After stunning UMumba in the first eliminator, UP Yoddha proceed to take on Dabang Delhi in eliminator 3 in Kochi. The daunting display of defence from UP Yoddha helped them knock out UMumba where Nitesh Kumar returned 8 points and veteran cover defender Jeeva Kumar helped them outshine UMumba by a scoreline of 34-29. They also set a franchise record with 18 tackle points in their last match.
In the second eliminator, Dabang Delhi KC outclassed Bengal Warriors in Kochi where raider Naveen Kumar along with Chandran Ranjit returned 19 raid points.
Dabang Delhi finished their group stage with 11 wins, 9 losses and 2 draws while UP Yoddha were the last minute entrants in the playoffs with 8 wins, 10 losses and 4 ties. Both the teams have met once in the tournament where UP Yoddha outplayed Dabang Delhi by a narrow margin 36-38. Naveen scored 13 points while Chandran Ranjit scored 10 points. Rajesh Narwal scored 3 poinrs while Vishal Mane, Viraj Landge, Ravinder Pahal scored 1 point apiece. For Up Yoddha, Shrikant Jadhav scored 12 points, Prashant scored 11 points while Nitesh Kumar scored 4 points. Narender scored 3 points for UP Yoddha while Rohit Kumar Chaudhary pitched in with 2 points.
In the next match, the team which wins this header would proceed in qualifier 2.
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DEL vs UP Dream11 Team News
DEL vs UP Squads:
Joginder Singh Narwal(c),Tushar Balaram Bhoir, Anil Kumar, Sidharth, Chandran Ranjit, Satpal, Ravinder Pahal, Kamal Kishor Jat, Aman Kadian, Rajesh Narwal, Viraj Vishnu Langde, Sumit Kumar, Vishal, Yogesh Hooda, Pawan Kumar Kadian, Khomsan Thongkham, Shabeer Bappu, Meraj Sheykh, Tapas Pal, Vishal Mane, Naveen Kumar..
Rishank Devadiga(c), Nitin Mavi, Sagar B Krishna, Jeeva Kumar, Pankaj, Amit, Arkam Shaikh, Rohit Kumar Choudhary, Vishav Chaudhary, Prashanth Kumar Rai, Azad Singh, Narender, Seong Ryeol Kim, Nitesh Kumar, Bhanu Pratap Tomar, Shrikant Jadhav, Sulieman Kabir, Sachin Kumar.
DEL vs UP Dream 7- (Probable)
Naveen Kumar, Chandran Ranjit, Ravinder Pahal, Vishal, Joginder Narwal, Vishal Mane, Meraj Sheykh
Rishank Devadiga, Narender, Nitesh Kumar, Prashant Kumar Rai, Shrikant Jadhav, Amit, Jeeva Kumar
The defence of both the teams are strong so you can rely on defenders from either of the teams to bring you some points.
Considering the consistency of the teams, Ravinder Pahal, Jeeva Kumar and Nitesh are the right choices to pick as all these have scored for their respective teams. Nitesh Kumar had scored 8 points in the first eliminator while Jeeva Kumar returned a high 5 to help their team knockout UMumba in the last match.
Among all-rounders, you can pick Meraj Sheykh of Dabang Delhi or Narender of UP Yoddha as both the players are certain starters in the match and these players would help you gain more points.
Both the teams have star raiders too. For Dabang Delhi, Naveen and Chandran Ranjit have brought most of the raiding points while for UP Yoddha, Shrikant Jadhav and Prashanth Kumar Rai have done most of the scoring for the UP Yoddha.
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