Pro Kabaddi 2017 : In a thrilling match, Puneri Paltan beat UP Yoddha 34-33 in the Inter-Zone match at Jawaharlal Nehru stadium, Chennai on Sunday. Courtesy, Deepak Niwas Hooda’s multiple ’Super raid’ was the difference between the two teams. It was a pure show of leadership by Deepak Hooda. Although UP Yoddha had managed to turn the table in their favour in the very dying minutes of the match, Puneri Paltan edged past Nitin Tomar’s Yoddhas in the very last seconds. The Yoddhas who were trailing by 12 points at one point of the game, made a comeback with Krishna’s tackles and Tomar-Devadiga’s raids. They had managed to take a lead in the last minute but it was Puneri Paltan’s skipper Deepak Niwas Hooda who changed the course of the match into his team’s favour.
Here are Puneri Paltan vs UP Yoddha Highlights:
9:08 pm: Deepak Hooda is the Do or Die player of the match.
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9:00 pm: Paltan snatch victory from hands of Yoddhas, win match 34-33
8:58 pm: Do or Die raid for Yoddha, fails to get any point. The match has turned upside down. Paltan lead 34-33 with 15 seconds to go.
8:57 pm: Suresh Kumar gets a very crucial point for Paltan. Score tied at 33 each.
8:56 pm: Last minute of the match and Yoddhas are leading with just 1 point. Score is 33-32 for Yoddhas.
8:54 pm: Do or Die raid for Yoddha, earns 1 point and lead the match for the first time today. Score: 33-32 for Yoddha
8:53 pm; Paltan on raid, fails to get a point; Score tied at 32 each.
8:52 pm: Abhishek Bacchhan in the house, looked tensed.
8:51 pm: Deepak Hooda on raid, but for the first time today gets trapped by Yoddha players. Score: 32-30 for Paltan.
8:48 pm: Nitin Tomar on raid, a successful attack, gets 2 points.
8:47 pm: Do or Die raid for Paltan, fails miserably, Score: 30-22 for Paltan.
8:45 pm: Paltan on raid, gets no point but no worries as Pune still leads with 11 points.
8:44 pm: Nitin Tomar on raid, fails miserably, gets trapped by Paltan defenders.
8:43 pm: Rohit Kumar on raid for Paltan, earns 1 point.
8:42 pm: Yoddha All out, Deepak Hooda with fourth Super Tackle raid. Score: 28-17 for Paltan.
8:40 pm: Deepak on raid, Super Tackle on for UP, earns no point goes back safe.
8:39 pm: Deepak on raid, gets 1 more point, Paltan extends lead to 10 points. Score: 24-14 for Paltan.
8:38 pm: Nitin Tomar on raid, gets trapped by a Puneri Paltan defender.
8:36 pm: Deepak Hooda on raid, gets his 3rd Super tackle raid; Score 22-14
8:35 pm: Sandeep Narwal on raid, earns no point. Score: 18-14 for Paltan.
8:33 pm: Deepak Hooda on raid for second half, earns no point. In very next raid Nitin Tomar, also gets no point.
8:27 pm: At Half time, Paltan lead 18-14.
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8:25 pm: Nitin Tomar on raid, gets 2 point.
8:25 pm: Monu of Paltan on raid, gets 2 points. Score 15-12 for Paltan.
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8:24 pm: Deepak Hooda on raid, earns no point goes back safe. In very next raid UP also gets no point and goes back safe.
8:21 pm: Both teams are playing a neck-to-neck game, both defence and attack are playing at their best. Score: 13-12 for Paltan.
8:20 pm: With few minutes to go, High 5 for Sagar Krishna of UP.
8:18 pm: Super Tackle on for UP, but Patlan earns 1 point. In the very next raid Yoddha gets 1 point as well. Score 11-10 for Puneri Paltan.
8:16 pm: Deepak back on strike with 4 UP players on mat, earns 1 point.
9:15 pm:Rajesh Mondal on raid for Paltan but pure show of power by UP players, Score: tied at 9 each.
8:14 pm: Deepak on raid for Paltan, earns no point goes back safe.
8:12 pm: Super Tackle by Sandeep Narwal, UP close up the lead. Score 9-8 for Paltan.
8:10 pm: Devadiga gets Super raid for Yoddha, decision contested by Paltan. Review unsuccessful. Score tied at 5 each
8:08 pm: Tomar on raid, claimed for a toe touch, but refree did not agree. Goes back without point.
8:07 pm: UP on raid, but fails to get back safely, great tackle by Paltans. Deepak Hooda on Do or Die raid, gets 3 b points for Paltan. But the decision is contested by Nitin Tomar. Review unsuccessful. Score: 5-2 for Paltan.
8:03 pm: Deepak Hooda on raid, earns no point goes back safely. Score: 2-1 for UP Yoddha
8:02 pm: Rajesh Mondal on raid, but fails to get a point. A great tackle by UP
8:01 pm: Nitin Tomar on raid, and earns 1 point.
7:59 pm: Puneri Paltan win toss and chose court. Devadiga on raid for UP, and a great tackle by Sandeep Narwal. Paltan open the tally with 1 point.
7:52 pm: Puneri Paltans have entered the stadium. UP Yoddha’s also in the arena now. It is a match between Sandeep Narwal of Paltan vs Nitin Tomar of UP Yoddha.
7:50 pm: The match is about to start shortly.
7:45 pm: Puneri Paltan 7: Deepak Hooda, Rajesh Mondal, Sandeep Narwal, Girish Maruti Ernak, Monu, Ziaur Rahman, Ravi Kumar
7:35 pm: UP Yoddha 7: Nitin Tomar (c), Rishank Devadiga, Hadi Tajik, Jeeva Kumar, Surender Singh, Sagar Krishna, Nitesh Kumar
6:45 pm: Puneri Paltan is all set all geared up for the match.
— Puneri Paltan (@PuneriPaltan) September 30, 2017
6:22 pm: On the occasion of Dussehra, UP Yoddha players wish their fans ‘Happy Dussehra’.
— UP YODDHA (@UpYoddha) September 30, 2017
6:00 pm: Hello and welcome to live commentary for Puneri Paltan vs UP Yodha. It is an Inter-Zonal Challenge Week and the match will be played at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium, Chennai.