Defending champions Bengal Warriors (BEN) will lock horns with Haryana Steelers (HAR) in match 38 of Pro Kabaddi Season 8 at Sheraton Grand Whitefield, Bengaluru on Friday, January 7. 

BEN vs HAR Dream11 prediction

The Warriors have been inconsistent in the ongoing edition of Pro Kabaddi, registering three wins and suffering just as many losses so far. With 16 points from six matches, BEN are currently placed sixth in the PKL 2021-22 standings.

Similarly, the Steelers have secured just two wins in six matches this season and are placed seventh in the standings, one point behind the Warriors.

However, reigning champions Bengal Warriors are coming off a good win against Jaipur Pink Panthers and will start as slight favourites against Haryana Steelers on Friday.

BEN vs HAR Dream11 team tips for Pro Kabaddi Season 8 

Top tip: Best raider

Maninder Singh has been in scintillating form for Bengal Warriors in Pro Kabaddi Season 8. The 32-year-old has completed 55 successful raids, accumulating 72 raid points in the league so far. The Bengal Warriors lead raider has accrued 537 fantasy points and is a must-have fantasy pick for this PKL encounter.

Top tip: Best defender

Among the defenders, Haryana Steelers’ Jaideep Kuldeep has been very impressive in PKL 2021-22. Jaideep has accumulated 400 fantasy points this season by registering 17 successful tackles, including one Super Tackle in six matches. He has 18 tackle points so far and is expected to play an important role for the Steelers against the Warriors on Friday.

Top tip: Best all-rounder

For the all-rounder spot, Bengal Warriors’ Mohammad Nabibakhsh pips Rohit Gulia of Haryana Steelers. Nabibakhsh produced a commanding performance against Jaipur Pink Panthers, helping his side secure a much-need win. He has already tallied 278 fantasy points this season and is likely to add more points against Haryana Steelers by contributing in defence as well as attack.

BEN vs HAR probable starting lineups

BEN starting 7 (probable): Maninder Singh (captain), Darshan J., Amit Nirwal, Rohit, Mohammad Nabibakhsh, Abozar Mohajermighani, Sachin Vittala

HAR starting 7 (probable): Vikash Kandola (captain), Ravi Kumar, Jaideep, Meetu, Rohit Gulia, Mohit, Surender Nada

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