Patna Pirates win champion’s battle against Bengaluru Bulls

On the last day of week eight in Vivo Pro Kabaddi League season eight, three times champion Patna Pirates cruise past season 6 winner Bengaluru Bulls 36-34. This is the seventh consecutive win of Pirates in PKL 8.

It was a neck to neck battle between the two teams. Patna Pirates did it better in the offense & defense. They inflicted an all-out on Bengaluru Bulls. The half-time score was 19-14 in favour of Pirates.

The second half witnessed fight back from Bengaluru Bulls team. They got Patna Pirates all-out in the last three minutes. The score was equal but Pirate’s Sachin & their defense made sure their team wins it.

Patna raider Monu Goyat picked up 9 raid points. Sachin scored 5 raid points. Sunil & Mohammadreza Chiyaneh corner duo earned massive 6 tackle points each. Sajin C notched up 3 tackle points.

Bulls skipper Pawan Kumar scored 7 raid points. Chandran Ranjit took 2 tackle & 6 raid points. Bharat had 4 raid points. He crossed ‘100 Raid Points’ in PKL 8. Saurabh Nandal got 4 tackle points.

Best Raider: Monu Goyat – Patna Pirates – 9 Raid Points                         

Best Defenders: 

Mohammadreza Chiyaneh – Patna Pirates – 6 Tackle Points

Sunil – Patna Pirates – 6 Tackle Points