Pro Kabaddi League – Season 6 – MATCH-89-DABANG DELHI VS JAIPUR PINK PANTHERS
Match 89 of Pro Kabaddi League season 6, held on Nov 30, saw the Dabang Delhi play against Jaipur Pink Panthers.
Dabang Delhi kick-started their home leg with a 48-35 win over Jaipur at Thyagaraj Sports Complex in Delhi. Meraj top-scored for Delhi with 15 raid points ably supported by Ravinder with 5 Tackle points, on the other hand, Deepak top-scored for Jaipur with 20 raid points on a losing cause.
Delhi battle out in first half
Meraj started the proceedings of the game with a brilliant 3-point raid after Anup’s unsuccessful raid. However, Jaipur leveled the scores at four points each after Deepak’s two successive raids followed up by a tackle on Ranjit. In the 10th minute, Delhi took a 10-6, lead on courtesy of Meraj and Naveen’s successful raids. In the next minute, Delhi inflicted an all-out on Jaipur with Meraj’s brilliant super raid and increased their lead to eight points. A couple of minutes later Ranjit’s two successful raids followed up by a tackle on Anup reduced Jaipur to three men on the court. In the 15th minute, Delhi inflicted another all-out on Jaipur with Meraj successful raid and took a 24-8 lead. In the last minute of the half, Meraj completed, his super 10 with a touch point and Jaipur ended with Anup’s bonus touch. Finally, Delhi entered the break with a huge 29-10 lead.
Delhi started their home leg with a huge win
As the second half started, Meraj reduced Jaipur to a single player on the court with a touch point. In the next minute, Delhi inflicted their third all-out on Jaipur with Pahal’s tackle on Ajinkya and took a 33-11 lead. Deepak’s quick raid points and Ajinkya’s two-point raid reduced Delhi to a single player on the court. In the 30th minute, Jaipur inflicted an all-out on Delhi with Mohit tackle on Naveen and reduced the deficit to 14 points. In the 32nd minute, Hooda completed his sixth super 10 of this season with a touch point on Narwal. Both the sides then exchanged points between them and kept the scorecard ticking. Pahal completed his High 5 with an ankle hold on Pawar. Delhi raced to a 15-point lead with two minutes left in the game after Ranjit’s two-point raid. Deepak then scored five points for his team from two raids, which included a super raid. Meraj ended the game with a successful touch on Amit. Delhi started their home leg with a huge win.
Here are the match scores
PKL on Social Media
Here are some of the popular social media posts on the clash between Dabang Delhi and Jaipur Pink Panthers.
Dabang Delhi tweet after the game
— Dabang Delhi KC (@DabangDelhiKC) November 30, 2018
Tweet by Pro Kabbadi after the match
— ProKabaddi (@ProKabaddi) November 30, 2018
Jaipur Pink Panthers tweet after the game
Congratulations @DabangDelhiKC! Well played.
— Jaipur Pink Panthers (@JaipurPanthers) November 30, 2018