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Can the Puneri Paltan manage to keep Pardeep Narwal and Co. at bay?
Match No. 38 of the Pro Kabaddi League Season 5 will see the Patna Pirates locking horns against the Puneri Paltan as a part of the Inter-Zone Challenge Week at the Babu Banarasi Das Indoor Stadium in Lucknow.
Patna is coming into this match on the back of a tie against the UP Yoddha while Puneri Paltan defeated the Bengal Warriors in their last encounter.
Patna Pirates predicted line-up
Pardeep Narwal (c) [Raider]
The talismanic raid machine is rampant on the mat and has the ability to single-handedly take away the game from the opposition.
Monu Goyat [Raider]
Second-in-command, Monu assists the of the Patna Pirates and has showcased his prowess of picking up points quickly as well as in heaps.
Vinod Kumar [Raider]
He has given glimpses of his talent and is thus vital due to the fact that he can shine on the third raid as well as help the defence.
Vishal Mane [Right Cover Defender]
The 'Hulk' of kabaddi has the ability to showcase brute strength with his mighty blocks and dashes across the mat.
Sachin Shingade [Left Cover Defender]
He will work well in combination with Vishal Mane to stop the Puneri Paltan raiders in their tracks.
Jaideep [Left Corner Defender]
He has time and again shown the know-how of a capable defender with the timing and execution of his tackles on the mat.
Vikas Jaglan [Raider]
The young gun will add more depth to the attack of the Pirates in a scenario where Pardeep and Monu cannot perform the raiding duties.
Puneri Paltan predicted line-up
Deepak Hooda [All-rounder]
The captain has been marshalling his troops on the mat and also leading by example with his performances on the mat.
Dharmaraj Cheralathan [Left/ Right Corner Defender]
He may be 43 years of age but that does not bog down the player in him and he is one of the most lethal defenders on the mat.
Sandeep Narwal [All-rounder]
A mighty weapon in Pune arsenal which can be unleashed as per the situation's demand, whether in the attack or in the defence.
Rajesh Mondal [Raider]
A specialist when it comes to do-or-die raids, Rajesh gives the much-needed edge to the Pune side.
Girish Ernak [Left Corner Defender]
Ernak's ability to work in tandem with Cheralathan and thus put up a formidable wall in the defence works to the team's benefit.
Rohit Kumar Chaudhary [Raider]
He has the ability to go rampant on the mat while raiding and leave the rival defence completely hapless.
GB More [Raider]
The young gun adds more depth to the attack of the Puneri Paltan and gives an extra option to the skipper when it comes to raiding.