Pro Kabaddi Live Streaming 2018 Auction: Watch VIVO season 6 PKL live telecast on Star Sports & online stream on Hotstar. The 6th edition of VIVO Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) is set to be played from July to October 20187. The official telecast rights of the Pro Kabaddi league are with the Star Sports network. Catch Pro Kabaddi 2018 LIVE on Star Sports 1 Hindi/HD and Star Sports 2/HD. PKL live streaming is available on Hotstar.com while PKL live score will be updated here.
Ahead of the much-anticipated tournament, the total numbers of the team have been increased to 12 who will battle for PKL 2017 title. Pro Kabaddi 2018 auction will take place in May 2018 in New Delhi where more than 350 players went under the hammer for PKL 2018 players auction. The Pro Kabaddi 2018 auction is scheduled to take place on 30 and 31 May 2018 in Mumbai. Total 12 teams are coming at the event to pick players from 422 players drafted into the auction.
Pro Kabaddi 2018 Auction Live Streaming
Star Sports Network is the official broadcaster of the Pro Kabaddi 2018 and they will have a live telecast of the ever match as well as the auction in India on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 3 in English and Hindi respectively. The online viewers also have options to watch Pro Kabaddi 2018 Auction Live Streaming on Hotstar.com and app. You can also follow PKL live scores here.
Hindi Coverage – Star Gold, Star Sports 3, Star Sports HD 3
English Coverage – Star Sports 2, Star Sports HD 2
Telugu Coverage – Maa Movies
Kannada Coverage – Suvarna Plus
UK viewers can catch the action on Life OK
Pro Kabaddi League 2017 Live Stream – Hotstar
In the Pro Kabaddi 2018 auction, all the franchises will look buy best defenders, raiders, and all-rounders to make their squad strong. The PKL 6 will run over the span of three months were over 130 matches will be played.
But before the auction, the existing eight teams were given a chance to retain at least one player from their current squad. So, every team has announced the list of retained players. Former India Kabaddi captain Anup Kumar, Iran’s Meraj Sheykh, and Korea’s Jang Kun Lee are among seven players who have been retained by their franchises for the VIVO Pro Kabaddi 2018.
Top 10 players who are set to go under the hammer in the Pro Kabaddi 2018 auction are Mohit Chhillar, Manjeet Chhillar, Fazel Atrachali, Rishank Devadiga, Rohit Kumar, Rajesh Narwal, Shabeer Bapu, Jasvir Singh, Rakesh Narwal and Fazel Atrachali.
In the player’s auction for the Pro Kabaddi League 2018, there are 12 franchises including four new teams and each franchise will Rs 4 crore to buy players. All the players were divided into eight categories with base price ranging from Rs 5 lakh to Rs 35 lakh.
Pro Kabaddi League 2018 Teams
|Bengal Warriors||Kolkata||Netaji Indoor Stadium|
|Bengaluru Bulls||Bengaluru/Nagpur||Kanteerava Indoor Stadium / Mankapur Indoor Stadium|
|Dabang Delhi KC||Delhi||Thyagaraj Sports Complex|
|Gujarat Fortune Giants||Ahmedabad||The Arena|
|Haryana Steelers||Sonipat||Motilal Nehru School of Sports, Rai|
|Jaipur Pink Panthers||Jaipur||Sawai Mansingh Stadium|
|Patna Pirates||Patna/Ranchi||Patliputra Sports Complex / Harivansh Tana Bhagat Indoor Stadium|
|Puneri Paltan||Pune||Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex|
|Tamil Thalaivas||Chennai||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium|
|Telugu Titans||Hyderabad/Vizag||Gachibowli Indoor Stadium / Rajiv Gandhi Indoor Stadium|
|U Mumba||Mumbai||Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Indoor Stadium|
|UP Yoddha||Lucknow||Babu Banarasi Das Indoor Stadium|
Except for Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan owned Jaipur Pink Panthers, rest all seven teams have retained one player from their squad. Pink Panthers have released all its players despite having some quality players.