PKL 2022-23 Teams and Players List of Pro Kabaddi Season 9

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PKL 2022-23 Teams and Players List

Get all the updates on PKL 2022-23 teams and players list of Pro Kabaddi League season 9.

Twelve PKL teams are also known as the PKL franchises. Pro Kabaddi’s season 1 was played in 2014 with a total of 8 teams. These 8 teams played the first 4 seasons of the Pro Kabaddi League (1-4) from 2014 to 2016. In PKL Season 5, four new teams were introduced making the total number of PKL teams twelve. These 12 teams played the other 4 seasons of the Pro Kabaddi (5-8) from 2017 to 2021-22. After that, no new team or franchise is introduced to the tournament.

Pro Kabaddi season 9 will entertain worldwide kabaddi fans from 7th October 2022 onwards. In the last season PKL season 8, Dabang won the PKL championship after defeating Patna Pirates by 37-36. Dabang Delhi will land in the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 as the defending champions.

PKL 2022-23 Teams, Coach, Captain, Sponsor, and Stadium

Before the start of every new season, almost every team change the captain, Coach, and sponsor while the others retained the old ones.

Following is the list of PKL 2022-23 teams captains, Coaches, sponsors, and stadiums:

Teams/ClubsCoachCaptainSponsorCity & StateStadium
Bengal WarriorsBC RameshManinder SinghWinZOKolkata, West BengalNetaji Indoor Stadium
Bengaluru BullsRandhir SinghPawan Kumar SherawatBKT Tyres, Abhi Paisa & MIBengaluru, KarnatakaKanteerava Indoor Stadium
Dabang Delhi K.C.Krishan Kumar HoodaJoginder NarwalJK Super CementDelhiThyagaraj Sports Complex
Gujarat GiantsManpreet SinghSunil KumarWinZOAhmedabad, GujaratEKA Arena
Haryana SteelersRakesh KumarVikash KandolaBorosilSonipat, HaryanaTau Devi Lal Stadium
Jaipur Pink PanthersSanjeev Kumar BaliyanDeepak Niwas HoodaAmbuja Cement & TYKAJaipur, RajasthanSawai Mansingh Indoor Stadium
Patna PiratesRam Mehar SinghPrashanth RaiBirla Gold, Premium Cement, 4U Sports & Golds GymPatna, BiharPatliputra Sports Complex
Puneri PaltanAnup KumarNitin TomarSchaeffler IndiaPune, MaharashtraShree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex
Tamil ThalaivasJ. Udayakumar Surjeet SinghLuminous Power TechnologiesChennai, TamilnaduJawaharlal Nehru Stadium
Telugu TitansGholamreza MazandaraniRohit KumarRadio City 91.1 FMHyderabad, TelanganaGachibowli Indoor Stadium
U MumbaSanjeev KumarFazel AtrachaliMitashi Edutainment Pvt. Ltd.Mumbai, MaharashtraSardar Vallabhbhai Patel Indoor Stadium
U.P. YoddhaJasvir SinghNitesh KumarABP NewsLucknow, Uttar PradeshShaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Sports Complex
PKL 2022-23 Teams, Coach, Captain, Sponsor, and Stadium

PKL 2022-23 Players List of Pro Kabaddi League 9

All the updates on the PKL 2022-23 players list of the Pro Kabaddi season 9 after the PKL Auction 2022 are as follows:

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Bengal Warriors 2022-23

Coach: BC Ramesh

Captain: Maninder Singh

Title Sponsor: WINZO

PKL 2022-23 players list of Bengal Warriors for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1Shrikant JadhavRaiderIndia
2Akash PikalmundeRaiderIndia
3Maninder SinghRaiderIndia
4Parshant KumarRaiderIndia
5R GuhanRaiderIndia
6Suyog Baban GaikarRaiderIndia
7Aslam Saja Mohamed ThambiRaiderSri Lanka
8Amit SheoranDefenderIndia
9Girish Maruti ErnakDefenderIndia
10Parveen SatpalDefenderIndia
11Sakthivel RDefenderIndia
12Shubham ShindeDefenderIndia
13Surender NadaDefenderIndia
14Soleiman PahlevaniDefenderIran
15Vaibhav Bhausaheb GarjeDefenderIndia
16Ajinkya Rohidas KapreAll-RounderIndia
17Ashish Kumar SangwanAll-RounderIndia
18Balaji DAll-RounderIndia
19Deepak Niwas HoodaAll-RounderIndia
20RohitAll RounderIndia
21Vinod KumarAll-RounderIndia
22Manoj Gowda K.All-RounderIndia
PKL 2022-23 Teams – Bengal Warriors 2022-23

Bengal Warriors is one of the most prominent and strong teams in the Pro Kabaddi League. Bengal Warriors won the title of PKL champions in 2019 after defeating Dabang Delhi. The squad of Bengal Warriors 2022-23 has a good defensive unit. Their strong defensive unit will give them a unique advantage.

