The Telugu Titans have named defender Ravinder Pahal as their new captain for the upcoming Pro Kabaddi 2022 season. Pahal was one of many new gamers signed by the Titans at this yr’s PKL public sale.
The Titans had a horrible season eight, the place they completed final within the PKL factors desk, registering only one win. Rohit Kumar and Siddharth Desai had been members of the administration group final season.
Whereas the Telugu Titans nonetheless have Siddharth Desai within the staff, they’ve opted at hand over the reins of the staff to Ravinder Pahal. Saying their new captain forward of PKL 9, the Titans wrote on Instagram:
“Meeru anukunnadhi correct boss. Ravinder Pahal, AKA THE HAWK, is the captain of Telugu Titans this season.”
Pahal is among the most profitable defenders in Pro Kabaddi League historical past. Enjoying in the appropriate nook, he scored 338 deal with factors in 120 matches. His common profitable tackles per recreation is 2.82, whereas his success fee is 45%.
Followers should word that Pahal has recorded 23 Excessive 5s in his PKL profession to date. Nicknamed “The Hawk”, he additionally executed 19 tremendous tackles.
Can Ravinder Pahal lead the Telugu Titans to their first ever PKL Championship?
Pahal has a ton of PKL expertise underneath his belt, having been a part of the competitors for the reason that inaugural season. He was probably the most profitable defender in season two, however he did not have an ideal outing final season with the Gujarat Giants.
On account of health points, Pahal was solely capable of play eight video games for the Ahmedabad-based franchise, scoring 12 factors. Will probably be attention-grabbing to see if he can keep match all through the 2022 Pro Kabaddi season and lead the Telugu Titans to their maiden championship.
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