Welcome to the live coverage of the 1st fixture of 29th October of the Pro Kabaddi League 2022 between Bengaluru Bulls and Dabang Delhi at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex, Balewadi in Pune on Saturday.
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MATCH 2: TAMIL THALAIVAS VS DABANG DELHI
Scorers read Bengaluru vs Delhi:
FULL-TIME UPDATE: Bengaluru Bulls defeated Dabang Delhi 47-33
47-43 Bharat gets a bonus and this will be his 20th point! He ended the game for Dabang Delhi!
46-43 Naveen takes Vikash Kandola out and will that be enough?
46-42 I have no words, Bharat, what have you done here? He has lived up to the occasion and has INFLICTED AN ALL-OUT to Dabang Delhi in the late seconds, and it is a SUPER RAID with a total of FIVE points! It will be curtains for Dabang Delhi.
41-42 Bharat is the hero for the Bulls, he is making sure that the Bulls stay in the game with constant points.
40-41 Saurabh Nandal has tackled Naveen once again and the game has turned the table certainly for sure.
39-41 Bharat will take two points and wait don’t go anywhere, the game is one for the BULLS! Ravi Kumar and Sandeep Dhull will go out.
37-41 Delhi has I NFLICTED another ALL-OUT on Bengaluru Bulls and this would be very tough for Bulls to try for a comeback here.
37-38 Anil tackled Bharat and they are closing in for another All-OUT with less than 3 minutes in the game.
37-37 Ashu Malik escapes away from the hold of Saurabh Nandal
37-36 Super tackle from Saurabh Nandal on Naveen and the Bulls are now in the lead.
35-36 Dabang Delhi is in the lead now, with brute strength shown by Vishal, he ran from the left corner to the right corner and ushered Vikash Kandola off the mat.
35-35 That is so clever by Naveen, he showed his pace and agility and gets the touchpoint of Aman. and with that Delhi has levelled the score again.
35-34 Ashu reduced the deficit to one point by taking Mahender’s point.
35-33 Delhi is making errors and giving freebies to the Bulls in the crucial part of the game, Vikash came in for a Do-Or-Die raid but Sandeep made things easy for him by going out of the mat and giving his point.
34-33 Bengaluru Bulls in the lead once again, Mahender tackled the man of the moment, Naveen!
33-33 Krishan Dhull levels the score here for Delhi, once again, Bharat is the man, he will go to the bench.
10 mins to the clock and the match are neck and neck with only one point of lead to the Bulls!
33-32 That’s poor from Narender Hooda, he gives his easy point to Ashu Malik while he was attempting a solo tackle on him.
33-31 Naveen fails this time and Saurabh Nandal gets his tackle point, Naveen has only been tackled three times in this match.
32-31 Bharat is too good for Dabang today, he comes in and goes with Ravi’s point.
31-31 Manjeet what have you done? He has taken not one, not two, not three but fell four points from the Bulls. Saurabh Nandal, Aman and Neeraj Narwal along with a bonus!
31-27 A lot has happened in the game, the pace of this game is so erratic, points galore in this match.
28-25 More GB gave his easy point to Naveen and he has INFLICTED an ALL-OUT on the Bulls.
28-22 Poor from Vikash, he gave his point to the defenders of Delhi and left his team with only one guy!
28-21 Naveen will get Aman’s touchpoint and the Bulls are now only with two men.
28-20 A bonus for Vikash Kandola who comes in and got the point in a do-or-die raid.
27-20 Naveen is so quick on the mat, he lured the right corner and Mayur Kadam fell for it, and with this Naveen completed his 8th consecutive SUPER 10!
27-19 Ashu Malik will get point this time, and Saurabh Nandal will go out.
27-18 Naveen takes the touch point of Bharat and he has traded the points.
27-17 Bharat takes Vijay Kumar’s hand touch point.
26-17 Ashu Malik comes in for a Do-or-Die raid and he will surely get a point going back, Mahender Singh will be the man to go out.
26-16 Vishal attempts an ankle hold on Vikash Kandola and he could not escape from his stronghold.
26-15 A bonus point for Naveen.
26-14 Neeraj Narwal on-song, Dabang is in serious trouble, Vijay Kumar and Krishan will go out.