Bengal Warriors raiding/attacking unit includes Maninder Singh, Rishank Devadiga, Sukesh Hegde, Ravindra Kumavat, Anand V, and Akash Pikalmunde.

Bengal Warrior’s defense will be maintained by Vishal Mane, Vijin Thangadurai, Amit Nirwal, Abozar Mighani, Darshan J, Sachin Vittala, Parveen Satpal, and Rohit Banne. Except for the strong raiding and defending unit, Bengal Warriors also bought some all-rounders which boosts their squad depth. Bengal Warriors look good to win the title of PKL 2022-23.

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Bengaluru Bulls 2022-23

Coach: Randhir Singh

Captain: Pawan Kumar Sherawat

Title Sponsor: BKT Tyres, Abhi Paisa & MI

PKL 2022-23 players list of Bengaluru Bulls for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1Harmanjit SinghRaiderIndia
2Neeraj NarwalRaiderIndia
3Vikash KhandolaRaiderIndia
4Lal Mohar YadavRaiderNepal
5Nageshor TharuRaiderNepal
6BharatRaiderIndia
7More G BRaiderIndia
8Sudhakar Krishant KadamDefenderIndia
9AmanDefenderIndia
10Mahender SinghDefenderIndia
11Mayur Jagannath KadamDefenderIndia
12RajneshDefenderIndia
13Rohit KumarDefenderIndia
14Saurabh NandalDefenderIndia
15Vinod Lachmayya NaikDefenderIndia
16Yash HoodaDefenderIndia
17Rahul KhatikAll-RounderIndia
18Sachin NarwalAll-RounderIndia
PKL 2022-23 Teams – Bengaluru Bulls 2022-23

Bengaluru Bulls is also one of the most successful teams in the Pro Kabaddi League. Bengaluru Bulls became the Pro Kabaddi Champions in season 6, played in 2018. The Bengaluru Bulls 2022-23 squad is a balanced one. Although, the team didn’t include any all-rounders the balanced squad of Bengaluru Bulls has a sufficient number of raiders and defenders.

The Bengaluru Bull’s attack will be handled by Pawan Sehrawat, Chandran Ranjit, Deepak Narwal, Abolfazl Maghsodlo, More GB, Dong Geon Lee, Naseeb, Rohit Singh, and Bharat. Pawan Sehrawat is a prolific raider in the tournament of the Pro Kabaddi League.

He has the potential to cover up the deficiency of the attacking/raiding unit. Bengaluru Bulls bought in Mahender Singh, Vikas, Jaideep, Ankit, Mohit Sehrawat, Saurabh Nandal, Mayur Kadam, Rohit Kumar, Aman, and Sachin as the defenders. Bengaluru Bulls are all set to step into the PKL 9.

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Dabang Delhi 2022-23

Coach: Krishan Kumar Hooda

Captain: Joginder Narwal

Title Sponsor: JK Super Cement

PKL 2022-23 players list of Dabang Delhi for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1Ashish NarwalRaiderIndia
2Ashu MalikRaiderIndia
3ManjeetRaiderIndia
4Naveen KumarRaiderIndia
5Suraj PanwarRaiderIndia
6AakashDefenderIndia
7Amit HoodaDefenderIndia
8Anil KumarDefenderIndia
9MonuDefenderIndia
10Ravi KumarDefenderIndia
11Sandeep Kumar DhullDefenderIndia
12VishalDefenderIndia
13Md. Liton AliDefenderBangladesh
14DipakDefenderIndia
15KrishanDefenderIndia
16VijayDefenderIndia
17Vinay KumarDefenderIndia
18Tejas Maruti PatilAll-RounderIndia
19Reza KatoulinezhadAll-RounderIran
20VijayAll-RounderIndia
PKL 2022-23 Teams – Dabang Delhi 2022-23

Dabang Delhi will be playing the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 as the defending champions. They won the PKL season 8 (2021-22) after defeating Patna Pirates in the final. Dabang Delhi 2022-23 squad is a strong one in both aspects of raiding and defending but their defensive unit is more substantial. The team also got its hands on some all-rounders which are going to increase the squad’s firepower.

