Live Updates

  • 9:10 PM IST

    That will be all for today. Thank you for joining us.

  • 9:09 PM IST

  • 9:07 PM IST

    That is it, Patna Pirates are into the finals of PKL 2017 as they defeat Bengal Warriors 47-44.

  • 9:04 PM IST

    This is turning out to be a nail-biter as Bengal Warriors are trailing by just three points now. Score is 43-46 in favour of Patna.

  • 9:02 PM IST

    Bengal Warriors have won two more points for successful raid and they just trail by 7 points currently.

  • 9:00 PM IST

    Super Raid by Bengal Warriors and they have won 4 points for that. BEN 35-44 PAT

  • 8:59 PM IST

    Just 3 minutes to go and Patna Pirates are leading 44-31. They are on the verge of entering the finals.

  • 8:58 PM IST

    Pardeep has reached another milestone, 600 raid point in PKL.

  • 8:54 PM IST

  • 8:53 PM IST

    Pardeep goes in for the surrender and inflicts the third all-out of the night for Patna Pirates. PAT 40-27 BEN

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.