Pro Kabaddi League 2023: Top Five All-Rounders to Watch in PKL Season 10
As the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) gears up for its highly anticipated 10th season, fans are eagerly awaiting the electrifying action set to kick off on December 2. With matches hosted in each team's home ground, the 10th season promises an extra thrill, allowing fans from 12 cities to witness live kabaddi action.
While raiders and defenders take center stage, the role of all-rounders is crucial in the PKL. This season boasts a lineup of talented all-rounders, versatile players expected to make significant contributions to their respective teams.
Top 5 All-Rounders to Watch Out For in PKL Season 10
1. Parteek Dahiya - Gujarat Giants
Parteek Dahiya emerges as a standout all-rounder for the Gujarat Giants, delivering an outstanding performance in the 9th season. With 183 points in 19 matches, he was the highest-scoring raider for the team. His pivotal contributions make him a player to watch, and Gujarat Giants have high expectations for his performance in PKL 10.
2. Rohit Gulia - Gujarat Giants
An emerging all-rounder with significant potential, Rohit Gulia, previously with the Patna Pirates, now captains the Gujarat Giants. His commendable performance in the 9th season, amassing 148 points in 19 matches, caught the attention of the Giants, making him a valuable addition. With the potential to excel in both raiding and defending, Rohit Gulia is poised to be a key player for the team.
3. Vijay Malik - UP Yoddhas
Vijay Malik, now part of the UP Yoddhas team, showcased maturity and significant contributions during the 9th season with Dabang Delhi. His 82 points in 11 matches played a crucial role in helping his team secure the title. Now playing alongside renowned raider Pardeep Narwal, Vijay Malik forms a potentially dangerous combination. His exceptional assist skills make him a player to watch in PKL 10.
4. Nitin Rawal - Bengal Warriors
After playing for Jaipur Pink Panthers and Haryana Steelers, Nitin Rawal joins the Bengal Warriors for the 10th season. Despite a comparatively lower score of 44 points in 22 matches last season, Nitin Rawal's extensive experience in the PKL and his selection as an all-rounder for the Indian team in the Asian Games makes him a seasoned player to watch.
5. Mohammad Nabibakhsh - Gujarat Giants
An all-rounder of exceptional caliber, Mohammad Nabibakhsh, is a standout player for the Gujarat Giants. With prowess in both raiding and defense, he played a pivotal role in Bengal Warriors clinching the title in the 7th season. Nabibakhsh's ability to prevent the team from being 'all out' and his expertise in 'super tackle' set him apart. His leadership skills further enhance his value, making him a player to watch in PKL 10.
As PKL 10 unfolds, these all-rounders are poised to make a significant impact, adding an extra layer of excitement to the league's monumental season.