Bengal Warriors square off against the Tamil Thalaivas in the single header in the 5th day of Delhi leg at Thyagaraj Sports Complex, Delhi as a part of PKL 2019.
The second spot in the points table is up for grabs as the Bengal Warriors would be keen on rectifying their errors from their recent match against the Haryana Steelers. Tamil Thalaivas will be desperate for a win after a winless outing in the leg of Chennai.
Maninder Singh has 83 points so far in the ten matches which have been played, leading his team to be one of the most consistent sides this season. K Prapanjan has 64 raid points to his name while the Esmaeil Nabibakhsh has played his part in both the defense and offense this idea. This raiding will even be up against an experienced defense of the Thalaivas.
‘Showman’ Rahul Chaudhari is the top scorer for Tamil Thalaivas with 64 raid points so far. Skipper Ajay Thakur will aim to provide decent support to Rahul in the raiding. V Ajith Kumar will play his part as the third raider for the team. Tamil Thalaivas stands at 10th in the most raid points this season.
Both corner defender Baldev Singh and the Rinku Narwal have 26 tackle points each in the matches often. Along with the experienced with the veteran in the Jeeva Kumar who has been scoring crucial tackle points this season, Bengal defense has worked as a unit, Viijin might even get a game in the replacement for the Viraj Vishnu Langde.
Time and Date: 7:30 PM IST (29th August 2019)
Venue: Thyagaraj Sports Complex, Delhi
Live Streaming: Star Sports