Puneri Paltan Predicted 7: The schedule of Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 is out and Puneri Paltan are set to start their campaign on 22nd July against the Haryana Steelers. Surjeet Singh is captaining this team.
Performance in Pro Kabaddi Season 6
The team finished 4th in Zone A, just missing out on the play-off spot.
Puneri Paltan has retained the core and added some fresh faces to the fore.
Predicted 7 of Puneri Paltan
Surjeet Singh (Right Cover)-
Captain Surjeet Singh, with his experience in Pro Kabaddi League, will add steel to the Puneri Paltan defense and would provide good cover for the rather inexperienced right corner defender Shubham.
He has played 73 matches and scored 215 tackle points at a successful tackle percentage of 41.86.
Nitin Tomar (Center)-
Making his debut in Pro Kabaddi Season 3, Nitin Tomar has fast become one of the top raiders in the league. He will be the prime raider in the Puneri Paltan side. He has scored 377 raid points in 53 matches, including 13 Super 10s in Pro Kabaddi League thus far.
Manjeet (Left In)-
Manjeet is one of the best young raiders in Pro Kabaddi League and can rise to prominence in Pro Kabaddi Season 7. He scored 87 points in 22 matches, which included an 8 raid point debut, which had a huge impact on the game.
Shubham Shinde (Right Corner)-
Shubham Shinde is one of the younger defenders of this team but has proved to be reliable. He made his debut in Pro Kabaddi Season 6 and was rewarded with retention by the Puneri Paltan.
Darshan Kadian (Right In)-
Bought for 20 lakhs, Darshan Kadian will be a part of the Paltans for the first time ever and will play as a support raider to Nitin Tomar. He has some experience of Pro Kabaddi, having played 18 matches and scoring 33 raid points.
Jadhav Balasaheb Shahaji (Left Cover)-
Jadhav Balasaheb Shahaji is a left cover defender and will be making his debut in Pro Kabaddi Season 7. He and the team would be hoping for a good performance given the importance of the position.
Girish Ernak (Left Corner)-
Girish Ernak has played every season of Pro Kabaddi League so far and has emerged as one of the top defenders the league has seen. Ernak has played 79 matches, scoring 228 tackle points, which are good numbers, proving his credentials.