Puneri Paltan Vs Benguluru Bulls match 55 was played yesterday at Thyagaraj Sports Complex, Delhi in Pro Kabaddi 2016 season 4. Puneri Paltan beat Benguluru Bulls in a tight match. Let us see the match result and highlights in details.
Puneri Paltan got phenomenal start in the match. In the first 5 minutes they had the lead of 4-1. It was predominantly due to their strong defense. They were not allowing Benguluru Bulls raiders to go through their defense. On the other Benguluru Bulls’ defense was a bit up and down. Nitin Tomar was impressive last night. Rohit was also tackled initially. After 7 minutes the Puneri Paltan were leading the game 6-1.
Deepak Niwas Hooda was blocked by Surendra Nada in a super tackle and Benguluru Bulls reduced the lead a bit. But Puneri Paltan were taking the points consistently. So after 10 minutes the Puneri Paltan were leading the game 8-5. Meanwhile Mohit saved possible all out for couple of times of Benguluru Bulls and with super tackle Benguluru Bulls managed to reduce the lead to 10-9 and 9 minutes were left for first half. Now the game was interesting.
Benguluru Bulls leveled the things as 10-10. They turned the tables. It was like a miracle. Puneri Paltan kept losing points at regular intervals and Benguluru Bulls inflicted all out and with 3 minutes to go Benguluru Bulls had the lead of 18-11. Till the first half the lead was extended to 21-12 by Benguluru Bulls.
Second was going to be interesting. Puneri Paltan started coming back into the match. It was amazing to watch. Manjeet Chillar was excellent in the come back. At 25th minute the score was 23-17. Puneri Paltan inflicted all out and the score was now 23-22. Benguluru Bulls had 1 point lead. Ajay Thakur in do-or-die raid brought and Puneri Paltan took the lead again 24-23. Yogesh again leveled to 24-24. The match was absolutely nerve racking.
Final 10 minutes were left. Puneri Pultan took the lead to 28-24. The momentum was shifted to Puneri Pultan. They inflicted another all out and they had the lead 32-26. Last 5 minutes were left and the score was 32-27. 3 minutes were left and the score was 33-29. 2 minutes and the score was 34-31.
Manjeet Chillar was exceptional last night. He not only contributed in the win but he did 11 record tackle points due to which Puneri Pultan won the match.