Pro Volleyball League 2020 (PVL) is the first ever volleyball league to be played in India. The inaugural season of the games to start from 7th of February 2020, while the Final to be played on 1st March 2020. There are 6 teams currently participating in 2nd RuPay PVL 2020 season.
6 Teams, 12 International Star Players and 18 full action packed Macthes at 2 State of art Arenas. The first Indian PVL 2020 (7th Feb-1st Mar) is going to bring a new life to Volleyball in India.
Since India has already started the famous Indian Premier League (Cricket) and Indian Super League (Football). The Volleyball Federation of Indians decided to bring in their own Pro League. Although this is not the Official Home of the RuPay Pro Volleyball League 2020. But we will be bringing PVL Schedule, Fixtures, Teams, Broadcasting, Live Scores and Live Streaming links for the Volleyball fans. The official hashtag #ThrillKaCall has already been set for the Social media vibes.
Rupay Pro Volleyball League India teams:
In the first season of the PVL 2020, Only 6 teams are presented in the league. However, it is expected that the number of teams to grow up in next season. Currently, the 6 teams participating in this event are
- Ahmedabad Defenders
- Calicut Heroes
- Chennai Spartans
- Black Hawks Hyderabad
- Kochi Blue Spikers
- U Mumba Volley
All the above teams representing each of the 6 cities participating in the PVL 2020 India. The detailed intro about the teams can be found in their respective homepages. (Links added below).
Pro Volleyball League 2020 Schedule:
There are total 6 Teams in Pro Volleyball league India 2020. As this is the first season, so teams are scheduled to play in a league format. Each team will play against another team once in a round-robin-format. The best 4 out of the initial 6 teams head to the Semi-Finals.
1st Leg matches to be played in Kochi, while the 2nd Leg matches including the Semi-Finals and The Final to be played in Chennai where the Final ceremony is going to take place and the first PVL 2020 trophy is going to be awarded to the Winner team.
PVL 2020 Fixtures:
Day / Date
|1st leg||Rajiv Gandhi Stadium, Kochi|
|Saturday / 7-FEB-2020||Kochi Blue Spikers -VS- U Mumba Volley|
|Sunday / 8-FEB-2020||Calicut Heroes Vs Chennai Spartans|
|Monday / 8 FEB-2020||Ahmedabad Defenders Vs Black Hawks Hyderabad|
|Tuesday / 5-FEB-2020||Calicut Heroes Vs U Mumba Volley|
|Wednesday / 6-FEB-2020||Kochi Blue Spikers Vs Ahmedabad Defenders|
|Thursday / 7-FEB-2020||Chennai Spartans Vs Black Hawks Hyderabad|
|Friday / 8-FEB-2020||Kochi Blue Spikers Vs Black Hawks Hyderabad|
|Saturday / 9-FEB-2020||Kochi Blue Spikers Vs Calicut Heroes|
|Sunday / 10-FEB-2120||Calicut Heroes Vs Blackhawks Hyderabad|
|Monday / 11-FEB-2020||Kochi Blue Spikers Vs Chennai Spartans|
|Tuesday / 12-FEB-2020||U Mumba Volley Vs Black Hawks Hyderabad|
|Wednesday / 13-FEB-2020||Calicut Heroes Vs Ahmedabad Defenders|
|2nd Leg||Nehru Indoor Stadium, Chennai|
|Saturday / 16-FEB-2020||Chennai Spartans Vs U Mumba Volley|
|Sunday / 17-FEB-2020||Chennai Spartans Vs Ahmedabad Defenders|
|Monday / 18-FEB-2020||U Mumba Volley Vs Ahmedabad Defenders|
Nehru Indoor Stadium, Chennai
|Tuesday / 19-FEB-2020||1st Semi-Final|
|Wednesday / 20-FEB-2020||2nd Semi-Final|
Nehru Indoor Stadium, Chennai
|Friday / 22-FEB-2020||The Final|
Pro Volleyball league India Auction 2020:
PVL 2020 Squads:
Here we dive deep into all nominated players in squads of each team. The teams have already submitted the International players to their squads. There are 6 top of the line International Players or Foreign Player in the list of Best Pro Volleyball League Players 2020. Just to add more to Pro Volleyball Fantasy league. New update suggests 6 More foreign players joining the Indian PVL 2020. So in total 12 players participating in this league, 2 players for each team.
