Pro Kabaddi: Warriors skipper Maninder Singh ruled out of final vs Dabang Delhi

The Bengal Warriors skipper and raiding mainstay picked up an injury to his shoulder during the league stage of the Pro Kabaddi League.

Can Dabang Delhi turn Maninder Singh's absence in the Pro Kabaddi final to its advantage?

Bengal Warriors skipper Maninder Singh has been ruled out of the final of season seven of the Pro Kabaddi League against Dabang Delhi on Saturday.

The ace raider picked up an injury to his shoulder during a league game against Dabang Delhi, the team the Warriors are up against in the final and has been recovering since.

READ : Pro Kabaddi 2019 Final Talking Points: From Maninder's injury scare to Naveen Kumar's golden run

While Bengal will miss the Maninder's services on the mat and his ability to lead a team with a cool head, the team's raiding efficacy is unlikely to be affected considering names in its ranks like K. Prapanjan, Sukesh Hegde and Mohammed Nabibakhsh who starred for the side through the league stage and in its semifinal clash against U Mumba.

Follow DELHI v KOLKATA live on our ProKabaddi blog

While Maninder seemed eager to feature in the summit clash, the Bengal Warriors' physio was unsure about his unavailability for the game. He will have to cheer his team in its bid for a maiden PKL title from the sidelines.