VIVO Pro Kabaddi 2021 highlights, Bengaluru: On the last day of the 2021 year, Patna Pirates and Tamil Thalaivas earn huge wins against Bengal Warriors and Puneri Paltan respectively. Happy New Year to all of you from thesportshabit.com.
Nothing seems to go in Puneri Paltan’s way as they failed to make an impact in the raiding department. However, their defense was slightly better than Tamil Thalaivas’s but was not enough. Tamil Thalaivas vs Puneri Paltan 2021 highlights, 36-26.
The defending champions have slipped into a rough patch after a huge loss against Dabang Delhi. Coming into this game they still were on that previous defeat’s hangover. They failed to beat Patna in any department. Patna Pirates vs Bengal Warriors 2021 highlights, 44-30.
VIVO Pro Kabaddi 2021 highlights: Tamil wins thier first match.
Puneri Paltan due to an early all-out were down by 9 points. That lead went into the break with Tamil Thalaivas but Puneri Paltan were able to make a dent of three points from that.
Surjeet Singh excelled defensively, tackling Rahul Chaudhary twice. Tamil Thalaivas at the halftime break outscored their opponents by 5 points in raid points and they were outscored 5-4 in tackle points. Manjeet led the Tamil offense.
Puneri Paltan gave a huge blow to the Thalaivas in the very first raid of the second half. Aslam Inamdar gave the all-out and reduced the lead to just three points. The Paltan’s defense then gave a point hence making it a one-point game.
It was time for Ajinkya Pawar to light up. The game turned again in Tamil Thalaivas’ favor and led by 7 points. The orange army failed to overcome that lead and eventually lost by 10 points. Pawar managed a super-10 with 11 points. While Pankaj Mohite was two points short of his super-10 for the Paltan.
The losing team lacked the firepower in raiding and also failed to give all-out to the opponents. Their discipline was also lacking as they gave four extra points. VIVO Pro Kabaddi 2021 highlights, Tamil Thalaivas vs Puneri Paltan.
Bengal on three match losing streak.
The defending champion are now on three games losing streak. Ironically, they were the ones with a nice cushion heading into the second half. Maninder Singh alone secured a super-10 for Bengal Warriors. While Amit was letting nothing go in the defensive zone.
However, Patna Pirates were not far behind though and started crawling back slowly. Monu Goyat and Sachin were the key players in this comeback. They manage to tie the score 25-25 with less than 10 minutes to go.
From then on, Patna Pirates scored 19 points while their counterpart scored only five. Goyat had an all-round performance with three points and 12 raid points.
Sunil and Neeraj Kumar grabbed seven players in the defense while Mohammedreza and Sajin grabbed four players.
Amit had a good game for Bengal Warriors ending with a high-five while Abozar had three points but in the end, Patna’s defense was more productive than Bengal’s. As well as the offense.