In the first match of the Mumbai leg of the Pro Kabaddi League, Patna Pirates defeated the Tamil Thulawej by 35-24. In the first half after taking the lead of 16-9, the defending champions were dominating in the second half and easily compete in their own name. Thanks to this win, Patna Pirates is now ranked second with Zone 27 in second place and Tamil Thulavaj with 18 points.
On behalf of Patna Pirates, Monu Gayat displayed a brilliant game and scored 11 points including Super 10. Paradip Narwal scored 6 points and Jaideep also scored 5 points while performing well. Only the captain Ajay Thakur (10 points) on behalf of the Tamil Thulavaj could achieve Super 10 and none other than the raiders did not perform well. Defense did well in the first half, but Patna could not stop Pirates from winning.
— ProKabaddi (@ProKabaddi) August 26, 2017