The Gujarat Fortunegiants have extended their winning run by defeating and this time humiliating the double defending champions Patna Pirates by 33-29. It was the second encounter between the two heavyweights and it was Gujarat that got the better of Patna again. It was the defence of the Fortunegiants that did all the work as the Iranian defenders Abozar Mighani and Fazel Atrachali kept Pardeep Narwal quiet all night. Gujarat Fortunegiants have made their way into the play-offs.
HIGHLIGHTS, PRO KABADDI LEAGUE 2017: GUJARAT FORTUNEGIANTS vs PATNA PIRATES
The Perfect Raider of the Match is presented to Mahendra Rajput from Gujarat Fortunegiants with 6 raid points.
The Perfect Raider of the Match is presented to Fazel Atrachali of Gujarat Fortunegiants with 5 tackle points.
The Do or Die player of the Match is awarded to Sachin of Gujarat Fortunegiants.
21.00 IST: FULL TIME!! Gujarat Fortunegiants have defeated Patna Pirates with ease as they have now won both encounters against the defending champions. Gujarat Fortunegiants 33-29 Patna Pirates.
20.59 IST: A super tackle by the Patna defenders to claim 2 tackle points. Gujarat 33-29 Patna
20.55 IST: Bonus point collected by the Patna raider. Gujarat 33-27 Patna
20.54 IST: Sachin manages a 2 touch point raid and with just a minute left, Patna have no chance of creating a comeback. Gujarat 33-26 Patna
20.54 IST: Pardeep Narwal is taken out by the Fortunegiants. Gujarat 31-26 Patna
20.53 IST: A touch point picked up by the Patna raider. Gujarat 30-26 Patna
20.51 IST: Do or Die raid for Gujarat as Sachin enters and escapes with a touch point. A lead of 5 points. Gujarat 30-25 Patna
20.50 IST: Do or Die raid for Patna as Monu enters and is taken down by the Gujarat defence. Gujarat 29-25 Patna
20.49 IST: Rajput is rammed out of the lobby by the Patna defence. Gujarat 28-25 Patna
20.48 IST: Bonus point picked up by Monu for the Pirates. Gujarat 28-24 Patna
20.47 IST: Do or Die raid for Gujarat as Sachin enters and is taken down by the Pirate's defence. Gujarat 28-23 Patna
20.46 IST: Do or Die raid for Patna as Pardeep enters and is grabbed by the Fortunegiants. Gujarat 28-22 Patna
20.42 IST: Rajput easily picks up a touch point for the Fortunegiants. Gujarat 27-22 Patna
20.41 IST: Monu Goyat is rammed out of the lobby by the Fortunegiants defence. Gujarat 26-22 Patna
20.40 IST: Do or Die raid as Mahender Rajput enters and claims a bonus point. Gujarat 25-22 Patna
20.39 IST: ALL OUT for Gujarat as Pardeep is back in form as Patna Pirates create a comeback. Gujarat 24-22 Patna
20.38 IST: Pardeep Narwal claims his first raid point of the night. Gujarat 24-18 Patna
20.36 IST: Mahender Rajput enters and escapes with 2 touch points and a bonus point. Gujarat have been efficient. Gujarat 24-17 Patna
20.36 IST: Vijay escapes with 2 touch point for Patna. Patna eye an all out. Gujarat 21-17 Patna
20.35 IST: A super tackle as Gujarat's defence slam down Pardeep Narwal. Gujarat 21-15 Patna
20.34 IST: Mahender Rajput manages a bonus point for the Fortunegiants. Gujarat 19-15 Patna
20.32 IST: Do or Die raid for Patna as Monu enters and escapes!! He claims 2 touch points. Gujarat 18-15 Patna
20.30 IST: Do or Die raid for Gujarat as Rohit Gulia enters and is taken out by the Pirates. Gujarat 18-13 Patna
20.28 IST: The second half resumes, will Gujarat win the match of do Patna Pirates have something up their sleeve?. Stay tuned to Khel Kabaddi!!
20.22 IST: Half Time!! An enticing first half as it seems that the defending champions have met their match as Gujarat Fortunegiants lead by a margin of 6 points. Gujarat 18-12 Patna Pirates.
20.21 IST: Gujarat usher out Monu Goyat from Patna to claim a tackle point. Gujarat 18-12 Patna
20.20 IST: Do or Die raid for Gujarat as Ranjit enters and is taken down by the Pirate's defence. Gujarat 17-12 Patna
20.19 IST: Do or Die raid for Patna Pirates as Pardeep enters and is taken out by the Gujarat defence. Gujarat 17-11 Patna
20.18 IST: Patna's defence have brutally tackled Sachin to claim a point. Gujarat 16-11 Patna
20.17 IST: Monu gets a touch on the Gujarat defence to revive Pardeep. Gujarat 16-10 Patna
20.15 IST: Do or Die raid for Gujarat as Ranjit enters and is takend down by the Pirate's defence. Gujarat 16-9 Patna
20.14 IST: Pardeep Narwal is sent to the bench again. Not a single raid point collected by the Dubki King till now. Gujarat 16-8 Patna
20.13 IST: Bonus point picked up by Sachin and as Monu enters for a raid, the Fortunegiants smack him down. Gujarat 15-8 Patna
20.13 IST: ALL OUT for Patna Pirates as Gujarat dominate the match in the first half. Gujarat 13-8 Patna
20.12 IST: Do or Die raid for Patna as Pardeep enters and is tackled by the Fortunegiant's defence.Bonus collected by the raider. Gujarat 9-7 Patna
20.09 IST: Rohit Gulia manages to perform a super raid on the Pirates defence. A huge difference. Technical point given to the Pirates. Gujarat 8-6 Patna
20.09 IST: Do or Die raid for Gujarat as Ranjit enters and is slammed down by the Patna defence. Gujarat 5-5 Patna
20.08 IST: The Fortunegiants lead as the usher out Monu Goyat from the Pirates. Gujarat 4-5 Patna
20.08 IST: Pardeep has been targeted by the Fortunegiants again. The Dubki King is shown NO MERCY!! Gujarat 4-4 Patna
20.07 IST: Bonus picked up by Monu for the Pirates. Gujarat 3-4 Patna
20.06 IST: Sachin is taken down by the Patna defence to claim a tackle point. Gujarat 3-3 Patna
20.05 IST: Do or Die for Gujarat as Ranjit picks his man perfectly with a touch point. Gujarat 3-2 Patna
20.04 IST: Pardeep Narwal is slammed to the mat by the Gujarat defenders as they take no risks. Gujarat 2-2 Patna
20.04 IST: Pirate's raider gets rid of the Fortunegiant defender to claim a touch point. Gujarat 1-2 Patna
20.03 IST: Bonus picked up by Monu for Patna. Gujarat 1-1 Patna
20.01 IST: Sachin starts the scoring for Gujarat by taking out the big fish, Pardeep Narwal. Gujarat 1-0 Patna
20.00 IST: Gujarat win the toss and choose court. The Patna Pirates will raid first. The countdown begins and it's Game On!!
20.00 IST: Revenge is on the cards for sure. The two team captains Sukesh Hedge of Gujarat Fortunegiants and Pardeep Narwal of Patna Pirates are brought in for the toss.
19.54 IST: The new heavyweights of the division, the Gujarat Fortunegiants enter the Sawai Stadium looking for another win.
19.52 IST: The Patna Pirates have entered Jaipur, they will look for blood against their new rivals.