Gujarat Giants face Telugu Titans in match 48 of Pro Kabaddi Season 8 at the Sheraton Grand, Whitefield in Bengaluru on Tuesday. Both teams have lost their last three matches this season.
Gujarat Giants played a nail-biter in their last match against Patna Pirates and lost narrowly 26-27. For Gujarat, Substitute Mahendra Rajput was the top raider with seven raid points whereas Ankit was the best defender with three tackle points. Meanwhile, Rakesh Narwal contributed six points with his all-round effort.
On the other hand, Telugu Titans went down 38-48 against U Mumba on Saturday to succumb to their fifth loss of the season. Rakesh Gowda and Galla Raju were their lead raiders in the last match with seven raid points. Amongst the defenders, Muhammed Shihas scored a high 5 on his Pro Kabaddi debut.
Both sides have played seven matches each in the tournament with Gujarat Giants at the penultimate position with 15 points while Telugu Titans are at the last spot with 10 points. Gujarat Giants have been winless in their last six matches this season while Telugu Titans are the only team in Pro Kabaddi Season 8 without a single win.
For Gujarat Giants, Rakesh Narwal has been the best raider with 48 raid points from seven matches closely followed by Rakesh Sungroya who has 47 raid points. The defence has been led by Girish Maruti Ernak with 14 tackle points from six outings.
Ankit Beniwal has been the top raider for Telugu Titans with 40 raid points from seven outings whereas Ruturaj Koravi has been the top defender with 16 tackle points.
Gujarat Giants vs Telugu Titans head-to-head record
Gujarat Giants and Telugu Titans have played each other four times in the Pro Kabaddi League with Gujarat winning three out of the four matches.
The last match between the two sides in Pro Kabaddi Season 7 was won 48-38 by the Gujarat Giants.
Where to watch Gujarat Giants vs Telugu Titans live?
Live telecast of the Gujarat Giants vs Telugu Titans Pro Kabaddi Season 8 match will be broadcast on Star Sports 2 and Star Sports 2 HD. The Hindi telecast will be on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 HD TV channels in India.
Live streaming of the Gujarat Giants vs Telugu Titans match will be on Disney+ Hotstar.