Dabang Delhi’s raiding unit consists of Naveen Kumar, Neeraj Narwal, Emad Sedaghatnia, Sushant Sail, Manjeet, Ashu Malik, and Nitin Panwar. The great raiders of the Pro Kabaddi League are now a part of the Dabang Delhi which are Manjeet Chhillar, Naveen Kumar, and Nitin Panwar.

The all-rounders, Sandeep Narwal, Manjeet Chhillar, Vijay, and Balram add horsepower to the Dabang Delhi’s squad. Dabang Delhi has all the essential abilities to step into the PKL 2022-23.

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Gujarat Giants 2022-23

Coach: Manpreet Singh

Captain: Sunil Kumar

Title Sponsor: WINZO

PKL 2022-23 players list of Gujarat Giants for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1Chandran RanjitRaiderIndia
2Mahendra Ganesh RajputRaiderIndia
3Pardeep KumarRaiderIndia
4Purna SinghRaiderIndia
5SawinRaiderIndia
6Dong Geon LeeRaiderKorea
7Gaurav ChhikaraRaiderIndia
8Parteek DhaiyaRaiderIndia
9RakeshRaiderIndia
10SohitRaiderIndia
11SonuRaiderIndia
12Sonu SinghRaiderIndia
13Baldev SinghDefenderIndia
14KapilDefenderIndia
15ManujDefenderIndia
16Rinku NarwalDefenderIndia
17Sandeep KandolaDefenderIndia
18Sourav GuliaDefenderIndia
19Ujjval SinghDefenderIndia
20Vinod KumarDefenderIndia
21Young Chang KoDefenderKorea
22Arkam ShaikhAll-RounderIndia
23Shankar Bhimraj GadaiAll-RounderIndia
24Rohan SinghAll-RounderIndia
PKL 2022-23 Teams – Gujarat Giants 2022-23

Gujarat Giants is a strong team in the tournament of the Pro Kabaddi League. They became runner-up twice throughout the eight seasons of the PKL in seasons 5 and 6. Gujarat Giants have a powerful squad for PKL Season 9. Their raiding unit is more powerful instead of their defense.

They bought in the Iranian defender Soleiman Pahlevani along with experienced Iranian Kabaddi all-rounder Hadi Oshtorak. Both these players have the skills to turn the game upside down.

The strong attacking unit of Gujarat Giants 2022-23 consists of Mahendra Rajput, Rakesh Narwal, Ajay Kumar, Bhuvneshwar Gaur, Harmanjit Singh, Pardeep Kumar, Rathan K, Harshit Yadav, Maninder Singh, Rakesh, Sohit, and Sonu Singh. Gujarat Giants looks all set to play Pro Kabaddi Season 9.

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Haryana Steelers 2022-23

Coach: Rakesh Kumar

Captain: Vikash Kandola

Title Sponsor: Borosil

PKL 2022-23 players list of Haryana Steelers for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1K. PrapanjanRaiderIndia
2Lovepreet SinghRaiderIndia
3Manish GuliaRaiderIndia
4ManjeetRaiderIndia
5Rakesh NarwalRaiderIndia
6SushilRaiderIndia
7MeetuRaiderIndia
8VinayRaiderIndia
9Mohammad Esmaeil Maghsoudlou MahalliRaiderIran
10Joginder Singh NarwalDefenderIndia
11Amirhossein BastamiDefenderIran
12AnkitDefenderIndia
13HarshDefenderIndia
14JaideepDefenderIndia
15MohitDefenderIndia
16MonuDefenderIndia
17NaveenDefenderIndia
18SunnyDefenderIndia
19Nitin RawalAll-RounderIndia
PKL 2022-23 Teams – Haryana Steelers 2022-23

Haryana Steelers is not one of the successful teams in the Pro Kabaddi. They neither secure the PKL championship nor became runner-up throughout all the eight seasons of the tournament. When we talk about raiding and defending, the Haryana Steelers squad is balanced.

Despite getting raiders and defenders in the squad, Haryana Steelers also got some good all-rounders. All-rounders always give the team a great advantage. The raiding unit of Haryana Steelers includes Vikash Kandola, Vinay, Ashish, Mohammad Mahalli, Akshay, and Meetu while their defense contains Surender Nada, Ravi Kumar, Vijay Kumar, Jaideep, Rajesh Gurjar, Mohit, and Ankit.

