Pro Kabaddi League – Season 6 – MATCH-127-TAMIL THALAIVAS VS HARYANA STEELERS
Match 127 of Pro Kabaddi League season 6, held on Dec 25, saw the Haryana Steelers play against Tamil Thalaivas.
Tamil Thalaivas and Haryana Steelers played out a thrilling 40-40 draw at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Indoor Stadium at Kolkata. Ajay top scored in the game with 17 raid points, while both Monu and Vikas returned with super 10’s for Haryana Steelers.
Thalaivas entered the break with a 2-point lead.
Ajay Thakur started the proceedings of the game with a successful raid. Haryana picked up their first point of the night with Parveen’s ankle hold on Ajay Thakur. However, Monu’s three points in two raids leveled the scores at six points each. In the next raid, Goyat’s tackle on Sukesh gave Haryana a lead for the first time in the game. Thalaivas took an 11-9 lead on courtesy of Ajay’s successful raid, but Haryana leveled the scores with Parveen’s super tackle on Ajay at 11 points. Anand’s three successive raid points gave Thalaivas a 16-14 lead at the break.
Thalaivas and Haryana finished their season with a thrilling draw
As the second half started Thalaivas inflicted an all-out on Haryana with Amit’s thigh hold on Prateek to take a 19-15 lead. Haryana leveled the scores at 20 points each after Monu’s two-point raid followed up by Vikas touch on Pradap. Monu and Vikas reduced Thalaivas to two men on the court. In the 25th minute, Haryana inflicted an all-out on Thalaivas with Vikas two-point raid to take a 27-23 lead. Post the all-out Ajay reduced the deficit to one point with a brilliant super raid. Ajay’s touch on Parveen reduced Haryana to three players on the mat. In the 30th minute, Thalaivas inflicted another all-out on Haryana with Ajay’s super raid to take a 32-28, lead and he completed his super 10 in the process. In the next minute, Monu completed his super 10 with a two-point raid. In the 36th minute, Haryana leveled the scores at 36 points each after Monu’s two-point raid followed up by Vikas successful raid. Sunil’s back hold on Ajay in the last minute changed the entire course of the game as Vikas managed to get a touch in the last raid to level the scores at 40 points each. That successful raid gave Vikas a super 10.
Here are the match scores
PKL on Social Media
Here are some of the popular social media posts on the clash between Haryana Steelers and Tamil Thalaivas.
Haryana Steelers tweet after the game
तमिल थलाइवाज़ और स्टीलर्स के बीच सीज़न 6 का आखिरी मुकाबला टाई हुआ
— Haryana Steelers (@HaryanaSteelers) December 25, 2018
Tweet by Pro Kabbadi after the match
They tried, they tested and they tied! 🤜💥🤛
— ProKabaddi (@ProKabaddi) December 25, 2018
Tamil Thalaivas tweet after the game
Thank you for cheering us right from the beginning #TamilVeerans. You’ve been with us in all our ups and downs, whistling for us, shouting for us, clapping for us. Thank you for making #IdhuNammaAatam and making us the Thalaivas. Cheer on! See you all next season!#VivoProkabaddi
— Tamil Thalaivas (@tamilthalaivas) December 25, 2018