Pro Kabaddi League:- The 8th season of the Pro Kabaddi League will start on 22 December i.e. Wednesday. On the first day, 3 matches will be played between Bengaluru Bulls vs U Mumba, Telugu Titans vs Tamil Thalaivas, and Bengal Warriors vs UP Yoddha.
Pro Kabaddi League 8th season will start from 22nd December i.e. Wednesday
The 8th season of the Pro Kabaddi League will start from 22 December i.e. Wednesday. 12 teams will face each other for the title. Last year it could not organize due to Corona. All the matches of the 8th season of the league will play in Bangalore. Due to Corona this time the tournament will organize without spectators. So far only 5 teams have won the title. Patna Pirates has captured the title for the most number of times. 3 matches will play on the first day. The match will be played between Bengaluru Bulls vs U Mumba, Telugu Titans vs Tamil Thalaivas, and Bengal Warriors vs UP Yoddha.
Telugu Titans have the upper hand
In the second match, the hopes of Telugu Titans will rest on the experienced raiding pair of Siddharth Desai and Rohit Kumar. However, in the defense of Tamil Thalaivas, ‘Block Master’ Surjeet will wait for him. Who has the most (116) successful blocks in the history of PKL? After this young player, Manjeet will also come down to show his strength. Talking about the records of both the teams, the Titans are ahead 5-3.
UP’s challenge in front of the defending champion
Defending champion Bengal Warriors will start their campaign against the strong team of UP Yoddha. The team of UP has been successful in making it to the playoffs every time since joining the league in the 5th season. This time the team has roped in the most sought-after raider Pardeep Narwal. UP has bought him for Rs 1.65 crore. The defense of the Warriors is to be tested in the match. Bengal’s team is ahead 3-2 in the record. Three matches have also been tied.
Bengaluru Bulls vs U Mumba
Bengaluru Bulls have prepared a great team of young and experienced players for this season. Bengaluru Bulls won the title for the first time in 2018 by defeating Gujarat Giants in the final of the Pro Kabaddi League. Bulls reached the playoffs in the seventh season of the Pro Kabaddi League held in 2019. But could not save her title. There have been some changes in the squad for this season. The team has retained Pawan Kumar Sehrawat, Amit Sherawat, Mohit Sehrawat, and Saurabh Nandal. At the same time, it has been 6 years since U Mumba won the title.
Telugu Titans Vs Tamil Thalaivas
Telugu Titans will start their campaign against Tamil Thalaivas. The Titans have a strong defender as well as a sharp raider. In the last season, Titans spent Rs 1.30 crore to buy PKL’s ‘Bahubali’ i.e. Siddharth Desai in the auction. After joining the team of Rohit Kumar, the strength of the team has increased in the raiding department.