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Jaipur defeat Delhi in PKL

IANS  |  Ranchi 

A terrific all-round performance by Pink Panthers saw them thrash Dabang 36-25 in a Pro League (PKL) contest here on Sunday.

Nitin Rawal and Pawan Kumar combined to score 12 raid points while Manjeet Chhillar and Sidharth scored nine tackle points for

It was a disappointing performance by as they were second best for majority of the match. Abolfazl scored six raid points for

remain fifth in the Zone A table with 36 points from 11 matches. Delhi remain rooted bottom of the table with 28 points from 11 matches.

Pawan scored with a two-point raid in the second minute to give Jaipur 3-0 lead. Abolfazl opened Delhi's account in the third minute. Jaipur led 5-3 after five minutes and looked like the better side.

Delhi scored a tackle point in the 10th minute to level the game at 6-6. The next few minutes saw both teams exchange raid and tackle points as it was 7-7 in the 13th minute.

Jaipur inflicted an all out in the 15th minute to lead 14-8. Delhi were looking a bit hapless as Jaipur went into the break leading 18-9.

Delhi began the second half in the worst possible fashion as they suffered another all out in the 24th minute to trail 12-24. Captain Meraj Sheykh was having an off day for Delhi as they struggled to get raid points on the board.

Afterwards, it was a matter of consolidating the lead for Jaipur as they coasted to the handsome win.



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First Published: Sun, September 17 2017. 21:56 IST