Finally winning series of Patna Pirates came to halt yesterday. Dabang Delhi stopped Patna Pirates (33-15) by huge difference at Patliputra Sports Complex, Patna. It was one side game and it was major set back for Patna Pirates at home in Pro Kabaddi 2016 season 4. Let us see the match result and highlights in details.
After winning 5 consecutive matches, one would never imagine that hosts will be thrashed in such a manner in front of home crowd. They could not recover at any point of the match from the early setback. This is all happening in Pro Kabaddi 2016 season 4 as it is very difficult to predict the result of any match. No team can be underestimated.
Pradeep Narwal opened the scoring account for Patna Pirates. But after that they had to wait for another 5 minutes to take points. Till that time Dabang Delhi had scored 5 points. So the score was 5-3 after the 6th minute of the match. Dabang Delhi had lead of 2 points. Till first half time the score was 11-7 and Dabang Delhi had lead of 4 points. In the first half Meraj Shaikh could not score through raiding for Dabang Delhi and Kuldeep singh failed to fetch raid points for Patna Pirates.
The second half of the match totally belonged to Dabang Delhi. Meraj Shaikh was impressive in it. Dabang Delhi inflicted all out at 25th minute of the match. The score was 17-8. The pressure was on Patna Pirates for the first time in the tournament. They could not handle this pressure and lead.
At 30th minute of the match Dabang Delhi inflicted another all out and now the lead was 26-9. After that Patna Pirates tried hard to come back but the efforts were not enough. At last the match finished at 33-15 score. It was the lowest ever score for Patna Pirates in the Pro Kabaddi League history.