PKL: Gujarat Fortunegiants gets the better of Jaipur Pink Panthers

Gujarat Fortunegiants beat Jaipur Pink Panthers 29-23 in the first inter-zone wildcard match of Pro Kabaddi League season 5 on Friday.

Action during a Pro Kabaddi League match between Gujarat Fortunegiants and Jaipur Pink Panthers at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on Friday.   -  PTI

Gujarat Fortunegiants beat Jaipur Pink Panthers 29-23 in the first inter-zone wildcard match of Pro Kabaddi League season 5, here on Friday.

It was a closely-fought encounter but Gujarat held its nerves as it inflicted an all out in the 39th minute to win the match. Chandran Ranjit scored seven raid points for Gujarat Fortunegiants.

MATCH CENTRE: Gujarat Fortunegiants vs Jaipur Pink Panthers

Jaipur’s strong point, their defence, fluffed its lines at crucial moments as it suffered another defeat.

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Gujarat Fortunegiants is on top of the table in Zone A with 72 points from 19 matches. Jaipur Pink Panthers is fifth with 45 points from 16 matches. In another match, Bengal Warriors got the better of Puneri Paltan 25-19.