U.P. Yoddhas will lock horns against Bengal Warriors in the 106th match of the ongoing Pro Kabaddi League 2022 at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, Hyderabad on Monday. Bengal Warriors is currently in the seventh position with eight wins, seven losses, and two tied matches.
The Warriors have a total of 48 points in their bag. On the other hand, U.P. Yoddhas are currently in the fourth position with nine wins, six losses, and two tied matches. The Uttar Pradesh team has a total of 55 points in their kitty.
When these two teams had met earlier in the season, the match ended in a 41-41 tie.
Meanwhile, U.P Yoddhas won their previous match against Patna Pirates by 35-33. Captain Pardeep Narwal was the top scorer with 15 points.
Bengal Warriors lost their previous game by a margin of eight points against U Mumba. Maninder Singh top-scored with 13 points.
Match Prediction: U.P Yoddhas might enter the contest as slight favorites against Bengal Warriors given their current form.
Bengal Warriors Squad 2022 for PKL 9
Retained Players: Maninder Singh, Manoj Gowda K, Akash Pikalmunde, Suyog Baban Gaikar, R Guhan, Parshant Kumar, Vaibhav Bhausaheb Garje.
Auction Buys: Deepak Niwas Hooda, Ajinkya Rohidas Kapre, Girish Maruti Ernak, Shrikant Jadhav, Soleiman Pahlevani, Aslam Saja Mohamed Thambi, Ashish Kumar Sangwan, Vinod Kumar, Balaji D, Parveen Satpal, Amit Sheoran, Surender Nada, Sakthivel R, Shubham Shinde, and Rohit.
UP Yoddhas Squad 2022 for PKL 9
Retained Players: Nitesh Kumar, Surender Gill, Sumit, Aman, Ashu Singh, Nitin Panwar, Shubham Kumar, Rohit Tomar, Anil Kumar, Mahipal, and Durgesh Kumar.
Auction Buys: Pardeep Narwal, Nitin Tomar, James Namaba Kamweti, Abozar Mighani, Gurdeep, Jaideep, Gulveer Singh, Rathan K, Nehal B Sawal Desai, and Babu Murugasan.