Pro Kabaddi League season 6: Gujarat Fortunegiants defeated Patna Pirates by 45-27, This is the 12th win in 17 matches of Gujarat Fortunegiants
Delhi: Thanks to the excellent performance of Sachin and Parvesh Bhainswal, Gujarat Fortunegiants defeated current champion Patna Pirates by 45-27 in the Inter-Zone Challenge Week match of the Pro Kabaddi League season 6 (PKL) here on Tuesday. With this spectacular victory, Gujarat Fortunegiants has also taken revenge for the defeat in Patna last season. This is the 12th win in 17 matches of Gujarat Fortunegiants and the team has now 68 points and it is the second Spot in Zone-A.
At the same time, the three-time champion Patna Pirates has suffered the 7th loss in 16 matches. The team is in second place in Zone-A with 46 points. The Gujarat team was ahead of 8 points in the first half of the match played at the Thyagaraj Indoor Stadium in Delhi. It seemed that Patna Pirates would make a comeback in the second half, but Fortunegiants did not allow the current winner to stay anywhere in the match with a consistent score.
For Gujarat Fortunegiants, Sachin scored 9 raid Points, Prapanjan scored has 8 raid points and Parvesh Bhainswal brought up the defence with eight tackle points that translated into a definitive High 5. The team has 22 points from the Raid, 17 points from the tackle and 6 points of All-Out. Apart from Jawahar (5 Tackle Points) from Patna, Vikas Jaglan, Deepak Narwal and Manjeet scored 4-4 Raid points. Patna got 13 points from Raid, 13 from Tackle and one additional point.
Best Raider: Sachin (9 Raid Points)
Best Defender: Parvesh Bhainswal (8 Tackle Points)
Best Raider: Deepak Narwal (4 Raid Points)
Best Defender: Jawahar (5 Tackle Points)