Pro Kabaddi league 2016 was one of the most exciting tournament in the history of the sports series, the tournament now came to end by the end of this month. Many teams have performed well but this semifinals was written for Patna Pirates and Puneri Paltan.
Patna Pirates was second most strongest team this season after their outstanding performance in the preceding season. Any of the four teams could life the ultimate title in the world of Pro Kabaddi League 2016 today. The team has played total of 14 games in the league beating almost every team.
Today’s Semi Final’s exciting match would be played live in Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in New Delhi. There were total of two Semi FInal and then the final round shall came. 4 Teams would compete with their designated competitor in the groups of 2, the winning shall get a chance to beat the other group’s winner in the succeeding final tournament.
Patna Pirates fortune was never so best, the team who have performed under expectations in the two preceding seasons being limited to playoffs could book their seat for the final, obviously the team would also been awarded by the ultimate crown or the second best crown.
U Mumbai and Telugu Titans could prove themselves as the strong competitors in the Semi Finals, being the only team with impressive grip over the Patna Pirates in this season. It would be interesting to see whether Puneri Paltan would be able to defeat their competitors in any case.
“The rest we got in between the league matches and the semi finals has helped us in proper planning ahead of the match against Puneri Paltan. The team is fit, we all know the importance of the semi final and the team is working hard for the match,” Patna Pirates skipper Manpreet Singh stated in a video.
Puneri Paltan being one of the most down rated team in the preceding two season is expecting much more this time with the improved performance. Ajay Thakur, Manjeet Chhillar and Deepak Hooda, the Pune team dented six triumphs from their last eight league fixtures, comprising a win against the Bengal Warriors, to take over the third place.
Pro Kabaddi Semi Final 1 – Squads
Patna Pirates – Manpreet Singh (C), Sandeep Narwal, Abhinandan Kumar, Bhabesh Kumar, Deepak Narwal, Gurvinder Singh, G Singh, M Narwal, Rajesh Mondal, Sunil Jaipal, Vijay Malik, Suresh Kumar, Manish, Amit Hooda, Ram Sah, Vinod Kumar, Nasir Ali, Sandeep, Sunil Kumar, Hadi Oshtorak, Tae Deok Eom.
Puneri Paltan – Manjeet Chhillar (C), Ajay Thakur, David M, Nilesh Salunke, Ramkumar S, Ravi V, Sachin V, Simon Kinura, Surendra Singh, Tushar Patil, Waleed Hasani, Yogesh Hooda, Ravi Kumar, Somvir Sekhar, Thongkham K, Manoj Dhull, Prashant Chavan, Ravinder Kumar, Sachin Shingade, Sachin Khambe, Sandeep Malik, Deepak Hooda, Jasmer Gulia.
Live Streaming of Patna Pirates vs Puneri Paltan
The match between Patna Pirates and Puneri Paltan will begin at 8 p.m. IST (2:30 p.m. GMT), Friday, March 4.
Pro Kabaddi 2016 semi final 1: Patna Pirates vs Puneri Paltan can be caught LIVE on the Star Sports Network.
Hindi Coverage – Star Gold
English Coverage – Star Sports 2, Star Sports HD 2
Telugu Coverage – Maa Movies
Kannada Coverage – Suvarna Plus
UK viewers can catch the action on Life OK
Live streaming will be available on Hotstar and Starsports.com