All-rounders who are gonna boost the performance of Haryana Steeler’s 2022-23 squad are Shrikant Tewthia, Rohit Gulia, Vikash Jaglan, Ajay, and Hamid Nader. They are going to use the advantage of their squad’s depth in Pro Kabaddi 9.

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Jaipur Pink Panthers 2022-23

Coach: Sanjeev Kumar Baliyan

Captain: Deepak Niwas Hooda

Title Sponsor: Ambuja Cement & TYKA

PKL 2022-23 players list of Jaipur Pink Panthers for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1Ajith V KumarRaiderIndia
2Bhavani RajputRaiderIndia
3NavneetRaiderIndia
4Nitin PanwarRaiderIndia
5Rahul ChaudhariRaiderIndia
6Arjun DeshwalRaiderIndia
7DevankRaiderIndia
8Lucky SharmaDefenderIndia
9Nitin ChandelDefenderIndia
10Sunil KumarDefenderIndia
11Reza MirbagheriDefenderIran
12Woosan KODefenderKorea
13Abhishek KSDefenderIndia
14AnkushDefenderIndia
15AshishDefenderIndia
16DeepakDefenderIndia
17Sahul KumarDefenderIndia
18Rahul Gorakh DhanawadeAll-RounderIndia
PKL 2022-23 Teams – Jaipur Pink Panthers 2022-23

Jaipur Pink Panthers is the winner of Pro Kabaddi’s inaugural season. They also secure the title of runner-up in PKL season 4 (2016). Jaipur Pink Panthers always spend big money on building their squad. Jaipur Pink Panther got a steady and well-balanced squad for Pro Kabaddi Season 9.

The attack of Jaipur Pink Panthers 2022-23 will be handled by Amit Nagar, Amirhossein Mohammad Maleki, Arjun Deshwal, Naveen, Sushil Gulia, and Ashok. They also got a skilled Iranian raider Mohammad Nosarati. In the defensive unit, Jaipur Pink Panthers got a Malaysian defender Elavarasan.

Their defense will be managed by Dharmaraj Cheralathan, Sandeep Dhull, Vishal, Pavan TR, Sahul Kumar, and Deepak Singh. They got performance booster players in the form of all-rounders Deepak Hooda, Nitin Rawal, Brijendra Singh Choudhary, and Sachin Narwal. Jaipur Pink Panthers is on the way to finishing in the top teams of the PKL 2022-23.

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Patna Pirates 2022-23

Coach: Ram Mehar Singh

Captain: Prashanth Rai

Title Sponsor: DafaNews

PKL 2022-23 players list of Patna Pirates for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1Anand Surendra TomarRaiderIndia
2SachinRaiderIndia
3Sushil GuliaRaiderIndia
4Vishwas SRaiderIndia
5Anuj KumarRaiderIndia
6MonuRaiderIndia
7Ranjit Venkatramana NaikRaiderIndia
8RohitRaiderIndia
9Thiyagarajan YuvarajDefenderIndia
10Naveen SharmaDefenderIndia
11Neeraj KumarDefenderIndia
12Shivam ChaudhariDefenderIndia
13SunilDefenderIndia
14ManishDefenderIndia
15Abdul Insamam SAll-RounderIndia
16Rohit GuliaAll-RounderIndia
17Sagar KumarAll-RounderIndia
18Daniel Omondi OdhiamboAll-RounderKenya
19Mohammadreza Shadloui Chiyaneh (F)All-RounderIndia
20Sajin ChandrasekarAll-RounderIndia
PKL 2022-23 Teams – Patna Pirates 2022-23

Patna Pirates is the most successful and prominent team in the Pro Kabaddi League. They secured the PKL championship consecutively three times in a row which was PKL seasons 3, 4, and 5. They were also the runner-up of season 8. Patna Pirates used the balanced scouting approach to assemble their squad for the Pro Kabaddi season 9.

Patna Pirates have the best Kabaddi squad among all the teams in the PKL. The names from this best squad are Prashanth Kumar Rai, Selvamani K, Monu Goyat, Sachin, Monu, Guman Singh, Mohit, Rajveersinh Chavan, Rohit, Sandeep, Neeraj Kumar, Shubham Shinde, Sunil, Sourav Gulia, Manuj, Manish, Sunder, Sahil Mann, Mohammadreza Chiyaneh, Balaji D, and Sajin C.

