PKL 8, Match 87: Bengaluru Bulls Vs UP Yoddha Preview

It is the last day of week six in Pro Kabaddi League season eight. PKL 6 champions Bengaluru Bulls will be up against UP Yoddha. The last time when these two teams played against each other in PKL 8, match was won by UP Yoddha.

Team Analysis:

Bengaluru Bulls

The team lost their match against Tamil Thalaivas. Skipper Pawan Kumar Sehrawat is leading team’s offense from the front. He is getting the support of Chandran Ranjit & Bharat. The defense of Vice-captain Mahender Singh, Aman, Saurabh Nandal & Mohit Sehrawat needs to defend the team.

UP Yoddha

The team lost their match against Puneri Paltan. Pardeep Narwal, Shrikant Jadhav & Surender Gill are playing very well. Their defense except skipper Nitesh Kumar & Sumit is not stable. Rest of the defenders will have to up their performance.

Key Battle

Pawan Kumar Sehrawat Vs Nitesh Kumar

Bengaluru skipper Pawan is the team’s top raider. He is leading the team’s offense from the front. UP captain Nitesh Kumar will be there to tackle him. This captain’s battle will be exciting.

Key Players

Saurabh Nandal, Bengaluru Bulls

He is team’s top defender. He is leading the team defense from the front.

Surender Gill, UP Yoddha

As a secondary raider he is picking good points. Team will be hoping him to play well.

Match Prediction

Bengaluru Bulls might win the match

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.


Bengaluru Bulls

Pawan Sehrawat (Captain), Abolfazl Maghsodloumahali, Chandran Ranjit, Deepak Narwal, Dong Geon Lee, More GB, Naseeb, Rohit Sangwan, Mayur Kadam, Mohit Sehrawat, Mahender Singh, Aman, Saurabh Nandal, Amit Sheoran, Ankit, Vikas.

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