The defending champions are in top form. Patna Pirates defeated Bengaluru Bulls (31-25) last night at Patliputra Sports Complex, Patna in Pro Kabaddi 2016 season 4. Patna Pirates started their home matches with a win. This was their 4th consecutive victory. Let us see the match result and highlights in details.
Bengaluru Bulls failed to keep their winning momentum. They lost against Patna Pirates by 6 points. At the moment Bengaluru Bulls are at 4th position in the points table while Patna Pirates with 4 wins in 4 matches are at 3rd spot in the points table.
The star raider of Bengaluru Bulls Rohit kumar was pushed out early in the match by Patna Pirates. The defense was not so good for Bengaluru Bulls. Patna Pirates were better in both defense and raiding as compared to Bengaluru Bulls. Patna Pirates inflicted all out at 13th minute of the match and the score was 12-9. Thereafter Patna Pirates successfully maintained the lead of 3 points till the first half time. Till the first half time the score was 15-12.
Rohit Kumar’s failure troubled Bengaluru Bulls a lot in the first half. But in second half he came back. He opened his scoring account in second half and performed really well in second half. But the efforts were not enough as his team could not come out of trouble. At one stage the score was 21-20. But later on things changed and Patna Pirates extended the lead further. After that Bengaluru Bulls could not catch up Patna Pirates.
In the last raid by Patna Pirates, Bengaluru Bulls made a supertackle but it just reduced the margin of defeat. Finally the match ended in 31-25 score.