Puneri Paltan will be locking horns with Haryana Steelers for the 85th match of the Pro Kabaddi League on 28 November 2018 in Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Pune.
Both the teams will be up against each other for the third time in this edition of the Pro Kabaddi league and this time around Haryana Steelers would look forward to getting third-time lucky after suffering humiliation in previous two encounters. With 5 wins in 15 matches, Haryana Steelers are sitting at the fifth position with 31 points while with 6 wins in 16 matches, Puneri Paltan are seated at 3rd position with 42 points.
Haryana Steelers are coming off a resounding victory against Dabang Delhi by a scoreline of 34-27 while Puneri Paltan managed a draw against Jaipur Pink Panthers.
Vikas Khandola scored 9 points for the team while Naveen scored 5 points followed by Sachin Shingade who returned 4 points.
For Puneri Paltan, Girish Maruti Ernak scored 6 points while More GB and Deepak Kumar Dahiya scored 5 points each. Monu scored 4 points for the team in their last match. The last time when Steelers met Puneri Paltan, Khandola scored 11 points while Monu Goyat scored 8 points. For Puneri Paltan, it was Nitin Tomar who returned a Super 10 followed by Akshay Jadhav and Rajesh Mondal 7 points each for the winning cause. The tale was similar when they met for the first time as well as Nitin Tomar had single-handedly won the game for the Puneri Paltan.
However, Haryana Steelers might have an advantage this time as Puneri Paltan’s ace raider Nitin Tomar is out of action due to injury.
Let us look at the PUN vs HAR, Probable 7 and PUN vs HAR Dream11 Prediction;
PUN vs HAR Dream11 Team News
PUN vs HAR Squads:
Girish Maruti Ernak(c), Rinku Narwal, Sandeep Narwal, Parvesh, Lal Mohar Yadav, Nitin Tomar, Monu, GB More, Deepak Kumar Dahiya, Akshay Jadhav, Takamitsu Kono, Bajrang, Sanjay Shrestha, Ravi Kumar, Vikash Khatri, Rajesh Mondal, Amit Kumar, Vinod Kumar.
Monu Goyat(c), Vikas Khandola, Sachin Shingade, Wazir Singh, Parveen, Mayur Shivtarkar, Mohammad Zakir Hossain, Bhuvneshwar Gaur, Patrick Nzau Muvai, Sudhanshu Tyagi, Vikas, Arun Kumar, Naveen, Amit Singh, Sunil, Prateek, Kuldeep Singh, Anand Surendra Tomar.
PUN vs HAR Dream 7- (Probable)
Girish Maruti Ernak, More GB, Deepak Kumar Dahiya, Monu, Sandeep Narwal, Ravi Kumar
Vikas Khandola, Naveen, Sachin Shingade, Monu Goyat, Kuldeep Singh, Sunil, Mayur Shivtarkar
Vikas Khandola and Naveen can be picked as raiders of your fantasy team. Vikas Khandola has been prime form this season and he has scored 127 points in 15 matches. Naveen can be picked as the second raider of your team who has amassed 76 points in 14 matches with an average of 4.5 raids per match.
Among all-rounders, you can Monu who has been one of the most consistent performers for the Puneri Paltan. His raid strike rate stands 30 per cent while his tackle strike rate stands at 38.09 per cent. Thus he can be considered as the preferred choice among all-rounders.
Among defenders, you can pick Girish Maruti Ernak, Sachin Shingade, Sunil and Kuldeep who have taken the charge of strengthening the defence department of their respective teams.
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