featurekabaddia month ago

PKL 2019 | Chances of claiming title – Haryana Steelers

With two of their main raiders – Vikash Kandola and Prashanth Rai – injured during the initial stage of the tournament, Haryana Steelers failed to have an impact during the first few games. However, with the return of Kandola and Rai from their injuries, Haryana are a completely different side.
Chiranjibi Pati
newskabaddia month ago

PKL 2019 | Players were switched off in second half as it was our last league game, says Rakesh Kumar

Haryana Steelers coach Rakesh Kumar has stated that the Haryana players were seemingly off in the second half as it was their last league game. He also talked about how the defence still needs a little fine-tuning and about the break before the playoffs which will be helpful for them.
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newskabaddia month ago

PKL 2019 | We'll play our last league match with full intensity, says Prashanth Kumar Rai

Prashanth Kumar Rai has said that Haryana Steelers will play their last league match of the season against U Mumba with full intensity on Thursday. The Steelers have already made it to the playoffs and are currently placed at the third spot on the table with 70 points from 21 games so far.
Press Release
newskabaddia month ago

PKL 2019 | Whatever new players we had, we wanted to give them a chance, says Jagdish Kumble

Telugu Titans assistant coach Jagdish Kumble has revealed the reason behind going into the last two matches without Abozar Mighani and Vishal Bhardwaj. Kumble has mentioned that the corner combination didn’t click in many matches so the management decided to give new players a chance.
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newskabaddia month ago

PKL 2019 | We need to regroup and assess this performance, says Rakesh Kumar

After the huge defeat against Bengaluru Bulls at home last evening, Haryana Steelers coach Rakesh Kumar has said that his team need to regroup and analyse their performance. The Haryana coach also said that one bad game is not an alarming cause of concern for him and the Haryana side.
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featurekabaddi2 months ago

PKL 2019 | From player to expert to coach – Rakesh Kumar traverses entire spectrum

Starting his PKL career with Patna Pirates, former international star Rakesh Kumar went on to play for U Mumba and Telugu Titans before turning an expert in the sixth season. Come 2019, Rakesh is back on the kabaddi mat but this time not as a player but as the coach of Haryana Steelers. 
Chiranjibi Pati
newskabaddi2 months ago

PKL 2019 | Defence played little weak in first half, says Dharmaraj Cheralathan

Although Haryana registered their first win at home last evening, Dharmaraj Cheralathan was not happy with the way their defence played in the first half. Haryana won the game against Gujarat by just one point last evening but their coach Rakesh Kumar also said that they committed too many errors.
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newskabaddi2 months ago

PKL 2019 | Defensive errors cost us opportunity to start home leg with win, admits Rakesh Kumar

Haryana Steelers coach Rakesh Kumar has asserted that it was the errors made in defence that cost his side the opportunity to start the home leg of PKL 2019 with a win. Instead, UP Yoddha edged the clash 37-30, thanks to a Super 10 from Shrikant Jadhav and a High 5 from skipper Nitesh Kumar.
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featurekabaddi2 months ago

PKL 2019 | Fit after minor knee injury, Dharmaraj Cheralathan confident to lead Haryana Steelers to glory in home leg

Haryana Steelers skipper Dharmaraj Cheralathan has said that he and his team are fully confident of playing well in their upcoming home leg in the seventh season of the PKL. He also talked about the reason behind his fitness and his bonding with his former teammate and current coach Rakesh Kumar.
Chiranjibi Pati
newskabaddi2 months ago

PKL 2019 | Haryana Steelers played well after they paid heed to my words, asserts Rakesh Kumar

Haryana Steelers coach Rakesh Kumar, while appreciating his team’s performance, has said that his boys made mistakes earlier but were quick to recover after he talked to them during the timeout. He also talked about Dharmaraj Cheralathan’s recovery and why he wasn’t playing in the match.
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