Bengaluru Bulls vs Patna Pirates, VIVO Pro Kabaddi League 2019 – Preview, Key Player, Lineups, Team Squads, Match Details and Live Stream
Defending, dominant and undisputed champions Bengaluru Bulls will start their title defense when they go head to head against three-time champions Patna Pirates in the second match of the opening day of VIVO Pro Kabaddi League 2019 (PKL 2019) at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium in Hyderabad. A raiding fight between Pardeep Narwal and Pawan Sehrawat to see who completes high from the earliest starting point of the league on 20 July, Saturday.
The Bulls went for wonder a year ago and under the captaincy of Rohit Kumar, they accomplished it. Pawan Sehrawat was the greatest star for the team as well as in the league. The team from the Garden City will want to get off to a flying begin against another solid team and three-time champs Patna Pirates in their first game here in Hyderabad. Everyone’s eyes will be on the beginning 7 for Randhir Singh Sehrawat for their first game of a new season.
In a major turnaround, Bengaluru Bulls have given up senior raider Kashiling Adake. He stayed unsold in the auctions a short time later. Once again, the raiding division will be led by Pawan Kumar Sehrawat and captain Rohit Kumar.
Their defense has been immaculate and will again observe the duo of Amit Sheoran and Mahender Singh. Rookie Vijay Kumar is a new addition in the defense department.
Key player – Pawan Sehrawat
As said before, he was the best raider of the league and went out to ve a game-changer for the team too in the final a year ago. He can refute any forecasts with his thrilling raiding capacities. It stays to be seen, would he be able to proceed from a similar place where he left last season.
Subsequent to winning the third, fourth and fifth seasons of the league, the team from Bihar were slightly below average in the last edition which was plainly observed with their presentation as they failed to make it to the playoffs. The Ram Mehar Singh-coached side will want the top two players Pardeep Narwal and Surender Nada to step up in the respective departments this year to guarantee that they are set for a grand start in the crisp season.
The Pirates have experienced numerous changes in this season. Korean captain and top raider Jang Kun Lee will presently wear Pirates jersey. He represented Bengal Warriors in the last edition. They have additionally gone with all-rounder Monu who represented Puneri Paltan a year ago.
India’s experienced left corner Surender Nada who represented Haryana Steelers throughout the previous three years will play for Pirates this time around. Be that as it may, in major injury blow, Nada has been controlled out of this season.
Key player – Pardeep Narwal
In spite of the fact that the team failed to make a mark in the league however Pardeep led from the front in 2018 season, by ending up as the second best raider on the table and he will be the man to watch out for in the seventh edition also.
Bengaluru Bulls vs Patna Pirates Match Details
Bengaluru Bulls vs Patna Pirates match Date: July 20 (Saturday)
Bengaluru Bulls vs Patna Pirates match Time: 7:30 pm IST
Bengaluru Bulls vs Patna Pirates match Venue: Gachibowli Stadium, Hyderabad
Bengaluru Bulls vs Patna Pirates match Streaming Online: Hotstar
Bengaluru Bulls vs Patna Pirates match on TV: Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD
Bengaluru Bulls vs Patna Pirates Predicted 7 Lineups
Bengaluru Bulls Predicted 7 Lineup:
Predicted 7 Lineup: Pawan Sehrawat, Rohit Kumar (C), Sumit Singh, Amit Sheoran, Mahender Singh, Ashish Kumar Sangwan, Sandeep/Vijay Kumar
- Defenders: Amit Sheoran, Mahender Singh, Sandeep/Vijay Kumar
- All Rounders: Ashish Kumar
- Raiders: Pawan Kumar Sehrawat, Rohit Kumar, Sumit Singh
- Probable Substitutes: Sanjay Shreshtha, Raju Lal Chaudhary, Ankit
Patna Pirates Predicted 7 Lineups
Predicted 7 Lineup: Pardeep Narwal, Jang Kun Lee, Monu, Vikash Jaglan, Hadi Oshtorak, Neeraj Kumar/B Narwal, Jaideep
- Defenders: Neeraj Kumar/B Narwal, Jaideep
- All Rounders: Vikas Jaglan, Hadi Oshtorak
- Raiders: Monu, Pardeep Narwal, Jang Kun Lee
- Probable Substitutes: Ravinder-I, Mohammad Esmaeil Maghsoudlou, Surender Nada, Jawahar Dagar
Bengaluru Bulls vs Patna Pirates Team Squads
Bengaluru Bulls Team Players:
Rohit Kumar, Pawan Kumar Sehrawat, Ashish Kumar, Amit Sheoran, Sumit Singh, Mohit Sehrawat, Banty, Mahender Singh, Vijay Kumar, Sanjay Shreshtha, Lal Mohar Yadav, Sandeep, Raju Lal Choudhary, Vinod Kumar, Aman, Ajay, Ankit
Patna Pirates Team Players:
Pardeep Narwal (c), Vikas Jaglan, Jawahar Dagar, Mohit, Surender Nada, Neeraj Kumar, Jang Kun Lee, Mohammad Maghsoudlou, Jaideep, Hadi Oshtorak, Ravinder, Ashish, Mahendra Choudhary