Pro Kabaddi League – Season 6 – MATCH-33-PATNA PIRATES VS JAIPUR PINK PANTHERS
Match 33 of Pro Kabaddi League season 6, held on Oct 26, saw the Patna Pirates play against Jaipur Pink Panthers.
Patna Pirates started their home leg with a 41-30 victory over Jaipur at the Patliputra complex in Patna. Pardeep once again led from the front with 11 raid points who was ably supported by Manjeet who picked up 9 points. Anup Kumar became the sixth player in PKL to reach 500 raid points and Pardeep became the leading Super 10 scorer in PKL.
Patna entered the break with a 7 point lead
Pardeep Narwal and Anup Kumar started the proceedings of the game with an empty raid. Manjeet picked up the first point of the game with a successful raid, on the other hand, Jaipur picked up the first point with Sunil’s tackle on Pardeep Narwal. Both the teams started to exchange points on regular points and the lead kept on swinging like a pendulum. Pardeep picked up a super raid in the fourth minute, which gave Patna 5-3 lead, but Anup picked up a super raid and helped Jaipur to regain the lead. Both teams were tied at eight points each in the eighth minute, but Pardeep’s second super raid helped Patna to open up a three-point lead and reduced Jaipur to one man on the court. In the next minute, Patna inflicted an all-out on Jaipur after Amit’s self out and Pardeep’s touch on Deepak. Patna a from then on increased their lead and Pardeep finished the half with nine raid points, on the hand, Jaipur ended the half with Ajit’s bonus touch. Finally, Patna entered the break with a 22-15 lead.
Patna start their home leg with a win
As the second half started, Jaideep tackle Ajit off the mat with a powerful dash. Jaipur reduced the lead to six points with Anup’s super tackle on Pardeep. Jaipur forged a comeback by picking up some quick points and reduced the deficit to three points in the 25th minute. Pardeep picked up a super 10 in the next minute and made him the leading super 10 scorers in PKL. In the 31st minute, Patna inflicted another all-out on Jaipur and took a 33-21 lead with Pardeep’s successful raid. In the next minute, Anup picked up a super raid and reduced the deficit to nine points. However, Patna’s defense led by Jaideep and Vikas who picked up High 5’s and helped Patna to maintain their lead. Jaipur picked up quick four points in order to get at least one point from the game, but Vikas super tackle on Deepak helped Patna to win the game by 11 points.
Here are the match scores
PKL on Social Media
Here are some of the popular social media posts on the clash between Patna Pirates and Jaipur Pink Panthers.
Jaipur Pink Panthers tweet after the game
Full time: Captain @IamAnupK and @DeepakHooda5555 gave it their all but it just wasn’t enough on the night. Congratulations on the win, Pirates!#PATvJAI #RoarForPanthers #JaiHanuman pic.twitter.com/kQwQdgiFOG
— Jaipur Pink Panthers (@JaipurPanthers) October 26, 2018
Tweet by Pro Kabbadi after the match
Super Pardeep ke 👌 10s! 😍
— ProKabaddi (@ProKabaddi) October 26, 2018
Patna Pirates tweet after the game
अरे बिटवा, कर दिए न हमला! 💚💚
— Patna Pirates (@PatnaPirates) October 26, 2018