New Delhi: Hello and welcome to India.com’s Live blog of Qualifier 2 of Pro Kabaddi League Season 5. Bengal Warriors are all set to take on defending champions Patna Pirates in the Qualifier 2 of PKL 2017 at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai.
Bengal Warriors will come into the game on the back of a loss against the Gujarat Fortunegiants, who sealed the spot in the finals. On the other hand, Patna Pirates are coming off consecutive wins from their last two eliminators against the Haryana Steelers and the Puneri Paltan.
Tonight’s game will be, do or die for both the teams as the winner of this fixture will make it to the summit clash of the tournament which is to be held on Saturday evening at the same venue.
The head-to-head between these two teams stand narrowly in favour of the Bengal Warriors because their two matches have ended in a tie and the sole win for the Warriors was by a narrow margin of two points.
Meanwhile, after facing a huge defeat against Gujarat, Bengal will be eyeing to bounce back in this match and book their berth in final, while Patna will aim to continue their good form and outplay their opponents in order to defend their title.