Patna: The fourth season of Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League was held in Patna on Thursday. The match was played by Patna Pirates and Bengaluru Bulls.
Patna Pirates defeated Bengaluru Bulls by 31-25 in their hometown.
The players of Patna Pirates, Pardeep Narwal scored eight raid points while Kuldeep Singh was a rock at the back for Patna Pirates as they stayed unbeaten in the fourth season.
Their fourth straight win helped them to reach to the third place simply behind Jaipur Pink Panthers and Puneri Paltan on the score board.
The second defeat of ‘Bengaluru Bulls' pushed them down to fourth place with 19 points from six games.
Patna Pirates star Pardeep Narwal after 6 minutes opened his account in the seventh moment as Patna Pirates drove 5-3.
Pawan Kumar of Bengaluru Bulls scored two points to revive Rohit Kumar in the ninth moment. Rohit Kumar constrained a super tacke with an amazing dash on Pardeep Narwal as Bulls drove 8-7 after 10 minutes.
Rohit Kumar scored three raid points for Bengaluru Bulls in the first half and Pawan Kumar scored five raid points.
Rajesh Mondal and Pardeep Narwal of Patna Pirates scored five and four raid points respectively in the first half. In the last minute of the first half, Bengaluru Bulls made two more empty raids as they trailed 12-15 going into the break.
The 39th minute of the match gave Patna Pirates an unassailable eight-point lead. In the end, Bengaluru Bulls managed to reduce the victory margin to less than seven as they lost 25-31.