Pro Kabaddi League – Season 6 – MATCH-111-JAIPUR PINK PANTHERS VS PUNERI PALTAN
Match 111 of Pro Kabaddi League season 6, held on Dec 14, saw the Jaipur Pink Panthers play against Puneri Paltan.
Sunil Siddhgavali superb defensive effort inspired Jaipur to a 36-23 win over Paltan in their opening Home Fixture at Tau Devilal Sports Complex in Panchkula. Siddhgavali top-scored for Jaipur with eight tackle points ably supported by Amit Kumar with High 5 followed up by Deepak who picked up eight raid points.
Jaipur battle it out in first half
Deepak Hooda and More GB started the proceedings of the game with a successful raid. Both the sides were neck on the neck at four points each until the fifth minute. Pawar’s touch point followed up by Deepak’s three points in two raids reduced Paltan to a single player on the mat. In the 10th minute, Jaipur inflicted an all-out on Paltan with Sunil’s tackle on Sandeep to take a 12-7 lead. After returning to the mat Jaipur went on a killing spree as they did not allow Paltan to pick up even a single point until the next all-out. In the 17th minute Sunil completed his High 5 with an ankle hold on Sandeep and reduced them to a single player on the mat. In the next minute, Jaipur inflicted an all-out on Paltan with Deepak’s successful raid to take a 21-8 lead. The half ended with Sandeep Narwal’s touch on Dhull and Jaipur entered the break with a huge 21-9 lead.
Jaipur kick started their home campaign with a huge victory
As the second half started, Deepak and Ajinkya scored the first two points of the half. However, Sandeep’s two-point raid followed up by More’s successful raid reduced the deficit to 10 points. From then both the sides kept on exchanging points between them and kept the scorecard ticking. Rajesh’s touch point in the 38th minute reduced Jaipur to three men on the court. However, Sunil’s super tackle on Rajesh followed up by Sandeep’s super tackle on Narwal increased Jaipur’s lead to 34-23. In the last minute, Amit Kumar completed his High 5 with an ankle hold on Rajesh Mondal. In the end, Jaipur won their first game at home in a convincing manner.
Here are the match scores
PKL on Social Media
Here are some of the popular social media posts on the clash between Jaipur Pink Panthers and Puneri Paltan.
Jaipur Pink Panthers tweet after the game
— Jaipur Pink Panthers (@JaipurPanthers) December 14, 2018
Tweet by Pro Kabbadi after the match
— ProKabaddi (@ProKabaddi) December 14, 2018
Puneri Paltan tweet after the game
— Puneri Paltan (@PuneriPaltan) December 14, 2018