PKL 8, Match 69: Bengal Warriors Vs UP Yoddha Preview

Pro Kabaddi League season 8 is underway in Bengaluru. Tonight on the third day of week five, defending champions Bengal Warriors & UP Yoddha will be up against each other in the second match. Bengal Warriors was the winner when last time these two teams played against each other in PKL 8.

Team Analysis:

Bengal Warriors

The team won their last match against Bengaluru Bulls. Skipper Maninder Singh is doing a great job in raiding. He is the top raid points scorer of the team. Other raiders need to take some responsibility. Esmaeil Nabibakhsh is in form with his all-round performance. Amit Narwal, Ran Singh & Abozar Mohajermighani are defending the team well.

UP Yoddha

The team won their last match against Puneri Paltan. The raiding trio of Pardeep Narwal, Shrikant Jadhav & Surender Gill is doing well in the raiding. The defense of Skipper Nitesh Kumar, Sumit, Shubham Kumar & Ashu Singh is playing well for the team.

Key Battle

Maninder Singh Vs Pardeep Narwal

Both raiders are top raiders of their team. Maninder is consistent in his game whereas Pardeep is not in his usual form for which he is popular. This battle will be exciting.

Key Players

Ran Singh, Bengal Warriors

His massive tackles are gaining points for his team.

Surender Gill, UP Yoddha

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

Match Prediction

UP Yoddha has an upper hand over Bengal Warriors

Match Timing

The match will be held at 8.30 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.


Bengal Warriors

Maninder Singh (Captain), Akash Pikalmunde, Anand V, Maninder Singh, Ravindra Kumawat, Rishank Devadiga, Sukesh Hegde, Darshan J, Vijin Thangadurai, Amit, Parveen, Sachin Vitthala, Abozar Mohajermighani, Rinku Narwal, Rohit Banne, Esmaeil Nabibakhsh, Manoj Gowda, Rohit, Tapas Pal.

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