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Kolkata Thunderbolts vs Chennai Blitz, Prime Volleyball League 2024, February 22: Live Stream, Schedule, Squads, Predicted Playing 6

Gear up for some thrilling volleyball action as the Indian Premier Volleyball League’s third season is set to kick off in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The excitement starts on February 15 and continues until March 21, 2024. The first game features a showdown between the defending champs, the Ahmedabad Defenders, and the crowd’s pick, the Chennai Blitz, on a Wednesday. Viewers all over India won’t miss a spike as every match will be broadcast live on TV and online.

This season promises to be even more electrifying with a new squad – the Delhi Toofans – joining the fray, bringing the total to nine teams. There’s a fresh twist in the playoffs with the introduction of the ‘Super 5s’. Starting March 11 through 18, the five best teams will go head-to-head in additional games. The top squad from these matches secures a spot in the finals on March 21.

Teams placing second and third will duke it out on March 19 for the second spot in the championship game. The grand showdown will be held at Chennai’s SDAT Multipurpose Indoor Stadium, with the victors earning a place in the FIVB Volleyball Men’s Club World Championship hosted in India from December 9-15. On February 22, the Kolkata Thunderbolts are set to face the Chennai Blitz at Chennai’s Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium.

The Chennai Blitz is riding high, aiming to replicate their last stellar performance where they swept the Kochi Blue Spikers in straight sets scoring 15-10, 15-12, and 16-14. Meanwhile, the Kolkata Thunderbolts are looking to bounce back after two consecutive defeats in the league. They’re coming off a tough loss to the Ahmedabad Defenders, who dominated all three sets, leaving no room for a Thunderbolts comeback with final tallies of 15-13, 15-9, 15-6.

Kolkata Thunderbolts vs Chennai Blitz: Squads of both teams

Kolkata Thunderbolts

Vinit Kumar, Onur Cukur, Vinayak Rokhade, Hari Prasad, Arjun Nath, Ashwal Rai, Praful S, Sudheer Shetty, Amit Chokker, David Kisiel, Deepak Kumar, Prabagaran, Rahul K, and Rakesh Kumar.

Chennai Blitz

Ramkumar Ramanathan, Prabakaran, Surya Nanjil, Sameer, Sayanth T, Leandro Mejia, Akhin GS, Raman Kumar, Joel Benjamin, Himanshu Tyagi, Douglas Bueno, Paras, Jobin Varghese, and Abdul Chisti.

Kolkata Thunderbolts vs Chennai Blitz Probable Playing 6

Kolkata Thunderbolts

Rahul K, Amit Chokker, Vinit Kumar, Ashwal Rai, Arjun Nath, and Onkur Cukur.

Chennai Blitz

Akhin GS, Douglas Bueno, Ramkumar Ramanathan, Sameer Chaudhary, Raman Kumar, and Leandro Mejia.

When is the Prime Volleyball League 2024?

The third edition of India’s national volleyball league is slated to be in Chennai between February 15 and March 21, 2024.

Where can one watch the Prime Volleyball League 2024?

SonyLIV offers the Prime Volleyball League 2024 live stream for your viewing pleasure. Watchers in India can choose from channels like Sony Sports Ten 1, Sony Sports Ten 1 HD, Sony Sports Ten 3, Sony Sports Ten 4, and Sony Sports Ten 4 HD to watch live sports.

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Pushkar Pandey

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