PKL 8, Match 40: UP Yoddha vs Dabang Delhi K.C. Preview

On the fourth day of week 3 in Pro Kabaddi League season eight, triple headers i.e. three matches will be played. The first match will be played between UP Yoddha and Dabang Delhi K.C.

Team Analysis:

UP Yoddha

The team lost their match against Tamil Thalaivas. Surender Gill is playing very well. But star raider Pardeep Narwal has not been in his usual form for which he is known for. Their defensen except Sumit is not stable. Rest of the defenders including skipper Nitesh Kumar will have to up their performance.

Dabang Delhi K.C.

Delhi team won the game against Telugu Titans. Naveen Kumar is in terrific form. Him as a prime raider and Vijay as a secondary raider are playing well. Their defense consists of skipper Joginder Singh Narwal, Manjeet Chhillar, Jeeva Kumar and Sandeep Narwal is stable.

Key Battle

Naveen Kumar Vs Sumit

Delhi’s Naveen has been scoring points. He is their top raider with 6 super 10s to his name. Sumit, left corner of UP Yoddha will have major responsibility of tackling Naveen. This rivalry will be interesting.

Key Players

Surender Gill, UP Yoddha

He is playing well as a secondary raider.. He will be hoping to keep going.

Manjeet Chhillar, Dabang Delhi K.C.

Left cover Manjeet Chhillar making it difficult for opposition raiders.

Match Prediction

Dabang Delhi K.C. might win the match

Match Timing

The match will be held at 7.30 pm (IST) at Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Centre Bengaluru.


Star Sports network will broadcast the match. Disney+ hotstar will also broadcast the match online.


UP Yodhha

Nitesh Kumar (Captain), Pardeep Narwal, Shrikant Jadhav, Gulveer Singh, Mohammad Taghi Paein Mahali, Surender Gill, Sahil, Rohit Tomar, James Kamweti, Ankit, Aman, Nitesh Kumar, Sumit, Aashish Nagar, Ashu Singh, Gaurav Kumar, Shubham Kumar, Gurdeep, Nitin Panwar

Dabang Delhi K.C.

Joginder Singh Narwal (Captain), Ajay Thakur, Ashu Malik, Emad Sedaghatnia, Naveen Kumar, Neeraj Narwal, Sushant Sail, Jeeva Kumar, Mohit, Sumit, Mohammad Malak, Vikash Kumar, Balram, Manjeet Chhillar, Sandeep Narwal, Vijay Jaglan