Puneri Paltan is a Kabaddi team, owned by Insurekot Sports Pvt. Ltd., a Mumbai-based firm, representing the city of Pune, Maharashtra in the Pro Kabaddi League. Its home ground is located in Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Pune. Puneri Paltan are one of the founding members of the Pro Kabaddi League with a relatively low success rate after finishing rock bottom in the first two seasons-2014 and 2015. The 2016(January) season saw the Paltan learn from their mistakes as they made it to the playoffs for the first time ever before eventually finishing third. With a huge numbers of ups and downs in the team they narrowly missed out on the playoffs in the 2016(June) season but earned a playoff spot in the following 2017 season. In the Pro Kabaddi season 6 the team experienced another dip in form as they failed to qualify for the playoffs. Insurekot Sports Pvt. Ltd., ventured into the Kabaddi arena with the purchase of the Pro Kabaddi League’s Pune franchise – Puneri Paltan. The firm looks forward to creating awareness around Kabaddi’s rich heritage in the country thereby promoting the sport pan India.
Head Coach: Anup Kumar