Updated: July 18, 2016 9:01:53 pm
Bengal Warriors were held to a thrilling 34-34 tie by bottom-placed Bengal Warriors in Kolkata on Monday. Bengal needed a win tonight to keep their hopes alive for a semifinal place but they failed to make most of this opportunity. Jang Kun Lee bags the best raider of the match but on a losing note while the man of the match award was given to Sandeep Narwal.
Bengal Warriors vs Telugu Titans: As it happened
# Rahul Chaudhari pulls off a tie against Bengal Warriors
# Warriors are reduced to four as Sandeep Narwal hops back after a hasty challenge by Nilesh Shinde
# Incredible from Lee as he goes for an ankle hold of Nilesh Salunke, Warriors lead by two points with just over a minute left for the final whistle
# A win tonight for Telugu Titans will take them in top four while Warriors need a win to keep their hopes alive for a place in semis
# Two point lead for Warriors and Can Sandeep Narwal equalise the score for Titans
# Nitin Madane in for a raid but returns empty-handed
# Mahalingam combing with Vinod send Monu Goyat out from the mat and one point awarded to both teams
# Lee returns with three points and takes the lead to two points for Bengal Warriors
# Monu Goyat goes for a ankle hold but Rahul Chaudhari drags himself to touch the mid-line
# Monu Goyat gets two points as he touches Vinod and Sandeep in the right corner
# Jang Kun Lee is trying his best in the right corner but comes back empty-handed
# Nilesh Shinde does well to stop Prapanjan and Warriors are just two points behind Titans
# Nilesh Salunke to make the first raid of second half and Vishal Mane with a double ankle hold blocks Nilesh
# Super Tackle for Warriors before the end of first half
# Rahul Chaudhari walks back towards the bench as he is taken down by Vishal Mane
# Monu in for a Do-or-Die raid and he is taken down by Mahalingam in the left corner
# Nilesh Salunke is asking for two points and he gets it and takes the lead to six points
# Monu Goyat looking for a raid point and he gets it
# Nilesh Salunke in for a raid and returns empty-haned without wasting anytime
# Nilesh Shinde & Co. manage to keep Rahul Chaudhari away from the mid line
# ALL OUT for Bengal Warriors as Rahul Chaudhari earns four points
# Monu Goyat inch close to the mid line but fails to cross and is taken down by the red hot Titans
# Do-or-Die raid for Pro Kabaddi’s poster boy Rahul Chaudhari and he is out.
# Bengal Warriors are on the back foot as their star raider Jang Kun Lee is back on the bench
# Rahul Chaudhari times it well, as he manages to touch the mid line before Amit Chhillar pushes him out of the lobby
# Telugu’s Nilesh Salunke is taken down by Nilesh Shinde
# Warriors have gone for TV review as Jang Kun Lee appeals for a bonus point. Review went wrong and Warriors have lost their review
# Rahul Chaudhari in for his first raid but comes back empty-handed
# Nitin Madane to make the first raid of the game and he opens the account for Warriors
# Telugu win toss, and they choose court. Bengal to make the first raid of the night.
# We are done with the national anthem, out come the captains and the officials for the toss
# Two teams march their way to the mat. Take position before starts the national anthem to kick-off proceedings
# Singer Shruti Pathak will sing the national anthem. We are moments away from live action
Defending champions Patna Pirates got the better of home outfit Bengal Warriors 33-27 in a thrilling battle later in the day to go four points clear of second placed Jaipur Pink Panthers.
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