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PKL 2018 Patna Pirates squad: Can Pradeep Narwal better his own record?

Pradeep Narwal has a mammoth 369 raid points to his name; he topped the charts in the previous season of the Pro Kabaddi League

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Patna Pirates squad in PKL 2018
Pradeep Narwal: Photo: @PatnaPirates

Patna Pirates, the Pro Kabaddi League franchise owned by Rajesh V Shah, is the most successful franchise of Pro Kabaddi League. They have managed to hold the champions title in the past 3 seasons. Patna Pirates are led by star raider Pradeep Narwal and coached by Ram Mehar Singh, one of the best in business. The final match of the previous season, the most-watched non-cricket event on television, saw Patna Pirates ending up on the winners' podium. This match was viewed by 26.2 million people. Patna Pirates have 6 raiders, 5 defenders and 7 all-rounders. Pradeep Narwal has a mammoth 369 raid points to his name, and he topped the charts in the previous edition of PKL. Deepak Narwal, who scored 87 points in 16 matches playing for Bengal Warriors in season five, has been bought by Pirates this time for Rs 5.7 million and is expected to play a supporting role to Pradeep Narwal. Other raiders in the squad are Tushar Patil, Surender Singh, Vikas Jaglan, and Manjeet. Tushar played for Jaipur in season five and made his presence felt with his performance.

Here is Patna Pirates squad for PKL 2018:

Player Name Defender/All rounder/Raider
Deepak Narwal Raider
Manjeet Raider
Pardeep Narwal Raider
Surender Singh Raider
Tushar Patil Raider
Vikas Jaglan Raider
Manish Defender, right cover
Vikas Kale Defender, right cover
Ravinder Kumar Defender, right corner
Jaideep Defender, left corner
Vijay Kumar Defender, left corner
Arvind Kumar All rounder
Hyunil Park All rounder
Jawahar Dagar All rounder
Kuldeep Singh All rounder
Parveen Birwal All rounder
Tae Deok Eom All rounder
Vijay All rounder

First Published: Tue, October 02 2018. 07:18 IST