Pro Kabaddi 2018: Defending champion Patna Pirates recorded the first victory this season. Patna defeated UP Yoddha by 43-41 in a match at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium on Thursday. Pardeep Narwal was impressive and scored 16 points.
In Uttar Pradesh, Srikanth Jadhav scored 12 pounds. Patna’s defense department has done well in this match. The UP 4-1 leads to two minutes of play. In the third minute, Dubki King Pardeep made his first point and Patna 3-5 lead. In this phase, Rishank Devadiga has two points ahead of UP. Pardeep Narwal scored three points in the two riders and reduced the opponent’s lead to one point.
In the 14th minute, the opponent got out and both teams reached 20-20. In the last five minutes, Patna took six points and made 21-20 in the lead. In the second half, Patna, who lost the opponent, increased the lead with 24-21. In the final stages of the game, the two teams made the match as a tug of war with the defense and points earning points against the attacking game. But finally … Defending champions Patna Pirates hit the victory.
In the Another match in the same zone, the Bengal Warriors scuttled the Tamil Thalaivas with a score of 36-27. Tamil Thalaivas lost their 4th consecutive match in their home ground. Surjeet Singh’s Bengal Warriors begins their pro kabaddi season 6th campaign with a great win as they defeated Tamil Thalaivas with 36-27.
It was a complete all-rounder performance from the team Bengal warriors as they collected points at crucial moments. For Tamil Thalaivas point of view, skipper Ajay Thakur wasn’t in good touch and it was affected their performance.