Telugu Yoddhas will lock horns against Odisha Juggernauts in the 30th match of the ongoing Ultimate Kho Kho League 2022 at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex in Pune on Wednesday. Both of these teams have qualified for the playoff stages and they will look to enter the crucial stage while being high on confidence.
Telugu Yoddhas have won five out of their nine matches in the tournament. The Yoddhas defeated Gujarat Giants by a massive margin of 67 points in their previous match and they will look to continue the good show against the Odisha Juggernauts.
On the other hand, Odisha Juggernauts were beaten by a huge margin of 48 points against Mumbai Khiladis and they will look to bounce back to winning ways. The Juggernauts have won seven out of the nine matches they have played.
When these two teams had met earlier in the season, Odisha Juggernauts had won by nine points.
Dipesh Vijay More and Milind Dilip Chavarekar will collectively lead Odisha Juggernauts whereas Prajwal KH will lead Telugu Yoddhas.
Match Prediction: Odisha Juggernauts will enter the contest as favorites against Telugu Yoddhas depending on the current form.
Odisha Juggernauts squad:
Category A: Gowtham MK, Dilip Khandavi, Vishal, Jagannatha Murmu
Category B: Aditya Sunil Kudale, Nilesh Ananda Jadhav, Suraj Shital Lande
Category C: Dipesh Vijay More, Subhasis Santra, Mahesha.p, Avinash Shivaji Desai, Lipun Mukhi, Dinesh Naik S, Arjun Singh, Suresh Kumar, Thugana Vinod Kumar, Shiv Kumar Sen
Category D: Milind Dilip Chavarekar, Manoj Narayan Ghotekar, Darshanapu Sathish, Gurjinder Singh, Swayam Satyaprakash Parija, Mukesh Prajapat.
Telugu Yoddhas squad
Category A: Pratik Waikar, Rohan Shingade, Sudarshan, Arun SA.
Category B: Arun Ashok Gunki, Deepak Vitthal Madhav, Avdhut Bharat Patil, Prajwal K H.
Category C: Adarsh Dattatray Mohite, Prasad Vaibhav Radye, Subramani V, Anukul Sarkar, Gavara Venkatesh, Thokchom Sadananda Meitei, P Hemachandran, Dhruv.
Category D: Sachin Bhargo, Dhanush K C, Aditya Das, Sinam Rokeson Singh, Pittu Bala Sambi Reddy, Bojjam Ranjith.