Patna Pirates 2022-23 also signed the Kenyan Kabaddi player Daniel Odhiambo who is a great addition to the Patna Pirates squad. Patna Pirates is going to ProKabaddi League 9 to win the title once again.

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Puneri Paltan 2022-23

Coach: Anup Kumar

Captain: Nitin Tomar

Title Sponsor: INDIGO

PKL 2022-23 players list of Puneri Paltan for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1Aditya Tushar ShindeRaiderIndia
2Akash Santosh ShindeRaiderIndia
3Aslam Mustafa InamdarRaiderIndia
4Mohit GoyatRaiderIndia
5Pankaj MohiteRaiderIndia
6Shubham Nitin ShelkeRaiderIndia
7Abinesh NadarajanDefenderIndia
8Badal Taqdir SinghDefednerIndia
9Sanket SawantDefenderIndia
10SombirDefenderIndia
11Alankar Kaluram PatilDefenderIndia
12Balasaheb Shahaji JadhavDefenderIndia
13D MahindraprasadDefenderIndia
14Harsh Mahesh LadDefenderIndia
15Rakesh Bhalle RamDefenderIndia
16Fazel AtrachaliDefenderIran
17Mohammad Esmaeil NabibakhshAll-RounderIran
18Govind GurjarAll-RounderIndia
PKL 2022-23 Players List – Puneri Paltan 2022-23

Puneri Paltan is not a successful team but a prominent team in the game of kabaddi. They cleared the league stages and qualified in the eliminator rounds of the PKL seasons 3, 4, 5, and 8. Puneri Paltan 2022-23 assembled a defensive squad for PKL 2022-23.

The squad of Puneri Paltan has more defenders as compared to the raiders and a few all-rounders. They hired a Kenyan all-rounder Victor Obiero, who can give them some advantage in the performance boost.

The raiders in the Puneri Paltan squad are Nitin Tomar, Rahul Chaudhari, Pawan Kadian, Pankaj Mohite, Mohit Goyat, Vishwas S, Aslam Inamdar, Akash Shinde, and Shubham Shelke. Puneri Paltan also bought three all-rounders which are Subash E, Victor Obiero, and Govind Gurjar. Puneri Paltan looks good to win the Pro Kabaddi season 9.

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Tamil Thalaivas 2022-23

Coach: J. Udayakumar

Captain: Surjeet Singh

Title Sponsor: Pari Match News

PKL 2022-23 players list of Tamil Thalaivas for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1Pawan Kumar SehrawatRaiderIndia
2Ajinkya Ashok PawarRaiderIndia
3HimanshuRaiderIndia
4HimanshuRaiderIndia
5JatinRaiderIndia
6NarenderRaiderIndia
7AnkitDefenderIndia
8Arpit SarohaDefenderIndia
9Md. Arif RabbaniDefenderBangladesh
10AshishDefenderIndia
11HimanshuDefenderIndia
12M. AbishekDefenderIndia
13MohitDefenderIndia
14SagarDefenderIndia
15SahilDefenderIndia
16K. AbhimanyuAll-RounderIndia
17Visvanath V.All-RounderIndia
18Thanushan LaxmamohanAll-RounderSri Lanka
PKL 2022-23 Players List – Tamil Thalaivas 2022-23

Tamil Thalaivas never won the PKL title and they also never became the runner-up. They performed well only in PKL season 7. Tamil Thalaivas 2022-23 reshaped their squad with an equal number of raiders and defenders along with some all-rounders to boost the chances of victory in Pro Kabaddi Season 9.

Tamil Thalaivas signed the experienced foreigner kabaddi players Asiri Alawathge and Anwar Baba. All the other kabaddi players in their squad are the local Indian kabaddi players. Kabaddi fans around the world can expect some surprises in PKL 2022-23 due to the balanced PKL squad of the Tamil Thalaivas. 

