The Pro Kabaddi League will be roaring over the weekend as three intensifying contests wait for us on a Saturday night. The viewership will be blowing through the roof as the day starts with the U Mumba crossing swords with an adversary who has lacked the sting to soar past others, Tamil Thalaivas. U Mumba will be desperate to secure a win as that will hand him over an important edge but a victory for the Thalaivas can completely change the complexion of the table. The second contest of the day will feature two battling teams as the UP Yoddha goes to war against the dicey Telugu Titans. The final contest of the day will have its slot saved for two teams who have stunned giants in the latest installation of the tournament while bowed down to minnows. The Pink Panther and the Steelers will be closing the day on a flamboyant note.
UP Yoddha vs Telugu Titans
UP Yoddha and the Telugu Titans both haven’t been at their phenomenal best in the ongoing edition. The Yoddha has still kept their campaign afloat with 5 wins and 4 draws that has seen them garner 42 points while the Titans languish at the rock-bottom, grabbing a solitary win from the 15 matches that they have played, a record that they would like to forget at the earliest. However, going by the stature of the fixture, the Titans will hardly survive the slaughter that the Yoddha may impose upon them but then again when it comes to the mat, even Goliath has been slain by David on multiple occasions. However, the UP Yoddha will have to be careful as they were drubbed by the Patna Pirates in their last game. Surender Gil will continue to be their best warrior as he grabbed 10 points in the last game. When it comes to the Titans, they were comfortably outclassed by the Tamil Thalaivas in their last clash. Galla Raju will be their finest pick and will have to ensure that the Titans managed to change the dynamics of a campaign that has been down the drain already. The Titans must eye a win to save them the abundance of flak and humiliation that the team will be facing for extending their woeful legacy of losses.
UP Yoddha vs Telugu Titans Head-to-head
This is the most perfectly balanced rivalry so far that the tournament’s rich history has witnessed. The two teams have played 9 games from which the Yoddha has managed to register 3 wins while the Telugu Titans managed to claim 3 wins while the remaining three games ending in a tie. In the corresponding fixture of the latest edition of the league, the Yoddha managed to sink a lowly Titans in a thrilling contest that saw just a solitary point separating two teams.
UP Yoddha vs Telugu Titans best fantasy team
UP Yoddha will be banking heavily upon the likes of Shrikant Jadhav while Surender Gil will also be crucial to shape the fate of the game. In the clash against the Pirates, the duo put in 33 raid attempts in total out of which 14 raids were successful. Surender Gil came to the fore with 10 crucial points that helped them go a long way against the Patna Pirares before losing out in the end. Galla Raju belted out an exceptional display that starred 14 raid attempts out of which he managed to wring out 6 successful raids and secure 9 points that also comprised 7 touch points. Adarsh T also chipped in with 4 crucial points that saw them bagging the lion’s share of the total that they could post in their last game.
U Mumba vs Tamil Thalaivas
In a tale of two contrasting teams, a seventh-placed U Mumba will be crossing swords with a fighting Tamil Thalaivas who has managed to stun the roster with some fiery displays. The Tamil Thalaivas has managed to win five while losing six. They won their last game against an ailing Telugu Titans who could hardly respond to the verve of the Thalaivas’ late resurgence. Ajinkya Pawar was once again instrumental with another 10 points while Manjeet having another great day on the mat with a 9-points display. The U Mumba were condemned to another defeat as they were beaten by the Puneri Paltan in a game that exuded thrill and brilliance from the Pune force. V Ajith and Abhishek Singh were the best warriors for them on the mat with a 18-point display combined that witnessed them at least putting up a fight.
U Mumba vs Tamil Thalaivas Head-to-head
The rivalry between these two sides have been totally lopsided as the Tamil Thalaivas has struggled badly against the U Mumba throughout the span of their chequered enmity. Both the teams have played 6 matches out of which the U Mumba had bossed the rivalry with an electrifying 4 wins wherein the Tamil Thalaivas could wring out a solitary win. The latest clash between these two teams witnessed the a thrilling tie between the two teams as they shared the spoils after a 30-30 scoreline.
U Mumba vs Tamil Thalaivas best fantasy team
U Mumba will be completely relying on their big man, Ajith who has been in blistering form so far. Even in the last game, he managed to claim 10 points. He put in 20 raid attempts out of which he wrung out 9 successful raids and 3 bonus points. He also had decent support from Abhishek Singh with 8 important points. Manjeet will be a crucial pick in the upcoming game considering the surprise form that he is in the midst of. He managed to secure 9 points in the last game with perfect support from Ajinkya Pawar who chipped in with 10 important points.
Jaipur Pink Panthers vs Haryana Steelers
The Haryana Steelers are the favourite contenders to win this tie given their current form. They have been in tremendous touch and has so far racked up 7 wins from just 16 games. They have lost 6 games until now and managed to wring out 3 ties so far. They outclassed the Bengal Warriors in the last game comfortably as the reigning champions had no response to their supremacy whatsoever. Jaipur Pink Panthers are high on confidence after they got the better of Dabang Delhi in an exceptionally unpredictable encounter. Their campaign has been revived with some late dominance. Their recent resurgence will be the reason that will be enlivening their hopes. Their win against Dabang Delhi was a sheer display of their mettle and courage.
Jaipur Pink Panthers vs Haryana Steelers Head-to-head
This rivalry has been pretty lopsided as the Jaipur Pink Panthers has thoroughly dominated the contest. There have been nine games so far between these two teams from which the Panthers have secured 5 wins while the Steelers bagged 2 victories. The Panthers managed to secure a win from a thrilling encounter that saw the latest edition of this rivalry going down till the very last bit of the wire.
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Jaipur Pink Panthers vs Haryana Steelers best fantasy team
Deepak Hooda will be a leading name for the Panthers who played an instrumental role against the leaders Dabang Delhi in their last game. He put in 22 raids out of which 10 were successful. He bagged 9 touch points and 2 bonus points. Vikash Khandola will be the best possible pick for the Steelers while Vinay will be leading the charge alongside him. Vikash managed to put forth 10 points that came alongside Vinay’s 8-pointer display in the last game.