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On Friday, January 28, Patna Pirates will face Tamil Thalaivas in the Pro Kabaddi League.
The Pirates’ previous five games have been a roller coaster ride, with three victories and two losses. They have, nevertheless, had a great campaign overall, with seven victories from 11 games. With 40 points, the three-time PKL winners stand third in the rankings.
Patna are coming off a tight 32-29 loss to Dabang Delhi KC in their last game. Because they haven’t played in a while, they’ve dropped to sixth position in the table.
Meanwhile, the Tamil Thalaivas have three wins, three losses, and six draws from 12 games. They presently sit in ninth place on the standings, with 34 points.
The Thalaivas have struggled in their previous five games since regaining form, with only one victory, two defeats, and as many ties.
Both sides are coming off defeats in their previous games and will be looking to rebound. Patna will need to win this game to stay in the top six.
Match: Patna Pirates vs Thalaivas, Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22
Date and Time: 28th January 2022, Friday, 7:30 PM IST
Venue: Sheraton Grand, Whitefield, Bengaluru
Patna Pirates vs Tamil Thalaivas Head-to-Head
Total Matches Played – 9
|Patna Pirates||Tie||Tamil Thalaivas|
|5 wins||2||2 wins|
Patna Pirates vs Tamil Thalaivas Full Squad
Patna Pirates Squad:
Prashanth Kumar Rai (C), Neeraj Kumar (VC), Sachin Tanwar, Monu Goyat, Selvamani K, Monu Sandhu, Rajveer Chavan, Guman Singh, Rohit, Mohit, Mohammadreza Shadloui, Sajin Chandrasekar, Sahil Mann, Daniel Omondi, Shubham Shinde, Sourav Gulia, Sandeep, Manish, Sunil Narwal
Tamil Thalaivas Squad:
Surjeet (C), K Prapanjan (VC), Manjeet Dahiya, Ajinkya Pawar, Athul MS, Bhavani Rajput, Sandaruwan Asiri, Himanshu Singh, Sagar Krishna, Sourabh Patil, Santhapanaselvam, Anwar Saheed Baba, Sagar Rathee, Sahil Gulia, Sahil Malik, M Abhishek, Mohammad Tuhin Tarafder, Himanshu, Ashish, Mohit Jakhar
Patna Pirates vs Tamil Thalaivas Probable Playing 7s
Prashanth Kumar Rai (Captain) Sachin Tanwar Monu Goyat Neeraj Sajin C Mohammadreza Shadloui Sunil
Manjeet Surjeet (Captain) Mohit Bhavani Rajput Athul MS Sagar Sahil Singh
Pro Kabaddi League Points Table:
Patna Pirates – 6th
Tamil Thalaivas– 10th
Patna Pirates vs Tamil Thalaivas Live Telecast Channel
TV: Star Sports Network
Live Streaming: Disney+HotStar
WinZO’s Recommendation for Best Fantasy Picks:
Sachin Tanwar (captain/All-rounder – PAT), Manjeet (vice captain/Raider – CHE), Ajinkya Pawar (Raider – CHE), Neeraj Kumar (Defender – PAT), Surjeet Singh (Defender – CHE), Sahil Singh (Defender – CHE), Mohit (All-rounder – CHE)
Patna Pirates vs Tamil Thalaivas Match Predicion
This season, the Pirates have been extremely successful, consistently finishing in the top three spots on the standings. They have a capable raiding force with Guman Singh, Prashanth, and Sachin among their ranks.
Patna’s defence has also been among the finest this season. Neeraj and Mohammadreza’s defensive abilities have been steady and remarkable.
Tamil Thalaivas, on the other hand, have found it difficult to maintain consistency. Their raiders have been excellent, but they will have a difficult fight against Patna’s defence. If Ajinkya Pawar and Manjeet can maintain their raiding prowess, the Thalaivas may be able to defeat the Patna Pirates. This, however, is anticipated to be a hard-fought struggle.