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Telugu Titans 2022-23

Coach: Gholamreza Mazandarani

Captain: Rohit Kumar

Title Sponsor: Truke

PKL 2022-23 players list of Telugu Titans for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1Abhishek SinghRaiderIndia
2Aman KadianRaiderIndia
3Monu GoyatRaiderIndia
4Siddharth Sirish DesaiRaiderIndia
5Ankit BeniwalRaiderIndia
6VinayRaiderIndia
7RajnishRaiderIndia
8MohitDefenderIndia
9Mohit PahalDefenderIndia
10Muhammed Shihas SDefenderIndia
11NitinDefenderIndia
12Palla RamakrishnaDefenderIndia
13PrinceDefenderIndia
14Ravinder PahalDefenderIndia
15Surjeet SinghDefenderIndia
16Vijay KumarDefenderIndia
17Vishal BhardwajDefenderIndia
18Parvesh BhainswalDefenderIndia
19Adarsh TDefenderIndia
20K. HanumanthuAll-RounderIndia
21RavinderAll-RounderIndia
22Hamid Mirzaei NaderAll-RounderIran
23Mohsen Maghsoudlou JafariAll-RounderIran
PKL 2022-23 Players List – Telugu titans 2022-23

Telugu Titans remained unsuccessful in winning any title in the Pro Kabaddi League. They also failed to be the runner-up in any season of the tournament. Their performance in the PKL seasons 2 and 4 are their best performances.

Telugu Titans 2022-23 gives more importance to the defense instead of attack. They spend their money to build a defensive squad. Telugu Titans 2022-23 squad consists of eight raiders and twelve defenders. They didn’t buy any all-rounder. Instead of an under-power squad, Telugu Titans is ready to land in PKL 2022-23.

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U Mumba 2022-23

Coach: Sanjeev Kumar

Captain: Fazel Atrachali

Title Sponsor: SANSUI

PKL 2022-23 players list of U Mumba for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1AnkushRaiderIndia
2AshishRaiderIndia
3Guman SinghRaiderIndia
4Jai BhagwanRaiderIndia
5Heidarali EkramiRaiderIran
6KamleshRaiderIndia
7Pranay Vinay RaneRaiderIndia
8RupeshRaiderIndia
9SachinRaiderIndia
10ShivamRaiderIndia
11PrinceDefenderIndia
12RahulDefenderIndia
13RinkuDefenderIndia
14Shivansh ThakurDefenderIndia
15Harendra KumarDefenderIndia
16Kiran Laxman MagarDefenderIndia
17MohitDefenderIndia
18SatywanDefenderIndia
19Surinder SinghDefenderIndia
20Gholamabbas KoroukiAll-RounderIran
PKL 2022-23 Players List – U Mumba 2022-23

U Mumba became the PKL champions in PKL season 2 (2015). They also became the runner-up in the 3rd season of the Pro Kabaddi League. The team of U Mumba formed a well-balanced squad to step in the Pro Kabaddi season 9. U Mumba 2022-23 squad includes seven raiders, eight defenders, and four all-rounders.

They also include two foreign kabaddi players Fazel Atrachali and Mohsen Maghsoudlou in the squad who are Iranian kabaddi players. This Kabaddi team of U Mumba looks good to finish in the top four teams of PKL 2022-23.

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UP Yoddha 2022-23

Coach: Jasvir Singh

Captain: Nitesh Kumar

Title Sponsor: ABP News

PKL 2022-23 players list of UP Yoddha for the Pro Kabaddi Season 9 are as follows:

No.PlayersPositionNationality
1Gulveer SinghRaiderIndia
2Nitin TomarRaiderIndia
3Pardeep NarwalRaiderIndia
4Rathan KRaiderIndia
5James Namaba KamwetiRaiderKenya
6AmanRaiderIndia
7Anil KumarRaiderIndia
8Durgesh KumarRaiderIndia
9MahipalRaiderIndia
10Rohit TomarRaiderIndia
11Surender GillRaiderIndia
12Shubham KumarDefenderIndia
13SumitDefenderIndia
14Abozar Mohajer MighaniDefenderIran
15Ashu SinghDefenderIndia
16Nitesh KumarDefenderIndia
17JaideepDefenderIndia
18Babu MurugasanDefenderIndia
19GurdeepAll-RounderIndia
20Nehal B Sawal DesaiAll-RounderIndia
21Nitin PanwarAll-RounderIndia
PKL 2022-23 Players List – UP Yoddha 2022-23

UP Yoddha 2022-23 squad comprises ten raiders, six defenders, and three all-rounders. The team spends money to recreate an attacking squad. Their defensive unit is also not bad because they also got some all-rounders.

They signed Iranian kabaddi player Mohammad Taghi Paein Mahali and Kenyan kabaddi player James Kamweti. UP Yoddha’s performance in PKL seasons 5, 6, 7, and 8 was great. They cleared league stages and qualified for the playoffs in these seasons of the tournament. The team of UP Yoddha is confident to win PKL 2022-23.

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