Bengaluru Bulls tame the Titans to claim their fourth victory
Bengaluru Bulls continued their winning run in the Pro Kabaddi 2019 as they defeated Telugu Titans 41-26 to claim their third straight win. Star raider Pawan Kumar Sehrawat and Bengaluru skipper Rohit Kumar were the top performers for their team with 17 (13 raid points) and eight points respectively.
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With two close wins in their previous matches, the Bulls were all charged up to take on the Titans at Patna's Patliputra Indoor Stadium. The game started with Rohit picking the opening points for the Bulls. Couple of successful raids from Siddharth Desai put Telugu Titans in the lead. Desai picked up 11 raid points and also reached a milestone of 250 raid points in the PKL before he was tackled by Pawan and get Bengaluru a small lead.
Pawan Kumar Sehrawat registered 400 Raid Points in PKL
While Pawan and Rohit were taking care of the raiding department for Bengaluru, the defense was on point with Mahender Singh picking up seven points. Apart from one Super Raid from Armaan, the Bengaluru defense did not give away much points. The Bangalore based team got seven super tackles to avoid an all-out from the opposition. While Telugu Titans also put up a fine performance during the raids, the defense seemed a little loose for the team. Vishal Bharadwaj emerged as the best defender for the Titans with six tackle points.
With this win, Bengaluru Bulls have climbed to the third place in the Pro Kabaddi Points Table. They have 20 points to their name, just behind Dabang Delhi and Jaipur Pink Panthers. They will face Haryana Steelers on Sunday, while the Titans will be up against Gujarat Fortune Giants.
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Match Preview: Head to Head Telugu Titans playing against Bengaluru Bulls
In search of their first win of the Pro Kabaddi 2019, Telugu Titans will take on upbeat Bengaluru Bulls in the match number 31 at Patna. The Bulls will be full of energy after their two back to back wins while the Titans will be relieved having tied their last match against the UP Yoddhas. Bengaluru Bulls have an upper hand over the Titans, having won 9 of their 15 encounters in the PKL, with three wins to Titans and three ties.
WHO WILL WIN - Desai Brothers or Pawan Sehrawat?