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Tamil Thalaivas down Haryana Steelers with dominant defensive display and climb to fourth on the table

Tamil Thalaivas down Haryana Steelers with dominant defensive display and climb to fourth on the table

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A dogged defensive display from the Tamil Thalaivas helped them beat the Haryana Steelers 45-26. Manjeet was the Thalaivas’ top scorer with 10 points, while Sagar and Surjeet Singh combined for 15 tackle points in a terrific outing for their side. The Steelers picked up a couple of points in the first raid of the game, courtesy of a bonus point and a self out by Surjeet Singh, but the Thalaivas dominated proceedings post that. Manjeet picked up three touch points, and Tamil’s defence pinned down Meetu and Vikash Kandola to leave Haryana with just a solitary man on the mat. Sagar pinned down the lone Steeler with a Double Thigh Hold to help the Thalaivas inflict an All Out and take a 9-2 lead. The Thalaivas extended their lead to 11, courtesy of Sagar and Surjeet’s assured tackling. M...
Super 10 specialists Arjun Deshwal and Naveen Kumar to face off when Pink Panthers take on Dabang Delhi

Super 10 specialists Arjun Deshwal and Naveen Kumar to face off when Pink Panthers take on Dabang Delhi

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An explosive doubleheader will kickstart the week’s action in vivo Pro Kabaddi. The red-hot Tamil Thalaivas will battle the resurgent Haryana Steelers in the first game, and later, the Jaipur Pink Panthers will go head-to-head against Dabang Delhi K.C. Check out our preview for both matches: Match 45: Tamil Thalaivas vs Haryana Steelers The Tamil Thalaivas have had a good season thus far. They are unbeaten in five games and sit fifth on the points table. Their defence has played a significant role in their success this season. Skipper Surjeet leads the league in tackle points (22), while corner defender Sagar has the most High 5s in Season 8 (three). Manjeet and Ajinkya Pawar have been vital on offence, and the Thalaivas will be leaning on the duo to continue performing well an...
Ajinkya Pawar’s incredible form continues as Tamil Thalaivas and Patna Pirates play out a tie

Ajinkya Pawar’s incredible form continues as Tamil Thalaivas and Patna Pirates play out a tie

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A back-and-forth contest between the Tamil Thalaivas and Pirates finished in a 30-30 tie. They extended their unbeaten streaks to five and four games, respectively. Ajinkya Pawar stole the show, scoring 12 points after coming off the bench. The game was evenly poised for the first eight minutes, but a two-point from Monu Goyat turned the tide in the Pirates’ favour. Mohammadreza Chiyaneh and Prashanth Kumar Rai’s solid work on defence gave Patna a four-point lead as they closed in on an All Out. Ajinkya Pawar came off the bench and picked up bonus points at will, but Patna continued to add to their tally with touches and tackles and reduced the Thalaivas to just a couple of men on the mat. Monu’s excellent Ankle Hold on Pawar helped the Pirates finally inflict an All Out to take a seven-...
Points table summit in sight for Patna Pirates when they take on Tamil Thalaivas

Points table summit in sight for Patna Pirates when they take on Tamil Thalaivas

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The top three of the vivo Pro Kabaddi standings could get a big makeover after today’s intriguing double-header. In the first game, the in-form Patna Pirates will take on the gritty Tamil Thalaivas, and later, the Bengaluru Bulls will face the Jaipur Pink Panthers. Check out our preview for both matches: Match 36: Patna Pirates vs. Tamil Thalaivas Bar the blemish against U.P. Yoddha, Patna Pirates have been perfect in vivo Pro Kabaddi Season 8. They have won 80% of their games this season, the highest in the league, and have won three on the trot. Their raiding trio of Monu Goyat, Prashanth Kumar Rai and Sachin has been the key to their success this season. Patna’s defence has also been spectacular. The Pirates average 12.6 tackle points per game, the most in the league this se...