24-14 Naveen Kumar will have his bonus but the Bulls have INFLICTED the second All-OUT in the first half itself, they have opened the floodgates.
21-13 Bharat takes the touchpoint of Sandeep Dhull and Delhi is now only left with one man on the court.
20-13 Bonus for Naveen again.
20-12 Bharat is unstoppable here, he gets another point in the form of Ashu Malik.
19-12 Bonus for Naveen
19-11 Oh my god, what just happened? Bharat wreaked havoc on Delhi! A SUPER RAID for him as Vishal, Vijay Kumar, Manjeet and Krishan will go out. A huge raid for Bharat, FOUR POINT RAID!
15-11 Ashu Malik will get the point for Delhi this time, he touches Aman.
15-10 Vikash Kandola gets a bonus.
14-10 Naveen fails again and will give away his point Mayur Kadam
13-10 Neeraj takes a quick bonus.
12-9 All-OUT has been INFLICTED on Dabang Delhi!
9-7 Vikash is the man in form for the Bulls here, this time Manjeet has to go out.
8-7 Points are being easily traded here, Ashu will take the point of Neeraj Narwal
8-6 Vikash increases the lead and takes the touchpoint of Ravi Kumar.
7-6 Bonus for Ashu Malik
6-6 Bharat takes Vishal’s point, the Bulls are back in the game.
5-6 Aman tamed the beast, and Naveen has to go out on the bench!
4-6 Vikash Kandola goes in for a raid and comes back with a point, wait, a point for both of them.
3-5 Manjeet fails to take a point and Saurabh Nandal will tackle him.
2-5 Vikash Kandola will take the good-looking Vishal from Delhi’s defence.
1-5 Delhi is denting Bulls early on, Vishal tackled Bharat and send him off the mat.
1-4 SUPER RAID from none other than Naveen. He gets a bonus and two additional touchpoints from Neeraj Narwal and Aman.
1-1 Neeraj is tentative on his first raid, he will take Krishan’s point.
0-1 The first point for Naveen and Delhi, Aman will go to the bench.
Dabang Delhi won the toss, Bengaluru Bulls to raid first.
Dabang Delh: Naveen Kumar, Ravi Kumar, Vishal, Manjeet, Ashu Malik, Krishan, Vijay Kumar
Bengaluru Bulls: Vikash kandola, Mayur Kadam, Mahender Singh, Bharat, Neeraj Narwal, Saurabh Nandal, Aman
Matches: 17 | Bengaluru: 6 | Delhi: 9 | Tie: 2
Bengaluru Bulls is sitting in the fourth position in the points table with four wins and three losses. They are coming in this match with two wins and a draw to its name in the last three matches.
Dabang Delhi started the season with five wins on the trot in the first five matches. However, they could not continue its winning streak from thereon, losing the next two games to Patna Pirates and Tamil Thalaivas before this match.
Bengaluru Bulls is currently on a three-game unbeaten streak and has 24 points from seven games. The player who has had the biggest impact on them this season is Bharat, who has scored 72 raid points. He has been their biggest attacking threat while Vikash Kandola with 52 raid points has been a support raider for the team. In defence, the trio of Saurabh Nandal, Aman and Mahender Singh have been their main performers. While Nandal has scored 22 tackle points, Aman and Mahender have managed 15 and 14 tackle points respectively.
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Dabang Delhi, on the other hand, will be eager to return to winning ways. After winning its first five games of the season, they have suffered back-to-back losses and will be keen to get its campaign back on track soon. Talisman Naveen Kumar, who has scored 91 raid points already, will be their main attacking threat alongside Manjeet and Ashu Malik, who has scored 38 and 28 raid points respectively. Defensively, Krishan has been the team’s best defender with 23 tackle points. Vishal and Ravi Kumar have also chipped in with 18 and 15 tackle points respectively, while Vijay Kumar has managed 11 tackle points so far.
Where can you watch Bengaluru Bulls vs Dabang Delhi PKL 9?
Pro Kabaddi Season 9 will be telecast live on the Star Sports Network and Disney+ Hotstar from 7:30 PM onwards on Saturday, October 29.