Note – List is changing daily you will see new players in the list daily
Vivo Pro Kabaddi League season 8 has started on 22 December 2021. Due to such COVID conditions, this League stopped for 2 years. But now this League takes new mode & finally, season 8 has started. The season promises to bring back electrifying Kabaddi action to the mat with all 12 teams keeping their eyes firmly fixed on the prestigious trophy.
Defenders are often found hunting in pairs on the mat as timely coordination between them can take down raiders of any calibre/ potential. So, teams look for quality defenders so that they can show their talents and can defeat anyone.
In this article, we took a look at the top 5 best defenders of PKL 8 and the names are:-
1) Sandeep Narwal 2) Ravinder Pahal
3) Nitesh Kumar 4) Rinku narwal
5) Girish Maruti Ernak
Let’s throw light on their stats~~~
1* Sandeep Narwal- He is one of the well-known names in Indian Kabaddi. His performance in previous seasons is mind-blowing. Currently, he is playing for the team, Dabang Delhi K.C. In this season 8, he overall played 5 matches in which he earned 10 points. His raid strike rate is 20% and tackle strike rate is 45%
2* Ravinder Pahal- He is a veteran Right Corner Defender from Sonepat in Haryana. Currently, he is playing for team Gujarat Fortune Giants. In this season he overall played 5 matches and earned 9 points in which his tackle strike rate. His overall performance is also awesome. he played 117 matches and earned 349 matches. his not out % is 86.21 %.
3* Nitesh Kumar– He is an Indian Kabaddi player who currently plays for U.P. Yoddha in VIVO Pro Kabaddi League season 8. He played 5 total matches in which he earned 8 points. His tackle strike rate is 36%. His overall performance is also amazing. He played overall 72 matches & earned 232 total points. He’s not out % is 70%. His average successful tackles per match are 3.19
4* Rinku Narwal- He is an Indian Kabaddi player who plays as a defender. Currently, he is representing Bengal Warriors. In the ongoing season, he played 3 total matches and gained 5 points. His tackle strike rate is 33%. He played 54 total matches and earned 112 total points. He’s not out % is 89.47%. His average successful tackles per match are 2.04. His tackle success rate % is 43%.
5* Girish Maruti Ernak- He is an Indian Kabaddi player who plays in the national Kabaddi franchise League, the Pro Kabaddi League. He is playing for team Gujarat Fortune Giants. He played 4 total matches and earned 12 points. His tackle strike rate was 46%. He played overall 110 matches and earned 284 points. He’s not out % is mind-blowing and which is 91.18%. His total tackles are 596 & total tackle points are 274. His average successful tackles per match are 2.49. his tackle success rate % is 44%.