Bengal Warriors vs Patna Pirates
Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium, Chennai
2019 Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 – Match 53
Thursday, 22nd August 2019; 7:30 PM IST.
In the 53rd match of Pro Kabaddi League season seven, lowly-ranked Patna Pirates and powerful opponents Bengal Warriors are going to clash with each other at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Thursday. Both the teams have played eight matches so far in this edition. With that, Warriors are reigning at the third position in current PKL standings along with 28 points while Pirates are struggling at second last position along with just 17 points in current League Standings.
The Maninder Singh-led side has won four, lost two and two of their games ended in ties. Warriors played a thrilling tie with dominant Dabang Delhi in their previous encounter. Warriors would be aiming to come to winning ways and continue their dominance in the top half of the points table. K Prapanjan grabbed Super 10 against Dabang Delhi and he would be eager to continue his good show. The role of defenders widens when the opponent is Pardeep Narwal. So, the defenders have to perform their best to stop the record-breaker.
Player To Watch Out For- Maninder Singh
Patna Pirates were vanquished by U Mumba in their last game in a thrilling challenge. Patna, the three-time champions, were defeated by U Mumba, once PKL champions, by 34-30 in Ahmedabad. They have lost five sequential matches in this season which in itself is a rare situation and are grieving at number 11 in the points table. Pardeep Narwal-drove side would look get to winning ways against Bengal Warriors.
Player To Watch Out For- Pardeep Narwal
Probable Line Ups
Bengal Warriors- Maninder Singh (R), K Prapanjan (R), Mohammad Taghi (R), Baldev Singh (D), Rinku Narwal (D), Viraj Vishnu (D), Esmaeil Nabibaksh (all-rounder).
Patna Pirates- Pardeep Narwal (R), Jang Kun Lee (R), Monu (R), Jaideep (D), Neeraj Kumar (D), Hadi Oshtorak (all-rounder), Vikash Jaglan (all-rounder).
Head To Head
Matches Played- 9
Won by Bengal Warriors- 2
Won by Patna Pirates- 5
Matches Drawn- 2
Team’s Form In Last 5 Matches(Recent First)
Bengal Warriors- Draw Won Draw Won Lost
Patna Pirates- Lost Won Lost Lost Lost
My PlayerzPot Team
Bengal Warriors have been doing well this season and will be likely to continue the good form against Patna Pirates too.