Pro Kabaddi 2017 Highlights: Bengaluru Bulls vs Jaipur Pink Panthers, Bengaluru Bulls vs Jaipur Pink Panthers
So that is all from tonight. We witnessed two great matches. U Mumba and Jaipur Pink Panthers take the honours tonight. Do join us tomorrow for all the action from Pro Kabaddi 2017. Meanwhile, yu can check the PKL 5 points table here.
10:24 PM: So that is it Jaipur Pink Panthers beat Bengaluru Bulls 30-28. This is just second win for Panthers this season.
10:07 PM: Jaipur Pink Panthers have now gained a decent lead. It is 27-16 in their favour. 10 minutes to go and Bulls will be hoping for revival here.
9:55 PM: After the half-time, Jaipur Pink Panthers continue to lead.
9:44 PM: Neck and neck competition going on at the moment. Jasvir Singh is leading Jaipur’s charge.
9:29 PM: Jaipur Pink Panthers start with an early lead. Jasvir Singh has earned two valuable points thus far.
9:12 PM: Bengaluru Bulls vs Jaipur Pink Panthers about to begin
9:08 PM: That is it! U Mumba register an impressive win. At half-time they were long way behind UP Yoddha’s but fought back hard to turn the tide in their favour. Rishank Devadiga scored most points in the match. he collected 14 points. However, it was U Mumba’s Shabeer Bappu who stoles the show. His 13 points came at a crucial side for his side. U Mumba were trailing at one stage and then made a fine comeback.
8:58 PM: U Mumba have now taken the lead. What a turnaround of events this been. Shabeer Bappu with 12 points has been instrumental in U Mumba’s revival.
8:46 PM: What a comeback by U Mumba. They now trail by just two points. It is 25-23 now. At one stage it was 20 each. We are set for a close finish.
8:30 PM: Half Time
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8:24 PM: UP Yoddha’s continue to manage an impressive lead. It is 15-10 at the moment. U Mumba will be looking to make a comeback through Shabeer Bappu, who has so far accumulated three points.
8:17 PM: Ten minutes into the first half and UP Yoddha’s lead 12-6. Nitin Tomar has been impressive thus far.
Hello and welcome India.com’s LIVE coverage of Pro Kabaddi League 2017. As inter zone challenge continues, action in the league shifts to Baby Banarasi Ds Indoor Stadium in Lucknow. In tonight’s first match, UP Yodhha’s will face off against U Mumba and then later in the night, Bengaluru Bulls will square off against Jaipur Pink Panthers. Stay with us as we provide you the live updates of these matches.
UP Yoddha vs U Mumba
Fifth placed U Mumba from Zone A will be hoping to put their winning momentum back on track as they meet third placed UP Yoddha’s from Zone B. With three wins on their back, U Mumba start as favourites in this contest. The Anup Kumar-led side has thus far won two matches out of four.
On the other hand, UP Yoddha’s have won three matches out of five. The team has been involved in one defeat and a tie.
Bengaluru Bulls vs Jaipur Pink Panthers
In the second contest of the night, Zone B topper Bengaluru Bulls face bottom-placed Jaipur Pink Panthers from Zone A . While Bulls have played eight matches thus far, Panthers have relatively played the lesser number of games, that is three.
It will be interesting to see how Pink Panthers operate in this crucial inter zone challenge contest.