PKL Season 9 : Key updates and Stats from Matchday 29

PKL Season 9 - Key updates and Events from Day 29

1. Bengaluru Bulls defenders scored at least 2 or more Tackle points – Last night’s first fixture between Bengaluru Bulls and Haryana Steelers was one for the ages. By the end of the first 20 minutes, Bulls were leading by 16 points and when the match ended Haryana fell short of just 3 points. The Bengaluru raiders did play their part but the defense had put on a show and a performance to remember. Every defender on the mat scored at least 2 or more than 2 tackle points. Captain and Left cover Mahender Singh led from the front and completed his first High 5 of the season. He had his defensive partners supporting him with Saurabh Nandal trapping 3 Haryana raiders. Left Corner Aman followed Saurabh’s lead winning 3 tackle points and Right cover Mayur Kadam aided for his side’s win as he bagged 2 tackle points.

2. Veteran Raider K. Prapanjan completed 400 PKL career raid points – Former U Mumba, Telegu Titans, Tamil Thalaivas and Bengal Warriors Raider K. Prapanjan who is now wearing the colors of Haryana scored his 400th raid point in PKL career last night. Prapanjan raided 5 times against Bulls last night in which he had 2 successful raids and 3 unsuccessful raids. He managed to bring back only 3 raid points (2 bonus points and 1 touch point) and his side lost the match as well but he is currently in the 24th position in terms of all time PKL raid points.

3. Tamil Thalaivas’ winning streak ended by table toppers “Paltan” – The second match of day 29 saw Puneri Paltan pick up a narrow victory against Tamil Thalaivas by just 1 point. The Paltan led by Captain Fazel Atrachali turned the game around in the second half despite the fact that Thalaiavas were leading during the half-time. The Sultan Atrachali completed his 400th tackle point in PKL career thanks to his High 5. He was helped by other defenders as well meanwhile, Aslam Inamdar and Akash Shinde took care of the offensive front and helped the team win by 34-35.

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