Jaipur Pink Panthers will lock horns against Puneri Paltan in the 96th match of the Pro Kabaddi League 2022 at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, Hyderabad on Wednesday. Puneri Paltan is currently at the numero uno in the standings with 10 wins, four losses, and two tied matches.
They have a total of 59 points under their account and they would want to continue the good show. On the other hand, Jaipur Pink Panthers is in third place in the standings with 10 wins and five losses. Jaipur has 53 points in their bag and they have certainly done a good job.
Meanwhile, Puneri Paltan had won 32-24 when they had last met Jaipur Pink Panthers earlier in the season.
Puneri Paltan had won their previous match against Bengaluru Bulls by 35-33. Mohit Goyat scored nine points for the team while Akash Shinde scored seven points.
On the other side, Jaipur Pink Panthers had won their last game against U.P. Yoddhas by 42-29. Arjun Deshwal top-scored for the team with 19 points.
Match Prediction: It is expected to be a tight match between these two top teams but Puneri Paltan might start as slight favorites against Jaipur Pink Panthers.
Jaipur Pink Panthers Squad 2022 for PKL 9
Retained Players: Arjun Deshwal, Deepak, Devank, Ankush, Sahul Kumar, Ashish, and Abhishek KS.
Auction Buys: V Ajith Kumar, Sunil Kumar, Woosan KO, Reza Mirbagheri, Lucky Sharma, Nitin Panwar, Bhavani Rajput, Navneet, Rahul Chaudhari, Nitin Chandel, and Rahul Dhanware.
Puneri Paltan Squad 2022 for PKL 9
Retained Players: Mohit Goyat, Akash Santhosh Shinde, Sanket Sawant, Govind Gurjar, Aslam Inamdar, Sombir, Abinesh Nadarajan, Shubham Nitin Shelke, Pankaj Mohite, Badal Taqdir Singh, and Aditya Tushar Shinde.
Auction Buys: Fazel Atrachali, Mohammad Esmaeil Nabibakhsh, Alankar Kaluram Patil, Rakesh Bhalle Ram, Balasaheb Shahaji Jadhav, Harsh Mahesh Lad, and D Mahindaprasad.