UP vs PUN: UP Yoddha will take on Puneri Paltan in the 79th match of the Pro Kabaddi League PKL 8 on Thursday, 27th January 2022 at the Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel and Convention Centre, Bengaluru.
UP Yoddha’s five-game unbeaten run, unfortunately, came to an end after their defeat in the previous game. They suffered a heartbreaking and close 36-35 loss against Haryana Steelers. UP Yoddha are now placed at the sixth position in the PKL 8 points table with 39 points to their name having won five games, drawing three, and losing five.
On the other hand, Puneri Paltan will be happy with their recent performances as they defeated the two best sides in their last two matches. They emerged victorious against Bengaluru Bulls followed by a 42-25 thrashing of Dabang Delhi KC. Pune are now standing at the 10th spot with 32 points winning six games and losing seven.
Match: UP Yoddha vs Puneri Paltan, Match 79, PKL 8
Date and Time: Thursday, 27th January 2022 7:30 PM IST
Venue: Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel and Convention Centre, Bengaluru
UP vs PUN Head to Head
UP Yoddha and Puneri Paltan have been up against each other on six occasions in the PKL with UP Yoddha dominating the records. Puneri Paltan have managed to grab only two victories whereas UP Yoddha have come out on top on four occasions. They last faced each other this month on 17th January where UP Yoddha came out on top with a comfortable 50-40 win.
UP vs PUN Probable Playing 7
UP Yoddha: Shrikant Jadhav, Pardeep Narwal, Mohammad Taghi, Shubham Kumar, Nitesh Kumar(C), Sumit, Ankit
Puneri Paltan: Mohit Goyat, Aslam Inamdar, Nitin Tomar(C), Sombir, Abinesh Nadarajan, Sanket Sawant, Karamvir
UP vs PUN Dream11 Team
Defenders: Sumit, Sanket Sawant
All-Rounders: Shubham Kumar, Aslam Inamdar (VC)
Raiders: Pardeep Narwal(C), Mohammad Taghi, Mohit Goyat