventh spot in the points table with 13 points. They now enter this contest after suffering a close 38-36 defeat in their previous game against Haryana Steelers.
Match: Puneri Paltan vs Gujarat Giants, Match 34, PKL 8
Date and Time: Wednesday, 5th January 2022 7:30 PM IST
Venue: Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel and Convention Centre, Bengaluru
PUN vs GUJ Head to Head
Puneri Paltan and Gujarat Giants have been up against each other on eight occasions in the PKL with Gujarat Giants having a clear edge. Gujarat Giants have come out on top in six games whereas Puneri Paltan have managed just two victories. They last faced each other in September 2019 where Puneri Paltan came out on top with a comprehensive 43-33 victory.
PUN vs GUJ Probable Playing 7
Puneri Paltan: Aslam Inamdar, Mohit Goyat, Pawan Kumar Kadian, Vishal Bhardwaj(C), Abinesh Nadarajan, Baldev Singh, Sanket Sawant
Gujarat Giants: Rakesh Sungroya, Rakesh Narwal, Ravinder Pahal, Sunil Kumar(C), Parvesh Bhainswal, Ajay Kumar, Sumit Malik
PUN vs GUJ Dream11 Team
Defenders: Vishal Bhardwaj, Abinesh Nadarajan, Parvesh Bhainswal
All-Rounders: Rakesh Sungroya(C), Aslam Inamdar (VC)
Raiders: Rakesh Narwal, Mohit Goyat