UP Yoddha leaves team base, enters bubble ahead of PKL-8

The team that includes players, support staff and management boarded a flight at the Indira Gandhi International airport here for Bengaluru.

Pardeep Narwal

UP Yoddha signed Pardeep Narwal for ₹1.65 crore, making him the most expensive player in the Pro Kabaddi League.   -  Pro Kabaddi League

Gearing up for the eighth season of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL), the GMR sports-owned UP Yoddha on Sunday left for Bengaluru to enter a bio bubble there ahead of the tournament.

PKL-8 starts in Bengaluru on December 22.

The team that includes players, support staff and management boarded a flight at the Indira Gandhi International airport here for Bengaluru.

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The team would enter the mandatory seven-day quarantine on reaching Bengaluru. As per COVID-19 protocols, a mandatory RT-PCR test will be conducted on each member every 72 hours.

UP Yoddha, led by Nitesh Kumar, who also is a product of their state-of-the-art UP Yoddha BK Kabaddi Academy, will kick off their campaign on the opening day itself.

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