Kabaddi is a physically straining sport. It requires a lot of physical fitness and also creates stress. Young players often top the charts as they have stronger bones and lasting energy. As the next season of the league is on the door, let us have a look at the 5 Youngest Players In Pro Kabaddi League Season 8.
5. Sumit – UP Yoddha
This UP Yoddha player is the player everyone needs to watch out for. This defender scored 77 tackle points. As a result, he finished second on the defenders’ leaderboard. Sumit is one of the youngest players in PKL season 8 at the age of 24.
Sumit has played a total of 26 matches. As a result of it, he has 161 Main Tackles and 87 Tackle Points. However, his average time on Mat is 79.63%.
4. Vinay – Haryana Steelers
This supporting raider made his debut only in the seventh season. However, he proved his mettle and scored three super 10’s. Even though he only had a supporting role, he helped the team achieve a position on the leaderboard. Because of his contributions he has been retained for season 8.
Vinay has played a total of 29 matches. As a result of it, he has 303 raids and 182 Raid Points. However, his average time on Mat is 75.65%. Further, Vinay is the 4th youngest player in Pro Kabaddi League season 8.
3. Harmanjeet Singh – Gujrat Fortunegiants
This young player was also retained by the team. This young player plays as a raider. Even though he was unable to score big points last time, he will try his best to impress the management. His better performance will cement his position in the team. He ranked third in the list of youngest players in PKL season 8 at the age of 23.
2. Pankaj Mohite – Puneri Paltan
Mohite also started his career in the seventh season. He has been retained by the Puneris for this season as well. His journey has been largely impressive. Similarly, he bagged 110 raid points with three Super 10s in 16 matches. Mohite ranked 2nd on our list of youngest players in Pro kabaddi League 2021-22 at the age of 21.
1. Saurabh Nandal – Bengaluru Bulls
Nandal is a left corner defender of the Bulls. In the previous season, he earned 56 tackle points. As a result, he has been retained for season 8. Similarly, his contribution made a big role in Bengaluru’s position in the knock-out stage. He is the youngest player in PKL season 8 at the age of 21.