Hello and welcome to Sportstar’s coverage of the ProKabaddi fixture between Bengaluru Bulls vs Jaipur Pink Panthers in Hyderabad on Wednesday.
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The Scores will read as Bengaluru Vs Jaipur:
FUL-TIME UPDATE: Jaipur Pink Panthers beat Bengaluru Bulls 45-25.
25-45 The game ends with a consolation point for the Bulls’ defence as Ajith fails to take any point in the last do-or-die raid of the game.
24-45 Another SUPER TACKLE from the defence of Jaipur. This time it was Neeraj, who fails to take a point and escape from Sunil’s hold.
24-43 Lucky and Sunil Kumar have done tremendous work to catch Bharat for a SUPER TACKLE!
24-41 Bharat completes his Super-10 as he picks Sahul Kumar.
23-41 Bonus for Arjun, but he has been tackled this time.
22-40 Sachin Narwal picks up Ankush with a hand touch within seconds.
21-40 A perfectly timed dubki by Neeraj Narwal to escape from the back hold of Reza Mirbagheri.
20-40 Vikash Kandola fails yet again during a raid. As he was engulfed by Jaipur’s solid-looking defence.. Reza gets his point!
20-39 V Ajith Kumar goes out of bounds while raiding, a point to the Bulls.
19-39 Sunil Kumar tackles Bharat, and the only hope for Bengaluru has been out of form today as he has been tackled sixth time in the 16 raids he did today.
19-38 Arjun has to go out as Sudhakar tackles him with a single thigh hold.
18-38 Both teams are trading blows as Vikash takes the point of V Ajith Kumar this time.
17-38 Ajith Kumar goes in the raid to remove Sachin with a hand touch.
17-37 Sachin Narwal goes in the raid and gets a tag on Ankush.
16-37 Arjun goes in the raid and attempts a touchpoint on Ran Singh, and he might have gone out in the lobby, but the refs did not think so. However, Jaipur reviews this one and the recap shows that Ran goes out of bounds. A point to Jaipur as the review is successful.
16-36 Reza Mirbagheri gets his third point in defence and tackles Neeraj Narwal.
16-35 Arjun gets a tag on Bharat.
16-34 Neeraj Narwal goes in the raid and finally gets his first point from the game as he picks up Lucky Sharma.
15-34 Reza Mirbagheri continues his good form as he tackled Vikash this time.
15-33 Ajith claims a bonus and gets one.
15-32 A brilliant SUPER TACKLE initiated by Reza to tame the lanky beast - Bharat.
15-30 A bonus for Arjun.
15-29 Ankush tries for a dash on lanky Bharat, but he escapes and goes away with a flash.
14-29 Bharat gets his 8th point of the game, he picks Sahul this time.
13-29 Arjun picks Vikash this time! Another Super 10 for him!
13-28 Bharat takes the touchpoint of Sunil Kumar.
12-28 Ajith tries to escape with a jump above Mayur, but the defenders were quick enough to pounce and attack his legs to tackle him for a point.
11-28 Vikash picks up Sahul Kumar in the do-or-die raid.
10-28 Arjun comes in the do-or-die raid and escapes with not one but two touchpoints. Poor defence by the Bulls. Aman and Mahender Singh have to go out.
10-26 The Panthers look so solid today. Ankush charged on Neeraj and dashed him out to take a point.
10-25 A bonus for Deshwal to end the first half.
10-24 Sahul Kumar tackles Bharat, and the woes continue for the Bulls.
9-23 Arjun Deshwal in the clean-up act as Panthers enforced a second all-out on the Bulls as he picks both Mayur Kadam and Saurabh Nandal to sweep them.
9-19 Bharat fails to take a point in the do-or-die raid, and V Ajith Kumar tackles him to haunt the Bulls with the second all-out.
9-18 Arjun gets a tag on Aman in the do-or-die raid.
9-17 Neeraj Narwal goes in the do-or-die raid, and Ankush pounces on him to take his point in defence.
9-16 Mayur Kadam in return tackled Ajith in the do-or-die raid.
