The second edition of Pro Wrestling League 2016 was supposed to start from December 15 but due to Indian government demonetisation scheme, the tournament has been postponed from its original scheduled date. The official Pro Wrestling League 2016 schedule will now officially announce on 30th November, according to the promoters of the PWL, Pro Sportify director Vishal Gurnani. The PWL franchises and the stakeholders need more time to re-plan their scheme is a reason behind postponed.
It was expected that there would be eight franchises as compared to six teams in the inaugural edition but PWL officials confirmed that there will be no increment in the number of teams. The PWL also clear that re-schedule of the tournament will not affect the player’s participation and all top foreign and Indian wrestlers will take part in the League. You can find Pro Wrestling League 2016 schedule and fixtures below.
Pro Wrestling League 2016 Schedule & Fixtures
The 2016 Pro Wrestling League Season 2 is expected to rescheduled to the last week of December. And the players’ auction will now take place 15 days before the start of the tournament instead of mid-November 2016. Once the official PWL season 2 schedule and match fixtures are released, here we will update it. Till then look at the PWL season 1 schedule of matches.
|Date||Home team||Away team||Time||Venue|
|10 Dec||Dilli Veer||Punjab Royals||7 pm||K.D. Jadhav Stadium, Delhi|
|11 Dec||Haryana Hammers||Bengaluru Yodhas||7 pm||K.D. Jadhav Stadium, Delhi|
|12 Dec||Mumbai Garuda||UP Warriors||7 pm||K.D. Jadhav Stadium, Delhi|
|13 Dec||Punjab Royals||Haryana Hammers||7 pm||Guru Nanak Stadium, Ludhiana|
|14 Dec||Mumbai Garuda||Bengaluru Yodhas||7 pm||Guru Nanak Stadium, Ludhiana|
|15 Dec||Punjab Royals||UP Warriors||7 pm||Guru Nanak Stadium, Ludhiana|
|16 Dec||Haryana Hammers||Dilli Veer||7 pm||Hyatt Regency, Gurgaon|
|17 Dec||Bengaluru Yodhas||Punjab Royals||7 pm||Hyatt Regency, Gurgaon|
|18 Dec||Dilli Veer||Mumbai Garuda||7 pm||Hyatt Regency, Gurgaon|
|19 Dec||UP Warriors||Bengaluru Yodhas||7 pm||GBU Indoor stadium, Noida|
|20 Dec||Punjab Royals||Mumbai Garuda||7 pm||GBU Indoor stadium, Noida|
|21 Dec||Dilli Veer||UP Warriors||7 pm||K.D. Jadhav Stadium, Delhi|
|22 Dec||Mumbai Garuda||Haryana Hammers||7 pm||K.D. Jadhav Stadium, Delhi|
|23 Dec||Bengaluru Yodhas||Dilli Veer||7 pm||Koramangala Indoor Stadium, Bangalore|
|24 Dec||Haryana Hammers||UP Warriors||7 pm||Koramangala Indoor Stadium, Bangalore|
2016 PWL Season 2 Teams
The tournament will feature six teams like last year but this season, Bengaluru Yodhas will be replaced by a franchise from Jaipur while ownership of Delhi and Uttar Pradesh franchise will be changed. The names of six teams are Mangalayatan University Dilli Veer, Uttar Pradesh Warriors, Haryana Hammers, CDR Punjab Royals Revanta, Mumbai Garuda and Jaipur. Each team will consist of a total of 9 players and among them, there will be 5 Indians and 4 foreign players including 5 men and 4 women.