Pro Kabaddi League – Season 5 – MATCH 74 HARYANA STEELERS VS DABANG DELHI K.C
Match 74 of Pro Kabaddi League season 5, held on Sep 12, saw the Haryana Steelers play against Dabang Delhi K.C.
Wazir on a rampage with a 5-point raid!
Haryana Steelers won the toss and chose their side on mat. Delhi came into play without the services of Nilesh and Meraj, who were out due to injury. Rohit Baliyan and Surjeet Singh started the proceedings, but both raids ended were unsuccessful. Wazir opened the account for Steelers with a 2-point raid. Delhi got their first point of the game in the 3rd minute, courtesy Abolfazl’s successful raid. Till the 7th minute, both the teams were playing evenly. But a 5-point super raid from Wazir in the 8th minute bought Delhi to the brink of an all-out. Steelers inflicted an all-out in the next minute on Delhi to take 12-4 lead. Then Haryana kept on increasing their lead with some brilliant defensive skills and superb raiding by Deepak to build pressure on Delhi. The hosts went into break with 17-8 lead.
Haryana seize a thriller
The second half started with Surjeet’s empty raid, followed by Abolfazl’s successful raid. Haryana pulled off a super tackle on Delhi’s Anand Patil in the 23rd minute to extend their lead. In response, Abolfazl came up with a stunning 2 point raid, which handed an all-out on the hosts in the 28th minute and reduced the deficit to 4 points. But Haryana came up with some excellent raiding by Wazir and Deepak to take a lead of 5 points over Delhi with 5 minutes left in the game. A two point raid by Anand Patil, followed by a successful tackle on Wazir gave some hopes for Delhi which reduced the deficit to 2 points in the 38th minute. But Haryana’s defence didn’t give up, as they successfully tackled Anand, asAbolfazl helped the hosts to set up a win. Haryana finally defeated Delhi by 27-24 in a thrilling encounter. Wazir was the top scorer with 10 points in his kitty, which was his 3rd super 10 of the season.
Here are the match scores
|TEAM||RAID POINTS||TACKLE POINTS||ALL OUT POINTS||EXTRA POINTS||BEST RAIDER||BEST DEFENDER|
|HARYANA STEELERS||14||10||2||1||WAZIR SINGH||SURENDER NADA|
|DABANG DELHI K.C||13||6||2||3||ROHIT BALIYAN||ROHIT BALIYAN|
|BEST RAIDER OF THE MATCH||WAZIR SINGH|
|ZYADA KA FAYDA PLAYER OF THE MATCH||SURENDER NADA|
|PLAYER OF THE MATCH||WAZIR SINGH|
|MOMENT OF THE MATCH||WAZIR SINGH|
PKL on Social Media
Here are some of the popular social media posts on the clash between Haryana Steelers and Dabang Delhi K.C.
Haryana after match
— Haryana Steelers (@HaryanaSteelers) September 12, 2017
Tweet by Pro Kabaddi after match
— ProKabaddi (@ProKabaddi) September 12, 2017
Delhi Congratulates Rohit Baliyan for his 7 points in the game
— #DilSeDabang (@DabangDelhiKC) September 12, 2017