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Pro Kabaddi 2022: Patna Pirates and Puneri Paltan tie a thrilling match

Two young teams Patna Pirates and Puneri Paltan play out a tie after a roller coaster of the game which ended at 34-34.

Pro Kabaddi 2022: Patna Pirates and Puneri Paltan tie a thrilling match

Patna Pirates and its defence in action against Puneri Paltan. (Credits- Pro Kabaddi)


The Bridge Desk

Updated: 8 Oct 2022 4:09 PM GMT

Puneri Paltan's Aslam Inamdar put up a fantastic performance to help his team attain a seven-point lead in the first half, but the three-time champions Patna Pirates fought back through raider Sachin's efforts in the second half and ensured that the game ended in a tie at 34-34.

Aslam Inamdar and Mohit Goyat chipped in raids to help Puneri Paltan put their noses in front at 5-3 in the 5th minute. Patna Pirates' defender Sunil pulled off a couple of fantastic tackles, but Puneri Paltan kept inching forward.

However, the Pirates inflicted an ALL-OUT in the 11th minute to take a three-point lead at 12-9. But, moments later, Puneri Paltan reduced Patna to two members on the mat and regained the lead at 15-13.

Soon after, Puneri Paltan's Alankar Patil tackled Rohit Gulia to carry an ALL-OUT. The team from Pune rode on the momentum and led comfortably at 23-16 at the end of the first half.

The Pirates showed a bit more urgency in the second half. Sachin chipped in with a couple of raids as the Pirates got closer to Puneri's score.

In the 27th minute, the Patna side effected an ALL OUT and gained the lead at 26-24. Soon after, Rohit Gulia pulled off a magnificent raid to help the Pirates widen their lead.

However, the Pune side fought back through raids from Akash Shinde and Aslam Inamdar and levelled the scores at 30-30. Both sides kept winning points in tandem and were locked at 34-34 in the final minute of the match. However, the Patna Pirates and Puneri Paltan tread carefully and were satisfied with a tied result in the end.

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