PKL 2022 LIVE: The third leg of the Pro Kabaddi League 2022 is all set to begin on Friday, 18th November 2022…
PKL 2022 LIVE: The third leg of the Pro Kabaddi League 2022 is all set to begin on Friday, 18th November 2022 at the Gachibowli Stadium in Hyderabad. The fans in Hyderabad will witness a Triple Panga Night with Puneri Paltan facing Haryana Steelers in the first game. Bengal Warriors and home team Telugu Titans will play next, followed by Gujarat Giants taking on Bengaluru Bulls in the final game of the night. Follow Pro Kabaddi League 2022 LIVE updates on InsideSport.IN
PKL 2022 LIVE: Puneri Paltan and Haryana Steelers aim to continue win streak, Telugu Titans face Bengal Warriors, Gujarat Giants lock horns against in-form Bengaluru Bulls – Follow LIVE updates
Puneri Paltan vs Haryana Steelers – 7.30 PM
Bengal Warriors vs Telugu Titans – 8.30 PM
Gujarat Giants vs Bengaluru Bulls – 9.30 PM
Puneri Paltan vs Haryana Steelers
Hello Hyderabad! ✋🏻
— Puneri Paltan (@PuneriPaltan) November 17, 2022
Puneri Paltan are entering the contest after winning the last match of the Pune leg against Bengal Warriors 43-27. They are at the second spot on the points table with 8 wins, four losses and two ties so far in the tournament. However in their last four matches they are a bit inconsistent as they have two wins and two losses. They will look to clinch their second successive victory in the tournament.
The young duo of Aslam Inamdar and Mohit Goyat have been doing well in Season 9 and have scored 102 and 98 raid points respectively. Akash Shinde has also looked good for his 70 raid points. In defence, Fazel Atrachali has led his troops brilliantly with 37 tackle points. He has been complemented by Sombir who has made their presence felt with 26 points to his name.
Haryana Steelers too enter the contest after clinching a thrilling 33-32 victory against Gujarat Giants in their last game. They are at the ninth spot on the points table, having won five matches, lost seven and tied two games so far this season.
In their raiding department, Manjeet and Meetu Sharma have been stand out performers this season with 111 and 105 raid points respectively. These two raiders have taken care of the raiding department for the Steelers as the next best raider is Prapanjan with 21 raid points to his name.
In defence, Jaideep Dahiya has been a force to reckon with and has 41 tackle points. Mohit Nandal has played the supporting role in defense with 26 tackle points, while Nitin Rawal and Amirhossein Bastami have chipped in with 19 and 17 tackle points respectively.
Bengal Warriors vs Telugu Titans
— Bengal Warriors (@BengalWarriors) November 17, 2022
Bengal Warriors enter the contest after losing their last game against Puneri Paltan 43-27. They are lookin to get back to winning ways against a struggling Telugu Titans. The warriors are at the eight spot on the points table with six wins, five losses and two ties. They are looking to improve their place on the points table.
Maninder Singh has been the star on the raiding front for the Warriors with 147 raid points. It has largely been a one-man show from him but Shrikant Jadhav has chipped in whenever required as he has bagged as he has got 61 raid points to his name.
As far as defense goes, Girish Maruti Ernak has been their top defender with 37 tackle points. Vaibhav Garje and Shubham Shinde have also played their part with 24 and 23 tackle points respectively.
Meanwhile, Telugu Titans are atleast hoping that playing in front of their home crowd will bring turn around to their fortunes this season as they are on a 12 match losing streak at the moment. Nothing has gone right for them so far as they are languishing at the botton of the points table with just nine points to their name.
With 110 raid points, Siddharth Desai has been the pick of the raiders for the Titans. He is entering the contest after picking up 14 raid points single-handedly in the Titans’ previous contest. However he needs support from other raiders as Vinay and Monu Goyat have contributed with just 37 and 32 raid points.
As far as the defense is concerned, Vishal Bhardwaj and Parvesh Bhainswal have chipped in with 28 and 25 tackle points each. The experienced Surjeet SIngh has disappointed so far as the veteran could only manage 17 tackle points this season so far.
Gujarat Giants vs Bengaluru Bulls
— Gujarat Giants (@GujaratGiants) November 15, 2022
Gujarat Giants are entering the contets after two successive losses. They find themselves at the 11th spot on the points table with five wins and seven losses and need to put on a strong show against the rampaging Bengalur Bulls.
Raider Rakesh has been on a roll for the Giants with 125 raid points. However it has largely been his one-man show. Parteek Dhaiya and Chandran Ranjit have been inconsistent as they managed 63 and 60 raid points so far this season.
In defence, Sourav Gulia has been the standout performer for the Giants with 25 tackle points. However he has missed the last few game due to injury. Rinku Narwal and Arkam Shaikh have been the next best defenders as they both have collected 19 tackle points each.
ಹೊಂಟೆವು ನಾವು ಪುರ್ರ ಪುರ್ರ ✈️
— Bengaluru Bulls (@BengaluruBulls) November 17, 2022
Bengaluru Bulls, on the other hand, are entering the contest on a three match win streak. They have been one of the strong teams in the competition with nine wins, four losses and a tie. They are currently on top of the points table.
In their raiding department, Bharat has filled in the shoes of Pawan Sehrawat as he has 159 raid points to his name. He is second on the list of most raid points for this season. He is ably supported by Vikas Kandola, who has 79 raid points to his name.
In defence, Saurabh Nandal is leading the charge for the Bulls with 47 tackle points. He also has support from Aman and Mahender Singh with 31 and 25 tackle points respectively. The last time when these two teams met the Gujarat Giants clinched a 46-44 victory, the Bulls would look to avenge that loss in the upcoming contest.