This is a coincidence. The two matches being played - Top team of Zone A (Gujarat) meets bottom team of Zone B (Tamil Nadu) and Top team and Zone B (Patna) meets bottom team of Zone A (Delhi). Wonder how that worked out.
Let’s check out the lineup for the two matches
Tamil Thalaivas - Squad strength: 25 (22 Indian, 3 Overseas)Defenders – C Arun, Amit Hooda, Sanket Chavan, Rajesh, Anil Kumar, Anil Kumar, Mugilan, Sanket Chavan, T. Prabhakaran, Vijin T., Vijay Kumar, Muruthu M, Darshan J
Raiders – Waleed Al Hasani, Dong Geon Lee, Bhavani Rajput, Ajay Thakur, M. Thivakaran, K. Prapanjan, Sombir, Vineet Sharma, Sarang Deshmukh
All Rounders – Prathap, Chan Sik Park, Sujit Maharana, Ananthkumar
Gujarat Fortune Giants - Squad strength: 18 (15 Indian, 3 Overseas)Defenders – Abozar Mighani, C Kalai Arasan, Fazel Atrachali, Vikas Kale, Manoj Kumar, Parvesh Bhainswal, Sunil Kumar
Raiders – Sukesh Hegde, Mahendra Rajput, Sachin, Amit Rathi, Dange Sultan, Pawan Kumar, Rakesh Narwal, Chandran Ranjit
All Rounders – Seong Ryeol Kim, Mahipal Narwal, Rohit Gulia
AR: D Pradap
DF: Abozar Mighani, Amit Hooda
RA: Sukesh Hegde, Ajay Thakur, Mahendra Rajput, Prapanjan K
Patna Pirates - Squad strength: 18 (16 Indian, 2 Overseas)Defenders – Vishal Mane, Sachin Shingade, Jaideep, Manish Kumar, Satish, Sandeep, Virender Singh
Raiders – Vijay, Monu Goyat, Pardeep Narwal, Md. Zakir Hossain, Vikas Jaglan, Vinod Kumar, Vishnu Uthaman, Jawahar
All Rounders – Mohammad Maghsoudlou, Parveen Birwal, Arvind Kumar
Dabang Delhi - Squad strength: 20 (18 Indian, 2 Overseas)
Defenders – Nilesh Shinde, Bajirao Hodage, Sunil, Viraj Vishnu Landge, Swapnil Shinde, Satpal
Raiders – Ravi Dalal, Abolfazl Maghsoudlou, Suraj Desai, Rohit Baliyan, Patil Anand, Suresu Kumar, Vipin Malik, Shubham Palkar
All Rounders – Tapas Pal, Vishal, Meraj Sheykh, Rupesh Tomar, Chetan S, Yatharth
AR: Meraj Sheykh
RA: Vinod Kumar, Rohit Baliyan, Abolfazi Maghsodiou, Pardeep Narwal, Monu Goyat
What do you think?
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