The eighth season of the Pro Kabaddi League will begin on December 22 and behind locked doors of the Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Centre, following a two-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic. On the first four days, fans will receive triple headers. The League’s ‘Southern Derby’ will then take centre stage in the second match, with Telugu Titans facing Tamil Thalaivas. Throughout the league’s existence, the triple-headers will be held only on Saturdays, beginning at 7:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m., and 9:30 p.m., respectively. To ensure the health and safety of participants during COVID times, the organizers have transformed the entire venue at Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Centre into an integrated and secure bio-bubble. All twelve teams will stay and play at the same location.
Telugu Titans vs. Tamil Thalaivas Live Coverage:
Season 8 of the Pro Kabaddi League will begin on December 22nd, 2021. On the Star Sports network and Disney+ Hotstar, fans can now watch their favourite kabaddi stars compete LIVE. The multi-city setting is being stayed away from for the eighth period of PKL 2021 due to the COVID-19 limitation.
The Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel and Convention Center will organize all Pro Kabaddi League 2021 Season 8 league matches without any people participating.
Government-mandated COVID-19 insurance rules will likewise be followed, and specific offices have been utilized for wellbeing and upholding the essential cleanliness all through the association. A biosecure air pocket will be maintained throughout the season, and extensive testing will be performed to ensure the highest level of safety.
Starting 7 Predictions of Telugu Titans:
Telugu Titans have been a Pro Kabaddi League franchise since 2014. The Titans are based in Hyderabad and Vizag and are currently coached by Jagadish Kumble and captained by new Titans Rohit Kumar (also known as Akki), who was a winning captain with Bengaluru Bulls in PKL Season 6. Telugu Titans, like all other teams, has added some new players to their squad and has begun their hard training camp, so let’s take a look at the final squad of Telugu Titans and analyze the most likely Starting 7 of Telugu Titans for PKL Season 8.
Siddharth Dessai – Centre
Siddharth Dessai was the most expensive player in the League Auction the season prior and the second most expensive player this season. Siddharth Desai scored 15 raid points in his debut match for U Mumba and was the best raider for his team. In the same season, he went on to become the fastest player to reach 50 raid points at the time. His speed allows him to grab defenders off guard with the Running Hand Touch. His height is also advantageous to him when raiding. Sidharth Dessai holds a number of records and will be the main raider for Telugu Titans in PKL Season 8 at the centre position.
Rohit Kumar – Right In
Rohit Kumar established himself as a star entertainer in his debut Season 3 for Patna Pirates, in Season 5 he scored 32 points and became the first player in the history of the favourable Kabaddi League to score 30 points in a single season, he is now a member of Telugu Titans and plays as a help marauder and leads the Telugu Titans.
Rakesh Gowda – Left In
Rakesh Gowda, the only raider retained by Telugu Titans prior to the player auction, will be the third raider and play at left in position for Telugu Titans in PKL Season 8.
Surender Singh – Right Cover
Surender Singh is one of the most dangerous and vibrant defenders in the history of the pro-Kabaddi League, with a signature move of dash only a defender who scores 62 tackle points at the right Cover position. Surender Singh is a Telugu Titans cover player in PKL Season 8.
- Arun – Left Cover
- Arun, one of Telugu Titans’ most seasoned defenders, who has been a part of the pro-Kabaddi League since PKL Season 2, plays at Left Cover for Telugu Titans in PKL Season 8.
Ruturaj Koravi – Right Cover
Ruturaj Koravi, who has only played two seasons for Gujarat Giants, is now a member of the Telugu Titans platoon at the Right Corner position in PKL Season 8.
Sandeep Kandola – Left Cover
Sandeep Kandola, who made his Pro Kabaddi League debut in Season 2 at the age of 18 and went on to become the league’s second top defender and emerging player, will not be a part of the league for the next five seasons and will play left corner for Telugu Titans in PKL Season 8.
Aside from these seven starters, the Telugu Titans will field the following players as substitutes in PKL Season 8: Ankit Beniwal, Rajnish, Hyunsun Park, G Raju, and Amit Chauhan as raiders, Manish, Abe Tetsuru, Prince, Adarsh T, Muhammad Shihas, and Palla Ramakrishnan as defenders, and Akash Dattu Arshul, Akash Chaudhary, and
Telugu Titans vs. Tamil Thalaivas starting 7
Telugu Titans Team Squad:
Raiders- Mula Siva Ganesh Reddy, Rakesh Gowda, Amit Kumar, Gurvinder Singh, Suraj Desai, Siddharth Sirish Desai, Ankit Beniwal, Kamal Singh, Rajnish, and Abozar Mighani are among those who have contributed.
