Vastavam web: Gujarat Fortunegiants registered a resounding 45-27 win over Patna Pirates in a Pro Kabaddi Season 6 match to become the second team to qualify for the play-offs. Parvesh Bhainswal produced a superb defensive show as he scored eight tackle points. Sachin and Prapanjan contributed nine raid points each to lead their team to victory. For Pardeep Narwal, it was a day to forget as he scored just one tackle point and that cost the defending champions Patna Pirates dear.
Gujarat Fortunegiants made a strong start as they kept Pardeep Narwal quiet for the first five minutes and Sachin picked up a couple of raid points. Gujarat Fortunegiants inflicted an all out in eighth minute to open an eight-point lead of 13-5. It took Pardeep Narwal 10 minutes to open his account as Gujarat’s defence had an excellent first half. Another tackle point in the 20th minute gave Gujarat 20-12 lead at the end of the first half. Gujarat further asserted their dominance as they inflicted another all out to lead 26-13 in the 23rd minute. Patna Pirates raiders just couldn’t deal with the strong Gujarat defence and struggled to get raid points. Manjeet scored with a raid point in the 32nd minute as Patna Pirates trailed 18-32.