In Match 95 of the Pro Kabaddi League 2017 Season 5 of the Inter-Zone challenge week, it was the double defending champions Patna Pirates that escaped with a win. The hosts were trailing 0-12 in the first four minutes of the match but Delhi managed to make a comeback but only to lose by two points. The Dabang's did all they could but were no match for Pardeep Narwal's raids as the Dubki King picked up 14 raid points by himself. Two ALL OUT's were inflicted on each side. Delhi are still without a win at home as they suffered their fourth defeat in their backyard.
HIGHLIGHTS, PRO KABADDI LEAGUE 2017, MATCH 95: DABANG DELHI K.C. vs PATNA PIRATES
The Perfect Raider of the Match is presented to Pardeep Narwal of Patna Pirates with 14 raid points.
The Player of the Match is presented to Jaideep of Patna Pirates with 6 tackle points.
The Do or Die player of the Match is presented to Pardeep Narwal of Patna Pirates.
22.24 IST: FULL TIME!! Patna Pirates sneak away a win as the Dabangs of Delhi nearly made it but lost by a margin of 2 points. Patna Pirates 36-34 Dabang Delhi K.C.
22.24 IST: Meraj Sheykh claims a touch point but it's all over. Delhi 34-36 Patna
22.23 IST: Meraj escapes with a touch point on the Patna defence. Delhi 33-36 Patna
22.23 IST: Meraj claims a touch point on the Patna defence. Delhi 32-36 Patna
22.21 IST: Do or Die raid for Delhi as Abolfazl enters and is taken down by the Pirates. ALL OUT for Delhi as Patna lead. Delhi 31-36 Patna
22.21 IST: Pardeep escapes with a touch point on the Delhi defence to lead. Delhi 31-32 Patna
22.15 IST: DO or Die raid for Patna as Monu enters and escapes with a touch point. Delhi 31-31 Patna
22.14 IST: Do or Die raid for Delhi as the raider enters and escapes with a touch point to lead. Delhi 31-30 Patna
22.13 IST: Another super tackle to equalise the score again. Outstanding work from the Dabangs. Delhi 30-30 Patna
22.12 IST: Patna's defence ram down the Delhi raider again to lead by 2 points. Delhi 28-30 Patna
22.12 IST: Patna's defence hold down Delhi's Meraj to claim a tackle point. Delhi 28-29 Patna
22.11 IST: A super tackle by Delhi on the Patna raider to equalise. Delhi 28-28 Patna
22.10 IST: Do or Die raid for Delhi as Anand Patil enters and is rammed down by the Patna defence. Delhi 26-28 Patna
22.09 IST: A super tackle on Pardeep by the Dabang's defence to claim 2 points. Delhi 26-27 Patna
22.08 IST: Patna's defence ram down Abolfazl on the Dabang's do or die raid. Delhi 24-27 Patna
22.07 IST: Delhi's defender steps out of the lobby to gift the Pirates a point. Delhi 24-26 Patna
22.06 IST: Monu Goyat claims a touch point and Patna lead. Delhi 24-25 Patna
22.06 IST: Padeep escapes witha touch point on the Delhi defence to equalise. Delhi 24-24 Patna
22.05 IST: A second ALL OUT for Patna as Delhi lead for the first time in the contest. Delhi 24-23 Patna
22.04 IST: Do or Die raid for Patna as Pardeep enters and escapes with a touch and a bonus point but also gifts Delhi a technical point. Delhi 21-22 Patna
22.04 IST: Delhi's Meraj claims a touch point as they eye an all-out on Patna. Delhi 20-21 Patna
22.02 IST: Dabang claim a technical point. Delhi 19-21 Patna
22.01 IST: Meraj picks up a touch point and a technical point as the Pirate's defender steps out. Delhi 18-21 Patna
22.00 IST: Bonus poin collected by Pardeep for Patna. Delhi 16-21 Patna
21.59 IST: Abolfazl escaps the Patna defence with two touch points to edge closer. Delhi 16-20 Patna
21.59 IST: Pardeep Narwal perform's his 'Dubki'on the Delhi defence. Delhi 14-20 Patna
21.58 IST: Pardeep does the same by claiming a bonus point. Delhi 14-19 Patna
21.57 IST: Bonus point picked up by the Delhi raider. Delhi 14-18 Patna
21.55 IST: The second half resumes and the match seems to have come to life as the hosts look determined to change the atmosphere around. But will Patna allow that to happen?. Let's find out.
21.49 IST: HALF TIME!! The Patna Pirates lead by 5 points but the Dabang seem to have found their lost rhythm as they made an impressive comeback. Dabang Delhi 13-18 Patna Pirates.
21.48 IST: Pardeep escapes with a touch point on the Dabang's defence. Delhi 13-18 Patna
21.47 IST: Do or Die raid for Delhi as Abolfazl enters and escapes with a touch point quickly. Delhi 13-17 Patna
21.46 IST: Monu Goyat is slammed by the Delhi defence. Delhi 12-17 Patna
21.45 IST: Pardeep escapes with a touch point on the Delhi defence. Delhi 11-17 Patna
21.44 IST: ALL OUT for Patna Pirates. A bonus picked up by the Patna raider but Delhi finally come into action. Delhi 11-16 Patna
21.43 IST: Meraj claims a touch point on the Patna defence. Delhi 8-15 Patna
21.43 IST: Abolfazl claims a touch point on the Patna defence. Delhi 7-15 Patna
21.41 IST: Do or Die raid for Delhi as Meraj enters and a super tackle by the Patna defenders to claim 2 points. Delhi 6-15 Patna
21.38 IST: Do or Die raid for Patna as the raider enters and is taken out by the Dabang's defence. Delhi 6-13 Patna
21.36 IST: Meraj claims a touch point on the Patna defence. Delhi 5-13 Patna
21.36 IST: Delhi seem to have finally awaken as they ram down Monu Goyat. Delhi 4-13 Patna
21.35 IST: Do or Die raid for Delhi as the raider enters and takes out the defender to claim a touch point. Delhi 3-13 Patna
21.34 IST: Pardeep Narwal is taken out by the Delhi defence to claim their second point of the game. Delhi 2-13 Patna
21.33 IST: Pardeep picks up a bonus point for Patna. Delhi 1-13 Patna
21.32 IST: Abolfazl is taken out by the Patna defence to lead by 11 points. Delhi 1-12 Patna
21.31 IST: Do or Die raid for Monu Goyatr and finally Delhi score as the ram the raider out. Delhi 1-11 Patna
21.30 IST: Patna ram down the Delhi raider to lead. Delhi 0-11 Patna
21.29 IST: ALL OUT for Dabang Delhi K.C. as Patna lead and not a single point scored for Delhi. Delhi 0-10 Patna
21.28 IST: Monu Goyat picks up two points on the Delhi defence. The Pirates eye an ALL OUT with barely four minutes gone. Delhi 0-7 Patna
21.26 IST: Do or Die raid for Delhi as the raider enters and is taken down by the Patna defence. Delhi 0-5 Patna
21.24 IST: The scoring begins with a super raid by Pardeep Narwal on the Delhites to claims four points. Delhi 0-4 Patna
21.23 IST: Patna Pirates win the toss and choose court. The Dabangs will raid first. It's time to Khel Kabaddi!! Ready?. Let's go!!
21.22 IST: The two team captains are brought in for the toss. Meraj Sheykh from Delhi and Pardeep Narwal of Patna.
21.21 IST: Looking for a desperate win, the Dabangs od Delhi enter the arena.
21.20 IST: The double defending champions, the Patna Pirates enter Delhi.