The PKL 2019 witnessed various records being broken and milestones being set. Bengal Warriors won their first PKL title this season by defeating Dabang Delhi KC 39-34 in the final on Saturday, October 19. Let us take a look at the top five raiders in the PKL 2019.
Unsurprisingly, Pawan Kumar Sehrawat tops the list with 346 raid points. The raider scored a record-breaking 39 raid points in a single PKL game in their match against Haryana Steelers on October 2. The Hi-Flyer was the reason Bengaluru Bulls qualified for the PKL 2019 semi-finals, as he won the team their Eliminator match against the Steelers with a whopping 20 raid points.
Though Patna Pirates did not perform well this PKL season, Pardeep Narwal managed to score 302 raid points. The 'Record-Breaker' had 15 super raids, the highest in the PKL 2019. The raider had also scored 13 Super 10s and 234 raid points this PKL season.
Naveen Kumar is ranked third on the PKL 2019 top raiders leaderboard with 301 raid points. He has 20 consecutive super 10s this season. His 22 Super 10s are also a new PKL record. Naveen also became the fastest player to reach the 300 raid point mark. He was adjudged the PKL Season 7's MVP despite ending up on the runner-up side.
Siddharth 'Baahubali' Desai, who wowed us all in PKL Season 6, came back with better skills this season. The young player from Kolhapur scored 217 raid points this season. His signature move is the running hand touch.
The captain of the winning team, Maninder Singh is ranked fifth on the list, despite suffering from a shoulder injury in the latter half of the season. He has a total of 205 raid points. The raider had an average of over 13 raid points from his last five PKL 2019 games.