Patna Pirates 2nd consecutive defeat at home at defense failed against Haryana Steelers, 43 - 32
In the second match of the evening once again without the big name Monu Goyat, Haryana Steelers managed to give a tough time to Patna Pirates defenders and raiders. Pardeep Narwal started the raid and got a bonus and completed his 700 points in PKL.
In the 3rd minute Patna was trailing by 2 points and in the 8th minute Patna took one point lead and a chance to inflict all-out in the 9th minute but Kuldeep brilliant tackled which happened to be super tackle sent Pardeep on bench and another super tackle in the 11th minute sent Manjeet on the raid and Haryana was leading by 4 points, 12 - 8.
Haryana Steelers defense showed their might and scored 6 tackle points within 18 minutes of the game, while Pardeep Narwal tried his best to bring down the lead but was not supported by his defense, and Patna was trailing by 2 points in the half time - 17 - 15.
Vikas Kandola continued to damage Patna while Kuldeep was successful in keeping Patna Pirates raiders at bay. In the 28th minute Haryana Steelers inflicted the first all-out and took 8 point lead, and in the 29th minute Naveen 3 point super raid increased the gap to 10 points, 31 - 21.
In the 34th minute Haryana inflicted the 2nd all-out while poor show from the Patna Pirates defenders and 2nd raiders continued and Haryana Steelers walked away with an easy win, 43 - 32