Defending players include Vishal Bhardwaj, C. Arun, Krushna Madane, Manish, and Akash Choudhary.
All-rounders include Dewitt Jennings, Armaan, and Farhad Rahimi Milaghardan.
Team Information for the Telugu Titans:
Captain of Telugu Titans – Rohit Kumar
The coach of the Telugu Titans – Jagdish Kumble.
Stadium – Telugu Titans is a Kabaddi team from Hyderabad that plays its home games at Rajiv Gandhi Indoor Stadium.
The team’s colours are yellow and black, and the owner is Veera Sports.
In the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL), Tamil Thalaivas have always had a great squad, but they also have finished last in all of their seasons so far.
The Chennai-based franchise has joined the Pro Kabaddi League ahead of the league’s fifth season. During the previous three seasons, the Thalaivas finalized big names like Ajay Thakur, Jasvir Singh, Amit Hooda, Rahul Chaudhari, Mohit Chillar, Manjeet Chillar, Shabeer Bappu, and others, but they failed to live up to expectations.
Tamil Thalaivas released the majority of their key players ahead of the PKL Auction 2021. At the auction, they attempted to assemble a new squad, and on paper, they appear to be one of the strongest Pro Kabaddi teams this season.
Starting 7 Predictions of Tamil Thalaivas:
K Prapanjan- Centre
K Prapanjan, a Tamil raider, was selected for his home team Tamil Thalaivas for the first time after performing admirably for Bengal Warriors last season. He will be the primary raider for Tamil in PKL season 8.
Right in – Manjeet
Manjeet Dahiya, a long slim raider, made his pro kabaddi league debut with the Patna Pirates, managed to score 8 points, three points less his captain, and also did well the season prior, scoring 155 points. Manjeet Dahiya also demonstrated his abilities in the 69th Senior Nationals, and he will now play right-back for the Tamil Thalaivas in the PKL Season 8 competition; he likewise gets information and comprehension in plunging thigh stand firm on at right in the situation.
Left in – Athul MS
Athul Ms made his pro kabaddi league debut in Season 4, but he has been a valuable asset to the teams for which he has played since Season 6. He was a bonus and running hand touch specialist, and he will play at left in position for Tamil Thalaivas. Season 8 of pkl.
Right Cover – Surjeet Singh
Surjeet Singh, the captain of the Tamil Thalaivas, was the most important Cover defender in Season 7 with 63 tackle focuses, and he had the joint-most High 5s among all defenders in Season 5. In Pkl Season 8, he will currently play at the right cover for Tamil Thalaivas.
Left Cover – M Abhisekh
M Abhisekh was retained by Tamil prior to the PKL auction. He is primarily a right-to-cover defender, but we saw him with Surjeet Singh at the left cover position in the pre-seasons camp and he is also suitable on the left cover, so we may see M Abhisekh play at the left cover position for Tamil Thalaivas in PKL season 8.
Right Corner – Sagar
Right corner defender Sagar made his pro kabaddi debut in season 7 in the Tamil team and scored heavily in a few matches while also serving as the match’s defender, so Sagar is likely to start at the right corner for the Tamil Thalaivas in the pkl season 8.
Left Corner – Sagar B Krishna
Sagar B Krishna has played very few matches for Puneri Paltan in the last two seasons. This season, he is a member of Tamil Thalaivas and will play in the left corner for Tamil in the PKL season 8.
Apart from these seven starters, Tamil Thalaivas has gems Bhavani Rajput, Ajinkya Pawar, and Himanshu as attacking names, and Himanshu, Mohammad Tuhin Tarafdeer, Sahil, Mohit, Ashish, and Sahil Gulia as defending names, as well as some powerful all-rounders Anwar Saheed Baba, Sourabh Patil, and Santhapanselvam as defending names.
Tamil Thalaivas Team Squad:
Raider – Ajinkya Pawar, Athul Ms, Bhavani Rajput, K.Prapanjan, Manjeet, Himanshu
Defender – M.Abhishek, Surjeet Singh, Sahil, Mohammad Tuhin Tarafder, Aashish, Mohit, Santha panaselvam
All– Rounders includes – Anwar Baba, Sagar Krishna, Sourabh Tanaji Patil
Team Information for the Tamil Thalaivas:
- Tamil Thalaivas signed ace defender PO Surjeet Singh, the captain, for Rs 75 lakh and selected a young squad for the PKL-8 season.
- The Tamil Thalaivas is owned by Magnum Sports Ventures Pvt Ltd.
- The Tamil Thalaivas’ jersey colours are Dark Blue and Sky Blue.
J Udaya Kumar has been appointed head coach of the Tamil Thalaivas for the Pro Kabaddi League’s eighth season