1- Ahmedabad Defenders Squad:
- Dilip Koiwal
- Raman Kumar
- Gagandeep Singh
- Novica Bjielica
- Lijoy Robin P
- Ranjit Singh
- Rahul Graak
- Sayyad Mubarak Ali
- Gurinder Singh
- Victor Sysoev
2- Black Hawks Hyderabad Squad:
- Carson Clark
- Amit Kumar
- Rohit Kumar
- Sonu Kumar Jhakar
- Guramritpal Singh
- Ashwal Rai
- Nandi Yashwant Kumar
- Muthu Samy
- Kamlesh Khatik
- Angu Muttu
- Alex Bader
3- Calicut Heroes:
- Paul Lotman
- Ajith Lal C
- Gagan Kumar
- Karthik A
- L M. Manoj
- Vipul Kumar
- Rateesh C.K
- Jerome Vinith
- Naveen Kumar
- Illouni Ngampourou
4- Chennai Spartans:
- Naveen Raja jacob
- Vibin George
- A Bhagyaraj
- Rudy Verheoff
- Akhin G S
- Shelton Moses
- V. Hariharan
- Prabhakaran P
- Ruskans Sorokins
5- Kochi Blue Spikers:
- Prabhagaran S
- Suresh Khoiwal
- Sujoy Datta
- David Lee
- Rohit P
- Mohan Ukkrapandian
- Ankur Singh
- Hari Parsad
- Manu Joseph
- K. Praveen Kumar
- Adrej Patuc
6- U Mumba Volley:
- Pankaj Sharma
- Hardeep Singh
- Tomislav Coskovic
- John Joseph E.J
- Dipesh Sinha
- Saqlain Tariq
- Parshant Saroha
- Akshay Kapta
- Shubham Chaudhary
- Vinit Kumar
- Nicholas Del Bianco
RuPay Pro Volleyball League 2020 India Points Table:
|2nd||Kochi Blue Spikers||8|
|3rd|| Chennai Spartans||4|
|4th||U Mumba Volley||4|
|5th||Black Hawks Hyderabad||4|
Pro Volleyball League 2020 Broadcasting Channels:
This first PVL 2020 will be broadcasted on Sony Ten 3 and Sony Six channels. While the official Live streaming will continue on the Sony Liv.
According to the Sports board at SPN Rajesh Kaul narrated, “At SPN our focus has always been to promote a multi-sport culture in India and Pro Volleyball League is the perfect addition to our sports portfolio.” Now for those who want to Stream live matches can read this guide. How to watch Pro Volleyball League 2020 Matches Outside India.
PVL 2020 Live Streaming Free Apps:
You can watch PVL2020 for free, using the best streaming apps, that work for free on any Android or iOS devices.
Officially Sony Liv apps are going to stream PVL matches live online in India only. If you are outside India and want to watch Live streaming PVL 2020 matches then follow this.
Pro Volleyball League 2020 Host cities:
All the #PVL2020 matches will be hosted in 2 cities. The first leg in Kochi while the 2nd leg to be played in Chennai including both semi-finals and the Final.
1- Rajiv Gandhi Stadium, Kochi
Here is the full map and direction to the Stadium.
Kochi will host the first 12 matches of the PVL 2020.
2- Nehru Indoor Stadium, Chennai:
Last 3 League matches will be played here along with both Semi finals and the Grand Final. So in total 6 PVL 2020 matches to be played here. Here is the Stadium location on the Map.
Pro Volleyball League India 2020 official Event Page:
If you are into organizing upcoming events. Then here is the official PVL 2020 Facebook event page that you should follow. To know the exact timetable of matches coming up.
How / where / when to buy Tickets for Pro Volleyball League?
Tickets for PVL 2020 has already started the sales. The SPN network and the owners have already posted the ticket buying links online. You can get the official Tickets from Insider.in page.
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PVL India 2020 Social media accounts:
PVL 2020 on Facebook | PVL 2020 on Twitter
Frequently Asked Questions: FAQ’s
As this is the first International Volleyball league to be played in India, So people already asking so many questions. We tried to answer the most common ones here.
1- When Pro Volleyball League 2020 is going to Start?
The first season of the Indian PVL 2020 is going to start on February the 2nd, 2020 at Rajiv Gandi Indoor Stadium, Kochi.
2- When is the final of PVL2020 India?
The final match of the first PVL 2020 will be played on 22nd February 2020.
3- How many Teams playing in this volleyball league?
There are 6 teams playing in this 1st Pro Volleyball Indian league 2020.
4- Where are the matches to be played?
The PVL 2020 matches to be played at Kochi and Chennai.
5- Is there any Official Website of the Pro Volleyball League India?
Yes, the official website is listed above. It’s http://provolleyball.in
6- Is there any Fantasy League of Pro Volleyball India 2020?
No there is no Fantasy league started yet. But in near future, it could very well be possible. Here are the details about the PVL2020 Fantasy league.
7- Which channel will broadcast the first PVL 2020 matches?
The pro volleyball league is going to be live on Sony Six and Sony Ten 3 channels. Both in English and Hindi Commentary.
8- How many International Players Participating in the League?
There are 6 players confirmed so far, who will be the part of the league. But the new news out there that 6 more international players are already in talks. More info here.
One new development today is that RuPay is going to be the Title sponsor of the first Pro Volleyball League 2020. So from now on it’s RuPay PVL 2020.