And its over. Its a tie.
It’s a draw! (26-26) Unfortunately Gujarat couldn’t win all their games at home, but they remain unbeaten at
10:19 PM: Two points for the Bengal Warriors as Sachin and Faizal fail to keep the Warrior raider in. (21-23)
10:10 PM: Ten minutes to go until full-time, and Gujarat are two points behind. Time to turn the table and take charge. (17-19)
10:08 PM: Sachin’s toe touches Deepak Narwal out. Gujarat inch closer. Bengal 19 – 17 Gujarat
10:03 PM: Maninder Singh perishes in a Do-or-Die Raid as Gujarat inch closer. Bengal 17 – 13 Gujarat
Second half begins.
And its half time.
Gujarat Fortunegiants 10-14 Bengal Warriors
9:48 PM: Sachin earning a raid point right before the half-time break is almost traditional now. Score stands at 10-14 in favour of Bengal.
9:45 PM: Bengal lead 7-9 with only Sunil Kumar and Fazel left on the mat. Are we looking at an All-out for the
9:44 PM: Bengal’s defence doesn’t allow a point to raider Sukesh in a Do-or-Die Raid and he is out. Bengal 9-7 Gujarat
9:40 PM: Captain Sukesh with a solid raid as he gets a touch off Bengal Warriors captain Po Surjeet Singh. Gujarat lead 7-6
9:26 PM: Sunil comes on for Gujarat’s first raid of the night, and the skipper earns a point. 1-1 is the score.
Up next is Gujarat Fortunegiants vs Bengal Warriors. Stay tuned for LIVE updates.
And its over! Delhi beat Tamil Thalaivas
Super Raid from Delhi captain Meraj Sheykh wins the match. The three points fetched Delhi a much-needed victory!
Dabang Delhi 30-29 Tamil Thalaivas
9:09 PM: Shubham Palkar gets a raid point for Delhi. And the defence gets them another point. 27-28 now.
9:03 PM: With 2 minutes to go, will Thalaivas inch to another win?? 27-28 with a one point lead
9:02 PM: Timeout taken by Delhi as they trail by 3 points. The scoreboard reads 25-28 for Delhi.
8:57 PM: With less than 4 minutes to go, the scores stand at 23-27. Tamil Thalaivas are almost there.
8:55 PM: All out by Thalaivas! 3 points up on the scoreboard!! Scores stand at 22-25!
8:44 PM: The gap is getting wider by each passing moment. Delhi trail 16-19 at the moment with a timeout taken.
8:42 PM: A super tackle by Sunil, Abolfazl and Meraj. 16-17 for Delhi. Its getting better for Delhi. Are they sensing a comeback now?
8:40 PM: 13 minutes to go with scores standing at 13-17 with Tamil Thalaivas leading by 4 points
8:34 PM: Not an ideal start to the second half for Delhi. Tamil Thalaivas have been in an aggressive mood. They are leading 15-12.
Second half begins.
8:38 PM: Pradap and Vijay Kumar brings a super tackle with a strong dash. Half time scores level at 12 for both the
8:21 PM: Excellent work from Meraj Sheykh as he gets a point in the Do-or-die raid. 8-7 the score right now for Delhi
8:16: Slender lead of 1 point for Delhi at the moment. Terrific match for Delhi so far. 7-6
8:13 PM: A thigh five by Amit Hooda as Thalaivas pin down a do or die raid from the Dabangs
8: 08 PM: Ravi gets the second point and is Delhi’s 50th successful raid in the fifth season.
8:05 PM: Delhi captain Meraj Sheykh opened the point account in the first minute.
Hello and welcome to India.com’s LIVE coverage of Pro Kabaddi League 2017. Tonight Dabang Delhi KC will face Tamil Thalaivas in the first match, and then Gujarat Fortunegiants will lock horns with Bengal Warriors in the Inter Zone Challenge Week matches. Stay with us as we provide you with the LIVE Updates of Pro Kabaddi 2017.
Dabang Delhi KC vs Tamil Thalaivas (Match 32)
Delhi began their Pro Kabaddi League campaign with a win but have been unsuccessful in following up. They have lost four matches on the trot. They sit fifth in the Zone A points table and remain desperate to get back to winning ways. Also check: PKL 5 Points Table
Skipper Meraj Sheykh will have to be consistent with his performances. However, the youngsters in the game have come up to the fore but will need more support from their defenders. Nilesh Shinde will also have to up his defensive game if his team wants to get back to winning ways.
Thalaivas on the other hand, are unbeaten in their last two matches with a win and a draw. They remain at the bottom of the Zone B points table with 10 points from 4 matches. Captain Ajay Kumar has been inconsistent and his form remains inconsistent. However, their defender Amit Hooda has picked up form lately.
Gujarat Fortunegiants vs Bengal Warriors (Match 33)
Gujarat appear unstoppable at the moment with five successive wins at home. They are comfortably sitting top of the Zone A points table with 33 points from 8 matches. Coach Manpreet Singh has remained influential in preparing his boys for the big stage.
Their raiding and defence have both clicked and they’re playing their best game till now. Gujarat play their last match at home and will look to end the run on a winning note.
On the other hand, Bengal Warriors are facing a crisis of their own. They come into this match with back-to-back defeats. They are 5th in the Zone B points table after 4 games. Maninder Singh and Jang Kun Lee looked unstoppable in the earlier matches but their form has dipped in the past two games. Defenders Surjeet Singh and Ran Singh need to get get back to their best to avoid the Gujarat juggernaut.