Puneri Paltan vs UP Yoddha: Pro Kabaddi 2017 today's match probable playing 7 for Pune vs UP
Eliminator No.1 in the Pro Kabaddi League Season 5, will feature Puneri Paltan taking to the mat against UP Yoddha at the Dome, NSCI in Mumbai.
Puneri Paltan predicted lineup
Deepak Hooda (All rounder)
The captain will spearhead the attack of the side and will be entrusted with the task of keeping the scoreboard ticking.
Rajesh Mondal (All rounder)
Rajesh Mondal will have to provide an increased amount of support to the attack in this knockout fixture and thrive in the dire situations.
Rinku Narwal (Defender)
The young gun has been quite impressive in the last couple of matches and picked up 6 tackle points in the last fixture.
Girish Ernak (Defender)
He will man the left corner position and look to inflict the lethal ankle holds when the UP raiders go in for the bonus attempts.
Dharmaraj Cheralathan (Defender)
The veteran campaigner will bring forth plenty of experience to the mat especially with regards to performing in crunch games.
The young recruit has the ability to perform on either end of the mat and particularly bailing the team out of trouble with some surprise successful raids.
Sandeep Narwal (Defender)
The brute defender will look to stop the likes of Nitin Tomar and Rishank Devadiga in their tracks with some mighty tackles.
UP Yoddha predicted lineup
Nitin Tomar (c) [Raider]
The skipper has been off the mat for the last few matches and will be eager to make up for the missed time in the all-important playoffs.
Rishank Devadiga [Raider]
In tandem with Nitin, Rishank Devadiga can completely leave the rival defence hapless with constant attacking strides.
The player has given glimpses of his defensive prowess and will play a vital role in the combination and chain tackles.
Jeeva Kumar [Right Cover Defender]
Jeeva Kumar will operate in the cover position and will be the guiding force for the defence which comprises of youngsters.
Surender Singh [Raider]
Surender Singh is on a roll with consecutive Super-10 outings in the last couple of matches and will look to continue in the same manner.
Sagar Krishna [All rounder]
Sagar Krishna will look to be at his lethal best with some classic ankle holds and body blocks coming in from the left corner position.
Nitesh Kumar [Defender]
Nitesh Kumar in the right corner position has been stellar in some of the matches and will look to pin down Deepak Hooda and Monu.