They are the most successful team in the Pro Kabaddi League having won it three times. Patna Pirates have their eyes set on glory again in the seventh season. Their first match is against Bengaluru Bulls on July 20
in Hyderabad. Patna Pirates is captained by Pardeep Narwal and coached by Ram Mehar Singh. Apart from retaining their captain -- known as the Dubki King, they have also retained Vikas Jaglan and Jawahar Dagar. Strengthening their team the Pirates have bought Surender Nada (Rs 77 lakh), Neeraj Kumar (Rs 44.75 lakh), Jang Kun Lee (Rs 40 lakh) and Iranian raider Mohammad Esmaeil Maghsoudlou Mahali (Rs 35 lakh).