PKL 8, Match 60: Puneri Paltan Vs UP Yoddha Preview

Pro Kabaddi League season 8 is underway in Bengaluru. Tonight on the sixth day of week four, Puneri Paltan and UP Yoddha will be up against each other in the first match.

Team Analysis:

Puneri Paltan

The team won their last match against U Mumba. Skipper Nitin Tomar gave all-round performance. Aslam Inamdar, Mohit Goyat and Pankaj Mohite are playing well. The defense including Abinesh Nadarajan, Baldev Singh, Sanket Sawant and Vice-captain Vishal Bhardwaj are defending the team well.

UP Yoddha

The team won their last match against Telugu Titans. The raiding trio of Pardeep Narwal, Shrikant Jadhav and Surender Gill is doing well in the raiding. The defense of Skipper Nitesh Kumar, Sumit, Shubham Kumar, and Ashu Singh is playing well for the team. They gave amazing performance in past three matches.

Key Battle

Vishal Bhardwaj Vs Pardeep Narwal

Puneri Paltan vice-captain and left corner defender Vishal Bhardwaj is in form. He is team’s backbone in the defense. His major challenge will be to stop UP Yoddha star raider Pardeep Narwal. This battle will be exciting.

Key Players

Aslam Inanmdar, Puneri Paltan

His massive and crucial raids are gaining points for his team.

Surender Gill, UP Yoddha

As a secondary raider of UP Yoddha he has done well.

Match Prediction

Puneri Paltan has an upper hand over UP Yodhha.

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.


Puneri Paltan

Nitin Tomar (Captain), Vishal Bhardwaj (Vice-Captain), Rahul Chaudhari, Pankaj Mohite, Pawan Kumar, Mohit Goyat, Vishwas S, Akash Shinde, Aslam Inamdar, Shubham Shelke, Baldev Singh, Jadhav Shahaji, Sanket Sawant, Hadi Tajik, Sombir, Sourav Kumar, Karamvir, Subhash E, Abinseh Nadarjan, Subhash E.

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