Patna Pirates are now unbeaten in four matches at home. They got off to a shaky and were trailing Tamil Thalaivas at half time but the the Pirates got back control of the game in the second half and saw it to the end.
A superb all-round performance by Puneri Paltan saw them register a comfortable 37-25 victory over Haryana Steelers in the fifth Pro-Kabaddi League (PKL) in Ranchi on Tuesday.
Patna Pirates were leading for most of the match and it looked like they might make it three wins out of three matches at home. But Bengal Warriors staged an incredible comeback in the last two minutes to draw level and the match ended with honours shared.
Telugu Titans and Bengaluru Bulls played out a dramatic 26-26 tie in a Pro Kabaddi League match in Ranchi on Saturday. The Titans came back strongly in the last five minutes after trailing for majority of the match.
Pro Kabaddi, Patna Pirates vs UP Yoddha: Patna Pirates beat UP Yoddha in Ranchi.
Pardeep Narwal scored 14 points to lead his team to victory. He got able support from Monu Goyat who ended up with 10 points. It was Telugu Titans’ 11th defeat of the season as their dismal run in the tournament continued.
Haryana Steelers dominated for a better part of the match but Jaipur Pink Panthers rallied in the final minutes to snatch the win away from under the home side’s noses. This is the second draw Haryana have had to settle for in Sonepat.
Ajay Thakur scored five points in the last minute to lead Tamil Thalaivas to a narrow 34-33 victory over UP Yoddha. It was Thalaivas’ second victory of the season and UP Yoddha were left to rue their errors.
On the penultimate day of Haryana leg, Ajay Thakur helped Tamil Thalaivas record their second win of the season by defeating UP Yoddha. In the second match, Deepak Niwas Hooda special powered Puneri Paltan to a 38-22 win over Haryana Steelers.
Jang Kun Lee scored in the dying seconds as Bengal Warriors scripted an impressive comeback to beat Bengal Warriors 32-31. Maninder Singh also chipped in with seven points for Bengal Warriors.
Bengal Warriors scripted an impressive 32-31 victory over Bengal Warriors. Jang Kun Lee and Maninder Singh carried the load to help Warriors strengthen their lead at top of Zone B points table.
Bengaluru Bulls rode on an excellent defensive performance to snap their losing streak and beat Puneri Paltan 24-20 in a Pro Kabaddi League match. Kuldeep Singh marshaled the Bengaluru Bulls defence as they scored 15 tackle points and controlled Pune raiders.
Bengaluru Bulls rode on an excellent defensive performance to snap their losing streak and beat Puneri Paltan 24-20. Meanwhile, Telugu Titans registered their fourth win of the season with a thumping win over Haryana Steelers.
U Mumba showed remarkable composure in the last five minutes as they registered a comfortable 51-41 win over Patna Pirates. Kashiling Adake scored 15 points while Shrikant Jadhav chipped in with 13 as U Mumba asserted their dominance over their rivals.
U Mumba showed remarkable composure in the last five minutes as they registered a comfortable 51-41 win over Patna Pirates. Haryana Steelers trounced Bengaluru Bulls 38-31 in their second home game.