Patna Pirates started their campaign with a win over Puneri Paltan 30-24 in yesterday’s 6th match of Pro kabaddi league 2016 season 4. Defending champions Patna Pirates played like champions in the game. Let us take a look at the result and highlights of the match.
Pro Kabaddi 2016 Season 4 Result and Highlights, Puneri Paltan vs Patna Pirates 6th match Full Report
Right from the beginning of the match Patna Pirates maintained the lead over Puneri Paltan. Puneri Paltan after beating mighty U Mumba was a confident team. But they could not continue their good form in this match. Their defense looked pretty ordinary. They did not succeed in putting pressure on Patna Pirates at any point of the match. There were few errors which added the troubles for Puneri Paltan. They were all out for two times in the match.
On the other hand Patna Pirates were absolutely professional in their approach. Right from the start they showed their aggressive intent. Pradeep Narwal was successful for Patna Pirates. They maintained the upper hand over Puneri Paltan throughout the match. They fetched extra points through all outs.
At one stage Puneri Paltan looked like they are pulling things back in thier favour. The score became 16-17 where Puneri Paltan managed to reduce the lead upto 1 point which was 4 points initially. However Puneri Paltan could not hold it for long. They lost the momentum and eventually the match. Ajay Thakur did not perform to his best.
In the last 5 minutes it was 24-20. Puneri Paltan had to lift their game. But Patna Pirates exceed the lead upto six points and ensured that Puneri Paltan would be out of the contest. Thus Patna Pirates defeated a confident team Puneri Paltan 30-24 much like champoins.