The Titans are at 11th spot with four games remaining for them. They can qualify for the playoffs if they win all of their remaining matches and UP Yoddha remains winless in their entire home leg.
Puneri Paltan has already been eliminated from the playoffs' race as they look to play for pride tonight.
'Bahubali' Siddharth Desai has scored 174 raid points in 18 matches as the leading stalwart of Telugu Titans. He has found consistent support in Rajnish who scored a Super-10 in his game against Jaipur Pink Panthers. Rakesh Gowda will also play a vital role against the Puneri Paltan's defence.
Pankaj Mohite has scored 110 raid points in 16 matches played for Puneri Paltan. While his return to the side remains doubtful for tonight, Nitin Tomar could raid as the lead raider of the team. Manjeet Dahiya could act as the support raider. Emad Sedaghatnia could get s chance in the starting seven tonight.
Vishal Bhardwaj has 61 tackle points in 18 matches thus far. Skipper Abozar Mighani will look to improve his numbers from the right corner position. C Arun and Farhad Milaghardan will be the dependable covers for the Titans.
PO Surjeet Singh has led the defence of Puneri Paltan with 51 tackle points in 19 matches. They will be looking to test their bench strength for the next season. Jadhav Balasaheb could play as the cover tonight while Sandeep and Sagar Krishna as the team's corners.
Will Telugu Titans remain alive for the playoffs? Or will Puneri Paltan gain some momentum to end the season on a high note?
Head To Head Record
Telugu Titans: 6
Puneri Paltan: 6
Previous Meeting in Season 7: Puneri Paltan defeated Telugu Titans (27-34).
Time: 07:30 PM IST (3rd October 2019)
Venue: Tau Devilal Sports Complex, Panchkula
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