Into its third leg, Pro Kabaddi 2017 and season 5 saw Patna Pirates square-off against UP Yoddha on Sunday. The two teams were locked at 27-27 at the end of the game with Patna doing marginally better in attack while UP Yoddha did better with their defensive work. UP were 13-10 to the good at the break before Patna came back to score better in the second half.
In the second game on the night, Gujarat Fortunegiants continued their winning run at the top of Zone A with a confident and convincing 27-20 display against Jaipur Pink Panthers who were playing just their third game of the season. Sachin stood out for Gujarat with seven raid points from 14 attempts. Abozar Mighani stood out with his defensive duties to pick up four tackle points
Pro Kabaddi 2017 Scores and Updates of the match between Gujarat Fortunegiants vs Jaipur Pink Panthers:
Gujarat Fortunegiants Squad: Sukesh Hegde (c), Abozar Mighani, C Kalai Arasan, Fazel Atrachali, Vikas Kale, Manoj Kumar, Parvesh Bhainswal, Sunil Kumar, Mahendra Rajput, Sachin, Amit Rathi, Dange Sultan, Pawan Kumar, Rakesh Narwal, Chandran Ranjit.Seong Ryeol Kim, Mahipal Narwal, Rohit Gulia.
Jaipur Pink Panthers: Ajit Singh, Santhapanaselvam, Manjeet Chhillar, Jasvir Singh, Selvamani K., Jaemin Lee, Donggyu Kim, Manoj Dhull, Navneet Gautam, Somvir Shekhar, Pawan Kumar, Kamal Kishor, Tushar Patil, Vignesh B, Siddharth, Sunil Siddhgavali, Ravinder Kumar, Abhishek N., Rahul Choudhary
Pro Kabaddi 2017: Patna Pirates and UP Yoddha play out 27-27 draw
Patna Pirates: Pardeep Narwal, Vijay, Parveen Birwal, Arvind Kumar, Mohammad Maghsoudlou, Vishal Mane, Sachin Shingade, Monu Goyat, Md. Zakir Hossain, Jaideep, Manish, Jawahar, Satish, Sandeep, Virender Singh, Vikash Jaglan, Vishnu Uthaman, Vinod Kumar
UP Yoddha: Nitesh Kumar, Pankaj, Sulieman Kabir, Rajesh Narwal, Jeeva Kumar, Nitin Tomar, Rishank Devadiga, Hadi Tajik, Gurvinder Singh, Surendra Singh, Mahesh Goud, Santosh B.S, Ajvender Singh, Rohit Kumar, Sanoj Kumar, Gulveer Singh, Sunil, Sagar B. Krishna