Haryana Steelers topple Bengaluru Bulls 33-30
Haryana Steelers won their second consecutive match as they beat Bengaluru Bulls 33-30 in their Pro Kabaddi League match at EKA Arena in Ahmedabad on Sunday.
Ahmedabad: Haryana Steelers won their second consecutive match as they beat Bengaluru Bulls 33-30 in their Pro Kabaddi League match at EKA Arena in Ahmedabad on Sunday.
Raider Vikash Khandola starred yet again for the Steelers with 12 points. Vikash started on a positive note for the Steelers, scoring a point of his very first raid. Bulls initially took the lead, but Vikash removed main man Pawan Sehrawat out of the equation during a Do-or-Die raid. In the very next minute, Steelers captain Dharmaraj Cheralathan tackled Mohit Sehrawat and got the Steelers within reach of the Bulls.
Pawan who has been in great form during this season for Bengaluru was kept in check by the defenders of Haryana. Their captain Rohit Kumar was coming up with successful raids to keep the scoreboard ticking.
Towards the end of the first period Haryana closed in on the gap with successful tackles and raids. At the start of the second-half, defender Vikas Kale was doing his job to perfection for the Steelers. They took the lead for the very first time in the match. Both teams were neck and neck and there was chance for the match to go either ways.
Vikash was trying hard to ensure Steelers walked away with five points. Apart from successful raids, the raider contributed defensively as well to take his team home as they won their third match of the season 33-30.