The Pro Kabaddi League will be shifting to a weekend as it features three electrifying contests. The day will be starting with a bout between Bengaluru Bulls and Puneri Paltan with contrasting interests on the line. The second contest of the day will star the headliner of the day that will pit U Mumba and Telugu Titans against each other. The final contest of the day will feature Jaipur Pink Panthers and the Tamil Thalaivas in a battle of desperation and pride.
U Mumba vs Telugu Titans
In a tale of two fighting teams, ninth-placed U Mumba will be crossing swords with an ailing Telugu Titans. The U Mumba has managed to win three while drawing five. They managed to pull off a fine draw in their last game against the Gujarat Giants with Ajay Kumar and Rakesh Narwal coming together to contribute 13 points together. The Telugu Titans possesses the worst record in the ongoing edition of the PKL with a solitary win so far. However, the only win came on the last day as they thumped the Jaipur Pink Panthers in a thrilling contest. Rajnish Dalal prised out another impressive display with 6 raids and a bonus point that was perfectly supported by Adarsh T with a niner.
U Mumba vs Telugu Titans Head-to-head
This rivalry has seen two teams colliding with each other for 13 times out of which the U Mumba holds the fort with 7 victories while the Titans has secured 4 wins so far. In the last encounter that was played on the 8th of December in this edition, the U Mumba managed to win a thrilling encounter that saw 86 points being scored in a combined manner.
U Mumba vs Telugu Titans best fantasy team
Ajith Kumar was once again in phenomenal shape in the last game that saw him claim 6 raids and 2 bonus points that constituted 8 points in all. Rinku was in decent shape too that saw him pull off 4 tackles and 1 bonus point, playing the perfect second fiddle to Ajith’s brilliance. Adarsh outshined others in the last contest that saw him putting in 9 raids which totted up to 9 points in all. Rajnish Dalal bagged 6 crucial raids that helped him to tot up 6 raids and 1 bonus point, summing up to 7 points in all.
Bengaluru Bulls vs Puneri Paltan
The Bulls have leading emphatically so far in the contest of the stalwarts as they soar in the second position with just seven wins and one draw. They have bagged 40 points until now and will be desperate to secure a win to regain their momentum. They bowed to the reigning champions after Esmaeil Nabibaksh cleaned up the Bulls with a super raid that featured 8 points. Pawan Kumar led the charge with 10 raids and 3 bonus points. The Puneri Paltan are ailing in the eleventh position of the points table that has seen them bag 4 wins and 7 losses that has so far constituted an underwhelming 22 points. They have been rocked inside out with a negative point difference that has seen them stacking up -27. They bowed down against the likes of Haryana Steelers in the last game with no resistance whatsoever.
Bengaluru Bulls vs Puneri Paltan head-to-head
This rivalry has seen these two teams play each other for 13 times out of which the numbers are pretty balanced as the Bulls have secured 6 wins while the Paltan has bagged 7 victories. However, the latest contest between the two witnessed the Bengaluru Bulls wreaking havoc against the Puneri Paltan as they walked away with a 40-29 win.
Bengaluru Bulls vs Puneri Paltan best fantasy team
Pawan Kumar managed to pull off 10 raids and 3 bonus points in the last game that saw Chandran Ranjit managed to claim 4 raids in the last game that saw him piling up 4 points coming on the back of 4 important raids. Vishwas will undoubtedly be the best pick for the Puneri Paltan as he continues with the single-handed war for the formidable Pune force. Even in the last game that he played, he put in 4 tackles and wrung out 3 crucial bonus points that totted upto 7 points.
Jaipur Pink Panthers vs Tamil Thalaivas
The Pink Panthers were defeated by the only team that never won before in the current edition of the league. They have won 5 while losing five and drawing one so far. They have racked up 32 points until now and will be eyeing a lift in the pecking order against a relatively weaker opponent. The Thalaivas are just one place adrift of the Panthers in the eight position with 3 wins and 5 draws that has seen them racking up 31 points.
Jaipur Pink Panthers vs Tamil Thalaivas Head-to-head
The two teams haven’t faced much but in the five contests that they have shared between them, the Pink Panthers hold the edge with 3 wins while the Thalaivas have won just once. The latest clash between the two teams witnessed the solitary draw that they have played out.
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Jaipur Pink Panthers vs Tamil Thalaivas best fantasy team
Arjun Deshwal will continue to drive the fantasy choices for the Pink Panthers as he stole 13 points in the last game that came on the back of 9 raids and 4 bonus points. Manjeet and Ajinkya Pawar added 22 points together as Manjeet bagged 8 raids and 4 bonus points while Pawar pit in 4 raids, 1 tackle and prised out 5 bonus points.