8-16 Ankush tackled Vikash, who came in the do-or-die raid.
8-15 Ajith goes in the raid and picks up Mahender Singh.
8-14 Bharat goes in the raid in front of a three-man defence and he did a blunder as he goes out of bounds in the lobby to give two unnecessary points being gifted to the Panthers.
8-12 A bonus for Arjun Deshwal in the raid.
8-11 Bharat takes Reza Mirbagheri this time.
7-11 Bharat has done what he is famous for, he has picked up three points of Ankush, Rahul Chaudhari and Sahul Kumar to enforce a SUPER RAID on the Panthers to close in the deficit!
4-11 A bonus for Deshwal.
4-10 Harmanjit Singh goes in the raid to avoid an all-out, but he fails to do so as Sunil Kumar goes for a tackle and is successfully doing that. There we go, Jaipur has inflicted an all-out of the Bulls.
3-7 Arjun picks up the touchpoint of Saurabh Nandal in the do-or-die raid, and the all-out is very near for Bengaluru as there is only one player on the mat for the Bulls.
3-6 Sachin Narwal goes in the do-or-die raid, and Ankush tackles him for a point.
3-5 An error from Neeraj Narwal, who gave his tag to V Ajith Kumar.
3-4 A bonus for Vikash in the do-or-die raid, but he has been ushered of this time.
2-3 Mahender Singh gets a tackle point of Arjun Deshwal as he goes for a thigh hold, and Arjun couldn’t do anything, but surrender.
1-3 V Ajith Kumar goes in the raid, and takes the touchpoint of Aman, who attempted an ankle hold on him.
1-2 Sahul Kumar gets his revenge instantly as he tackles Bharat to send him out on the bench.
1-1 Rahul Chaudhari continues to take a point in the first raid of the game, this time he picks up Neeraj Narwal.
1-0 Bharat goes in the raid, and starts the game with a point of Sahul.
Jaipur Pink Panthers won the toss, Bengaluru Bulls will raid first.
Bengaluru Bulls beat Jaipur Pink Panthers 37-31 in the previous encounter on 30th October.
Bengaluru Bulls: Bharat, Vikash Kandola, Mayur Kadam, Mahender Singh, Neeraj Narwal, Saurabh Nandal, Aman
Jaipur Pink Panthers: Arjun Deshwal, Rahul Chaudhari, Sahul Kumar, V Ajith Kumar, Sunil Kumar, Reza Mirbagheri, Ankush
Bengaluru Bulls: Bharat
Jaipur Pink Panthers: Ankush
Played: 16 | Bengaluru Bulls: 8 | Jaipur Pink Panthers: 7 | Tied: 1
Bengaluru Bulls has enjoyed a good season with 11 wins, six losses and one tie and they can go second in the standings with a win on Wednesday. Bharat has been the brightest star for the Bulls with 219 raid points. Vikash Kandola and Neeraj Narwal have also looked good in the raiding department with 101 and 71 raid points respectively. Defensively, Saurabh Nandal has led the team from the front with 54 tackle points. Aman and Mahender Singh have supported Nandal with 41 and 34 tackle points respectively while Neeraj Narwal has chipped in with 20 tackle points.
Raiding form, team performance and the race to the knockouts - we’ve discussed it all in our weekly Pro Kabaddi League live stream. Check out the full stream below:
Jaipur Pink Panthers
Meanwhile, Jaipur Pink Panthers has also been one of the top sides in the competition and it has 12 wins and six losses so far. Arjun Deshwal has been in dominant form for the Panthers this season with 229 raid points. He has got some support from Rahul Chaudhari and V Ajith Kumar who have contributed 55 and 51 raid points respectively. On the defensive front, Ankush has been their best performer with 67 tackle points. With 48 tackle points, Sunil Kumar has also supported Ankush, while Sahul Kumar has managed 33 tackle points.
WHEN AND WHERE TO WATCH
The Bengaluru Bulls vs Jaipur Pink Panthers Pro Kabaddi Season 9 game will be telecast live on the Star Sports Network and Disney+ Hotstar from 7:30 PM onwards on Wednesday, November 30.