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Patna Pirates to meet Gujarat Fortunegiants in Pro Kabaddi League final

Patna Pirates beat Bengal Warriors in Qualifier 2 and will face Gujarat Fortunegiants in the final of the Pro Kabaddi League.

other sports Updated: Oct 26, 2017 22:40 IST
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Patna Pirates players celebrate after their win against Bengal Warriors during their Pro Kabaddi League Qualifier 2 in Chennai on Thursday.(PTI)

Patna Pirates sealed its place in the final of Vivo Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) - Season 5 defeating Bengal Warriors 47-44 in the Qualifier Two at Nehru Stadium here today. For Patna Pirates, Pardeep Narwal was the star of the show once again and scored 23 raid points.

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The winners played solid defence from the back and scored 10 tackle points.

For Bengal Warriors, Maninder Singh scored 17 points but didn’t get enough support from the defenders as they scored just six tackle points.

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Bengal Warriors scored more raid points than Patna but were let down by its defenders.

Patna Pirates will now play Gujarat Fortunegiants in the final to be played here on October 28.

It is Patna Pirates’ third consecutive final in the Pro Kabaddi League.

First Published: Oct 26, 2017 22:37 IST