With 58 points Gujarat Fortunegiants top the table in zone A, defeats Haryana Steelers for the first time
It was cracking start for Gujarat Fortunegiants by Mahendra Ganesh Rajput, first raid and 3 point super raid, while Monu Goyat came back empty hand. Haryana Steelers could score their first 2 points in the 4th minute which came through defense. Gujarat Fortungiants was in the early control of the game and inflicted the first all-out in the 9th minute, and Haryana Steelers were trailing by 7 points, 11-4.
Sachin and Prapanjan continue to damage, Haryana Steelers's defense failed to impress in the first half with just 2 tackle points in the first half. Monu Goyat's 3 points super raid in the 18th minute made a possibility of Haryana Steelers comeback, but Sachin's 2 points raid in the 19th minute added up to Gujarat Fortunegiants total and at the stroke of half time Haryana Steelers were trailing by 6 points, 21-15.
In the second half Haryana Steelers had a chance to make a come-back, as the two super tackles in 23rd and 24th minute narrowed the gap with just 4 points difference, but they succumbed against Gujarat Fortunegiants attack lead by Sachin and inflicted the second all-out in the 29th minute, took 10 points lead, 29-19.
Parvesh Bhainswal continued his stellar performance completed his 100 PKL points, with his 6 tackle points, 2nd consecutive 100% strike rate. Sachin too continue to be consistent with his performance with another super 10 to his name. With 5 wins, 1 draw, 1 loss, Gujarat Fortunegiants turned out to be the most successful team at home, concluded the last game at home with final score of, 40-31.
Once again Haryans Steelers defense was struggling, though in attack Monu Goyat managed to score super 10 but Vikas Kandola was quite against brilliant defense of Gujarat Fortunegiants and could just score 6 points.
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