Pro Kabaddi 2017: In match number 118 of Pro Kabaddi League Season 5, Jaipur Pink Panthers clash against Dabang Delhi at Sawai Man Singh Stadium, Jaipur. It is a Zone A fixture and is the home ground of Pink Panthers. In head-to-head record both the teams have one point each with Dabang Delhi claiming first blood and Jaipur avenging the loss in the next clash. Jaipur is eyeing a revival after the loss to Puneri Paltan on Sunday while Delhi would be looking for a win to boost their spirits after a string of bad performances throughout the season. Jaipur Pink Panthers is led by Manjeet Chillar, who has been a pivot to the team’s defence along with Siddharth Dahiya, Sunil and Somvir Shekhar. These all combined make a formidable wall which has been difficult, but not impossible, to break for the raiders this season. Moreover, the raid department is led by Jasvir Singh, Pawan Kumar and Tushar Patil. On the other hand, Dabang Delhi will be depending on their Iranian duo of Meraj Sheykh and Abolfazl Maghsoudlou who are responsible to keep the scoreboard ticking. Rohit Baliyan and R Sriram’s inclusion will also prove to be vital in this respect for these raiders has given glimpses of their prowess. Currently, Jaipur Pink Panthers are placed fifth in the Zone A table with 50 points in 18 matches. They have won eight, lost nine and drawn one. On the other hand, Dabang Delhi, is at the last position in Zone A with 31 points in 19 matches. Their chance to feature in the playoffs is already gone.
Here are Jaipur Pink Panthers vs Dabang Delhi score updates:
9:55 pm Tushar escapes a feeble ankle hold attempt on the left corner by Yartharth.
9:52 pm Pawan cleans up as he takes a running hand touch. Score 21:17 for Jaipur.
9:51 pm Tushar on raid scores 3 points for Jaipur. Score now tied at 15 for each.
9:45 pm At halftime, score 14-13 in favour of Delhi.
9:43 pm Anand Patil gets a bonus for Delhi. Pawan too gets a point for Jaipur. It’s even-stevens at the moment. Score reads 11-11.
9:42 pm In his six raid attempts he hasn’t been able to get a single point under his belt.
9:41 pm Nitin goes for a raid. But he has been unsuccessful in his soujourn so far.
9:40 pm Nitin does a good job in defence traps Dabang raiders; score 11-11.
9:39 pm Super tackle by Delhi gives them 2 points and the lead; score 11-10.
9: 38 pm In latest attack by Pawan, he gets a point but loses another after being blocked; score 10-9.
9:36 pm Super tackle by Dabang gets them 2 points; score 9:7
9:35 pm Fazal on raid, was just not thinking, went for bonus point when none was available; realises mistake goes back only to be trapped.
9:34 pm Nitin on attack, he has 5 raid points, but scores none this time.
9:33 pm Do or Die raid gets point for Panthers. Score 8:5
9:32 pm Meraj on the raid. He got too adventurous gets trapped easily. Score 7:5 for Panthers.
9:31pm Meraj makes great trap move on Pawan. Pulls Dabang to within 1 point of Jaipur. Score 6:5 for Panthers.
9: 30 pm Dabang failing to score points. It took Abul to get team moving in 5th mins grabbing 2 points on raid
9:28 pm Super raid by Panthers with Nitin gets 4 points; score 5:2 for Panthers.
9:27 pm With 3 mins gone Dabang lead 2-1.
9:25 pm Pawan gets first touch point for Panthers. Score 1:0.
9:18 pm After their loss, Jiapur’s confidence will be low in front of Delhi.
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